Sunday 20 August 2017

Kevin Doyle: Coveney looked dead in the water a week ago, but it's been turned on its head

Simon Coveney. Photo: Damien Eagers
Simon Coveney. Photo: Damien Eagers
Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle

Water charges are dead. It's the one thing everybody agrees on.

But for the past week Simon Coveney and Barry Cowen have argued over whether they should be buried six feet or 10 feet under.

Sinn Féin is outraged that a plan similar to something it thought was a good result a fortnight ago is now being forced on it by legal advisors and the "bully boys" in Government.

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