Wednesday 18 October 2017

Niall O'Connor: The Great Survivor's farewell could be nearing - but Enda's not ready

Taoiseach Enda Kenny poses for a photograph at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Photo: Bloomberg
Taoiseach Enda Kenny poses for a photograph at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Photo: Bloomberg
Niall O'Connor

Niall O'Connor

General election 2016 may be nearing its one year anniversary, but it remains at the forefront of the weekly conversations between Fine Gael TDs.

Last week, some deputies became engaged in a squabble - within the confines of the parliamentary party's private 'WhatsApp' group - over whether lessons had really been learned from the bruising electoral experience.

One deputy queried why Fine Gael has since persisted in using marketing strategies to Tories, an approach he claimed let the party down during the campaign itself.

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