Dana considers presidency bid - reports

Wednesday 19 October 2011 16.10
Dana Rosemary Scallon - A former MEP
Dana Rosemary Scallon - A former MEP

Sources close to Dana Rosemary Scallon have said she is considering seeking a nomination for the Presidential election.

According to Highland Radio, she is thinking of seeking the backing of 20 TDs and Senators following the withdrawal of Senator David Norris from the race.

The local radio station cited sources close to the former MEP.