Matt Cooper: The coalition of the unwilling fumbles its messaging yet again

It looks doubtful whether the majority of the public will have the patience for another nine weeks of this Covid-19 confinement

21st February, 2021
Matt Cooper: The coalition of the unwilling fumbles its messaging yet again
David Drumm, the former Anglo Irish Bank executive, might find it hard to get a job, but he still has a €4.4 million pension pot PIc: PA

Last Thursday evening, I tweeted how Eamon Ryan, the Green Party leader, in an interview I had just conducted on the Tonight Show, refused to be drawn on a date for the beginning of the lifting of Level 5 restrictions.

At much the same time as I was pressing Ryan on the likelihood that it would most likely be the May bank holiday weekend, Taoiseach Micheál Martin was indicating to the Irish Daily Mirror that the...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Matt Cooper: Fraying coalition could open door to McDonald as Taoiseach

Matt Cooper: Martin damned if he does and damned if he doesn’t go to US

The Last Post: Is the health portfolio just too much for Stephen Donnelly?

The Last Post: The energetic Eddie O’Connor still ahead of the Mainstream