McVerry Trust says it is not in a position to face questions from housing committee over financial turmoil

Charity also said it could not discuss a recent €15 million government bailout with TDs as it has not yet met the criteria for the funding

The controversy, first revealed during the summer, prompted notifications to the Dublin Region Homeless Executive (DRHE) and the department. Picture: Fergal Phillips

Representatives of the Peter McVerry Trust have claimed it would be “premature” to appear before politicians this month to face questions over recent financial troubles ...