Sam Smyth: Bertie's bombshell brings FF to the brink of civil war
Published 06/01/2011 | 05:00
BERTIE Ahern is heading for a proxy showdown with Brian Cowen if his Dublin Central constituency organisation goes head-to-head against Fianna Fail HQ.
This appalling vista for the beleaguered senior party in the Government could easily follow Mr Ahern' s unprecedented and unprovoked attack on Mr Cowen.
The Fianna Fail organisation is still reeling from Mr Ahern' s deeply hurtful and damaging assault on the reputation of Mr Cowen, the current party leader.