A Galway TD has described the Government's response to the Covid pandemic as "moronic, idiotic and stupid".
Independent TD Catherine Connolly made the remarks during a Dáil debate today on mandatory hotel quarantine.
Health Minister Stephen Donnelly is trying to bring back the emergency powers around travel from overseas.
It's not expected any country will be added to the list until more is known about the Omicron variant.
Deputy Catherine Connolly was one of the few to speak against the plans, and criticised the overall handling of Covid by the Government..