Tensions rumble behind Fianna Fail united front
Brian Cowen has begun a last-gasp drive to save his leadership amid talk of a summertime heave by his Finance Minister Brian Lenihan. Both spoke this weekend on the issue to Daniel McConnell
It's half nine on Thursday night as I arrive at the Radisson Hotel in Golden Lane, central Dublin.
Fianna Fail is clearly here -- the line up of ministerial Mercs and garda drivers chatting outside are the tell-tale signs of that.
The occasion: a meeting of the Dublin FF party, and Taoiseach Brian Cowen is here to address his troops.