Election 2016: FG’s Cannon says that FG-FF coalition is a possibility
Cannon looked certain to beat running mate and fellow sitting TD Paul Connaughton in the race for the Fine Gael seat and join independent poll-topper Sean Canney and Fianna Fáil’s Anne Rabbitte in the 32nd Dáil.
And despite witnessing a shocking day at the count centres for his party, Cannon insisted the Taoiseach is the best man to lead the party and the country. “It’s been an exceptionally difficult...
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Proposal for expert panel to review capital projects over €100m
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