Michael McDowell: FF would be mad to allow FG to govern alone

Michael McDowell: FF would be mad to allow FG to govern alone View Gallery

But they would be equally mad to govern alone

Under Article 28.10 of the Constitution, Enda Kenny must resign from office if a motion to nominate him as Taoiseach is defeated this Thursday, March 10.

If that happens, he places his resignation in the hands of the President. In that case, every other member of the government shall be deemed also to have resigned, but they will all be obliged to carry on their duties until their successors are appointed.

President Michael D Higgins will have...

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