COMMENT: Cliff Taylor on why a referendum on the EU fiscal treaty does not make sense

Is this going to be to Treaty decision week for Ireland? Cliff Taylor looks at the government's next move ahead of the upcoming EU summit.

28th February, 2012
COMMENT: Cliff Taylor on why a referendum on the EU fiscal treaty does not make sense
Cliff Taylor

Is this going to be to Treaty decision week for Ireland? In other words is this the week that Attorney General Marie Whelan will furnish her advice to the government on whether a referendum is needed - thus meaning that government will have to give a clear indication of what it will do.

With an EU summit coming up at the end of the week, it would be strange if Taoiseach Enda Kenny turned up...

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