Duffy and Freeman deserve to get a place on Áras ballot paper

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    Duffy and Freeman deserve to get a place on Áras ballot paper


    Gavin Duffy (pictured) and Joan Freeman have thrown their hats into the ring for the presidency. Photo: Mark Condren
    Gavin Duffy (pictured) and Joan Freeman have thrown their hats into the ring for the presidency. Photo: Mark Condren

    Why? It was the most common question among councillors who vetted an intriguing line-up of presidential hopefuls in Carlow this week.

    Businessman Gavin Duffy offered up the age-old answer, “Public service.”

    He’s done the private sector and now wants to give something back – if only we, the public, would allow him.

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