The Fine Gael MEP Maria Walsh talks to Karen Coleman about the issues she wants to focus on during her mandate as an MEP for Ireland’s Midlands North-West constituency. She was speaking to Karen in the European Parliament in Strasbourg during its first plenary session in July 2019. The piece begins with Maria talking about the challenges of communicating what goes on in the European Parliament to her constituents back home.
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