One On One- Pat Carey

First Broadcast on Sunday 12th August

Keith Redmond interviews ex Fianna Fail Minister, Pat Carey about his political journey from rural Kerry to the cabinet table. Pat tells us about how his background inspired his decision to become a teacher and his political activism. He shares his memories of Bertie Ahern’s Govt and his ascension to the Cabinet under Brian Cowen’s ill fated tenure as Taoiseach, the Bank Bailout and the arrival of the IMF.