Analysis: Bogue’s departure is not a crisis for Green Party
Recent defections do not appear to have affected the Greens’ support and many in the party are secretly relieved to lose some of its more vocal internal critics
In some ways, the only surprising thing about Lorna Bogue’s departure from the Green Party is that it didn’t happen sooner.
The Cork city councillor strongly criticised Eamon Ryan, the Greens‘ leader, during the government formation negotiations accusing him of “fudging” the party’s red lines on climate emission targets before later condemning the final deal as an “austerity programme for government”.
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