WITH a general election looming early in the new year, the clamour for tax cuts is relentlessly mounting as politicians of all hues cynically promise the sun, moon, and stars to voters in the hope of being returned to the gravy train of Dáil Éireann where TDs enjoy lucrative pay, perks and pensions.
Sat, 19 Dec, 2015
TRYING to trace the national conversation, I spoke to some of the nation’s great listeners. The hosts of Ireland’s most tuned-into local radio talk programmes — the ones that outpace locally, the big names and stations nationally. One of those conversations was on air on Monday morning when I chatted with Joe Finnegan on Shannonside Radio.
Wed, 14 May, 2014