Sunday 17 December 2017

Straight answers needed to taxing Bertie questions

Fionnan Sheahan

Fionnan Sheahan

When Bertie Ahern looked me in the eye and said, "Yes", what he really meant was "No".

Imagine my shock yesterday when the Taoiseach entirely contradicted the answer he gave me to a pretty straightforward question only eight days ago.

Back from his visit to Africa, Mr Ahern continued his Third-World aid theme by opening the new Irish Aid Volunteering and Information Centre -- a worthy addition to O'Connell Street.

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