Fianna Fáil: the party with two faces

Today’s Sunday Business Post/Red C poll shows FF neck and neck with FG, as it plays a dual role in the Dáil

29th May, 2016
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Micheál Martin and Éamon Ó Cuív of Fianna Fáil at the partys 1916 National Commemoration Evening in Dublins Mansion House last week Picture: Rollingnews

Fianna Fáil was feeling the heat from Sinn Féin last week over its current policy to suspend water charges.

It was no surprise that Sinn Féin would bring a motion to scrap water charges very early in the lifetime of the new government. And its TDs positively delighted in reminding Fianna Fáil that its manifesto had pledged four times to “abolish” them.

“It seems that...

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