Monday September 28, 2020

A truly mixed week for TDs' reputations

The amazement that has greeted Lucinda Creighton's resignation as a junior minister is a slightly depressing commentary on our political system.

13th July, 2013

The amazement and incomprehension from the political system which has greeted Lucinda Creighton's vote against her government's abortion legislation and her subsequent resignation as a junior minister is a slightly depressing commentary on our political system. That someone should be willing to sacrifice his or her career for a deeply-held political or personal belief is apparently difficult for the Irish political system to understand. Elsewhere, this is not considered all that remarkable.

Despite all indications...

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