Thursday 14 December 2017

The factions who have lost love for our Dear Leader

Kenny is staring at a reprise of the days when a split Fine Gael got on like a sack of Kilkenny cats, writes John Drennan

John Drennan

John Drennan

In March 2011, as Fine Gael gloated over its 76 TDs, 19 Senators and four MEPs, King Enda's FG had definitively supplanted FF as the top dogs of Irish politics.

Now, just three years later, astonishingly the Taoiseach is faced with a split party and a threatened legacy.

In fact, things can change even more quickly for just one week ago the headlines were all about 'a decade of prosperity'.

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