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From TheJournal.ie McGrath quits as chairman of Dáil’s technical group in Wallace row Technical Group

McGrath quits as chairman of Dáil’s technical group in Wallace row

The independent TD is “completely fed up” with Mick Wallace’s actions and doesn’t want him inside the technical group.

From TheJournal.ie Joe Higgins denies advance knowledge of Mick Wallace's tax problems Mick Wallace

Joe Higgins denies advance knowledge of Mick Wallace's tax problems

In an interview with Marian Finucane the Wexford TD also admitted “I hired a hitman”.

From TheJournal.ie Pro-choice march to take place in Dublin today Abortion

Pro-choice march to take place in Dublin today

The march is part of a Global Day of Action for Access to Safe and Legal Abortion.

From TheJournal.ie After two months off, TDs return to the Dáil and here's what to expect Dáil Éireann

After two months off, TDs return to the Dáil and here's what to expect

The Budget, property tax, abortion, bank debt, Luke Ming Flanagan’s t-shirts and James Reilly’s statements – some of what we can expect as the Dáil returns this week.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Monday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: What happens to Socialist Party funding now that Clare Daly is gone? Leaders' Allowance

Explainer: What happens to Socialist Party funding now that Clare Daly is gone?

Clare Daly has asked the Socialist Party to pass on some of the allowance it gets for her membership. What’s going on?

From TheJournal.ie Daly's stance could hinder future of ULA, says Higgins Socialist Party

Daly's stance could hinder future of ULA, says Higgins

Joe Higgins says a “majority” of people within the United Left Alliance object to Clare Daly’s political support to Mick Wallace.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix: Sunday Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie Daly: "My resignation has absolutely nothing got to do with Mick Wallace" Resignation

Daly: "My resignation has absolutely nothing got to do with Mick Wallace"

Clare Daly says any suggestion that she left the Socialist Party because of Mick Wallace is “a complete lie”.

From TheJournal.ie Clare Daly criticises 'inaccurate' Socialist Party, says she is now ULA TD Clare Daly

Clare Daly criticises 'inaccurate' Socialist Party, says she is now ULA TD

The Dublin North TD said that the criticism from her former colleagues in the Socialist Party was “inaccurate” but said she would not engage in a war of words following her resignation earlier.

From TheJournal.ie Clare Daly resigns from the Socialist Party Resignation

Clare Daly resigns from the Socialist Party

The Dublin North TD tendered her resignation yesterday according to the party which said that she valued her political relationship with Mick Wallace more than her work with the party.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

The nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie Column: TD expenses controversy misses the point Opinion

Column: TD expenses controversy misses the point

If TDs are found to be misusing travel allowances but didn’t know about it, writes Eoin O’Malley, maybe the rules are the problem…

From TheJournal.ie Joe Higgins to seek legal advice over travel expenses Expenses

Joe Higgins to seek legal advice over travel expenses

Authorities in the Houses of the Oireachtas have already said that they too are talking to lawyers over whether TDs can use travel expenses to attend meetings.

From TheJournal.ie Clare Daly on expenses: 'We've done nothing that we shouldn't have' Expenses

Clare Daly on expenses: 'We've done nothing that we shouldn't have'

The Socialist Party TD has defended her use of travel expenses for going to meetings around the country urging a boycott of the household charge.

From TheJournal.ie Oireachtas to seek legal advice over TDs using travel expenses Expenses

Oireachtas to seek legal advice over TDs using travel expenses

A statement said the Oireachtas “had never envisaged” that TDs would use the allowance for travelling to meetings about the household charge.

From TheJournal.ie Higgins slams 'manufactured controversy' over use of TDs expenses Expenses

Higgins slams 'manufactured controversy' over use of TDs expenses

Independent TD Thomas Pringle said that he did not use expenses to travel around the country to urge people to boycott the household charge as other independent deputies have done.

From TheJournal.ie 'Absolutely justifiable' to use allowances for boycott campaign - Higgins Household Charge

'Absolutely justifiable' to use allowances for boycott campaign - Higgins

The Socialist Party TD Joe Higgins has said it is okay that deputies use their travel allowances for the purposes of travelling the country urging people to boycott the household charge.

From TheJournal.ie ULA to force Dáil vote on making government responsible for Priory Hall repairs Building Standards

ULA to force Dáil vote on making government responsible for Priory Hall repairs

A motion will be discussed on Wednesday and Thursday forcing the government to undertake the remedial works.

From TheJournal.ie Treaty campaigns dispute ESM access in latest referendum debate Referendum

Treaty campaigns dispute ESM access in latest referendum debate

The ULA’s Clare Daly and Fianna Fáil’s Micheál Martin clash over whether Ireland could get ESM funds after a No vote.

From TheJournal.ie Calls for an end to "inherently cruel" hare coursing Coursing

Calls for an end to "inherently cruel" hare coursing

Animal campaigners say that details from the National Parks and Wildlife Service show that the practice is “unacceptable”.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Dáil rejects proposals to allow limited abortion in Ireland Abortion

Dáil rejects proposals to allow limited abortion in Ireland

The Dáil votes by 111 votes to 20 not to approve Clare Daly’s legislation; Fianna Fáíl joined the government in defeating it.

From TheJournal.ie LIVE: Dáil debates bill allowing limited access to abortion Abortion This post contains videos

LIVE: Dáil debates bill allowing limited access to abortion

Clare Daly’s proposals would provide limited access to abortion when the life of the mother is in “real and substantial danger”.

From TheJournal.ie 75 per cent of Irish GPs "in favour of limited abortion" Abortion

75 per cent of Irish GPs "in favour of limited abortion"

Limited circumstances include major foetal abnormalities and rape, said the doctors surveyed. New research also shows that 97 per cent of the GPs had had a consultation dealing with abortion.

From TheJournal.ie Column: We have waited long enough. It’s time to take action on the X case Abortion

Column: We have waited long enough. It’s time to take action on the X case

Last night, the Dáil began a debate about legislating for the X case. Clare Daly TD writes about why she brought the legislation forward – and why it’s so important for Irish women.

From TheJournal.ie Government "cannot accept" current version of proposed abortion law Abortion

Government "cannot accept" current version of proposed abortion law

James Reilly says there are difficulties in Clare Daly’s Bill, but affirms the government’s intention to follow the ECHR ruling.

From TheJournal.ie Dáil set for debate on bill to legislate X-case ruling Dáil

Dáil set for debate on bill to legislate X-case ruling

The bill introduced by TD Clare Daly would provide limited access to abortion in cases where the mother’s life is in “real and substantive danger”.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Thursday

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

From TheJournal.ie Government unlikely to vote for independent TDs' abortion bill Abortion

Government unlikely to vote for independent TDs' abortion bill

A group of independent TDs introduced a bill to legislate for abortion in Ireland this week but the government will likely reject it before introducing its own legislation.

From TheJournal.ie Abortion Bill to be introduced to the Dáil tomorrow Abortion

Abortion Bill to be introduced to the Dáil tomorrow

TDs Clare Daly, Mick Wallace and Joan Collins say that the Bill addresses the 1992 X case ruling.

From TheJournal.ie Bill to provide 'limited access' to abortion to be debated in the Dáil Abortion

Bill to provide 'limited access' to abortion to be debated in the Dáil

A Private Members’ Bill that would provide limited access to abortion is to be debated in the Dáil next week

From TheJournal.ie In pictures: TDs take to the streets to urge boycott of household charge Household Charge This post contains images

In pictures: TDs take to the streets to urge boycott of household charge

Homeowners are expected to have arrangements in place to pay the €100 flat charge by next month.

From TheJournal.ie Opposition TDs propose laws to ban hare coursing Coursing

Opposition TDs propose laws to ban hare coursing

Clare Daly and Maureen O’Sullivan will introduce a Bill later this year to address animal cruelty in sports and other rights issues.

From TheJournal.ie Charity insists tenants should not be liable for household charge Household Charge

Charity insists tenants should not be liable for household charge

A group representing landlords said its members would be forced to pass on the charge to tenants as TDs today outlined their reasons for not paying.

From TheJournal.ie Opposition TDs outline plans for Household Charge boycott Household Charge

Opposition TDs outline plans for Household Charge boycott

Socialists and others have outlined a campaign where they will urge 1.6 million households not to register for the charge.

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin TD and independents say they won’t pay household charge Household Charge

Sinn Féin TD and independents say they won’t pay household charge

Over half-a-dozen TDs say they will not pay the €100 tax when it comes into effect in the New Year with a number of Sinn Féin deputies considering their options.

From TheJournal.ie Higgins urges public to boycott 'unjust' €100 Household Charge Household Charge

Higgins urges public to boycott 'unjust' €100 Household Charge

Socialist Clare Daly and independent Thomas Pringle both say they will neither register for, nor pay, the new household charge.

From TheJournal.ie Government condemns violence against Egyptian protesters in Tahrir Square Egypt

Government condemns violence against Egyptian protesters in Tahrir Square

Speaking in the Dáil, Minister Seán Sherlock said the government had “deep concern” over the violence – but ruled out international intervention saying that “it is for Egyptians themselves to determine their own future”.

From TheJournal.ie As Dana and Norris’s presidential hopes fade, who’s supporting who? Race For The Áras

As Dana and Norris’s presidential hopes fade, who’s supporting who?

David Norris would appear to have the best chance of being on the ballot paper but he faces an uphill task. We crunch the numbers to find out who independent TDs and Senators are supporting.