Only half of FG's new team will make it to cabinet
Published 02/07/2010 | 05:00
AFTER a dizzying day of hoopla and self-congratulation Fine Gael's new shadow cabinet was taking a reality check last night.
The question on their lips: which of the 21 appointed yesterday are likely to be in cabinet if a Rainbow Coalition takes office after the next general election?
The answer: only half of those who trooped out after their leader Enda Kenny yesterday can expect cabinet seats in a Fine Gael-led government.