Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 11°C Wednesday 27 January 2021

#public money

# public-money - Thursday 7 May, 2020

The public will no longer get to know how much former Taoisigh and ex-ministers are paid
# Pensions
# Pensions

The public will no longer get to know how much former Taoisigh and ex-ministers are paid

May 7th 2020, 12:05 AM 141,607 Views 145 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty has said that it’s important for transparency on the issue and added: “At the end of the day, it’s public money.”

# public-money - Monday 13 February, 2017

Fine Gael senator who got €30k after losing his Dáil seat has only repaid €2k
# Termination Payment
# Termination Payment

Fine Gael senator who got €30k after losing his Dáil seat has only repaid €2k

Feb 13th 2017, 6:10 AM 24,555 Views 29 Comments

Six members of the Dáil and Seanad received termination payments last year.

# public-money - Friday 4 November, 2016

Oireachtas committee to investigate the funding of Mary Robinson Library
# Public Money
# Public Money

Oireachtas committee to investigate the funding of Mary Robinson Library

Nov 4th 2016, 1:28 PM 13,242 Views 36 Comments

The library is due to be built in Mary Robinson’s family home in Ballina.

# public-money - Monday 20 July, 2015

Ministers don't have to explain most of their €1.4 million personal expenses
# Public Purse
# Public Purse

Ministers don't have to explain most of their €1.4 million personal expenses

Jul 20th 2015, 5:30 PM 38,956 Views 192 Comments

A new analysis of official figures by TheJournal.ie.

# public-money - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Here's what PAC discovered about how public money was wasted
# Costly
# Costly

Here's what PAC discovered about how public money was wasted

Oct 2nd 2014, 4:10 PM 11,695 Views 19 Comments

It has also listed spending recommendations to public bodies.

# public-money - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

This crazy video of a politician weeping uncontrollably is going viral in Japan
# Sob Story
From The Daily Edge
# Sob Story

This crazy video of a politician weeping uncontrollably is going viral in Japan

Jul 2nd 2014, 4:35 PM 15,794 Views 40 Comments

Is he sorry? We think he’s sorry.

# public-money - Monday 14 April, 2014

Over 100 Section 38 charities should have allowances stopped - HSE
# Charity Pay
# Charity Pay

Over 100 Section 38 charities should have allowances stopped - HSE

Apr 14th 2014, 1:27 PM 10,300 Views 10 Comments

The recommendations come after a HSE review of Section 38 pay agreement.

# public-money - Thursday 10 April, 2014

PAC want more answers from Rehab and today they hope to get them
# Round 2
# Round 2

PAC want more answers from Rehab and today they hope to get them

Apr 10th 2014, 7:30 AM 2,752 Views 5 Comments

John McGuinness said the last time answers had to be “dragged” out of Rehab – today they want answers on public money and the group’s governance.

# public-money - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Angela Kerins quits her role as Rehab CEO
# Gone
# Gone

Angela Kerins quits her role as Rehab CEO

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:02 AM 18,196 Views 102 Comments

Kerins says that she is leaving because of “the toll that public controversy has taken on the Rehab Group and my own family”.

# public-money - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Criminal Legal Aid has cost the State more than €188 million since 2010
# Public Money
# Public Money

Criminal Legal Aid has cost the State more than €188 million since 2010

Jul 21st 2013, 6:41 PM 5,583 Views 84 Comments

Should the government try to recoup that money? One Fine Gael TD says it should.

# public-money - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Public service allowances: see all the figures for yourself
# Allowances
# Allowances

Public service allowances: see all the figures for yourself

Jul 4th 2012, 1:13 PM 32,678 Views 112 Comments

From cost of living allowances to clothing payments… all the info is here.

# public-money - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Protesters take over NAMA-owned building and open it to the public
# Unlock NAMA
# Unlock NAMA

Protesters take over NAMA-owned building and open it to the public

Jan 28th 2012, 12:33 PM 5,367 Views 42 Comments

The Unlock NAMA group has taken over a building in Dublin’s city centre this morning – and plans to open more of NAMA’s buildings to the public.