Clare’s Fine Gael TD is accusing opposition parties of going ‘over the top’ in their criticism of the Public Expenditure Minister.
Paschal Donohoe will address the Dail today for the second time in less than a week concerning controversy over his 2016 election expenses.
The Minister will take questions from opposition TDs following his statement, with a number of his Cabinet colleagues having expressed full confidence in him in recent days.
Clarecastle-based Fine Gael TD Joe Carey is doing similar, and believes the Government will be able to swiftly move on from the matter once clarity is received.
Listen to the full interview here: