New era in politics? No, it's same old same old
In the last few days we have had Eamon Gilmore's daughter being offered a job to defend the Corrib gas pipeline.
And Taoiseach Enda Kenny's silence on Michael Lowry is deafening.
Can anyone now remember what was said a few weeks ago regarding a new vision, a clean up of Irish politics and more accountability? In truth, it's a case of same old same old.