GEORGE LEE might be forgiven had he indulged himself in a bit of “whatifery” on Monday evening as news of Richard Bruton’s sacking as deputy leader and finance spokesman of Fine Gael emerged. For example, what if Lee had remained in the Dáil rather than packing in political life last February for a quick return to the relative comforts of RTÉ?
Fri, 18 Jun, 2010
THE minute George Lee announced he was to seek a nomination to run for Fine Gael in the Dublin South by-election, questions began to be asked about his impartiality in the past when reporting for RTÉ, with Fianna Fáil TD Timmy Dooley even comparing it to a referee taking off his jersey and showing his true colours.
Tue, 12 May, 2009