Friday 20 April 2018

Philip Ryan: Kenny still on course to lead government

Numbers game means FG leader is still in the driving seat despite support for Martin, writes Philip Ryan

Enda Kenny. Photo: Frank Mc Grath
Enda Kenny. Photo: Frank Mc Grath
Philip Ryan

Philip Ryan

The public want Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin to be the next Taoiseach, according to the latest Sunday Independent/Millward Brown opinion poll.

But what the public want and what they get are two entirely different matters.

Martin is on the crest of a wave after his odds-defying General Election campaign, but no matter what way you look at it, he doesn't have the numbers to lead the next government.

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