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€4.4 million paid out to staff of TDs who left Leinster House following the last election - thejournal.ie;

€4.4 million paid out to staff of TDs who left Leinster House following the last election - thejournal.ie

thejournal.ie€4.4 million paid out to staff of TDs who left Leinster House following the last electionthejournal.ie199 former staff shared in the redundancy payouts, with eight ex-employees receiving packages worth more than €100,000 apiece. By Darragh McDonagh Monday 31 Jul 2017, 7:47 AM. 12 hours ago 15,358 Views 61 Comments. http://jrnl.ie/3522357.and more »

Political staff enjoy 'generous' payout for losing jobs - Independent.ie;

Political staff enjoy 'generous' payout for losing jobs - Independent.ie

Independent.iePolitical staff enjoy 'generous' payout for losing jobsIndependent.iePolitical staff employed by TDs and senators who retired or lost their seats at the last election received generous redundancy packages that cost the taxpayer about €4.4m, it has emerged. The packages paid to politicians' secretaries and assistants ...and more »