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Statement by Brendan Howlin on Michael Noonan

18 May 2017

Statement by Brendan Howlin TD
Party Leader and Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs and Northern Ireland

Brendan Howlin TD, Leader of the Labour Party has said:

“I note the announcement this morning by Minister of Finance Michael Noonan of his intention to stand down at next election, and not to seek appointment to the next cabinet.

“Having worked closely with Michael over five difficult years, I have learned to admire his political skills and respect his manifest competence.

“I wish Michael well for the future.”