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# backbenches - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

'Show up and shut up' - the story of a government backbencher
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'Show up and shut up' - the story of a government backbencher

Jul 30th 2013, 3:27 PM 11,176 Views 54 Comments

In a rousing speech at the MacGill Summer School today Eoghan Murphy called for a loosening of the whip system to allow TDs to better represent their constituents.