Thursday 22 February 2018

John Drennan: Green's Dan Boyle hints coalition is nearing end of political lifespan


Taoiseach Brian Cowen's plans to see out the Government's full-term could be thwarted by his Green coalition colleagues.

Close political allies of the Taoiseach have constantly stressed it is Mr Cowen's intention to "carry on until the last minute of the last hour of his mandate".

This position is informed by the belief that time and the prospect of an economic revival is the only thing that can save Fianna Fail from an electoral humiliation.

Please sign in or register with for free access to Opinions.

Sign In

Promoted Links

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox every morning.

Don't Miss