Sligo Leitrim TD looking forward to new role

Sligo Leitrim Fianna Fail TD Marc McSharry says he’s delighted to be appointed to the party’s frontbench and is looking forward to his new role.

The TD was appointed today to the frontbench as spokesperson for Transport and Tourism taking over from Longford Westmeath TD Robert Troy.

Deputy Troy was in turn appointed today ass spokesperson for Business and Enterprise, taking over from Billy Kelleher who’s been elected as an MEP.


Deputy McSharry says he’s very happy with his appointment, and looks forward to raising the issues of transport infrastructure and tourism, in the rural parts of Ireland.

He also says he won’t be backward in pressing home the issues when necessary.