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FF senator calls for free vote on abortion

Fianna Fáil senator Averil Power has called for a free vote in the party when the X Case legislation goes before the Oireachtas.

26th April, 2013
FF senator Averil Power

Fianna Fáil senator Averil Power has called for a free vote in the party when the X Case legislation goes before the Oireachtas.

Power, who supports legislating for the X case, is among the party's new representatives who was elected to the Senate in 2011 with the strong support of party leader Michael Martin.

Power, who is one of only two women in Fianna Fáil's parliamentary party, was speaking to The Sunday Business Post...

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