History lessons in the building of coalitions

History lessons in the building of coalitions
Haughey was supported by Des O'Malley in 1989 Pic: RollingNews.ie

Des O’Malley’s volte face for Charles Haughey in 1989 shows that an FG-FF deal is possible

The opinion polls suggest that Ireland is on course for a hung Dáil. The current political landscape does not present the same obvious coalition choices as before.

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