TD said he would ‘sooner go to jail’ than wear face mask
Documents released by the Oireachtas describe dozens of breaches of Covid-19 guidelines and aggression towards compliance staff
A TD told a member of the Oireachtas Covid-19 compliance team that he would “sooner go to jail” than wear a mask in Leinster House.
Concerns were also raised about a lack of social distancing among ministerial drivers, who would then drive cars on lengthy journeys with Cabinet members.
The details are contained in a new tranche of documents released by the Oireachtas detailing reported breaches of public health guidelines as well as...
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