Tuesday February 18, 2020

Greens ‘disappointed’ at lack of focus on climate change

Party criticises rivals for lack of ambition but says it is open to working with any of them

4th February, 2020
Neasa Hourigan and Eamon Ryan: the party leader said he was disappointed that climate change had not been a more prominent issue in the election campaign. Picture: Rollingnews.ie

The Green Party today said it will work with any parties to tackle climate change but criticised Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin for a lack of ambition and vision.

Eamon Ryan said he was disappointed that the issue had not been front and centre of the election campaign. He called on voters to back the Greens’ “inclusive and long-thinking” policies but declined to tell supporters how to order the...

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