Friday 9 December 2016

Obscene pensions still being paid to retiring politicians

Published 08/06/2015 | 02:30

Eamon Gilmore, who announced last week he will not contest Labour’s selection convention for the next general election. Photo: Frank McGrath
Eamon Gilmore, who announced last week he will not contest Labour’s selection convention for the next general election. Photo: Frank McGrath

Eamon Gilmore’s comments in last Saturday’s edition of the Irish Independent contrasted sharply with the piece the previous day on the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission’s report, headed: ‘Most vulnerable forced to bear brunt of recession’.

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That report underlines the unfairness of the decisions taken by the Government in which

Mr Gilmore was second in command.

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