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Eagle – eyed Kenny

Our picture of the day is taken from today’s  Irish Times. Taoiseach Enda Kenny befriends a bald-headed eagle from the Irish Raptor Research Centre while at the Volvo Ocean Race  in Galway yesterday.

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Kenny Scores PR Goal – Hayes the Big Loser

Well done Enda.   Cute as a fox! Split the enemy and bring most of the talent on board (except Hayes and Naughton). The high profile and talented enemies are within the walls.  Masterstroke. My FG sources are happy again and here is the read……. The winners are obviously Dr James, Michael Noonan to Finance,…

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Kenny Wins Pr Battle But Will Lose War

It has been a really fascinating week in politics. You would nearly forget that we are in the midst of one of the worst rip off scandals of all time in our long history of politician rip off scandals with Ivor the Tank Engine’s makey uppy expenses. You would be forgiven for not knowing that…

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On the front page…

After a 12 year long inquiry, the Saville Report into the events of Bloody Sunday was finally released yesterday. British Prime Minister, David Cameron, declared that, according to the Saville report, the killings and shootings of Bloody Sunday were “both unjustified and unjustifiable”. Róisin Ingle in the Irish Times reports that Mr Cameron’s statement, lasted…

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On the Front page today….

The tension within Fine Gael is set to reach fever pitch today when up to nine members of the party’s frontbench are expected to vent their anger at Enda Kenny’s leadership and his bitter dismissal of Richard Bruton. Both the Irish Times and Irish Independent are covering this story today. Fionnan Sheahan, Michael Brennan and…

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Pic of the day…

A picture can speak a thousand works and in the case of the current Fine Gael situation, this picture in the Irish Examiner today has done just that. It documents a series of events over the past two days which ultimately lead to Enda Kenny sacking the deputy party leader and Finance Spokesperson Richard Bruton….