Tuesday 16 January 2018

John Downing: Kenny will cut Reilly adrift if he can't kill this controversy

TRADITIONALLY, in British politics, a strong expression of support from the party leader can often spell the beginning of the end for a political heavy hitter.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has spent the past fortnight strongly expressing support for his Health Minister and deputy party leader, Dr James Reilly.

So how transferrable is that British maxim to the current situation of Dr Reilly?

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