The year of ‘new politics’, Ross in Transport, an election and the Donald

Inside Politics: Read our favourite pieces from the digest in 2016

When asked whether he was looking forward to the election campaign, one of Enda Kenny’s stock responses was: “I’m f****ng dying for road.” Photograph: Bloomberg

When asked whether he was looking forward to the election campaign, one of Enda Kenny’s stock responses was: “I’m f****ng dying for road.” Photograph: Bloomberg

Good morning, the digest this morning is a little different. We have asked each of the four contributors to choose their favourite piece from the digest in 2016. We also include some of the best tweets and some of the best reads from a very eventful year!

May - Pat Leahy on the Government’s first bruising encounter with “new politics” as it loses a Dáil vote for the first time:

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