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#Micheál Martin

From TheJournal.ie Leo still more popular than Micheál Martin but 1 in 5 think neither would do good job as Taoiseach Popularity

Leo still more popular than Micheál Martin but 1 in 5 think neither would do good job as Taoiseach

Last month, Varadkar’s approval rating fell to its lowest level since he became Taoiseach.

From TheJournal.ie Former CervicalCheck boss says Harris was warned that offering extra smear tests could cause delays BACKLOG

Former CervicalCheck boss says Harris was warned that offering extra smear tests could cause delays

Micheál Martin said the decision was made by the government to “save their own skin and cover their own tracks”.

From TheJournal.ie Dáil hears calls for research to be carried out into familicide in Ireland Her Name Is Clodagh

Dáil hears calls for research to be carried out into familicide in Ireland

There were also calls for the HSE and Tusla to be included in the new garda review of murders in the home.

From TheJournal.ie Micheál Martin calls out Fine Gael as an 'out-of-touch and arrogant government' Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Micheál Martin calls out Fine Gael as an 'out-of-touch and arrogant government'

Speaking at the party’s Ard Fheis, he said Fine Gael “simply don’t understand the pressures which people are facing every day.

From TheJournal.ie Martin says refusing Fianna Fáil TD communion at mass was a 'very unchristian thing to do' Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Martin says refusing Fianna Fáil TD communion at mass was a 'very unchristian thing to do'

It was reported last month that Robert Troy was recently refused communion at a mass due to his position on abortion.

From TheJournal.ie Micheál Martin to face questions from grassroots about keeping FG in government until 2020 Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Micheál Martin to face questions from grassroots about keeping FG in government until 2020

The party is holding its Ard Fheis at Citywest today.

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil and SDLP urge all 'pro-Remain' parties to back 5 Brexit principles Joint Statement

Fianna Fáil and SDLP urge all 'pro-Remain' parties to back 5 Brexit principles

The statement calls on Sinn Féin to take its seats in Westminster to vote down a no-deal Brexit, saying that “every vote counts”.

From TheJournal.ie Some smear tests to be repeated due to backlog resulting in samples expiring CervicalCheck

Some smear tests to be repeated due to backlog resulting in samples expiring

Simon Harris had been warned on numerous occasions that his announcement of free repeat smear tests was “dangerous” .

From TheJournal.ie 'It's your job to call the vulture funds out': High Court Master pens letter to Micheál Martin Fair Mortgage Bill

'It's your job to call the vulture funds out': High Court Master pens letter to Micheál Martin

Edmund Honohan urged the Fianna Fáil leader to support a piece of legislation he wrote that is currently before the Dáil.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you think there'll be a general election this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think there'll be a general election this year?

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil have agreed to extend the confidence and supply deal past this year, but will it hold?

From TheJournal.ie Former Fianna Fáil TD Peter Kelly dies aged 74 RIP

Former Fianna Fáil TD Peter Kelly dies aged 74

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin paid tribute to Kelly, calling him a “truly great character” who “loved being a TD”.

From TheJournal.ie Ó Cuív on that 'rogue' NI candidate launch: 'I knew what I was doing. I'm happy to take the punishment. I did it for the greater good' Interview

Ó Cuív on that 'rogue' NI candidate launch: 'I knew what I was doing. I'm happy to take the punishment. I did it for the greater good'

The Galway West TD says he has no regrets about losing his seat on the frontbench.

From TheJournal.ie Ó Cuív: 'FF seems to be saying that even if we are in government, things wouldn’t change' 12 More Months

Ó Cuív: 'FF seems to be saying that even if we are in government, things wouldn’t change'

The Galway West TD said he was surprised to hear Micheál Martin had signed up to another 12 months of the confidence and supply deal.

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin loses ground on Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael as it falls six points in latest opinion poll Drop In Support

Sinn Féin loses ground on Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael as it falls six points in latest opinion poll

Fine Gael remains the most popular party, with Fianna Fáil not far behind.

From TheJournal.ie Trouble in the ranks: 'We've a health and housing crisis and our solution is to keep Fine Gael running the show'

Trouble in the ranks: 'We've a health and housing crisis and our solution is to keep Fine Gael running the show'

Micheál Martin announced this week that he would extend the confidence and supply arrangement with Fine Gael.

From TheJournal.ie No election in 2019 as confidence and supply agreement to continue for a year Dáil

No election in 2019 as confidence and supply agreement to continue for a year

Fine Gael said the move “further strengthens Ireland’s hand in negotiating a successful outcome to Brexit”.

From TheJournal.ie Brexit waltz moves on as May heads to Brussels for tea and Varadkar hopes Dáil sings from same hymn sheet Lock Step

Brexit waltz moves on as May heads to Brussels for tea and Varadkar hopes Dáil sings from same hymn sheet

Leo Varadkar is hoping for more parliamentary support than his British counterpart.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach denies early election plan and accuses Fianna Fáil of dragging out agreement talks Confidence And Supply

Taoiseach denies early election plan and accuses Fianna Fáil of dragging out agreement talks

The war of words between the two main parties continues, but Varadkar said he still wants a 2020 general election.

From TheJournal.ie Martin tells Fine Gael: 'Don't give us any lectures about responsible politics' On The Attack

Martin tells Fine Gael: 'Don't give us any lectures about responsible politics'

Martin was responding after Fine Gael aimed barbs at Fianna Fáil at its Ard Fheis earlier today.

From TheJournal.ie Micheál needed to take action after two politicians went 'rogue' - but is he facing a storm over FF's northern merger? Failure To Launch

Micheál needed to take action after two politicians went 'rogue' - but is he facing a storm over FF's northern merger?

The sacking of two FF politicians from their roles this week was a headache for Micheál Martin.

From TheJournal.ie Éamon Ó Cuív sacked from Fianna Fáil frontbench for launching NI candidate without permission Dev's Grandson

Éamon Ó Cuív sacked from Fianna Fáil frontbench for launching NI candidate without permission

Senator Mark Daly has already been sacked from a number of roles for his part.

From TheJournal.ie Peter Casey says he wants Micheál Martin's job because the FF leader is 'too nice' to take on Leo Varadkar Fianna Fáil

Peter Casey says he wants Micheál Martin's job because the FF leader is 'too nice' to take on Leo Varadkar

Some senior Fianna Fáil politicians have rejecting Casey’s courting of the party.

From TheJournal.ie FF's deputy leader says it was 'premature' for McAnespy to be told she would be a candidate in NI elections Sorcha Mcanespy

FF's deputy leader says it was 'premature' for McAnespy to be told she would be a candidate in NI elections

There was confusion within the party last night as Councillor Sorcha McAnespy was announced at an event in Tyrone.

From TheJournal.ie Eamon Ó Cuiv goes rogue to announce candidate for NI elections without party backing New Candidates

Eamon Ó Cuiv goes rogue to announce candidate for NI elections without party backing

The candidate, Councillor Sorcha McAnespy, was announced at an event in Tyrone tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach wants to avoid 'dilly-dallying' but confidence and supply deal 'unlikely' by Halloween 2 More Years?

Taoiseach wants to avoid 'dilly-dallying' but confidence and supply deal 'unlikely' by Halloween

Teams for the the two parties are set to meet next week about renewing the agreement.

From TheJournal.ie Martin rounds on Breen over dinner invitation to NBP bidder's home: 'It is not a credible explanation' Broadband Plan

Martin rounds on Breen over dinner invitation to NBP bidder's home: 'It is not a credible explanation'

Taoiseach repeated today that he did not think it was a resigning matter.

From TheJournal.ie Naughten leaves Fine Gael short on numbers, but Brexit may mean we avoid an election Thin Ice This post contains videos

Naughten leaves Fine Gael short on numbers, but Brexit may mean we avoid an election

The slight Dáil majority enjoyed by Fine Gael has become even more wafer-thin in recent weeks.

From TheJournal.ie Micheál Martin writes to Leo Varadkar urging him to say he won't call an election Dear Leo

Micheál Martin writes to Leo Varadkar urging him to say he won't call an election

There had been rumblings about a potential general election.

From TheJournal.ie 'They demanded her head on a plate': Harris says Fitzgerald deserves an apology from opposition leaders All Apologies

'They demanded her head on a plate': Harris says Fitzgerald deserves an apology from opposition leaders

Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin have defended their actions of calling for the former Tánaiste’s resignation.

From TheJournal.ie 'The bid is contaminated': Communications Minister questioned over dinner with Broadband Plan bidder Leaders' Quesions

'The bid is contaminated': Communications Minister questioned over dinner with Broadband Plan bidder

The contract for the plan is estimated to be worth up to half a billion euro.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach says confidence and supply deal can be done by the Halloween break Let's Talk

Taoiseach says confidence and supply deal can be done by the Halloween break

Leo Varadkar and Micheál Martin had a ‘pleasant’ conversation on the phone this evening.

From TheJournal.ie FF affordable housing plan aims to give €50k subsidy to help first-time buyers purchase a home Housing Crisis

FF affordable housing plan aims to give €50k subsidy to help first-time buyers purchase a home

The plan is core to the party’s demands in this year’s Budget negotiations.

From TheJournal.ie Micheál Martin: There are 'serious deficiencies' in implementation of deal with Fine Gael Supply And Demand

Micheál Martin: There are 'serious deficiencies' in implementation of deal with Fine Gael

Timmy Dooley says the Budget needs to be agreed before any confidence and supply talks.

From TheJournal.ie 'We tolerate different views': Micheál Martin says he would have 'no difficulty' meeting Donald Trump Trump Visit

'We tolerate different views': Micheál Martin says he would have 'no difficulty' meeting Donald Trump

The US President is set to visit Ireland as part of a trip to Europe to mark the end of World War I.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland is getting two more MEPs because of Brexit and Sinn Féin wants them to go to the North Share The Spoils

Ireland is getting two more MEPs because of Brexit and Sinn Féin wants them to go to the North

The party is asking the Irish government to make a Northern Ireland constituency.

From TheJournal.ie Éamon Ó Cuív for president? Even the Fianna Fáil party is split on that one Aras18

Éamon Ó Cuív for president? Even the Fianna Fáil party is split on that one

Éamon Ó Cuív has remained silent on whether he wants to be the next president.

From TheJournal.ie The row over Sinn Féin's abstentionism (and why its MPs won't be taking their seats anytime soon) Explainer

The row over Sinn Féin's abstentionism (and why its MPs won't be taking their seats anytime soon)

The party sees its MPs as having a clear mandate not to take seats in Westminster.

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil to support trade ban with lands held by Israel, but embassy calls it 'immoral' Occupied Territories Bill

Fianna Fáil to support trade ban with lands held by Israel, but embassy calls it 'immoral'

The Embassy of Israel said the boycott will not facilitate Ireland’s role or influence in the Middle East.

From TheJournal.ie 'I've never been a boycott fan': Micheál Martin unlikely to support Eurovision boycott Palestine

'I've never been a boycott fan': Micheál Martin unlikely to support Eurovision boycott

Martin said his party is considering a Bill tabled in the Seanad that aims to prohibit Ireland from trading with any companies originating in an occupied territory.

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil to support Michael D Higgins if he chooses to run for second term in office Presidential Election

Fianna Fáil to support Michael D Higgins if he chooses to run for second term in office

A presidential election is due to be held in October.

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