MacSharry calls for Communications Unit to be scrapped

A Sligo/Leitrim TD is calling for the government’s Strategic Communications Unit to be scrapped.

A number of opposition TD’s accused the Taoiseach of being addicted to spin yesterday as they rowed in behind a Sinn Fein motion to disband the unit.

But Leo Varadkar has urged the Dail to await the outcome of a review of the Strategic Communications Unit.

Deputy Marc McSharry says the SCU shouldn’t be paid for by taxpayers money: