Sunday 11 December 2016

Candidate doesn't do irony as he plays blame game

Published 31/05/2014 | 02:30

Alex White confirmed he will contest the leadership of the Labour Party at a press briefing on the Rosie Hackett Bridge in Dublin. Picture: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos
Alex White confirmed he will contest the leadership of the Labour Party at a press briefing on the Rosie Hackett Bridge in Dublin. Picture: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

Alex White doesn't do apologies or resignations. The Minister for Medical Cards is launching a bid to become Tanaiste and leader of the Labour Party after dicing with ministerial death twice this week.

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In an act of betrayal, Mr White was involved with the coup against Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore.

The minister confirmed yesterday he had intended to tell Mr Gilmore of his intention to "support the motion of no confidence".

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