Dempsey: Greens negotiating team knew about Tara decision…

Noel Dempsey in this excerpt (11.50 minutes in) from Questions and Answers appears to imply that the Greens knew about Dick Roche’s decision before last Wednesday’s convention. It comes in response to a question that came from a Green party member in the audience: “who knew about that decision and when?” Dempsey quite clearly nods his head and says yes in answer to the question of whether Roche’s decision was known to the negotiating team or not. Hmmm…

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