Opposition will happily trade an election for a budget

9th October, 2010

Forget about a national government.

Forget about all this talk of a second Tallaght Strategy. Neither of those things will happen - and they aren’t even required anyway.

The Tallaght Strategy of Fine Gael under Alan Dukes came about when Fine Gael said it was prepared to back tough government decisions, for as long as those decisions were in the national interest. It was an open ended process of general support.

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