FF TDs whipped as Post probes views on water

Intervention by communications director described as ‘democratic centralism without the elected part’

19th March, 2017
Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin Pic: RollingNews.ie

Fianna Fáil is telling backbenchers to stick to the party’s official position of opposing water charges, to avoid exposing division in its ranks.

A number of the party’s 44 TDs are unhappy with the Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin’s hardline position that there should be no charges for excessive use of water.

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