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Hugh O'Connell: Can Labour afford not to go back into government?

Some are starting to think the party might be better off at the cabinet table

19th April, 2016

As Labour assessed the damage from its worst-ever general election result in February, there was a consensus amongst almost all in the party that it would go into opposition in the 32nd Dáil.

There was some initial reluctance and indications from almost all Labour sources that this wouldn’t be a runner. But as the weeks have dragged on - and no government has been formed - some in Labour have made it known...

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