Wednesday 21 February 2018

Pension pot of €75m for those who failed State

As another harsh Budget looms, people in power at time of crisis in 2008 are sheltered from storm, writes Daniel McConnell

Imagine giving €75m of your money to a bunch of deficient and failed politicians and officials on whose watch the worst economic collapse in the history of the State unfolded.

Well, that is exactly what the taxpayers of this country are doing for the class of 2008, the men and women of politics and the civil service who we charged with the safe running of the State and who abandoned their posts and have since departed for cosy retirement.

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