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#Dáil

# dail - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie When’s the election? Enda has just dropped a big hint Election 201?
From TheJournal.ie Micheál Martin says a gun was put to Martin Callinan’s head State Of The Nation

Micheál Martin says a gun was put to Martin Callinan’s head

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

From TheJournal.ie The Dáil’s back today. Here are 7 things to look forward to in the new political season The Next Season

# dail - Thursday 17 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘We don’t want to be told when we can go to the toilet, or eat or sleep’ Protest

‘We don’t want to be told when we can go to the toilet, or eat or sleep’

‘We had marriage equality in May, when am I going to get my equality?’

# dail - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘The street is a cold place’ Enda Kenny gives coffee to man protesting outside Dáil Budget

‘The street is a cold place’ Enda Kenny gives coffee to man protesting outside Dáil

The Taoiseach was pictured handing one of the protesters a cup of coffee this morning.

# dail - Thursday 10 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘I sat my Junior Cert aged 71, but would be in the Dáil if given a chance earlier in life’ Bright Spark

‘I sat my Junior Cert aged 71, but would be in the Dáil if given a chance earlier in life’

Pamela Noonan sat her Junior Cert at age 71, having left school when she was just 11.

# dail - Saturday 5 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should the Dáil be recalled to discuss the refugee crisis? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Dáil be recalled to discuss the refugee crisis?

Both Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin want it to happen.

# dail - Saturday 8 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Could we be about to get ANOTHER new political group? Left Power

Could we be about to get ANOTHER new political group?

The Anti-Austerity Alliance is in talks with People Before Profit.

# dail - Thursday 6 August, 2015

We’ve reached peak silly season – here are 9 pieces of solid evidence

Dogs on surfboards, life-saving curry.

# dail - Monday 3 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Denis O’Brien has launched legal action against a Dáil committee Dáil Privilege

Denis O’Brien has launched legal action against a Dáil committee

Every member of the CPP has been named in letters from the businessman’s lawyers.

# dail - Thursday 16 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This clip of TDs shouting and roaring will make you glad they’ve gone on holidays Dáil Over

This clip of TDs shouting and roaring will make you glad they’ve gone on holidays

The Dáil has risen until 22 September. Thank God, says you…

# dail - Thursday 9 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael can’t get away from the abortion issue State Of The Nation This post contains videos

Fine Gael can’t get away from the abortion issue

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

# dail - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The power of water protests with no protesters State Of The Nation

The power of water protests with no protesters

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

# dail - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin wants to stop €4,000 charges on police community events Unfair

Sinn Féin wants to stop €4,000 charges on police community events

“Such groups often have to fundraise to make such events happen and to require them to pay for the work of the gardaí on top of this is unfair.”

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil: Brian Cowen did the right thing, we could have ended up like Greece State Of The Nation

Fianna Fáil: Brian Cowen did the right thing, we could have ended up like Greece

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

# dail - Thursday 2 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton compared to Margaret Thatcher (again) Dáil Scenes

Joan Burton compared to Margaret Thatcher (again)

But the lady is not for turning on the cut to the one-parent family payment.

From TheJournal.ie Was Brian Cowen a good finance minister? State Of The Nation

Was Brian Cowen a good finance minister?

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

# dail - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s exactly what our politicians and civil servants were up to last year ALL IN A DAY'S WORK

Here’s exactly what our politicians and civil servants were up to last year

Hitting the gym, Oireachtas Committee meetings and learning languages were all on the agenda.

From TheJournal.ie ‘All bark and no bite’: No one will be brought to court over water charges until 2017 Wash Out

‘All bark and no bite’: No one will be brought to court over water charges until 2017

Legislation published yesterday would also abolish imprisonment of people who refuse to pay.

# dail - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Mary Lou and Joan just had ANOTHER showdown in the Dáil Lone Parents

Mary Lou and Joan just had ANOTHER showdown in the Dáil

McDonald accused Burton of being “anti-women”, who in turn said Sinn Féin has no serious policies.

# dail - Thursday 25 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Is Greece about to kiss the euro goodbye? State Of The Nation

Is Greece about to kiss the euro goodbye?

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

# dail - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘I’m not entirely ignorant’: Gerry Adams had another run-in with the Ceann Comhairle earlier Dáil Scenes This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie Can Sinn Féin bounce back from Cork East controversy? State Of The Nation

Can Sinn Féin bounce back from Cork East controversy?

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

# dail - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘The last thing the government wants to see is Greece get a better deal than they could’ State Of The Nation

‘The last thing the government wants to see is Greece get a better deal than they could’

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

# dail - Sunday 21 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie KPMG are charging a lot of money to liquidate IBRC… Eye-watering

KPMG are charging a lot of money to liquidate IBRC…

Some consultants for the firm are charging a standard rate of almost €300 per hour to wind down the bank.

# dail - Thursday 18 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Out with the old: Bertie’s office sold to fund Fianna Fáil’s election campaign State Of The Nation

Out with the old: Bertie’s office sold to fund Fianna Fáil’s election campaign

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

# dail - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Denis O’Brien is taking legal action over Dáil comments about his finances Courts

Denis O’Brien is taking legal action over Dáil comments about his finances

The businessman has issued proceedings against the Houses of the Oireachtas and the State.

From TheJournal.ie Footballer Ger Brennan, a leading No campaigner, joins Fianna Fáil State Of The Nation

Footballer Ger Brennan, a leading No campaigner, joins Fianna Fáil

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

# dail - Monday 15 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man rescued after trying to hang himself outside Leinster House Kildare Street

Man rescued after trying to hang himself outside Leinster House

The incident took place in the last hour.

# dail - Thursday 11 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘You’re usually a bit more pleasant’: Joan and Mary Lou clashed AGAIN today Dáil Scenes This post contains videos

‘You’re usually a bit more pleasant’: Joan and Mary Lou clashed AGAIN today

A brief but telling exchange during the Order of Business this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Move over Renua, there could soon be ANOTHER new party in town State Of The Nation

Move over Renua, there could soon be ANOTHER new party in town

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

# dail - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Everyone laughed at Enda Kenny in the Dáil today Eyeroll City

Everyone laughed at Enda Kenny in the Dáil today

Meanwhile, the new terms of reference into the IBRC inquiry have been released.

From TheJournal.ie Was there any ‘nod nod wink wink behaviour’ at IBRC? State Of The Nation

Was there any ‘nod nod wink wink behaviour’ at IBRC?

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

# 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.