Obama election machine isn't blueprint for female hopefuls
Jen O'Malley-Dillon, former Obama strategist, has been giving tips on fighting elections to Irish women with political ambitions.
No doubt they have listened carefully. Anybody would – and should – listen carefully to a person described as an Obama strategist. US President Barack Obama's methods of fighting elections have been a world's wonder.
But do their huge successes on the far side of the Atlantic warrant emulation in Ireland?