Hayes offers full support to Mitchell

South Tipperary Fine gael TD Tom Hayes has expressed his full support for Fine Gael Presidential nominee Gay Mitchell. Having previously declared his support for MEP Mairead McGuinness, Mr Hayes insists that Gay Mitchell has all the right qualities required of a great Irish President.

“I am delighted to offer my full support to Gay Mitchell as he begins what will no doubt be one of the longest and most competitive presidential campaigns in living memory. My support for Mairead was well publicised, but my admiration for Gay has never wavered. He is a man that truly understands the challenges facing this country, and its people.” stated Mr Hayes.