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Rabbitte stirs it up

Pat Rabbitte demonstrated last week that he was willing to do anything to win, and Fine Gael will have no problems with that, writes Political Correspondent Pat Leahy.

17th February, 2007

It was the outrage of the Progressive Democrats that really convinced Labour leader Pat Rabbitte and his lieutenants that they had hit the nail on the head with the Labour leader’s shock promise of tax cuts in his conference speech last weekend.

The PD leader -w ho sometimes has a most unexpected tendency to let his emotions get the better of him when a microphone appears - spluttered his indignation that the party...

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