Five key takeaways from Stephen Donnelly’s appearance at the Oireachtas Health Committee

2nd March, 2021
Five key takeaways from Stephen Donnelly’s appearance at the Oireachtas Health Committee
Stephen Donnelly told the Oireachtas Health Committee that he had faced a “tsunami of events” since taking over as Minister for Health

It has been a difficult time for Stephen Donnelly, the Minister for Health, who is becoming a lightning rod for criticism of the government’s Covid-19 strategy.

He has even been forced to install a security fence outside his family home in Wicklow to prevent items being thrown in. “It’s a nasty development,” said a Fianna Fáil source.

Coupled with the trolling that TDs regularly receive on social...

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