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Attempt to rise above the fray may backfire

Micheal Martin risks dragging Fianna Fail into the row over garda whistleblowers, writes Fionnan Sheahan

Published 23/02/2014 | 02:30

Micheal Martin
Micheal Martin

HIS party's poll figures are still below their support levels in the last local elections, despite talk of a comeback.

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He is still haunted by the toxic legacy of a government in which he served leading the country into bankruptcy.

His preparations for the local and European elections are being overshadowed by some of the old guard emerging from hiding.

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