One of the two candidates an American from Boston.
Sligo News File.
Fine Gael have selected a couple of women to contest the elections for the parliament in Brussels in May.
Mairead McGuinness is currently a sitting MEP while an American named Maria Walsh is originally from Boston.
The two were selected at a party selection convention in Mullingar last night.
Meanwhile, Sligo Fine Gael TD Tony McLoughlin has been appointed an assistant whip with an annual allowance of €15,000.