Fine Gael Election HQ, Dublin
Scenes from the launch of Fine Gael’s General Election 2020 manifesto in which party leader Leo Varadkar promises to:
Increase current health funding by €5bn over next five years.
Recruit 5,000 nurses and 3,840 primary care workers and to provide free GP care for under 18s.
Increase the point at which a single person pays the higher rate of tax to €50,000 euro and €100,000 for a couple.
Expand the Help-to-Buy scheme to help more people to buy their first home.
Increase the State pension by €25 a week, over five years.