The recovery - not the recession - has sharpened up our class divide
Published 01/03/2016 | 02:30
In the end, it was about the recovery - or, more accurately, the recovery that had failed to arrive for many people.
As long as the bulk of people were facing that similar fate, they could see a reason for providing the Fine Gael and Labour Government with another majority.
Back in 2011, the country was largely united in frustration and anger at the economic crash - and anger directed at the Fianna Fáil administration of the time.