Disquiet in FF grows as polls write-up-mortem is moved

Previous agriculture minister Barry Cowen has joined rising criticism inside Fianna Fáil of the decision to go a distinctive occasion conference on its poor electoral performances to coincide with its yearly pre-Dáil term believe-in.

he conference experienced been scheduled for September 1, but has now been moved to September 9 as element of the two-day occasion.

The transfer has led some TDs to criticise what they believe is a useless hold off, with one particular suggesting Taoiseach Micheál Martin is “running scared” of a discussion on an unpublished report compiled by Minister of Point out Seán Fleming into the outcomes of past year’s general election.