12 January 1993 : FF - Lab coalition govt in power with Albert Reynolds Taoiseach, Dick Spring Tanaiste
"We cannot have a repeat of the last government performance
where the minority party exercised political
blackmail at regular and irregular intervals."
-Brian Lenihan (FF, Dublin West)
"A lethal cocktail coalition."
-An Taoiseach Albert Reynolds, describing FGs proposed multi - party rainbow coalition
"It is not so much a rainbow that Ireland needs, but the
bright sunlight that comes after it."
- John Bruton, FG leader
Back to General Elections, 18th June 1969-12th January 1993