June 22, 2024

A grassroots marketing campaign has been launched to provide Senator Niall Blaney one other likelihood to run for European Parliament.

Senator Blaney was edged out at a celebration conference yesterday, the place Laois-Offaly TD Barry Cowen was chosen to signify the Midlands-North-West constituency for the upcoming elections.

Blaney’s supporters are actually searching for to have two Fianna Fáil candidates on the poll paper.

The Fianna Fáil Donegal Comhairle Dáil Ceantair this morning despatched a letter interesting to Social gathering Headquarters so as to add Senator Blaney to the Fianna Fáil ticket.

Within the letter, the Donegal Government said “It’s the view of the social gathering in Donegal that the addition of Senator Blaney will guarantee a robust efficiency within the European Elections and afford Fianna Fáil the chance to win two seats.”

A spokesperson stated: “Final night time Senator Niall Blaney got here in on 1,071 votes simply 71 behind Deputy Barry Cowen’s 1,142.  It was clear from the poll bins, whereas Donegal members acquired behind Senator Blaney, the Senator had obtained large assist from throughout the whole Midlands North West membership.”

Sligo Comhairle Dáil Ceantair have this afternoon additionally wrote a letter to Fianna Fáil Headquarters stating that they’re backing Senator Blaney for Europe and encourage the Senator’s addition to the ticket.

Blaney supporters rally for EU race after social gathering choice loss was final modified: February sixth, 2024 by Employees Author