Saturday 18 November 2017

This minority Government makes no sense - but we could be a lot worse off

Ireland's unlikely Cabinet has had almost 200 incident-packed days now and somehow it has managed to hold it all together, if only just

Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Photo: Justin Farrelly
Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Photo: Justin Farrelly
Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle

Ireland 2016: We've got clowns to the left, jokers to the right and we're stuck in the middle with Enda.

Tuesday marks 200 days of this minority government and despite all the doomsday predictions we could actually be a lot worse off.

Yes, they are trying to perform their own version of the mannequin challenge whereby they look active but are really trying to avoid moving on anything - but maybe that's not the worse thing right in a world that has shifted dramatically since they took office.

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