Kerry Fine Gael senator Tom Sheahan has described the content of last night’s RTE Primetime programme as shocking.
The RTÉ Investigations Unit found that Senator Sheahan did not disclose directorship of a company in the Seanad’s register of interests. He says the company, Fenit Offshore Supply Base Limited, of which he is a director, never traded. Senator Sheahan says the relevant documentation has been sent to the Standards in Public Office Commission and the matter has been resolved. He denied that the authorities are toothless to deal with the revelations and believes court cases will follow: