Analysis: Varadkar will survive — unless evidence of more leaks emerges

Tánaiste faced awkward questions in Dáil grilling but no proof came that he is a serial leaker of sensitive information

Aiden Corkery

Political Correspondent @aiden_corkery
3rd November, 2020
Analysis: Varadkar will survive — unless evidence of more leaks emerges
Varadkar said Maitiú Ó Tuathail over-hyped the nature of the document when he excitedly declared that “Leo always delivers”. Picture: Rollingnews.ie

If a smoking gun exists demonstrating that Leo Vardakar is a serial leaker of sensitive information it wasn’t unveiled in the Dáil.

That‘s not to say that plenty of awkward questions didn’t emerge for the Tánaiste during his two hour grilling in the Dáil, however.

Why, given Varadkar’s repeated claim that his government had promised to keep the National Association of General Practitioners...

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