Right, so. Great analysis here from both Newton Emerson (and whoever who does his graphics).
Under Fresh Start there is now a negotiation period for the new Programme for Government of two weeks, but Arlene Foster admitted in February she’s started working on it already (ie before the election).
A two party stitch up. Well, I never?
The big fault with all of the Programme for Government negotiations is that they are done in private and never have targets. Forcing it into a two week window is a start, but if it comes with no targets and no penalties, then….