Friday 15 December 2017

If Kenny is wise, he'll focus on the housing crisis and hit it with everything he has got

If Mr Kenny has demonstrated one proven talent as Taoiseach, it is an ability to concentrate on one central issue to achieve concrete results
If Mr Kenny has demonstrated one proven talent as Taoiseach, it is an ability to concentrate on one central issue to achieve concrete results
Ivan Yates

Ivan Yates

Now that we finally have a Government - even if the ground is a little shaky under its feet - the business of running the country can finally begin.

Our senior civil servants can begin to restore a sense of direction. Policy implementation can resume once more with today's publication of the new Government's programme.

The protracted wheeling and dealing between Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael, and Fine Gael and Independents, has resulted in a dolly mixture of copy-and-paste segments from various manifestos.

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