Love is not in the air for Fianna Fáil over confidence-and-supply deal

Inside Politics: Party rolled its eyes when John McGuinness was on radio

Fianna Fáil TD John McGuinness. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Fianna Fáil TD John McGuinness. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Good morning, and happy Valentine’s Day — the day the price of a bunch of roses rises by national children’s hospital proportions.

Matters in Fianna Fáil, however, are not quite as loving. The past few days have seen a bitter exchange of views at a parliamentary party meeting between serial rebel John McGuinness and Barry Cowen over the confidence-and-supply deal and other issues.

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