Attempt to rise above the fray may backfire
Micheal Martin risks dragging Fianna Fail into the row over garda whistleblowers, writes Fionnan Sheahan
HIS party's poll figures are still below their support levels in the last local elections, despite talk of a comeback.
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.