Cometh the hour, cometh the Labour Party leader

On paper, Pat Rabbitte should have made an excellent leader of the Labour Party. Indeed, the same assumption was made of Brian Cowen before he took over as Taoiseach.

21st February, 2009

On paper, Pat Rabbitte should have made an excellent leader of the Labour Party. Indeed, the same assumption was made of Brian Cowen before he took over as Taoiseach.

On the other hand, before Bertie Ahern started running the country, It looked as if he hardly had the potential to be a scout leader.

In Britain, you might have assumed that, considering Gordon Brown had so long to study the art of leadership, he would...

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