Fionnan Sheahan: All change in the Dail, but real test still to come
Published 17/12/2011 | 05:00
NO dissenting voices were heard -- for once -- yesterday when Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore announced the Dail would be shutting down for three and a half weeks.
After a gruelling year, coalition and opposition TDs alike were more than happy to see the end of 2011.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny had threatened earlier in the week to bring them in next week if there were any complaints from the Opposition about enough time not being given to debate legislation.