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The Emerald Isle Has Friends On Both Sides of the Aisle

Bipartisan support of Ireland in the United States is stronger than ever, Dublin’s ambassador writes.

A recent commentary in Foreign Policy by Paul Musgrave characterizes the Irish-U.S. relationship as one in which “script is more tempting than substance.” But the ties between the United States and Ireland are far more diverse and substantive than portrayed in the piece.

Musgrave concentrates mostly on the political dimension, which is just one

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