Maura Healy-Rae said she always wanted to go into politics

KCC chamberPolitics is in the blood of the Healy-Raes. That’s according to Maura Healy-Rae who is to be co-opted onto Kerry County Council next week, taking the seat vacated by her father Danny, following his recent election to the Dáil. Ms Healy-Rae has said she always thought she’d go into politics – but perhaps not so soon. The 25-year old said her father Danny felt compelled to run in the recent General Election: [audio_player src=””]   According to Ms Healy-Rae, politics is the topic of discussion, all day long, in the Healy-Rae household. [audio_player src=””]