Hospital Action Committee candidate John McDermott implored the newly-elected TDs for Roscommon/South Leitrim be honest and open with the people about what the new Government intends to do.
He thanked all involved in the count and congratulated the elected TDs and pledged to work with them. “If ye work on behalf of the people in the constituency, we will be delighted to work with you.”
He paid special tribute to his election agent Michael McDonnell and the HAC Committee and over 60 volunteers who worked on his behalf.
Concluding he said, “I would say to the politicians here and nationally, be honest with the people, trust the people and tell them what you are doing.”