Social Welfare Inspectors have identified over 50 social welfare recipients who are being paid by Sinn Fein to put up posters and campaign for Sinn Fein Presidential candidate Martin McGuinness. Social Welfare Inspectors in Monaghan, Meath, Donegal, Louth and Dublin have reported their findings after witnessing social welfare recipients being paid cash-in-the-hand by Sinn Fein officials.
It is estimated that Sinn Fein have already spent over 200,000 Euros on their campaign to get Martin McGuinness elected as President of Ireland. Sinn Fein has denied that any money taken in the Northern Bank robbery by the IRA has been used to fund the Presidential campaign of Martin McGuinness.
I'm I the only one who doesn't understand what the big deal is here? I pay people out of pocket all the time for all sorts of reasons. I throw that homeless guy a loonie, I pay someone to fetch me some milk, cut the grass, etc. Why is it a government conspiracy that Sinn Fein wants to use his own money towards paying a pile of poor kids (with nothing to do) to post a few posters?
The point is, that it is illegal for people claiming welfare benefits to receive undeclared earnings. And that a political party, hoping for election should follow the law of the land. If t doesn't respect the law, then how can it be trusted to run a government?
Sinn Fein have prospered off the backs of the dead, should we continue to tolerate terrorism?
Rockery, that is correct, it is a crime to give undeclared earnings to people on welfare, Sinn Fein exploit these vulnerable people and in many cases threaten and beat them
by theirishobserver.4 years ago
It is fantastic to listen to people complain about those on social welfare, every single person in this country from Judges, Barristers, Politicians down to the lowest socio-economic position in this country have...
by Stacie L4 years ago
Fla. bill would ban buying sweets with food stampsBy KELLI KENNEDYupdated 2/5/2012 8:51:18 AM ETFORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. Florida's poor can use food stamps to buy staples like milk, vegetables, fruits and meat. But they...
by Dr Billy Kidd4 years ago
Presidential candidate Mitt Romney said last week that Obama has a secret agenda for his second term. I'm wondering what that is. Romney did not say. Or is this the old psychological trick of projecting your fault on...
by rhamson7 years ago
The two types of governing and commerce are continually discussed and argued on this forum. Capitalism is usually associated with the right and socialism is associated with the left. What are the differences...
by theirishobserver.5 years ago
Social Welfare BastardisationSocial Welfare Inspectors are costing the Irish Tax Payer over ten-million Euros in salaries and expenses each year, this cost does not include offices and administrative staff. There are...
by Grace Marguerite Williams2 years ago
system as it is currently? There are people using EBT cards, living and eating better than honest, working people who are constantly struggling, putting food on the table and roofs over their heads. Number...
Copyright © 2016 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.