Expenses of local TDs revealed!

Roscommon TDs’ expenses claimed during the year of 2007 have been published in an article in the Sunday Independent.    The figures show that Fianna Fail Deputy Michael Finneran claimed €86,358.64, which includes €19,058 claimed in connection with his work as the chairperson of the Dail Committee on Finance and the Public Service.   Fine Gael Deputy Frank Feighan, who was elected to the Dail for the first time in May 2007, claimed €68,424.17 in expenses while Fine Gael spokesman on Immigration Deputy Denis Naughten claimed €47,547.31. The figures include travel, phones, meals and accommodation.