Education is key for Fianna Fail re-emergence – Deputy McConalogue

Donegal North East Deputy Charlie Mc Conalogue says education policy can be the key to Fianna Fail's re-emergence as a political party.

Deputy Mc Conalogue was speaking after a weekend conference which reaffirmed the importance of ecucation to future economic recovery, and called for more investment to protect small schools and ensure that support services are maintained.

After a weekend poll in the Sunday Business Post gave Fianna Fail 18% support, Deputy Mc Conalogue said the public are punishing the party for the current economic situation.

Education he believes, can be the policy area that brings the party in from the cold: