Tuesday 27 June 2017

Lise Hand: Hangar-gate has Enda flying at full throttle in bid to grab the controls

Lise Hand

Lise Hand

IT may have been Ash Wednesday, but judging by the bellicose mood in the Dail chamber yesterday morning, more than one deputy had feasted on plates of fried meat for breakfast.

And it was all Enda's fault.

We now know what he has given up for Lent -- trying to be buddies with Brian Cowen. The penny has finally dropped with the Fine Gael leader that no matter how many times he offers to co-operate or work with the Government in these perilous times, this ferociously partisan Fianna Fail Taoiseach would rather stick pins in his eyes than accept as much as a cup of sugar from a Blueshirt.

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