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FF may back FG on water waste penalties

Move could break the political deadlock over water charges

9th April, 2017

Fianna Fáil has signalled it will back a system where the more water households waste, the more they will be charged.

It is a move that could break the political deadlock over water charges, after last week’s bitter dispute between Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael.

A senior Fianna Fáil source said it could agree to the eventual legislation including a provision where the more you waste, the more you...

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