McGrath skipped Dáil vote on Dublin Bus route revamp

Further blow for redesign of entire Dublin Bus network; doubts in government about whether plan is ‘dead’ or needs to be ‘tweaked’

23rd September, 2018
Finian McGrath and Shane Ross: both ministers missed a Dáil vote on Dublin Bus’s controversial new network of routes Pic: Rollingnews

Independent Alliance minister Finian McGrath deliberately missed a Dáil vote on the controversial redesign of the Dublin Bus network, The Sunday Business Post can reveal.

McGrath was not present in the Dáil when a Fianna Fáil motion calling for a reversal of the BusConnects plans was voted on last Thursday.

The TD told colleagues he was delayed at an event, but he is understood to have missed the vote...

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