Whatever about a leader, the PDs need direction

Almost unnoticed by the rest of the world, the Progressive Democrats are now in the middle of a leadership contest.

1st March, 2008

Almost unnoticed by the rest of the world, the Progressive Democrats are now in the middle of a leadership contest.

Senator Fiona O’Malley (Dun Laoghaire) and Senator Ciaran Cannon (Galway East) are battling it out to follow in the footsteps of Des O’Malley, Mary Harney and Michael McDowell. The two candidates represent a stark contrast in personalities.

O’Malley is a chatty and spontaneous person who wears her heart on her sleeve....

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