More FGers oppose Quinn farm move

At least 15 additional Fine Gael TDs are ready to join a list of ten deputies who have publicly opposed the inclusion of farm assets in means tests for third-level grants.

11th August, 2012

At least 15 additional Fine Gael TDs are ready to join a list of ten deputies who have so far publicly opposed the inclusion of farm assets in means tests for third-level grants.

Fine Gael deputies have warned Minister for Education Ruairi Quinn that the issue is a "red line" one for the party.

Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney has publicly said he had "difficulty" with including the value of capital assets of farms in the...

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