Varadkar used private email to talk about setting up ‘spin unit’

FF & SF asking how often Varadkar uses private email for official government business

24th March, 2018

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar used a personal email account to discuss setting up the controversial Strategic Communications Unit last year, it has emerged.

Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin are now demanding to know how often Varadkar uses this private email account for official government business.

The Department of the Taoiseach confirmed that previously-disclosed correspondence about the SCU was originally sent to Varadkar’s private email address, but refused to answer questions about how...

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