Fianna Fail leader backs Pat The Cope Gallagher to run in next General Election

Micheal Martin 2The Fianna Fail leader says he believes the party can win two seats in Co Donegal in the next General Election.

Donegal will become a five seater constituency in the next election.

Deputy Charlie McConalogue will aim to retain his seat, while no other candidates have been confirmed.

There has been speculation that former Minister Pat The Cope Gallagher could make a return to politics and run for Fianna Fail.

The party leader Micheal Martin says he will back him if he decides to run: