Kevin Doyle: Project Eagle may be a blotch too many on Noonan's CV
Published 10/03/2016 | 00:00
Michael Noonan's political CV has suffered many serious blotches over his 35 years in Leinster House - but every time he has found a way back.
Shortly after becoming a TD he found himself taking over the Department of Justice in the wake of the infamous phone tapping scandal of 1982.
He thrived under Garret FitzGerald, prompting early expectation that he would be a future leader.