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From TheJournal.ie Waiting for Joan: The Tánaiste hangs on to her seat Mild Mild West

Waiting for Joan: The Tánaiste hangs on to her seat

It was not supposed to happen, but it did.

This One Direction election ad sparked an absolute holy show on Twitter

Labour, it’s time to log off.

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 A bullish Alan Kelly reckons Labour will win a lot more than 15 seats Kelly's Heroes

A bullish Alan Kelly reckons Labour will win a lot more than 15 seats

Big talk from Labour’s deputy leader this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Cahill says running for the Seanad for Labour is a message to her abuser and the IRA Labour Party

Cahill says running for the Seanad for Labour is a message to her abuser and the IRA

Cahill said she spent a lot of time considering how she would manage the nomination if successful.

From TheJournal.ie Mairia Cahill has joined Labour and is set to run for the Seanad Labour Party

Mairia Cahill has joined Labour and is set to run for the Seanad

The Belfast woman has been nominated for the position by Joan Burton and Alan Kelly.

From TheJournal.ie Eamon Gilmore has been given a job helping the peace process in Colombia Gilmore For Presidente

Eamon Gilmore has been given a job helping the peace process in Colombia

Gilmore was first elected as a TD in 1989.

From TheJournal.ie Jeremy Corbyn repeats call for a united Ireland One Island

Jeremy Corbyn repeats call for a united Ireland

The Labour leader said, “it’s an aspiration that I have always gone along with”.

From TheJournal.ie Not all women are impressed by the idea of women-only train carriages Carriages Full Of Women

Not all women are impressed by the idea of women-only train carriages

Jeremy Corbyn, a radical left-winger who has defied expectations to lead the leadership race, believes it could help reduce harassment.

From TheJournal.ie Why is this man on the brink of one of the greatest upsets in political history? Opinion

Why is this man on the brink of one of the greatest upsets in political history?

Jeremy Corbyn’s success may lie in the fact that he is quite simply different, writes Neale Richmond.

From TheJournal.ie Labour at lowest rating in nine months in latest poll Labour Pains

Labour at lowest rating in nine months in latest poll

The latest poll for tomorrow’s Sunday Times puts support for the party at just 6%.

From TheJournal.ie Anne Ferris has officially rejoined the Labour Party after five months Back In

Anne Ferris has officially rejoined the Labour Party after five months

Ferris lost the whip in February but the Labour party agreed to let her come back in a unanimous vote taken today.

From TheJournal.ie Alan Kelly reveals death threats against his family but says Irish Water was not a mistake D'Telly

Alan Kelly reveals death threats against his family but says Irish Water was not a mistake

The Minister for the Environment appeared on Saturday Night with Miriam.

From TheJournal.ie Here are all the Labour TDs stepping down at the next election (so far) Gonezo
From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

It’s Thursday and here’s all the news you need to know.

From TheJournal.ie 33 years after fatal car crash, Dick Spring to meet bereaved family Tipperary

33 years after fatal car crash, Dick Spring to meet bereaved family

James Curran died when Spring’s ministerial car collided with the vehicle he was travelling in.

From TheJournal.ie Is Labour going nowhere under Joan Burton? We asked her... Labour Pains This post contains videos

Is Labour going nowhere under Joan Burton? We asked her...

The junior coalition partner is struggling in the polls. So what does the leader make of it all?

From TheJournal.ie Russell Brand backs Ed Miliband: 'You gotta vote Labour' Uk Election

Russell Brand backs Ed Miliband: 'You gotta vote Labour'

Brand said he believed the UK was in a “dangerous position”.

From TheJournal.ie Someone turned an Ed Miliband campaign video into 8 Mile and it's wonderful Bravo This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie Labour is about to face ANOTHER headache over abortion Trouble Ahead This post contains videos

Labour is about to face ANOTHER headache over abortion

A bill to repeal the 8th Amendment will come before the Dáil next month.

From TheJournal.ie REVEALED: How Labour considered water charges, meters and an ‘ESB for water’… five years ago Memo

REVEALED: How Labour considered water charges, meters and an ‘ESB for water’… five years ago

Labour was vehemently opposed to water charges in opposition, but we’ve seen a document which shows how senior party figures considered water charges in 2010.

From TheJournal.ie Labour will allow this TD back on one condition... Reprieve

Labour will allow this TD back on one condition...

* As long as Anne Ferris votes with the government she will return to the parliamentary party in the autumn.

From TheJournal.ie As Labour's conference opens, Alan Kelly says this is one of the best governments ever Big Talk

As Labour's conference opens, Alan Kelly says this is one of the best governments ever

Labour voted in favour of a motion to campaign for the repeal of the 8th Amendment at the next election on the opening night of its conference.

From TheJournal.ie 'A shameful abandonment': Just one Labour TD defies party as Clare Daly's abortion bill voted down All Over

'A shameful abandonment': Just one Labour TD defies party as Clare Daly's abortion bill voted down

The Dáil has voted to reject a bill providing for abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormalities.

From TheJournal.ie This senator has been kicked out of his office by his former Labour colleague Nowhere To Go

This senator has been kicked out of his office by his former Labour colleague

James Heffernan is searching for new office space after his belongings were packed up by John Gilroy.

From TheJournal.ie Here's where Eamon Ryan is going to run in the general election Green Shoots

Here's where Eamon Ryan is going to run in the general election

The party leader is looking to return to the Dáil.

From TheJournal.ie Analysis: If Charlie and Des taught us anything... it's that deals can always be made Recap

Analysis: If Charlie and Des taught us anything... it's that deals can always be made

History shows that no combination of political parties can be ruled out if the numbers stack up.

From TheJournal.ie Did Labour break its own rules to make this man one of its most senior officials? Questions Being Asked

Did Labour break its own rules to make this man one of its most senior officials?

While there are no concerns about David Leach’s suitability for the role of general secretary it may not have been done in line with the Labour’s own constitution.

From TheJournal.ie 'A few kisses from Cáit Keane': Water, water, everywhere as we hit the campaign trail in DSW Dublin South West

'A few kisses from Cáit Keane': Water, water, everywhere as we hit the campaign trail in DSW

As the meters begin to tick, the candidates are battling for votes even though some see the outcome of this by-election as a foregone conclusion.

From TheJournal.ie This Labour senator wants his poster of bride and groom haybales back Hay Ho

This Labour senator wants his poster of bride and groom haybales back

Yes, bride and groom haybales.

From TheJournal.ie Back in time: It's ten years since Labour decided NOT to run Michael D for the Áras Michael Disappointed

Back in time: It's ten years since Labour decided NOT to run Michael D for the Áras

Come with us on a journey through time and space … to September 2004.

From TheJournal.ie It looks like Labour's next manifesto will commit to widening Ireland's abortion laws Abortion

It looks like Labour's next manifesto will commit to widening Ireland's abortion laws

The Tánaiste is also in favour of repealing the 8th Amendment.

From TheJournal.ie Róisín Shortall: We need more than just politicians to start a new political party The High Table Interview This post contains videos

Róisín Shortall: We need more than just politicians to start a new political party

The former Labour TD is “very open” to the idea of a new political party, she told TheJournal.ie.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton is the new leader of the Labour Party It's Joan

Joan Burton is the new leader of the Labour Party

Labour’s former leader-in-waiting is now officially in charge. She’s asking the Irish people to have trust in her, and in the party as a whole.

From TheJournal.ie Here are 6 big challenges facing Joan Burton as the new Labour leader and Tánaiste Work To Be Done

Here are 6 big challenges facing Joan Burton as the new Labour leader and Tánaiste

She’s won the race to be leader but the hard work starts now for the new Tánaiste.

From TheJournal.ie Alex White concedes: "This is Joan's day" Concession This post contains videos

Alex White concedes: "This is Joan's day"

The junior health minister has effectively conceded the leadership contest, ahead of Burton’s expected confirmation in the role this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie 'Fingers still crossed': Joan Burton feeling hopeful about Labour leadership Me Nerves

'Fingers still crossed': Joan Burton feeling hopeful about Labour leadership

The new Labour Party leader will be named this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie One of these two people will be Labour leader later today. Here's what they told us... The Contenders This post contains videos

One of these two people will be Labour leader later today. Here's what they told us...

We did in-depth interviews with Joan Burton and Alex White last month. Here’s what they had to say…

From TheJournal.ie Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn has resigned from Cabinet I'm Out This post contains videos

Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn has resigned from Cabinet

The Labour TD will step down after the reshuffle, he confirmed today.

From TheJournal.ie Protesters have been camped outside a Labour TD's house for the last five days Private Home

Protesters have been camped outside a Labour TD's house for the last five days

“I think every citizen regardless of who they are is entitled to the privacy of their own home,” Dublin North East’s Sean Kenny said.