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From TheJournal.ie Should TDs be allowed to hire family members? Yes, of course! Opinion

Should TDs be allowed to hire family members? Yes, of course!

Hiring a family member can be advantageous to accomplishing the work that voters demand of our TDs.

From TheJournal.ie Column: How much does each TD actually cost the State? Opinion

Column: How much does each TD actually cost the State?

The annual pay of ministers and TDs doesn’t come close to recognising the true financial cost of hiring them, writes Sarah O’Neill.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Ming’ Flanagan on €9k signpost donation: I’m keeping my election promise Political Pay

‘Ming’ Flanagan on €9k signpost donation: I’m keeping my election promise

The Independent TD says he is trying to keep the donation quiet as his phone begins ringing again with requests for the half of his salary that he has pledged to give away.

From TheJournal.ie Michael Kitt to be new Leas Ceann Comhairle Leas Ceann Comhairle

Michael Kitt to be new Leas Ceann Comhairle

The Fianna Fail deputy will be on a salary of €133,826 for role as deputy chairman of the Dail.