Tuesday 28 February 2017

Landlords of Leinster House declare interests

Shane Ross

Leinster House
Leinster House
Simon Coveney
Richard Bruton

Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams receives a pension from the Queen of England. The ghosts of nationalists past must be haunting his Donegal holiday home.

The last republican standing in Limerick, Fianna Fail's Willie O'Dea, is a director of - and a shareholder in - a UK company called 'Union Jack Oil'. The party's founder, Eamon de Valera, must be rotating in Glasnevin cemetery.

Ten Labour Party TDs (one-third of the parliamentary party) are landlords or landowners. James Connolly would have imploded.

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