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Irish-Americans Could Get Unique Chance To Settle Under Plans By Midlands TD

Charlie Flanagan wants "a bespoke residency scheme" to be created.

US citizens with ties to Ireland could get a unique opportunity to work or retire here under a new scheme proposed by a midlands TD.

Fine Gael's Charlie Flanagan is calling on the Minister for the Diaspora to create a bespoke residency scheme to build on the  important relationship between the two countries.

The Laois-Offaly TD and former Foreign Affairs Minister would like to offer Irish-Americans an enhanced package of measures, but says it would come with a number of conditions:

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