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Charlie McCreevy: "I’ve always been prepared to defend what I did"

Former Finance Minister gives rare interview to Sunday Business Post

15th July, 2016
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He checked out of domestic politics 12 years ago – but former Finance Minister Charlie McCreevy is as unrepentant as ever about his role in the boom.

He doesn't normally do interviews and has turned down hundreds of requests since leaving frontline politics six year ago.

But speaking exclusively to political correspondent Hugh O'Connell, McCreevy, 66, insists he has nothing to apologise for.

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