Wednesday 20 September 2017

Fionnan Sheahan: No 'clear and present danger' to either Brian

Finance Minister Brian Lenihan is looking at the long game, not ruling out running against Brian Cowen as leader of Fianna Fail at some stage in the future
Finance Minister Brian Lenihan is looking at the long game, not ruling out running against Brian Cowen as leader of Fianna Fail at some stage in the future
Fionnan Sheahan

Fionnan Sheahan

THE prospects of Brian Lenihan running for the Fianna Fail leadership increased considerably yesterday.

But there is no 'clear and present danger' to Taoiseach Brian Cowen from his finance minister.

Admirably, for a man still battling a life-threatening cancer, Lenihan was taking a long-term view.

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