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News this morning that Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan has resigned. Speaking to Sean this morning was RTE Crime Correspondent Paul Reynolds; retired Garda Detective Chief Superintendent John O’Brien; Stephen Collins of the Irish Times; Political Commentator and Barnardo’s Chief Executive Fergus Finlay; Independent TD Mick Wallace; former Assistant Commissioner Martin Donnellan and John Mooney, Security Correspondent with the Sunday Times.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0325/604412-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-25-march-2014/?clipid=1517253
When minister Alan Shatter stood up in the Dail around this time yesterday he was clearly a man on a mission. He wanted to defend his handling of the garda whistleblower controversy and dampen down the ongoing political storm. But did the minister do enough? And, can the opposition keep up the pressure on the government as we wait for two inquiries to be completed. Sean spoke with Irish Times Political Correspondent, Stephen Collins.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0227/506910-today-with-sean-o-rourke-thursday-27-february-2014/?clipid=1427384
The European Parliamentary Elections which take place on May 23rd alongside the local elections – hit the headlines with the announcement last week that Junior minister Brian Hayes is standing in Dublin.. The constituencies have been changed to three reducing the numbers of MEPs from 12 to 11. So who are the candidates and what will be headlining issues? Sean was joined by Niamh Lyons and Stephen Collins.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0203/501901-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-3-february-2014/?clipid=1409135
Once we were big spenders but now Irish people are savers. Many billions of euros – €126 billion in fact are stashed away in deposits and savings. Finance Minister Michael Noonan announced in the Budget that the savings tax rate known at DIRT will rise from 33% to 41% in January, in an effort to get people to spend in the economy. The Minister also retained a controversial levy on private pensions, the money is being used to create jobs. So how will the Budget change the way we think about our investments? Sean was joined by Brendan Burgess of ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1017/480915-today-with-sean-o-rourke-thursday-17-october-2013/?clipid=1335155
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