Brendan Howlin has said the Taoiseach’s attitude to the electorate does not reflect a lack of empathy but stems from a “philosophical and political attitude”.
The Labour leader was commenting after Senator Catherine Noone, a Fine Gael candidate, apologised for calling Leo Varadkar “autistic”.
Howlin said her comments were “flippant” and that autism was a serious issue. There were 1,500 people on a waiting list for an autism spectrum...
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