Wednesday 29 March 2017

Martina Devlin: Love is in the air as pals Dunphy and Ross give cronyism kiss-off

Martina Devlin

Martina Devlin

LIKE music-hall veterans, they fed each other punchlines. Eamon Dunphy was offering Valentine's Day kisses -- his own or Shane Ross's -- in return for votes for the senator.

Every man has his price. But there'd be no puckering up on the cheap: the votes had to be first preferences.

"He hasn't been very generous with his kisses, he's only given out about 10," said Ross.

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