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Former TD and MEP, Marian Harkin, has ended speculation that she is considering standing for Fine Gael in the Sligo-Leitrim constituency at the next General Election. In a message on twitter last night, Ms Harkin said that in response to such speculation, while she has full respect for those engaged…

Leitrim will play host to a public debate on key environmental and climate issues with MEP candidates running in the midlands – north west constituency this evening. The debates will feature a panel of politicians running in the upcoming election who will present their environmental policies, strategies and objectives for…

Sinn Fein’s Matt Carthy wants to continue as a member of the European Parliament for the Midlands North West Constituency. He will seek his party’s nomination at a selection convention this Sunday in Cavan to choose candidates to run in the Europeal Parliament elections in May. There had been speculation…

The Sinn Fein MEP Matt Carthy says his party should give strong consideration to backing and endorsing a suitable candidate to contest the presidential elections. The Midlands North-West MEP says the presidential elections should be contested. And he says the suitable candidate should represent “a modern and progressive vision”:

A North West MEP says that Ireland is a step closer to losing it’s neutrality after Ireland signed up to PESCO. PESCO would see a more joined up European structure in defence and military, with 25 EU members, including Ireland involved. This week the European Parliament voted for closer EU…

A North West/Midlands MEP is warning people to always be on the alert for credit card scammers. Marian Harkin is making the appeal after one of her friends was almost the victim of such a scam. The friend received a call from a man with a Dublin accent pretending to…