None of this will go away until minister gives answers
STAND by for a considerable volume of government disdain and dismissal through this coming week.
But the reality is that until Justice Minister Alan Shatter provides answers, the issue of what exactly happened when he was stopped at a garda drink-drive checkpoint will not go away.
Last Thursday night, Mr Shatter saw an opposition motion of no-confidence concerning him easily defeated. Key questions that Mr Shatter left unanswered were moved aside by the age-old political admixture of bluster and spoof, of which we can expect more.