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Government on the ropes after election defeat
By Kevin McLoughlin Socialist Party defeats Fianna Fail and Sinn Fein IN 2007 Bertie Ahern won a third successive general election, bringing Fianna Fail close to an overall majority. In 5 June Bye Election Ahern’s nominee, his hapless brother Maurice, came fifth in the Bye Election in the Dublin Central constituency which they had dominated for decades!