Government can work without a whip, says independent alliance

Government can work without a whip, says independent alliance
Attending the Independent Alliance meeting in Tullamore, Co Offaly yesterday were Michael Fitzmaurice, Finian McGrath, Ann Norton, Shane Ross, John Halligan and Deirdre O'DonovanJames Flynn

No free vote during budgets or confidence motions

Independents want to be able to choose how to vote on legislation, even if they have signed up to support a coalition government.

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