Breaking Timmy Dooley and Niall Collins ordered to stand down from Fianna Fail frontbench during 'phantom' votes probe
MICHEAL Martin has instructed Timmy Dooley and Niall Collins to stand down from Fianna Fail's frontbench pending outcome of Ceann Comhairle’s investigations into a Dail voting controversy.
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