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Sunday 18 February 2018

Questions surrounding John McGuinness

Fionnan Sheahan

Fionnan Sheahan

1 Why did you not ask more questions at the time about the cost of your ministerial office being kitted out for €250,000?

2 Why did you not hire someone to cover for maternity leave in your office, rather than allowing your son to chalk up an overtime bill of €30,000?

3 What value was there to the taxpayer of bringing your wife on trade missions?

4 How much did it cost to bring your wife on the trip to London, discussed at the Dail PAC meeting?

5 How much did it cost to bring your wife on the trip to Scotland, discussed at the Dail PAC meeting?

6 Do you stand over your claim that "powerful forces" in the civil service and Government are conspiring against you?

7Who are the unnamed officials you claim are leaking information about you?

8 Do you believe the PAC is the only committee that should hold the banking inquiry?

9 Who are the "cabal of five civil servants who are trying to block or water down a banking inquiry"?

10 Do you believe your handling of these controversies has damaged the credibility of the Dail Pac?

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