Taoiseach responds to criticism from Sligo/Leitrim TD

Micheál Martin has hit back at internal criticism from some of his TDs.

At the Fianna Fáil parliamentary party meeting yesterday, Sligo/Leitrim Deputy, Marc MacSharry, said Leo Varadkar was running rings around him in press conferences.

He also said the Taoiseach has a teacher to pupil style relationship with his TDs and that the party is in trouble.

This afternoon Taoiseach Micheál Martin hit back at the criticism: