Sligo Leitrim Election Preview with Paschal Mooney – A Current Affair: Episode 163
Former Senator Paschal Mooney joins Breifne Earley to discuss the upcoming General Election. He profiles each of the candidates from the established public representatives to the brand new names on the block as well as gives his opinion on who’s likely to be involved in the final shake up for the four Dail seats on offer.
In alphabetical order, Paschal gives the background to each of the potential TD’s who’s name will be on the ballot paper. Through the conversation he outlines how he sees the election faring out for the major parties on a national level.
This extended episode of the show includes profiles on Declan Bree (Ind), Nessa Cosgrove (Labour), Shane Ellis (Fianna Fáil), Frank Feighan (Fine Gael), Bláithín Gallagher (Green), Marian Harkin (Ind), Martin Kenny (Sinn Féin), Marc McSharry (Fianna Fáil), Paul McWeeney (National Party), Gino O’Boyle (People before Profit), Bernie O’Hara (Ind), John Perry (Ind), Eamon Scanlon (Fianna Fáil), Thomas Walsh (Fine Gael).