Rural Fine Gael TDs are pushing for stricter ‘pairing’ arrangements when covering for Fianna Fáil TDs and ministers who are absent from the Dáil.
Under the pairing system, a government TD who is away on official state business is ‘paired’ with a Fine Gael TD, who abstains from voting in the interests of fairness.
However, there is growing frustration among Fine Gael TDs that they are providing...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month
Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Get a Business Account for you and your team