No Public Rep Should Be Accosted Like That - Barry Cowen Responds To Online Video

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The Laois-Offaly TD was approached by a man asking questions about COVID-19.

No unmasked, unvaccinated person has a right to invade a public rep's personal space, according to Laois-Offaly TD Barry Cowen.

A video has emerged online of a member of the public questioning the Fianna Fáil deputy on the streets of Dublin about COVID-19.

It's sparked mixed reaction on public accessibility to politicians.

Deputy Cowen says he's more than happy to engage with people, but boundaries must be respected too:

He’s been speaking with Will Faulkner on the Midlands Today Show:

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