Varadkar’s leak leaves him at the mercy of Fianna Fáil
Comment: Micheál Martin will exact a price from the Tánaiste for standing by him: loyalty and an acceptance of his authority as Taoiseach
Unedifying. There is no other word for the revelation that Leo Varadkar, the Tánaiste, gave a copy of a confidential contract negotiated with one GP group to a friend who was the then president of a rival GP group. It has become a damaging spectacle for Irish politics.
Much has been made of the then taoiseach’s motivation for micro-managing the affairs of his health minister Simon Harris’s portfolio without the knowledge of Harris....
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