All three of Fine Gael’s female politicians on Dublin City Council are stepping down at next summer’s local elections, the Herald has learned. Councillors Clare Byrne, Edie Wynne and Mary O’Shea say the workload has lumped too much pressure on their family lives and careers. The women, who are all mothers, have decided to leave the council in what is a significant blow to party headquarters.
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