Saturday October 31, 2020

Profile: Shane Ross

Man for all seasons

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

16th April, 2015
Affable Ross Pic:

He is the man of the people who paid €6.2 million for his house. He is the scourge of the bankers who always had Irish Nationwide’s Michael Fingleton on the guest list for his parties.

He is unashamedly populist, suggesting during the boom that the M50 could be toll-free and opposing both water charges and the property tax.

But Shane Ross is also an affable character, who can charm strangers and poke fun...

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