Healy Rae distances himself from new left wing political alliance

Jackie Healy Rae is distancing himself from a group of Independent TDs who are forming new left wing political alliance. Representatives from the Socialist and Trade Union movement are criticising Labour’s pre-election pact with Fine Gael. The group including Independent Tipperary South TD Seamus Healy want’s to create an alternative to represent the working class whom they say are being abandoned by the traditional left. South Kerry Independent TD, Jackie Healy Rae says he is unlikely to join with the alliance.