Thursday July 16, 2020

Parties eyeing ‘Super Tuesday’ announcement if deal gets thumbs-up from members

Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and the Greens aim to have the blueprint ready for their party leaders this week

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

@obraonain
7th June, 2020
Green Party leader Eamon Ryan TD arriving for sitting of the Dail in Leinster House. Picture: RollingNews.ie

Get the drinks and the popcorn ready: there could be a ‘Super Tuesday’-style announcement about the votes cast by thousands of members of Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and the Green Party.

The three parties, who are nearing the end of programme for government negotiations, are planning to have the result of their membership votes announced on the same day and possibly even at the same time.

This would mimic the...

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