‘Second-class citizens’ comment taken out of context - McFadden

Thu, Oct 20, 2016


Senator Gabrielle McFadden raised some eyebrows last week when she claimed that members of the Upper House are treated like “second-class citizens” in comparison to the Deputies of Dáil Éireann.

The Athlone-based Senator made the comment last Wednesday (October 12) during a discussion on reforming the Seanad.


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