Taoiseach Brian Cowen’s home county delivered a resounding Yes to the Lisbon Treaty, with three out of four people voting Yes.
Just over half of the electorate in the constituency of Laois/Offaly cast their votes last Friday, with a 57.5 per cent turnout.
In Cowen’s home town of Clara, Fianna Fáil’s early tallies showed 1,512 votes in support of the Treaty and 315 against.
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