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Even Robin Swann's critics must give him credit

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Robin Swann

Robin Swann

Robin Swann

There is a saying that that a week is a long time in politics but for Health Minister Robin Swann the last year must have seemed like an eternity. He has been the political figurehead in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic and, at times, was a lightning rod for public disquiet over how the Executive was handling matters.

But even his sternest critics must accept that he has conducted himself well during the past year or so and has stuck by his pledge to let science dictate how the pandemic should be tackled.


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