Varadkar blamed lower quality news on young, hungry, badly-paid journalists

Varadkar blamed lower quality news on young, hungry, badly-paid journalists
In an interview given for a thesis paper before he became Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar said while most of the negative stories about the health service are true, they create an overall bad impression of the servicePA

Interview given to a PhD student last year reveals his attitude to emotive health stories and to journalists who don’t query the demands of sectoral groups

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said that modern media was delivering more news of less quality, oversimplified issues, gave trade unions and NGOs a free ride, and that some investigative journalism was sensationalised, The Sunday Business Post can reveal.

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