Dáil debating motion of confidence in the government

The Dáil will sit until after midnight tonight, as TDs continue to debate a motion of confidence in the government. Fine Gael has added three hours to today’s agenda to table a motion backing its own performance in government. Dail Chamber The extra time means debates on the new regime of water charges won’t finish until around 1am. Speaking on the motion of confidence, Enda Kenny says he would put Ireland’s progress at risk if he called an early election: [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/32354/medium/”]