Seanad election candidate thanks supporters
Sinn Féin candidate for the Seanad by-election, Cllr Catherine Seeley wished to thank all those who supported her during her campaign. Cllr Seeley , a teacher and dedicated community activist who hails from Lurgan, Co. Armagh, was the only female to contest the election and the only potential Northern representative in the Seanad.
Cllr Seeley, Sinn Féin candidate said:
“I would to thank the Sinn Féin Oireachtas team for the nomination to the Seanad and their support throughout the campaign.
“The election was an opportunity to promote a new and inclusive vision for the Seanad and to hold the government to account.
I would like to thank all of those Oireachtas members who voted for me across party lines and I wish Gerard Craughwell the very best in his new role as senator.”