Independent Roscommon deputy Denis Naughten has failed in his attempt to be elected as the as Ceann Comhairle of the Dáil.
Fianna Fáil's Seán Ó Fearghaíl has been re-elected.
The clerk of the house, Peter Finnegan, said Mr Ó Fearghaíl reached the quota with 130 votes.
Denis Naughten received 28 votes.
TDs are gathered for the first meeting of the 33rd Dáil this afternoon amid ongoing efforts to form a government in the aftermath of Election 2020.



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