Unpopular FF decimated in local elections
Enda Kenny’s call for a revolution at the polls struck a chord with disaffected voters who promptly handed Fianna Fáil its worst ever result, writes Niamh Connolly, Political Correspondent
Fine Gael became the biggest party in local government yesterday, after voter s across the country delivered a whipping to Fianna Fáil councillors across city and county councils.
Fianna Fáil’s local representatives have paid a high price for the government’s unpopularity on national issues, the state of the public finances, soaring unemployment and the ongoing banking crisis.
Fianna Fáil TD Chris Andrews said: ‘‘Clearly there has been...
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