Taoiseach refuses to criticise Murphy’s contact with RSA inspector
Micheál Martin tells Dáil that candidate’s call was ‘like ringing a garda and saying he or she has no right to give a penalty’
Leo Varadkar has refused to condemn Verona Murphy, the Fine Gael by-election candidate, for contacting a Road Safety Authority employee during a truck inspection.
Murphy, who is contesting the Wexford Dáil seat vacated by Mick Wallace, has already had to apologise...
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FF support plummets as public vent frustration over pace of vaccine rollout
The poor poll ratings have raised questions within the party about whether Martin will have the support to stay on as Tánaiste at the end of next year
Fianna Fáil takes hit over lockdown and slow rate of vaccine rollout
The latest Business Post/Red C poll shows Fianna Fáil slipping to 13 per cent, Fine Gael steady at 29 per cent, the Greens have dropped to 3 per cent, with Sinn Féin up two points to draw level with Fine Gael
Trump faithful gather to plot the ‘greatest’ leader’s second coming
Flanked by a life-sized golden statue of Donald Trump, attendees at the CPAC convention in Florida flout Covid rules and fulminate against the socialist tyrant Joe Biden as well as their less gung-ho Republican colleagues
Varadkar and Donohoe clash over new tax break plans for remote workers
Tánaiste wants ‘ambitious’ incentives and capital allowances to encourage the practice, but Donohoe fears the effect on city centres and career development for young staff