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Dara Calleary resigns as Fianna Fáil deputy leader following ‘golfgate’ controversy

Former Agriculture Minister Dara Calleary has resigned as deputy leader of Fianna Fáil.

Taoiseach Micheál Martin confirmed the news this morning following last weeks golf function in Galway, which seen over 80 politicians attend an event in breach of Covid-19 regulations.

Calleary stood down as Minister for Agriculture last Friday after it emerged he attended the event.

Today, its been confirmed, he too has resigned as Deputy leader of the political party.

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