Mr Mccreevy

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Fianna Fáil finance spokesman Michael McGrath: “The people won’t be fooled because they know Fine Gael has form in making grandiose tax promises before elections and then dropping them afterwards.”  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has committed Fine Gael to further tax cuts, on top of a number of already promised reductions over the coming years, by flaggi(...)

Charlie McCreevy said it was too early to say whether Ireland will be a big beneficiary of Brexit

Former EU commissioner Charlie McCreevy said it would be “the height of folly” if parts of the 28-member European Union took a “vindictive” approach t(...)

The ability of former ministers for finance to deny personal responsibility for the consequences of decisions taken, or avoided, in government cont(...)

Former minister for Finance Charlie McCreevy giving evidence at the banking inquiry on Wednesday.

The Oireachtas banking inquiry was forced to adjourn its hearing with Mr McCreevy at 3.3pm after he refused on a number of occasions to directly answe(...)

Former minister for finance Charlie McCreevy formally presented the controversial decentralisation programme to Cabinet colleagues hours before unveiling his 2004 Budget in the Dáil, Freedom of Information (FoI) records show.

Former minister for finance Charlie McCreevy formally presented the controversial decentralisation programme to Cabinet colleagues hours before unv(...)

Some 90 per cent of the €6.8 billion in State money could end up being invested exclusively in Dublin, says Waterford TD  John Deasy. Photograph:  Patrick Browne

Fine Gael backbencher John Deasy has accused the Government of ignoring regional development.He said the distribution of investment across the State (...)

A chara, – Once again we have a government that blatantly ignores its constitutional duty to value the work of mothers who choose to take time (...)