Saturday 18 November 2017

Sam Smyth: That 'Eureka' moment showed up Martin's flawed judgment

Sam Smyth

IT TOOK just seven days for Micheal Martin to revert the perception of him as an indecisive leader of Fianna Fail back the full 360-degrees.

And worse, when he stopped dithering and took executive action, a deep fault line was exposed where his political judgment should be.

He had a 'Eureka' moment on holiday in west Cork, when backing Gay Byrne for the presidency must have struck him as an inspired answer to a festering problem.

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