Why Kenny is Ahern’s most formidable foe so far

Luck is a critical ingredient in a successful political career.

15th April, 2006

Luck is a critical ingredient in a successful political career. Almost all politicians who have made it to the top can point to an event or circumstance beyond their control that had nothing to do with skill or timing but was simply good fortune.

Bertie Ahern’s career as a party leader and Taoiseach has been no exception with regard to the weakness of the first two Fine Gael leaders he faced.

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