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#Leo Varadkar

# leo-varadkar - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Irish woman on J1 in Chicago didn't recognise Leo Varadkar when he walked into her restaurant It's Himself

Irish woman on J1 in Chicago didn't recognise Leo Varadkar when he walked into her restaurant

Emma Kelly and a friend then posed for a “painfully awkward” picture with the Taoiseach.

# leo-varadkar - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Former UK Brexit minister claims Varadkar 'regrets' comments on post-Brexit border No Borders

Former UK Brexit minister claims Varadkar 'regrets' comments on post-Brexit border

David Jones MP has said that Enda Kenny’s government seemed more positive about finding solutions to the border issue.

# leo-varadkar - Sunday 6 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you want a general election to be held next year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you want a general election to be held next year?

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar reportedly does.

# leo-varadkar - Saturday 5 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar says it's 'only a matter of time' before North legalises same-sex marriage Equality

Varadkar says it's 'only a matter of time' before North legalises same-sex marriage

The Taoiseach made the comments at a gay pride event in Belfast today.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar defends setting up separate office to look after his own PR Media

Varadkar defends setting up separate office to look after his own PR

Those in opposition have dubbed the new communications unit the Taoiseach’s own “spin machine”.

# leo-varadkar - Friday 4 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Brexit seriously risks driving a wedge between the North and Ireland' Leo Varadkar

'Brexit seriously risks driving a wedge between the North and Ireland'

He also warned against Ireland returning into a “place of bloodshed and violence, of checkpoints”.

From TheJournal.ie With young people in 'Repeal' jumpers beside him, Leo Varadkar was asked about the Eighth in Belfast today Referendum

With young people in 'Repeal' jumpers beside him, Leo Varadkar was asked about the Eighth in Belfast today

Varadkar will also give a speech at Queen’s University as part of his first trip to Northern Ireland as Taoiseach.

From TheJournal.ie FactCheck: Do 70% of Irish people see themselves as middle class? Who Are Ye?

FactCheck: Do 70% of Irish people see themselves as middle class?

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar made the claim while speaking to Vincent Browne.

# leo-varadkar - Thursday 3 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie John Bruton: 'We have to do everything we can to stop Brexit from happening' Hard Border

John Bruton: 'We have to do everything we can to stop Brexit from happening'

The former Taoiseach was critical of the DUP, saying that Foster and colleagues had only talked about Brexit in “platitudes”.

# leo-varadkar - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Taxi! Ministers spent over €1.7m on taxis, car hire and limos in the last two years For Hire

Taxi! Ministers spent over €1.7m on taxis, car hire and limos in the last two years

The Department of An Taoiseach has spent €75,000 on taxis since 2015.

# leo-varadkar - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar to attend Belfast Pride event, but he won't attend the parade No Compromise

Leo Varadkar to attend Belfast Pride event, but he won't attend the parade

The Taoiseach says he wants to express his support for equality for all in Northern Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach says politicians should settle their Dáil bar tab or have it taken from their salaries Pay Up

Taoiseach says politicians should settle their Dáil bar tab or have it taken from their salaries

The unpaid tabs at the Dáil bar and restaurant amount to €5,000.

From TheJournal.ie You'll be voting in quite a few referendums over the next two years Cast Your Vote This post contains a poll

You'll be voting in quite a few referendums over the next two years

The Taoiseach has outlined his referendum plans for the next two years

# leo-varadkar - Monday 31 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 125 jobs to be created in Waterford by eye health company Bausch And Lomb

125 jobs to be created in Waterford by eye health company

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar opened an €85 million extension to Bausch and Lomb in Waterford this morning.

# leo-varadkar - Sunday 30 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie DUP accuses Varadkar of sending 'mixed messages' and 'going backwards' Nigel Dodds

DUP accuses Varadkar of sending 'mixed messages' and 'going backwards'

“Just what is going on in Dublin?” DUP deputy Nigel Dodds has asked provocatively.

From TheJournal.ie The pension is definitely going up and Micheál Martin has dismissed claims he's opposed to rises Money In The Pocket

The pension is definitely going up and Micheál Martin has dismissed claims he's opposed to rises

“We are working towards increasing the pension in the next budget,” Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said.

# leo-varadkar - Saturday 29 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar says transgender people will never be banned from serving in Irish Defence Forces Equality

Varadkar says transgender people will never be banned from serving in Irish Defence Forces

Donald Trump this week said that transgender people would not be able to serve in the US military.

# leo-varadkar - Friday 28 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'We're not going to help the UK come up with a border solution' - Varadkar Borders And Boundaries

'We're not going to help the UK come up with a border solution' - Varadkar

“We’re not going to be helping them to design some sort of border that we don’t believe should exist in the first place.”

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you consider yourself middle class? Up Early In The Morning This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you consider yourself middle class?

Leo Varadkar said that 70% of people consider themselves middle class in an interview with Vincent Browne on Wednesday.

# leo-varadkar - Thursday 27 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'People on low pay are not middle class': Leo faced tough questions from Vincent Browne last night VINB

'People on low pay are not middle class': Leo faced tough questions from Vincent Browne last night

The Taoiseach joined Vincent Browne for the broadcaster’s penultimate TV3 show.

# leo-varadkar - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie FactCheck: Has the rate of illegal drug use increased most among young Irish people? Factcheck

FactCheck: Has the rate of illegal drug use increased most among young Irish people?

The government says it has so we take a deep dive into who is taking what – and how often.

# leo-varadkar - Sunday 23 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie New poll shows Irish Government at its highest approval ratings since 2011 Party Like It's

New poll shows Irish Government at its highest approval ratings since 2011

The election of Leo Varadkar as Taoiseach seems to have had a positive effect on the electorate from Fine Gael’s point of view.

# leo-varadkar - Monday 17 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'These people matter': The government's new 'compassionate' plan to tackle drug addiction Reducing Harm

'These people matter': The government's new 'compassionate' plan to tackle drug addiction

The new drug strategy aims to develop a health-led approach to drug and alcohol addiction.

# leo-varadkar - Sunday 16 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie The Government plans to start refunding water charges from autumn Water Under The Bridge

The Government plans to start refunding water charges from autumn

It is estimated that the refunds will cost in the region of €160 million.

From TheJournal.ie Micheál Martin is well ahead of Leo Varadkar in the satisfaction ratings Behaviour And Attitudes

Micheál Martin is well ahead of Leo Varadkar in the satisfaction ratings

According to the latest Sunday Times behaviour & Attitudes poll, satisfaction with Martin as party leader is at 54%, compared to 43% for Varadkar.

# leo-varadkar - Saturday 15 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Socks, jogging and Love Actually: One month in office, Leo has seen some highs and lows New In The Job

Socks, jogging and Love Actually: One month in office, Leo has seen some highs and lows

The autumn is going to be a lot more challenging for the new Taoiseach.

# leo-varadkar - Friday 14 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Paul Murphy sends letter claiming he was 'defamed' by the Taoiseach Defamation

Paul Murphy sends letter claiming he was 'defamed' by the Taoiseach

“You were acquitted but that doesn’t mean your behaviour was right.”

From TheJournal.ie Poll: How did Leo Varadkar get on in his first month in office? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How did Leo Varadkar get on in his first month in office?

The nation’s youngest-ever Taoiseach has had his share of ups and downs.

# leo-varadkar - Thursday 13 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Paul Murphy's comments about gardaí to be referred to Oireachtas committee Privilege

Paul Murphy's comments about gardaí to be referred to Oireachtas committee

The Solidarity TD has accused gardaí of lying under oath during the recent Jobstown trial.

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar is on the cover of Time magazine Taoiseach Time

Leo Varadkar is on the cover of Time magazine

The Europe edition asked the new Taoiseach about Trump, Trudeau and the possibility of an Irexit.

# leo-varadkar - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie As it happened: Paul Murphy criticises Varadkar for comparing Jobstown protest to 'a scene from Lord of the Flies' Leaders' Questions

As it happened: Paul Murphy criticises Varadkar for comparing Jobstown protest to 'a scene from Lord of the Flies'

TDs are wrapping up their last of pieces of business before the Dáil rises.

# leo-varadkar - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar tells Dáil Jobstown protest was like 'a scene from Lord of the Flies' I Don't Condone It This post contains videos

Leo Varadkar tells Dáil Jobstown protest was like 'a scene from Lord of the Flies'

The Taoiseach also described the scenes as “ugly” and “violent”.

# leo-varadkar - Friday 7 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar will send out weekly video messages of how he's getting on as Taoiseach Dear Friend This post contains videos

Leo Varadkar will send out weekly video messages of how he's getting on as Taoiseach

His predecessor preferred to send out written messages weekly.

From TheJournal.ie Micheál Martin thinks Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is 'being unfair' to gardaí over Jobstown case Trust In The Force

Micheál Martin thinks Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is 'being unfair' to gardaí over Jobstown case

Varadkar said people need to trust garda evidence.

# leo-varadkar - Thursday 6 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar says 'it's a problem' that garda evidence conflicted with video footage in Jobstown trial Very Concerned

Leo Varadkar says 'it's a problem' that garda evidence conflicted with video footage in Jobstown trial

Varadkar discussed Paul Murphy, the Eighth Amendment and women in the Dáil in a wide-ranging RTÉ interview.

From TheJournal.ie As it happened: Government comes under fire over care of people with disabilities Leaders' Questions

# leo-varadkar - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Change to Leo's campaign: Only those convicted of fraud over €5,000 to have names published Benefit Fraud

Change to Leo's campaign: Only those convicted of fraud over €5,000 to have names published

The names will be published on a quarterly basis on the Department of Social Protection’s website.

From TheJournal.ie 'Dignity in the House': TD presents a bag of his plastic household waste in the Dáil Utter Rubbish

'Dignity in the House': TD presents a bag of his plastic household waste in the Dáil

“We are in the House of Parliament on national television,” cried out the Leas Ceann Comhairle.

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