Fine Gael has announced its campaign team for the referendum on the abolition of the Upper House.
It is expected that the referendum will be held in October and the Government party will spend between €150,000 and €200,000 on the campaign.
Announcing the campaign Richard Bruton TD said abolishing the Seanad would save the country €100 million over a five-year Dáil term, he called the Seanad a “luxury.”
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.