Tommy Broughan loses whip for voting against bank guarantee

Labour backbencher Tommy Broughan has been expelled from the Labour parliamentary party with immediate effect after voting against the extension of the bank guarantee in the Dáil this afternoon.

1st December, 2011
Tommy Broughan loses whip for voting against bank guarantee
Deputy Tommy Broughan

Labour backbencher Tommy Broughan has been expelled from the Labour parliamentary party with immediate effect after voting against the extension of the bank guarantee in the Dáil this afternoon.

Labour Party Chief Whip, Deputy Emmet Stagg, issued a statement to say he has informed Broughan that his decision to vote against the Government during the Order of Business in the Dail has automatically led to the removal of the Labour Party whip from...

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