Let’s ditch the public service stereotyping, says Sinéad Gibney

Let’s ditch the public service stereotyping, says Sinéad Gibney

00 “Contrary to the myth, our civil servants are definitely not all ‘pale, male and stale’ lifers. We must hold them to account when they fail, but we should also recognise the daily challenges that they all face.” It’s hard to find a silver lining in the horror...
Paper trails are vital for acountability, says Catherine Murphy TD

Paper trails are vital for acountability, says Catherine Murphy TD

53   A legal duty to document meetings, with sanctions for failing to do so, would put an end to ‘off the record’ government. Opinion: Catherine Murphy TD For months now, I and several of my fellow opposition TDs have been asking important questions about the National...