Labour have real prospects of taking two Donegal seats – Deputy Quinn

Labours education spokesperson and former leader, Ruairi Quinn, who is in Donegal today, says the party have real prospects of taking the two Donegal seats in the next election.

Cllr Frank McBrearty is to contend the Donegal South-West by-election, while Cllr Jimmy Harte has all but been confirmed to contest Donegal North-East in the next general election.

Deputy Quinn also said Donegal is being taken for granted in Dublin because it's assumed that people here will always vote Fianna Fail.

And he says it's time for the people to change their minds:

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