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On RTÉ’s The Week In Politics.

Following the resignation of Communications Minister Denis Naughten, after it emerged he had met with the lead bidder for the National Broadband Plan contract David McCourt numerous times…

And the setting up of an “independent review” of the process to date to be overseen by the new Communications Minister Richard Bruton…

Social Democrats co-leader Catherine Murphy criticised the tendering process for the plan as “absolutely flawed”.


Sean Canney, who is to be the new Junior Communications minister, told RTÉ that there was a lot of “loose talk” about the process, everyone should wait for Mr Bruton’s review to be completed, and said he believes it’s “not dead” yet.

Previously: Courting David

The Birthday Party [UPDATED]

Breaking His Own Rules

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