Voters are in terror of the good times disappearing

So we are all agreed, then. The country is doing fine. Well, fine-ish.

10th February, 2007

So we are all agreed, then. The country is doing fine. Well, fine-ish.

Certainly, there has been a transformation from the basket case era of 1980-87. Fianna Fail has been in power for almost all the 20 years since then (aside from the John Bruton interregnum of two and a half years). Having caused the basket case era crisis, Fianna Fail has been in power more or less ever since we emerged, so they can...

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