Niall O'Connor: Why Deirdre Heney's victory over Sean Haughey is good news for Fianna Fail
Published 24/06/2015 | 22:08
Fianna Fáil has been sent a clear and concise message by its members in Dublin Bay North this evening - it's now time to look forward.
Although Deirdre Heney's victory was wafer-thin, the Dublin City councillor is by far the best General Election candidate for a party trying desperately to shake off the ghosts of the past.
Ms Heney has, potentially, stopped in its tracks Sean Haughey's determined political comeback.