FF’s spokesman Cowen misses almost half of housing committee meetings

Cowen has heavily criticised the government’s housing policies

7th May, 2017
Fianna Fáil’s housing spokesman Barry Cowen

Fianna Fáil’s housing spokesman Barry Cowen has one of the worst attendance rates at the Oireachtas housing committee.

Cowen, who has heavily criticised the government’s housing policies, is recorded as having missed nearly half of the meetings held by the committee which scrutinises the issue.

Of the 22 meetings that have taken place since last June, Cowen has missed ten, meaning he has an attendance rate of just 55...

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