US envoy fires parting shot

Thomas Foley, United States ambassador to Ireland, may have kept the sunny side up last week, but his reserved judgment on Obama’s policies is clear.

8th November, 2008

Thomas Foley, United States ambassador to Ireland, may have kept the sunny side up last week, but his reserved judgment on Obama’s policies is clear.

Thomas Foley, United States ambassador to Ireland, bowed out early from a packed embassy party last week, pleading an early morning radio show appearance.

The former college buddy of President George W Bush was gracious in the face of the Republican Party’s rout last week, but can hardly...

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