Martina Devlin: Taoisigh past throw their long shadows in 'mafia' territory
Voters insisted it was high time Bertie's faction was cut down to size
THE shadows of two Fianna Fail Taoisigh filtered across the campaign trail yesterday. The first was to be expected, since the canvass took place in Bertie Ahern's constituency, but the second was more surprising.
Eamon de Valera was resurrected -- briefly but reverently -- as two householders shared their memories of him, while Fianna Fail candidate Mary Fitzpatrick pounded the beat in Dublin Central.