Varadkar on brink: Irish leader admits Dublin Government in danger of collapsing

IRELAND’s Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has admitted his Government is in danger of collapse as he gears up for four crunch by-elections, warning colleagues his Fine Gael party was now “neck and neck” with rivals Fianna Fail.

Mr Varadkar urged members of the Irish Parliament, or Dáil, known as TDs, they could not afford to miss Parliamentary votes and urged them to begin fundraising for a general election next year. His two-page letter, sent to all of Fine Gael’s TDs, outlined four priorities between now and Christmas, including passing the Budget and securing a Brexit deal. He wrote: “During this crucial period, I ask that you make every effort to make votes if you are not...
source: Express

2019-09-19 22:53
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