Thursday August 6, 2020

Can Donohoe deliver FG’s coveted three in a row?

The government hopes that a ‘prudent budget’ will position it for a return to power at the next general election

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

@obraonain
6th October, 2019

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar must have been inspired by his visits to Croke Park this year to see the Dublin men’s football team winning ‘five-in-a-row’ and the Dublin ladies team winning ‘three-in-a-row”.

He told the Fine Gael faithful at the party’s presidential dinner in Dublin last night that he was now targeting a ‘three-in-a- row’ for Fine Gael – a third successive term in government which the party has never...

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

Related Stories

Conservation group calls for effective regulation as multinationals increase use of on-site gas plants to generate electricity

Killian Woods | 1 week ago

As the online debate on trans issues remains heated, those affected by them in the real world are calling for more support, space and understanding. But are their voices being heard?

Colin Murphy | 1 month ago

The former NTMA head says he is ‘quite alarmed’ at the potential for legal actions over the large number of deaths in nursing homes during the crisis

Michael Brennan | 3 months ago