CHANGING OF THE GUARD
Last weekend’s election results may have fatally weakened Fianna Fáil’s ability to lead the country, potentially leaving the government in a ‘zombie’ state, writes Pat Leahy, Political Editor
The ‘no confidence’ motion and the debate on the Ryan Commission report in the Dáil barely gave politicians of all parties a moment to absorb the results of the local, European and by-elections last weekend. But , behind the scenes, the parties are crunching the numbers and seeking to learn the lessons of one of the biggest ever changes in the Irish political landscape.
Last weekend changed the political weather in a...
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