Wednesday 28 June 2017

Fine Gael needs to regain its comfort-food role

John Drennan writes that Fine Gael's loss of the competence factor now threatens Enda's own political future

John Drennan

John Drennan

It might appear strange that, even as he continues to rule with a record majority and juggle with the possibility of becoming the President of the EU Council, we can actually ask where has it all gone wrong, Enda.

But, despite the current phoney peace, that is precisely where we are at when it comes to Fine Gael's increasingly strange leader.

Less than a year has passed since the apotheosis of 'autocratic Enda', where the party's cunning pursuit of the insider classes of the country meant Fine Gael were poised to become the next Fianna Fail in all but name.

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