Key figures could leave Greens over Ceta deal
TDs concerned Canadian trade agreement would allow firms to sue states over lost profits
The cathaoirleach of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County council has said she is likely to quit the Green Party if it backs the controversial Ceta trade deal in the Dáil.
A vote to ratify the EU-Canada trade deal was due to take place in December but was pulled from the agenda after Green TDs Neasa Hourigan and Patrick Costello said they wouldn’t support it.
A number of NGOs have expressed concern that the deal would allow Canadian ...