Monday 16 January 2017

Time for an FF-FG coalition - and a revived Tallaght strategy

Published 11/02/2016 | 02:30

Fine Gael's Alan Dukes introduced the Tallaght strategy in 1987 Photo: Frank Mc Grath
Fine Gael's Alan Dukes introduced the Tallaght strategy in 1987 Photo: Frank Mc Grath

As the election campaign heats up, it now looks like Fine Gael and Labour may not have an overall majority. They appear to be approximately 10 seats off the magic number 79.

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As this is a centenary election year, what about a Fianna Fáil/Fine Gael coalition?

This would be historic for two reasons. First, it would bury Civil War politics for good. With this year being the centenary of 1916, what an occasion this would be for all of us - a peaceful closure of this chapter in our history.

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