Fianna Fail Cllr Tom Fleming says he’ll put himself forward for any by-election if Minister John O` Donoghue goes to Europe. The next EU Commissioner is expected to be announced shortly and Minister O`Donoghue’s name has been mentioned as a possible successor to David Byrne. Cllr Fleming ran as his running mate two years ago and lost out on a seat by 203 votes. He says he’s ready to run if there’s a vacancy.
The artist and former TV host is seeking the support of Kerry County Council in his bid to contest the Presidential election. http://media.radiokerry.ie/upload/radiokerry/audio/kevinsharkey.mp3