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#Spin machine

# spin-machine - All time

One of the first things Martin would do as Taoiseach: Dismantle Leo's strategic comms unit
# First 100 Days
# First 100 Days

One of the first things Martin would do as Taoiseach: Dismantle Leo's strategic comms unit

Oct 13th 2017, 8:15 PM 16,090 Views 76 Comments

Micheál Martin used his opening speech at the Ard Fheis to take a pop at the Taoiseach.

Revealed: Taoiseach's new communications unit to cost €5m next year
# PR
# PR

Revealed: Taoiseach's new communications unit to cost €5m next year

Oct 10th 2017, 2:50 PM 10,371 Views 59 Comments

The Taoiseach previously said the new unit would be cost neutral.

Varadkar surprised that the opposition are 'more obsessed about his PR than he is'
# Spin Machine
# Spin Machine

Varadkar surprised that the opposition are 'more obsessed about his PR than he is'

Sep 27th 2017, 4:22 PM 13,562 Views 47 Comments

The Strategic Communications Unit is to hire an additional three staff members.

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

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

Aug 5th 2017, 8:55 AM 21,519 Views 59 Comments

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

Here's how Labour TDs and Senators were told to spin the Budget... and slam the opposition
# Crib Notes
# Crib Notes

Here's how Labour TDs and Senators were told to spin the Budget... and slam the opposition

Oct 16th 2014, 8:00 AM 10,919 Views 49 Comments

Deputies and senators got a fancy-looking tip sheet ahead of Tuesday’s Budget.