Down the stairs for the restorative drop of tea.
And there – the shock of it – was Enda Kenny, in his good suit, leering (...)
Is Ming Flanagan about to throw his hat in the ring for a seat in Europe? The Independent TD for Roscommon-South Leitrim ran in Connacht-Ulster in 199(...)
Micheál Martin reintroduced us to a familiar organism yesterday. It’ll fit in nicely with the cryptosporidium and E.coli. “The bonus culture is back,”(...)
Politician of the Year
We had intended giving it to Ming Flanagan. But somebody seems to have quashed the award on his behalf.
He’ll have to (...)
The debate on the future of the Seanad is a bit like the Seanad itself, a sideshow. No one seriously blames the Seanad for all that ails Irish politic(...)
Senators are in a position to focus on the task of being national legislators unlike TDs competing in multi-seat constituencies who spend inordinate a(...)
It was Eamon’s turn to defend the indefensible yesterday.
Enda set the bar low for him on Tuesday with his defence of Alan Shatter’s worr(...)
Okay, so the world has moved on since a couple of health ministers got stuck in a lift while viewing a spanking new mental-health facility in D(...)
With the Dáil in the throes of its annual Cheltdown and those not interested in horses switching attention to the Habemus Papam Handicap Chase,(...)
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