Farewell Address by Brian Cowen

Outgoing Irish Prime Minister Brian Cowen gave a farewell address to the Irish Parliament. He had recently resigned as party leader,… read more

Outgoing Irish Prime Minister Brian Cowen gave a farewell address to the Irish Parliament. He had recently resigned as party leader, and elections were scheduled for February 25, 2011. He expressed regret over his country’s debt problems, and urged members to conduct a respectful and responsible campaign in the coming weeks. Following his remarks, members from the opposition parties outlined their respective agendas. close

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Farewell Address by Brian Cowen

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Program ID:
297870-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
Dublin, Ireland
First Aired:
Feb 6, 2011

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  • Feb 06, 2011 | 4:15pm EST | C-SPAN 1

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