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#Travel allowances

# travel-allowances - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Oireachtas questioning legal advice about use of travel expenses

The head of the Houses of the Oreachtas Commission believes allowances should not cover travel around the country.

# travel-allowances - Friday 6 July, 2012

Column: TD expenses controversy misses the point

If TDs are found to be misusing travel allowances but didn’t know about it, writes Eoin O’Malley, maybe the rules are the problem…

# travel-allowances - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Oireachtas confirms Pearse Doherty did NOT breach expenses rules

Leinster House affirms that Pearse Doherty’s travel expenses would more than cover the amount he received.

# travel-allowances - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Pearse Doherty to meet with Oireachtas after 'conflicting' statements over €8k

Sinn Féin says its finance spokesperson has received conflicting information from the Oireachtas on his use of €8,000 in travel allowances to hire staff and whether he can retrospectively put it towards the cost of a car purchase.