Saturday 25 March 2017

Budget bribes now won't buy any votes in six months

Illustration by Jim Cogan
Illustration by Jim Cogan
Eoghan Harris

Eoghan Harris

For months I have argued that Fine Gael should go to the country as early as possible. I still believe that.

Yes, I have read the results of the recent Irish Times poll, which shows that Fine Gael and Labour are short of the numbers needed to form a government.

Yes, I know that all of the political pundits have retreated from the notion of a November election.

Please sign in or register with Independent.ie for free access to Opinions.

Sign In

Don't Miss