A week of gaffes throws the Alliance off track

A week of gaffes throws  the Alliance off track
John Halligan found himself in hot water last week after it emerged he had asked a candidate about her marital status in a job interview Pic: Fergal Phillips

Government TDs need to concentrate on bread-and-butter issues like the rail dispute

Independent Alliance Minister John Halligan could get away with proclaiming his belief in aliens and even planning a madcap visit to North Korea. But he has now joined the ranks of luminaries like former EU Commissioner Padraig Flynn by upsetting Mná na hÉireann.

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