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From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael councillor apologises after trying to have HAP tenant relocated while acting as estate agent Ethics Breach

Fine Gael councillor apologises after trying to have HAP tenant relocated while acting as estate agent

Danny Byrne was found in breach of the Code of Conduct under the Local Government Act by Dublin City Council.

From TheJournal.ie Latest opinion poll shows rise in support for Sinn Féin and Fine Gael Opinion Poll

Latest opinion poll shows rise in support for Sinn Féin and Fine Gael

Fianna Fáil’s approval rated dipped again in the latest Sunday Times poll.

From TheJournal.ie 'More conservative than she appears to be': Who is Mairead McGuinness, Ireland's new EU commissioner? Euro Star

'More conservative than she appears to be': Who is Mairead McGuinness, Ireland's new EU commissioner?

Ursula von der Leyen said that McGuinness has “significant political experience on EU issues”.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar tells FG members Ireland is an outlier in terms of Covid rules on pubs and international travel IRELAND'S ROADMAP

Varadkar tells FG members Ireland is an outlier in terms of Covid rules on pubs and international travel

Varadkar said he wouldn’t be surprised if Ireland loses the Trade Commissioner role.

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael MEP Mairead McGuinness interested in taking over role as EU Trade Commissioner European Commission

Fine Gael MEP Mairead McGuinness interested in taking over role as EU Trade Commissioner

Phil Hogan resigned from the role following his attendance at a controversial golf dinner in Galway.

From TheJournal.ie 'Here we are again. A global crisis rages and a government clown car is ablaze with a conflagration of its own making' Golfgate

'Here we are again. A global crisis rages and a government clown car is ablaze with a conflagration of its own making'

Lise Hand draws parallels between Fianna Fáil past and present: “It was this lethal combination of incoherence and arrogance which did it for the government in 2011.”

From TheJournal.ie Phil Hogan 'left Kildare two days before localised lockdown', says spokesperson Controversy

Phil Hogan 'left Kildare two days before localised lockdown', says spokesperson

The EU Commissioner is based in Belgium, which is not on Ireland’s travel ‘green list’.

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar: 'The event organised by the Oireachtas Golf Society should not have happened' Statement

Leo Varadkar: 'The event organised by the Oireachtas Golf Society should not have happened'

Varadkar confirmed that the party whip has been removed from three of his party’s senators.

From TheJournal.ie 'All sorts of a mess': Dáil Covid committee hears from trade unions about meat plant workers' 'tale of woe' Meat Plants

'All sorts of a mess': Dáil Covid committee hears from trade unions about meat plant workers' 'tale of woe'

Meat plants accused of ‘union-busting tactics’ by a trade union representative.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí unable to provide figures on 'laughing gas' arrests and seizures due to IT limitations Nitrous Oxide

Gardaí unable to provide figures on 'laughing gas' arrests and seizures due to IT limitations

Revenue’s figures indicate a sharp rise in seizures this year.

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar admits 'rocky start' by government due to 'unforced errors' Foot In Mouth

Leo Varadkar admits 'rocky start' by government due to 'unforced errors'

The newly formed coalition has been beset by difficulties since it formed at the end of June.

From TheJournal.ie Donohoe accepts ‘great annoyance and anger’ over €16,000 top-up for ‘super junior’ ministers Backlash

Donohoe accepts ‘great annoyance and anger’ over €16,000 top-up for ‘super junior’ ministers

Donohoe said he accepts it has caused “great annoyance and anger” but defended the controversial decision.

From TheJournal.ie Dáil approves €16,000 top-up payments for 'super junior' ministers amid criticism Memory Lapse

Dáil approves €16,000 top-up payments for 'super junior' ministers amid criticism

Minister for public expenditure Michael McGrath “didn’t recall” his party, Fianna Fáil, trying to block the same allowances in 2017.

From TheJournal.ie Twitter and the Taoiseach: Why Fianna Fáil is playing catch-up on social media Online

Twitter and the Taoiseach: Why Fianna Fáil is playing catch-up on social media

Fine Gael is generally seen to have been adept at social media – something heightened during Covid-19 crisis.

From TheJournal.ie Tánaiste questions confusion over 'quarantine' for passengers - but HSE advice changed this month Travel

Tánaiste questions confusion over 'quarantine' for passengers - but HSE advice changed this month

HSE advice shifted from self-isolation to asking people to restrict movements.

From TheJournal.ie Apple and Ireland win appeal against European Commission's €13 billion tax ruling Decision Time

Apple and Ireland win appeal against European Commission's €13 billion tax ruling

The European Commission previously ordered the US company to hand back €13 billion in unpaid tax.

From TheJournal.ie A major ruling is expected tomorrow in the €13 billion Apple tax row - but don't expect the saga to end there Apple Tax

A major ruling is expected tomorrow in the €13 billion Apple tax row - but don't expect the saga to end there

Whoever loses is likely to appeal that decision to a higher EU court.

From TheJournal.ie It's a dirty, time-consuming job so why would Paschal want to become head of the Eurogroup? Euro Star

It's a dirty, time-consuming job so why would Paschal want to become head of the Eurogroup?

Experts say that increased Irish influence in Europe could come at a cost.

From TheJournal.ie Go west? Government set to appoint 17 junior ministers Into The West

Go west? Government set to appoint 17 junior ministers

The government has faced significant anger over the lack of geographical diversity among senior ministers.

From TheJournal.ie Quiz: How much do you know about former coalition governments? Quiz

Quiz: How much do you know about former coalition governments?

Test your knowledge with this quiz on former coalitions.

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael Cabinet cull: The eight former ministers who didn't get one of the top jobs End Of The Line
From TheJournal.ie From 'unthinkable' to inevitable: How FF and FG learned to stop worrying and enter coalition War Is Over

From 'unthinkable' to inevitable: How FF and FG learned to stop worrying and enter coalition

It was “unthinkable” a few generations ago, but the two old enemies have now entered government.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: What's in the FF-FG-Green programme for government? Changes

Explainer: What's in the FF-FG-Green programme for government?

The details of the programme for government negotiated by the three parties.

From TheJournal.ie It's a yes: FF, FG and Greens to enter coalition after members back government deal Government Formation

It's a yes: FF, FG and Greens to enter coalition after members back government deal

Martin can expect to be elected taoiseach when the Dáil meets in the Convention Centre tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie The votes are in: Here's when we'll know whether FF, FG and the Greens can form a government Final Countdown

The votes are in: Here's when we'll know whether FF, FG and the Greens can form a government

The count results from the Green Party, Fianna Fáil, and Fine Gael are expected to be announced.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: What happens if the Programme for Government is rejected by one of the three parties? Explainer

Explainer: What happens if the Programme for Government is rejected by one of the three parties?

Ireland could be facing into a second election if the programme fails to pass through any of the three parties.

From TheJournal.ie If PfG is rejected, Micheál Martin says 'there is no Plan B' while Mary Lou McDonald says 'there will have to be talks' Government Formation

If PfG is rejected, Micheál Martin says 'there is no Plan B' while Mary Lou McDonald says 'there will have to be talks'

Members of Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and the Green Party are currently voting on a proposed programme for government.

From TheJournal.ie Coveney says 'we can't rule out' another general election Fine Gael

Coveney says 'we can't rule out' another general election

Members of Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil and the Green Party are currently voting on whether or not to back the programme for government.

From TheJournal.ie The top jobs: Who is likely to take a seat at the Cabinet table? Feet Under The Table

The top jobs: Who is likely to take a seat at the Cabinet table?

Micheál Martin, Leo Varadkar and Eamon Ryan will be carving up the Cabinet positions. Here’s who we predict.

From TheJournal.ie Green TD who helped negotiate programme for government says she can't fully endorse it Neasa Hourigan This post contains videos

Green TD who helped negotiate programme for government says she can't fully endorse it

Neasa Hourigan said reducing carbon emissions will likely be back-loaded, and the deal doesn’t do enough in terms of housing.

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar seeks to woo Independents in order to bolster government support Majority Government

Leo Varadkar seeks to woo Independents in order to bolster government support

The coalition between FG-FF and the Greens brings government support to 84. But Leo Varadkar says he wants to go further.

From TheJournal.ie Éamon Ó Cuív and Saoirse McHugh say they won't back programme for government Coalition

Éamon Ó Cuív and Saoirse McHugh say they won't back programme for government

Ó Cuív said he “seriously” fears for the future of Fianna Fáil.

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and Green Party parliamentary members endorse programme for government Green Light

Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and Green Party parliamentary members endorse programme for government

The Green Party have voted in favour of the proposed programme for government but there have been four abstentions.

From TheJournal.ie Criticism over lack of reference to Occupied Territories Bill in draft programme for government Occupied Territories

Criticism over lack of reference to Occupied Territories Bill in draft programme for government

Fine Gael and Tánaiste Simon Coveney have repeatedly outlined their opposition to the Bill.

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar says he's happy enough Micheál Martin will get first go as Taoiseach in new government Rotating Taoiseach

Leo Varadkar says he's happy enough Micheál Martin will get first go as Taoiseach in new government

Varadkar will take on the role of either Minister for Enterprise, Finance or Foreign Affairs.

From TheJournal.ie Leaders of Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and Green Party agree on draft programme for government Government Formation

Leaders of Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and Green Party agree on draft programme for government

The programme will now have to be voted on by the parties’ members.

From TheJournal.ie No deal reached on government formation with party leader talks to resume Government Formation

No deal reached on government formation with party leader talks to resume

It is expected a deal will be signed off.

From TheJournal.ie More than twice as many people want Varadkar to stay as Taoiseach than for Martin to take over NEW LEADER

More than twice as many people want Varadkar to stay as Taoiseach than for Martin to take over

That’s according to a new opinion poll for the Sunday Times.

From TheJournal.ie Citizenship campaigner Emma DeSouza interested in possible Seanad seat Seanad

Citizenship campaigner Emma DeSouza interested in possible Seanad seat

DeSouza was involved in a legal battle with the UK Home Office until last month.

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael MEPs call for investigation into whether EU arms exports have been used against US civilians Joint Letter

Fine Gael MEPs call for investigation into whether EU arms exports have been used against US civilians

The five MEPs co-signed a letter to Josep Borrell ahead of a debate in the EU parliament next week.

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