Varadkar’s PR unit set to be scaled back but not disbanded

Varadkar’s PR unit set to be scaled back but not disbanded
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar: said opposition was using controversy to ‘throw mud’ at him hoping it would stick Picture: PA

After calls for it to be closed, the Strategic Communications Unit will now have a reduced budget and less autonomy

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s controversial Strategic Communications Unit (SCU) will not be shut down but instead scaled back with a smaller budget and fewer responsibilities, The Sunday Business Post has learned.

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