SF quietly axe northern political director as stance public stance on Stormont hardens

Interesting, or not, as the case may be. We won’t be told why Leo is no longer in post, but you do wonder if the new tougher stance on Stormont and the party’s OFMdFM partners DUP is related to him being rotated out of his job.

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