Donegal TD critical of Hogan’s handling of Mercosur trade negotiations


A Donegal Deputy says farmers will be disappointed to see Phil Hogan returned for a second term as EU Commissioner.

It's expected cabinet ministers will approve the re-appointment of Mr Hogan to the European job.

He's likely to seek a bigger portfolio like trade, having spent the last five years in Agriculture.

Fianna Fáil's Agriculture Spokesman Charlie McConalogue has criticised Mr Hogan for his handling of the Mercosur trade negotiations: