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Saturday 30 July 2016

Fianna Fáil 'reneging on water' 

Sinn Féin's Chris MacManus says Fianna Fáil is refusing to honour its pre-election commitments to abolish water charges. Mr. MacManus said: "Water charges are a big issue for many families and communities right across the state. There have been hundreds of thousands on the street and many voted on this issue in vast numbers nine weeks ago. The electorate's voice was clear - water charges need to go. It is Sinn Féin's view that Irish Water should go and that water charges should be scrapped. That is our mandate we were given. It was also the mandate...

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