Councillors’ 2016 Expenses Makes For Interesting Reading

Documents published by Clare County Council detailing the expenses paid to Councillors in 2016 have shown that nearly €12,500 was spent to send 20 local representatives to a conference in Donegal last year. In total, over 830 thousand euros was paid to Councillors last year in salaries and expenses. Clare County Councillors James Breen, Pat Daly and Gerry Flynn joined Gavin to discuss the payments of Councillor expenses.