The Greens’ decision to go for the nuclear option last Monday should not have come as such a shock.
Perhaps we were distracted by the enormity of what had happened in the previous seven days, culminating in Brian Cowen and Brian Lenihan announcing that a Fianna Fáil-led government was about to sell our sovereignty.
Until recent weeks, the official Green line was that the government had a mandate (from the Oireachtas, not...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month
Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Get a Business Account for you and your team