Category Archives: Politics

Kerry senator seeks FF party nod for Europe

A KERRY senator is to contest the Fianna Fail selection convention in the hope that he will be selected to run in the upcoming European Parliament elections. Senator Ned O’Sullivan is one of eight candidates contesting the convention in the Ireland South constituency and he will make his pitch to voting delegates at the gathering… Continue Reading

TDs in war of words on rural driver issue

TWO Kerry TDs have clashed in the fallout from the contentious Road Traffic Bill with Deputy Danny Healy-Rae accusing Deputy John Brassil of attempting to gain the high moral ground on the issue. The Kilgarvan politician was reacting to comments made by Deputy Brassil on when he complained that learner drivers in Killarney have… Continue Reading

Former junior minister sets sights on Europe

KERRY MEP Seán Kelly and his Euro colleague Deirdre Clune will have another potential candidate to factor in when Fine Gael holds its selection convention in Clonmel, Co Tipperary on Sunday, March 3. TD  Marcella Corcoran Kennedy has confirmed her intention to seek a nomination in the Ireland South constituency, insisting that influencing European policies is… Continue Reading