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#Dáil

# dail - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Kid attempts to troll bus driver, fails miserably

Go home mate, go home.

# dail - Friday 5 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie IBRC is worried that their legal advice over Denis O’Brien will be made public in the Dáil Privilege

# dail - Monday 1 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny silence on Dáil privilege controversy ‘extremely worrying’ Denis O'Brien

Enda Kenny silence on Dáil privilege controversy ‘extremely worrying’

Media outlets have been warned not to report Catherine Murphy’s allegations about Denis O’Brien’s dealings with IBRC.

# dail - Friday 29 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ will seek permission to broadcast Catherine Murphy Dáil comments Injunction

RTÉ will seek permission to broadcast Catherine Murphy Dáil comments

There are now growing calls for the Dáil to be recalled next week.

From TheJournal.ie The Dáil will NOT be recalled next week Holi-dáil

The Dáil will NOT be recalled next week

The government has come under pressure to recall TDs next week.

From TheJournal.ie That’s a grand break, isn’t it? Bank Holi-dáil

That’s a grand break, isn’t it?

TDs will, of course, be up to HERE in constituency work over the next 11 days or so.

# dail - Thursday 28 May, 2015

From Business ETC Unions split on new Aer Lingus letter: SIPTU: “Important” …. IMPACT: “A fig leaf” Clipped Wings

Unions split on new Aer Lingus letter: SIPTU: “Important” …. IMPACT: “A fig leaf”

The Dáil is preparing to vote on the sale of the government’s stake in the airline later today.

# dail - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Are you more likely to vote for an independent TD? State Of The Nation This post contains a poll

Are you more likely to vote for an independent TD?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

From TheJournal.ie Micheal Healy-Rae and Enda Kenny had an, um, interesting chat about radio Democracy In Action

Micheal Healy-Rae and Enda Kenny had an, um, interesting chat about radio

The Ceann Comhairle thought it was “out of order” though…

# dail - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Will Fine Gael and Labour come to blows over Aer Lingus sale? State Of The Nation

Will Fine Gael and Labour come to blows over Aer Lingus sale?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Bertie and Enda to be quizzed about banking collapse State Of The Nation

Bertie and Enda to be quizzed about banking collapse

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Why are Dáil suspensions happening so often? State Of The Nation

Why are Dáil suspensions happening so often?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Dáil suspended TWICE after Enda Kenny tells Socialist TDs ‘where to go’ Not Again This post contains videos

Dáil suspended TWICE after Enda Kenny tells Socialist TDs ‘where to go’

Róisín Shortall took great exception to the remark.

From TheJournal.ie In mortgage arrears? Here’s how the government plans to help State Of The Nation

In mortgage arrears? Here’s how the government plans to help

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 74 TDs have just voted down another abortion bill 8th Amendment

74 TDs have just voted down another abortion bill

A bill providing for a referendum to repeal the 8th Amendment was overwhelmingly defeated this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Same-sex marriage debate heats up amid growing fears of No vote State Of The Nation This post contains videos

Same-sex marriage debate heats up amid growing fears of No vote

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Thursday 7 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Public servants could be in for €800 windfall State Of The Nation

Public servants could be in for €800 windfall

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Water charges will be taken from people’s wages or dole State Of The Nation

Water charges will be taken from people’s wages or dole

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Sunday 3 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Leo stands over remark in abortion debate Chilling Effect This post contains videos

Leo stands over remark in abortion debate

The health minister said a grammatical error was to blame.

# dail - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Dáil suspended after another MASSIVE row Ventriloquist Dummy This post contains videos

Dáil suspended after another MASSIVE row

Those are five minutes we’ll never get back.

From TheJournal.ie Will this man tell us why taxpayers had to repay bondholders? State Of The Nation

Will this man tell us why taxpayers had to repay bondholders?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Howlin: I’m amazed people criticised the spring statement, it’s full of ‘real meat’ State Of The Nation

Howlin: I’m amazed people criticised the spring statement, it’s full of ‘real meat’

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Tax cuts and spending hikes: Are we back to the good times? State Of The Nation

Tax cuts and spending hikes: Are we back to the good times?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Spending watchdog to examine IBRC sale of Siteserv… and more FOIs to be released SiteServ

Spending watchdog to examine IBRC sale of Siteserv… and more FOIs to be released

Earlier, Alan Dukes denied any impropriety in the sale of Siteserv to the Denis O’Brien company.

# dail - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Why is this TD always shouting and roaring in the Dáil? Loud Noises This post contains videos

Why is this TD always shouting and roaring in the Dáil?

Richard Boyd Barrett turns up the volume whenever he takes to his feet in the chamber.

# dail - Thursday 16 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil eyeing up a return to power State Of The Nation

Fianna Fáil eyeing up a return to power

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Enda and Joan look beyond water … to getting your vote State Of The Nation

Enda and Joan look beyond water … to getting your vote

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie There’s been ANOTHER twist in ‘Mary Lou vs the Dáil’ Fight Brewing

There’s been ANOTHER twist in ‘Mary Lou vs the Dáil’

She’s not saying sorry.

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin weighs into the same-sex marriage debate State Of The Nation

Sinn Féin weighs into the same-sex marriage debate

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Friday 10 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie TDs have given back €140,000 in allowances – but who gave €3.63? Payback Time

TDs have given back €140,000 in allowances – but who gave €3.63?

And who returned a whopping €6.89?

# dail - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Mary Lou has abused her Dáil privilege Ansbacher Claims

Mary Lou has abused her Dáil privilege

The Sinn Féin deputy leader should not have named six former politicians in the Dáil, a committee has found.

# dail - Thursday 2 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The curious case of Enda Kenny and the man with two pints in his hand Who Is This Man?

The curious case of Enda Kenny and the man with two pints in his hand

The Taoiseach meets a lot of people.

# dail - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Seán Barrett got into another almighty row with a TD in the Dáil this evening Dáil Over This post contains videos

Seán Barrett got into another almighty row with a TD in the Dáil this evening

After a quiet few months, the Ceann Comhairle was back to his angry best this evening.

# dail - Monday 30 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This TD is trying to move Ireland into a different timezone Timelord

This TD is trying to move Ireland into a different timezone

It would bring us in line with a number of our European neighbours.

# dail - Thursday 26 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie There was another entertaining episode of Joan v Mary Lou in the Dáil today Paulie Walnuts This post contains videos

There was another entertaining episode of Joan v Mary Lou in the Dáil today

The Sopranos featured twice at Leaders’ Questions today.

# dail - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie They were talking about Nelson from The Simpsons in the Dáil today This post contains videos

# dail - Sunday 22 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Full disclosure: Everything your TDs own and where they put their money Public Finances

Full disclosure: Everything your TDs own and where they put their money

It turns out Labour and Sinn Féin don’t have much…

# dail - Thursday 12 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Enda will be the ‘most popular man in the world’ next week State Of The Nation

Enda will be the ‘most popular man in the world’ next week

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# dail - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: A stray set of Dáil headphones caused a lot of hassle for Mick Wallace Leaders' Questions

WATCH: A stray set of Dáil headphones caused a lot of hassle for Mick Wallace

The Deputy struggled to understand the Taoiseach’s Irish, who refused to speak in English.

# dail - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘It’s likely some of the 400 convicted rapists and paedophiles missing in the UK are in Ireland’ Sex Offenders

‘It’s likely some of the 400 convicted rapists and paedophiles missing in the UK are in Ireland’

The BBC are reporting that some sex offenders have been missing for over a decade.