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#Joan Burton

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Lucinda trumps Enda and Joan at the steady hand challenge Three Bumps This post contains videos

WATCH: Lucinda trumps Enda and Joan at the steady hand challenge

Could this swing some undecided voters?

From TheJournal.ie As they fight for their lives, Labour warns that people could get a government they don't want The Final Countdown

As they fight for their lives, Labour warns that people could get a government they don't want

The Taoiseach and Tánaiste made their final pitches to voters in Dublin today.

From TheJournal.ie More bad news for Labour in the latest opinion poll General Election

More bad news for Labour in the latest opinion poll

Is a Fine Gael Fianna Fáil coalition on the horizon?

From TheJournal.ie Lucinda the 'watchdog' thinks someone's out to smear her character Renua

Lucinda the 'watchdog' thinks someone's out to smear her character

The Renua leader said the election is “make or break” for her party.

Oliver Callan nailed impressions of Joan Burton and Enda Kenny on the Late Late

He also does an uncanny Gerry Adams.

From TheJournal.ie 'Downton Abbey and tea cups': We’ve a fairly dreadful record of sexism in Irish politics Opinion

'Downton Abbey and tea cups': We’ve a fairly dreadful record of sexism in Irish politics

Joan Burton got lots of criticism for her body language during last Monday’s leaders’ debate – but why, asks Lorraine Courtney.

From TheJournal.ie Joan slams critics of her hands and says she's not 'Downton Abbey and teacups' Everyday Sexism

Joan slams critics of her hands and says she's not 'Downton Abbey and teacups'

The Tánaiste suggested that sexism lays behind criticism of her body language in Monday’s debate.

From TheJournal.ie 9 things you need to know about the Claire Byrne Live seven-way debate What We Learned

9 things you need to know about the Claire Byrne Live seven-way debate

An eventful night at the University of Limerick.

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams got a hell of a grilling on this man's radio show this morning Red Fm Lines

Gerry Adams got a hell of a grilling on this man's radio show this morning

Neil Prendeville fired some tough questions at the Sinn Féin leader, and his approach divided listeners.

From TheJournal.ie Alan Kelly: What Labour has achieved is astonishing Manifesto

Alan Kelly: What Labour has achieved is astonishing

The party also called plans to abolish Irish Water “farcical”.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton went back to school today and got one hell of a reception Happy Days This post contains videos

Joan Burton went back to school today and got one hell of a reception

She faced some tough questions too.

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm told I'm very transfer friendly': Joan isn't too worried about that poll Troubled Waters

'I'm told I'm very transfer friendly': Joan isn't too worried about that poll

The Labour leader is in serious danger of losing her seat, according to a new constituency poll.

From TheJournal.ie 'Is Labour dead?': We answer the big election questions you've been Googling Searching For Answers

'Is Labour dead?': We answer the big election questions you've been Googling

You’ve asked the search engine some pretty odd and interesting questions.

From TheJournal.ie Revealed: Labour voted against extending Special Criminal Court's powers in 2009 Before Government

Revealed: Labour voted against extending Special Criminal Court's powers in 2009

Legislation to extend the powers of the non-jury court to deal with cases involving organised crime was opposed at final stages by Joan Burton and her party.

From TheJournal.ie Pat Kenny is coming back to your screens * Starter's Orders

Pat Kenny is coming back to your screens *

* But only to chair the first leaders’ debate of the election race this Thursday.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Who do you want to be the next Taoiseach? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you want to be the next Taoiseach?

This time three weeks polling booths will be open.

From TheJournal.ie Mother wants child's PPS number changed as it contains 666 Number Of The Beast

Mother wants child's PPS number changed as it contains 666

The digits are associated with the devil.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton says Alan Kelly is 'an incredibly obedient employee' Election Fever This post contains videos

Joan Burton says Alan Kelly is 'an incredibly obedient employee'

Meanwhile, Gerry Adams says that 15 seats would be a good election for Sinn Féin.

From TheJournal.ie Slapped down: Joan Burton insists she IS Alan Kelly's boss That's Him Told

Slapped down: Joan Burton insists she IS Alan Kelly's boss

The Labour deputy leader said yesterday that in politics “you are your own boss”.

From TheJournal.ie The Advisers: Meet the small group who have run the country since 2011, for €3.1 million a year Behind The Curtain

The Advisers: Meet the small group who have run the country since 2011, for €3.1 million a year

Which minister spends most on their own staff? A new analysis of official figures by TheJournal.ie

From TheJournal.ie With the election imminent, Joan Burton has issued a warning to voters Labour's Way

With the election imminent, Joan Burton has issued a warning to voters

The Tánaiste said “hard-earned progress” could be “squandered” by voting for other parties.

From TheJournal.ie 'Can you imagine what it’s like to have scoliosis, Tánaiste?' Waiting Lists

'Can you imagine what it’s like to have scoliosis, Tánaiste?'

Mary Lou McDonald and Joan Burton had a heated exchange in the Dáil.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton survives motion of no confidence as TDs attack Labour in heated debate State Of The Nation

Joan Burton survives motion of no confidence as TDs attack Labour in heated debate

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

From TheJournal.ie 'I have never made a personal attack on another politician, but I am furious' No Confidence

'I have never made a personal attack on another politician, but I am furious'

Independent TD John Halligan was first up this evening in the debate on the Tánaiste’s no confidence motion.

From TheJournal.ie Why the John Delaney controversy is another (avoidable) fiasco for Labour Analysis

Why the John Delaney controversy is another (avoidable) fiasco for Labour

Analysis: Labour should be keeping its head down. Instead the party’s most senior figures are committing own goals.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton is facing a motion of no confidence over 'blatant cronyism' State Of The Nation

Joan Burton is facing a motion of no confidence over 'blatant cronyism'

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

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you support today's no-confidence motion against Joan Burton? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you support today's no-confidence motion against Joan Burton?

The Labour Party says she broke no rules in making the appointment.

From TheJournal.ie This may be the silliest thing Joan Burton has done in the last five years Analysis

This may be the silliest thing Joan Burton has done in the last five years

Analysis: The decision to appoint David Begg as chair of the Pensions Authority has caused controversy and unnecessary hassle for Labour.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton is facing a motion of no confidence next week Appointed By Joan

Joan Burton is facing a motion of no confidence next week

David Begg’s appointment sparked political controversy this week.

From TheJournal.ie Mary Lou criticises Labour's 'insulting' childcare plan, Joan brings up the IRA Off Topic
From TheJournal.ie Labour TD criticises Burton for giving David Begg state board role without public process State Of The Nation

Labour TD criticises Burton for giving David Begg state board role without public process

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

From TheJournal.ie TDs are back from their Christmas break - and they've got one thing on their minds State Of The Nation

TDs are back from their Christmas break - and they've got one thing on their minds

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

From TheJournal.ie Has Enda told Joan what's in his head? That Pesky Date

Has Enda told Joan what's in his head?

The date of the election remains a mystery.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton says questions about bank debt deal are now redundant Off The Table

Joan Burton says questions about bank debt deal are now redundant

That historic 29 June 2012 ‘game changer’ is now a distant memory, it would seem.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton: Politicians shouldn't fear for their safety Personal Attacks

Joan Burton: Politicians shouldn't fear for their safety

The Tánaiste also said some discussions on social media “become very extreme”.

From TheJournal.ie Pictures: the moment Joan Burton fell out of a boat in Kilkenny floods Joan Rivers This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie Tánaiste's head of staff is paid €52,000 more than pay cap L'Oréal TREATMENT

Tánaiste's head of staff is paid €52,000 more than pay cap

A war of words between Labour and Fianna Fáil has erupted on the subject.

From TheJournal.ie The 10 most read stories on TheJournal.ie this year Over To You

The 10 most read stories on TheJournal.ie this year

Berkeley, Paris, Karen Buckley and Carrickmines – these are the stories you read this year.

From TheJournal.ie Joan is promising a €25 pension increase if Labour gets back into power More Horse Sense

Joan is promising a €25 pension increase if Labour gets back into power

It follows a pledge from the Tánaiste earlier this month on raising the minimum wage.

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny isn't thinking about anyone else but Joan Burton Only The Joanie

Enda Kenny isn't thinking about anyone else but Joan Burton

To go into government with after the election, that is.