Fine Gael Leadership
Micheál Martin ready for battle with new generation of rivals
- May 17, 2017, 22:00
Over the next year, politics will witness a generational change, not only in Fine Gael but also in Sinn Féin where Gerry Adams will finally stand down(...)
Plaudits for Kenny but succession race focuses FG minds
- May 17, 2017, 21:52
Enda Kenny was doing the rounds of the crowded room and pressing the flesh after launching Nealon’s Guide to Politics in the Irish Architectural Archi(...)
Aoibhinn Kenny well placed to follow in father’s footsteps
- May 17, 2017, 21:17
The final paragraph of Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s resignation statement referred to the family’s 63-year record of unbroken service to the Mayo people. T(...)
How will partners in Government react to leadership battle?
- May 17, 2017, 21:00
Walking through the corridors of Leinster House a number of weeks ago, a member of the Independent Alliance reflected on the group’s poor opinion poll(...)
Enda Kenny to attend Battle of Messines Ridge centenary
- Irish News
- May 17, 2017, 20:52
Enda Kenny is to attend the centenary of the Battle of Messines Ridge in what is expected to be one of his last acts as Taoiseach. Mr Kenny will be (...)
What are the rules governing election of Enda Kenny’s successor?
- May 17, 2017, 20:00
While the system by which the next leader of Fine Gael is elected is set down in the party constitution, the exact timetabling of the election contest(...)
Cliff Taylor: Next taoiseach will have little leeway to curry voters’ favours
- May 17, 2017, 19:00
When Enda Kenny became taoiseach in March 2011 the outlook was bleak. A few months earlier, Ireland had entered an EU-IMF bailout programme necessary (...)
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