Sunday 4 December 2016

Real war is between Ross, Renua and those old-style independents

Battle of 2016 will consist of the audition to be the third leg of a Troika, led by Fine Gael and Labour, writes John Drennan

Published 19/04/2015 | 02:30

REAL POLITICAL BATTLE: Between the Independent Alliance which includes Shane Ross and Finian McGrath, above, and Renua Ireland, launched by Lucinda Creighton,
REAL POLITICAL BATTLE: Between the Independent Alliance which includes Shane Ross and Finian McGrath, above, and Renua Ireland, launched by Lucinda Creighton,
Lucinda Creighton pictured at the launch of the new Renua party

We are sorry, but, it is all sorted out really. Of course there will have to be a show, a narrative, some pantomime villains and possibly even heroes too.

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But, when it comes to the main card, the end result is as predetermined as those old American wrestling shows.

If you're wondering, we're talking about the Definitely Maybe 2016 election.

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