‘Whatever the rights and wrongs of the Bailey case, the public has the right to know what the Fine Gael report throws up. It is our business and @LeoVaradkar should know.’
— Mick Caul (@caulmick) June 30, 2019
Blaine Gaffney, who lost out on a seat in Sligo in the local elections, said he was being asked on doorsteps and through social media what his position was on the controversy and on rising insurance costs.
“It did not help. If we are looking at marginal seat losses, I lost out by a swing of 33 votes and it would make you think. It is an issue, and it is on the lips of everyone in Leinster House