Tuesday August 4, 2020

Fianna Fáil to consider ‘minimal’ water charge

Senior source said the party would wait to see the report of the expert commission on water charges

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

@obraonain
20th November, 2016
Fianna Fail environment spokesman, Barry Cowen Pic: RollingNews.ie

Fianna Fáil is prepared to consider a “very minimal” water charge for excessive use when the Dáil votes on the issue.

The party has publicly called for the abolition of water charges in its submission to the expert commission on water charges. But a senior source said the party would wait to see the report of the commission and then the subsequent report of the all-party Oireachtas committee on...

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