Mary Regan: Irish Water fiasco could drown Fianna Fáil
The party must choose between its current populist stance and a fiscally responsible one – and might lose out either way
So now we know the answer to the eternal question of Irish politics: what’s the difference between Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael? The wilful wastage of water, it seems.
Despite putting in place an expert commission to take the politics out of the issue followed by an Oireachtas committee to reach “consensus” on it, there is still no end to the wearisome war over water. If anything, it’s escalating.
Fine Gael and...
Subscribe from just 1€
Choose the subscription that is right for you
For the first month
€19.99 Monthly ThereafterSubscribe today
For the first year
€199.99 annually thereafterSubscribe today
For the first 90 days
€55.00 quarterly ThereafterSubscribe today
These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.
Terms & Conditions Apply