Sunday 21 January 2018

When push comes to shove, Kenny's rivals need to show they are up for it

If the Fine Gael leadership challengers are too timid to make a move on the job, then maybe the Taoiseach should keep it

Health Minister Simon Harris Photo: Frank McGrath
Health Minister Simon Harris Photo: Frank McGrath

Eilis O'Hanlon

The Social Democrats were mocked for being a party with three TDs and three leaders.

That's no longer the case, since Stephen Donnelly left to become Fianna Fail's spokesman on Brexit.

Now the Soc Dems have two TDs and two leaders, which is still one more leader than is traditional in most political parties, albeit slightly less dysfunctional.

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