“Sinn Féin is committed to ending dual-mandates within our party..”

Sinn Féin councillor Conor Maskey has criticised the DUP MEP Diane Dodds for double-jobbing – she’s still a councillor apparently – “Sinn Féin is committed to ending dual-mandates within our party..”. Meanwhile the party has selected [unopposed] Northern Ireland Executive Junior Minister, Gerry Kelly, MLA, as their candidate for north Belfast in the next general election. Do they think the new restrictions on multiple mandates won’t apply to them? Slugger reader asks Gerry Adams and Martin McGuinness: ‘well which are you going to stand down from?’