Alex White on the trouble with RTE
Former communications minister White says politicians are very reluctant to give the state broadcaster the backing it needs
Members of the government see RTE as out to get them and there is no appetite to help the financially struggling national broadcaster. That’s according to Alex White, the former minister for communications.
“When I look back on my period as minister, I am still struck by the level of hostility displayed by members of the government towards RTE. The chances of there being an increase in the TV licence, even a very...
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