Fionnan Sheahan: FF must take radical steps on long road to redemption
FIANNA Fail is still absorbing the shock of losing three-quarters of its TDs. But the party's relatively new leader Micheal Martin isn't sitting around raking through the ashes of the calamitous performance.
Martin is already sending out signals he's prepared to take difficult decisions.
He has set down a marker by indicating he will try to cull the old guard of senators and install former TDs and new candidates with a view to winning back seats.