Former taoiseach Bertie Ahern joins a roll call of departing former cabinet and junior ministers who will gain from the lavish Celtic tiger pension pot.
Ahern will retire on a €150,000-a-year pension due to a raft of pay increases that his own government awarded to cabinet ministers and Oireachtas members during his 11-year tenure as taoiseach.
The former taoiseach will be €60,000 better off yearly by retiring now instead of returning as a TD,...
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