The challenges posed by Brexit means the coming years will be crucial for the border counties and the wider North-West region. Our biggest requirement post Brexit will be infrastructural investment. This region needs experienced voices in the European Parliament pursuing a positive agenda.
Brendan has served as TD for Cavan-Monaghan since 1992. Brendan was a Minister of State from 2004-2008, Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries & Food between 2008 and 2011 before being appointed as Minister for Justice & Law Reform in 2011. Brendan chairs the Oireachtas Foreign Affairs Committee.