Sean Gallagher and RTE and the Tweets

RTE’s attitude to the issue shows and inappropriate disregard for the
political process and a deviation from the level of relative
objectivity that is expected in election coverage. Gallagher was
robbed in my opinion. The lack of clarification from Pat Kenny on the
Frontline programme was a serious error from a very experienced and
intelligent man. The explosion in Tweetland referred to by RTE only
compounded the effect of the failure of correction. I did not vote for
Gallagher and would not have done so anyway but I think that what
happened to him should be used to ensure that a repeat is made more
difficult. Is he due compensation from RTE? Maybe, I don’t know the