GERARD HOWLIN: Mr Speaker has had his say and it is revenge for failed ‘assassination’

There is nothing worse in politics than a failed assassination, writes Gerard Howlin.

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GERARD HOWLIN: A refuge from accountability and a bulwark against transparency

Robert Watt, secretary general at the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform, made headlines last week when he appeared first before the Public Accounts Committee ...

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GERARD HOWLIN: Elections are shaping up and they may reshape the European Union

Macron’s economic remodelling of Europe is... partly a threat to our national interest

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GERARD HOWLIN: If not now, then when? But only Leo knows the route to 60 seats

Some of the most sensitive papers the Taoiseach sees, which few of his colleagues ever do, are Fine Gael’s polling data on a constituency-by-constituency basis. ...

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