Thursday 19 April 2018

If Harris wants out of health, he won't be missed

Health Minister Simon Harris. Photo: Tom Burke
Health Minister Simon Harris. Photo: Tom Burke
Editorial

Editorial

Simon Harris is certainly a young man in a hurry. Primarily he's in a hurry to get out of the Department of Health.

So says his Cabinet colleague, Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan.

In a message to party colleagues, Mr Flanagan offered an insight into Mr Harris's views on his own terribly bright future. Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald wants Mr Harris to enter the Fine Gael leadership race and he sees it as a way to escape Hawkins House.

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