Analysis: ‘Super Friday’ promises plenty of political drama

As membership votes on the programme for government are counted for Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and the Greens, all eyes will be on whether Eamon Ryan can get his two-thirds majority

23rd June, 2020
Analysis: ‘Super Friday’ promises plenty of political drama
Micheál Martin will be voted Taoiseach on Saturday if all goes to plan, but first all three party leaders in the proposed coalition must win the support of their members. Picture: Sam Boal/Rollingnews.ie

The leaders of Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and the Greens have been making their final pitches to the members ahead of the “Super Friday” vote on the programme for government.

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Micheál Martin, the Fianna Fáil leader, are both on message when it comes to warning their parties that “there is no alternative” to the current deal.

Varadkar does not like the...

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