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Wielding an influence not matched by progression

For all their vaunted policies and ambitious targets, the Progressive Democrats ultimately failed to implement serious change in Irish public life.

20th September, 2008

For all their vaunted policies and ambitious targets, the Progressive Democrats ultimately failed to implement serious change in Irish public life.

Some, I suspect, will find a delicious irony in the fact that, in the week the Progressive Democrats decided to abandon ship, a financial tsunami swept across western economies. Certainly the sight of some of the best-paid financiers in the world abandoning their glass palaces for the last time - Filofaxes under their arms...

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