Monday 20 February 2017

Hypocritical Sinn Fein always plays the blame game

Much as it would like to deny it, SF does have a record in government - and that record exposes its utter inadequacy

Willie O'Dea

Published 27/11/2016 | 02:30

TAKING AIM: Sinn Fein representatives regularly hit out at political rivals, claiming everyone else is out of step bar them
TAKING AIM: Sinn Fein representatives regularly hit out at political rivals, claiming everyone else is out of step bar them

In all the analysis of Donald Trump's victory, I have not seen much comment on the advantage he had of not having a record of governing to defend.

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Donald Trump made Hillary Clinton's record an issue. He had never served in public office, so he could just go on the attack. It was a major political advantage but now that he holds office, it is a trick he cannot pull off again.

Here in Ireland we have a group who try to pull off the same trick over and over again. That group is Sinn Fein.

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