Saturday September 19, 2020

With its core strategists scattered, FG is losing the plot

October 27 was a Black Thursday for Fine Gael. The party lost a winnable referendum, came well behind Fianna Fáil in the by-election and had its candidate humiliated in the presidential election. The l

6th November, 2011

October 27 was a Black Thursday for Fine Gael. The party lost a winnable referendum, came well behind Fianna Fáil in the by-election and had its candidate humiliated in the presidential election. The latter is the most dramatic, and only if the reasons are thoroughly analysed can the party learn and make the changes it needs for the future.

Much of the mood music at the parliamentary party last week was that it was...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

This product does not auto-renew

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 8 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago