DUP deal is neither grubby or crackpot. It may even aid the peace and *should* hold for two years..

Good conversation with Paul Ross on TalkRadio yesterday morning, in which we discussed the nature of the deal (is it grubby money?), whether the DUP are (as the Daily Mirror accuses them of being) ‘Crackpots’, will it hurt the peace process and lastly will the hung parliament deal stick:

My answer to each is conditional but runs out broadly as: No, No, No, Yes. What do you think?

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