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#Joan Burton

From TheJournal.ie 'Completely delusional': Joan Burton slammed over Fine Gael-only warning Balance To The Force

'Completely delusional': Joan Burton slammed over Fine Gael-only warning

The Tánaiste thinks Labour brings balance to Fine Gael’s approach – Sinn Féin disagrees.

From TheJournal.ie Joan: Increasing minimum wage by €2 is 'horse sense' Extra Cash

Joan: Increasing minimum wage by €2 is 'horse sense'

Which means good.

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Huge Dáil shouting match on TDs' last day before Christmas Barroom Brawl This post contains videos

WATCH: Huge Dáil shouting match on TDs' last day before Christmas

Thank god they’re going away for a few weeks.

From TheJournal.ie Department insists no issue with Joan Burton's 'unusual and concerning' letter to constituents Letters Of Note

Department insists no issue with Joan Burton's 'unusual and concerning' letter to constituents

The letters were delivered in Oireachtas envelopes and headed paper.

From TheJournal.ie A loophole allowing Irish minors to marry will soon be closed Marriage

A loophole allowing Irish minors to marry will soon be closed

387 minors married at the age of 16 or 17 between 2004 and 2014.

From TheJournal.ie January surprise? Joan is on high alert for an early election Election 2016

January surprise? Joan is on high alert for an early election

Could Enda go to the country before the end of next month?

From TheJournal.ie With Labour in the doldrums, could this guy have done a better job than Joan? All White On The Night This post contains videos

With Labour in the doldrums, could this guy have done a better job than Joan?

Alex White reflects on his leadership bid, Labour’s election hopes and his own endangered seat.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton reckons the improving economy means people can go on dates again Democratic Swipe Left This post contains videos

Joan Burton reckons the improving economy means people can go on dates again

A new ad from Labour is looking to push that message home.

From TheJournal.ie Mick Wallace has published his Project Eagle correspondence with Nama... Mick Wallace

Mick Wallace has published his Project Eagle correspondence with Nama...

The independent TD has called for a commission of inquiry to be set up to investigate claims surrounding the state agency.

From TheJournal.ie Under 26 and on the dole? Labour has some good news for you - sort of Show Me The Money

Under 26 and on the dole? Labour has some good news for you - sort of

Young adults are currently paid a lower rate of jobseeker’s allowance.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton reckons Labour could win more than 30 seats Oh Rly?

Joan Burton reckons Labour could win more than 30 seats

The Tánaiste is in optimistic mood this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Joan denies an unemployed man was told to apply for 200-300 jobs a week Didn't Happen

Joan denies an unemployed man was told to apply for 200-300 jobs a week

The Tánaiste said it was deemed that the man was ‘not genuinely seeking work’.

From TheJournal.ie The Tánaiste called Barry Cowen a baby and told him to "shut up" in the Dáil today Lads Will Ye Stop
From TheJournal.ie This is why Joan Burton is hailing a 'landmark moment' in Ireland's recovery Wheels In Motion

This is why Joan Burton is hailing a 'landmark moment' in Ireland's recovery

Just don’t mention the regional unemployment.

From TheJournal.ie Mairia Cahill 'deeply regrets and is deeply sorry' for dissident involvement Seanad By-election

Mairia Cahill 'deeply regrets and is deeply sorry' for dissident involvement

The Labour Seanad candidate has broken her silence.

From TheJournal.ie Mairia Cahill is refusing to talk about her past dissident links Seanad By-election

Mairia Cahill is refusing to talk about her past dissident links

The Labour Seanad candidate is coming under pressure over her refusal to debate.

From TheJournal.ie The 'farcical' Anglo loans inquiry could be on the verge of collapse SiteServ

The 'farcical' Anglo loans inquiry could be on the verge of collapse

The inquiry into the sale of certain loans by the former Anglo Irish Bank is in trouble.

From TheJournal.ie Here's how many people will get more cash with the PRSI credit - and exactly how much they'll receive Breakdown

Here's how many people will get more cash with the PRSI credit - and exactly how much they'll receive

The changes affect people on incomes from €352 to €424 a week.

From TheJournal.ie "Vote Sinn Féin, get the Army Council." - Labour's new election slogan? Cunning Plan

"Vote Sinn Féin, get the Army Council." - Labour's new election slogan?

Tánaiste Joan Burton had some strong words for Sinn Fein this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Alan 'Jose Mourinho' Kelly's big idea to solve the rent crisis is dead Rent Certainty

Alan 'Jose Mourinho' Kelly's big idea to solve the rent crisis is dead

Labour admits it’s unlikely that rent certainty will form part of the government’s plans.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton has spoken about having Eamon Gilmore 'shot at dawn' Et Tu Joanie?

Joan Burton has spoken about having Eamon Gilmore 'shot at dawn'

Gilmore has suggested he was thrown to the wolves by his former deputy upon stepping down as Labour leader in July 2014.

From TheJournal.ie Alan Kelly's big idea to solve the rental crisis could be dead in the water Rent Certainty

Alan Kelly's big idea to solve the rental crisis could be dead in the water

It comes as a new poll finds strong support for the minister’s rent certainty proposal.

From TheJournal.ie Reprinting the punt and pulling out of government: A look inside Eamon Gilmore's new book Inside The Room

Reprinting the punt and pulling out of government: A look inside Eamon Gilmore's new book

Here’s some of what the former Tánaiste has revealed.

From TheJournal.ie Provisional IRA members leafleting and electioneering for Sinn Féin - report Haven't Gone Away

Provisional IRA members leafleting and electioneering for Sinn Féin - report

Two reports into the current status of the Provisional IRA have been published today. Here’s what they say…

From TheJournal.ie This is what happened when Joan, Mary Lou and Lucinda debated the Budget Budget Banter

This is what happened when Joan, Mary Lou and Lucinda debated the Budget

Some of the country’s most prominent female politicians gathered to debate the Budget in Dublin this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton is sorry the Web Summit people are leaving with their backpacks and satchels Out Of Here

Joan Burton is sorry the Web Summit people are leaving with their backpacks and satchels

Organisers “felt they got a better offer some place else” the Tánaiste said.

From TheJournal.ie Why nobody is a winner after Enda forgoes a cheeky election Analysis

Why nobody is a winner after Enda forgoes a cheeky election

Analysis: The Taoiseach and the government have been damaged by the events of the past seven days.

From TheJournal.ie Is Enda about to shaft Joan? Analysis

Is Enda about to shaft Joan?

Analysis: The Taoiseach’s refusal to rule out an early election is starting to make November a self-fulfilling prophecy.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton thinks this Fine Gael minister's garda dig-out wasn't a good idea Cork To Dublin

Joan Burton thinks this Fine Gael minister's garda dig-out wasn't a good idea

The Tánaiste appeared to back under fire Fine Gael minister Dara Murphy this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams asked Joan Burton lots of questions - but she just wanted to throw shade Point Scoring

Gerry Adams asked Joan Burton lots of questions - but she just wanted to throw shade

The Tánaiste was out to score political points as Adams sought answers on NAMA.

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams hits back at Joan Burton's 1916 "hijack" claim Back And Forth

Gerry Adams hits back at Joan Burton's 1916 "hijack" claim

Adams has claimed the Labour leader has a “shallow and wholly self-serving approach to Irish history”.

From TheJournal.ie Does Labour really want to repeal the 8th Amendment?

Does Labour really want to repeal the 8th Amendment?

Joan Burton latest comments have raised eyebrows about a key Labour commitment.

From TheJournal.ie Pictures: Water protesters clash with gardaí at Joan Burton food bank event Food Bank

Pictures: Water protesters clash with gardaí at Joan Burton food bank event

More trouble at an event attended by the Tánaiste today.

From TheJournal.ie Why Labour isn't finished just yet Analysis

Why Labour isn't finished just yet

Analysis: The party’s obituary has already been written but don’t rule out a reversal in its fortunes.

From TheJournal.ie "Our backs are against the wall, we're coming out fighting": Jobstown protesters push back Coming Out Swinging

"Our backs are against the wall, we're coming out fighting": Jobstown protesters push back

“This government is a farce, a disgrace and fascist tyrants. This country is in bits and now they’re victimising the ones who were standing up for it.”

From TheJournal.ie Paul Murphy has just been served with a summons for false imprisonment Water

Paul Murphy has just been served with a summons for false imprisonment

The summonses relate to the alleged false imprisonment of Tanaiste Joan Burton.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton had a go at RTÉ live on air this morning Answer The Question

Joan Burton had a go at RTÉ live on air this morning

The Tánaiste also said she trusts the Irish people to use the water grant for what it was intended for.

From TheJournal.ie Why was Joan Burton in people's back gardens at the weekend? Mystery

Why was Joan Burton in people's back gardens at the weekend?

A spot of gardening, perhaps?

From TheJournal.ie People on the dole to see 50% increase in their Christmas bonus this year Promises

People on the dole to see 50% increase in their Christmas bonus this year

The bonus is paid to long-term welfare claimants such as jobseekers, pensioners, carers, lone-parents and those with a disability.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton says people will have more money in their pay packet after the Budget USC CUT

Joan Burton says people will have more money in their pay packet after the Budget

Joan Burton said voters have to ask themselves if they want a kind of Tory government in power in Ireland.