Deputy McConalogue backs FF decision to not facilitate Aras nominations

Donegal Fianna Fail Deputy Charlie McConalogue says his party's decision not to facilitate the nomination of anybody in the Presidential race is a good one.

The Parliamentary party made the decision unanimously this morning after a divisive row last week.

The decision effectively ends the Presidential hopes of Dana and Senator David Norris.

Deputy Charlie McConalogue says the party needs to focus on rebuilding and not the presidency: