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Fine Gael on top as Sipo reveals political donations list for 2019
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Fine Gael on top as Sipo reveals political donations list for 2019

Nov 24th 2020, 12:23 PM 19,098 Views 60 Comments

Donations disclosed by Irish political parties last year totalled €175,576.

Irish-American businessmen (including Labour TD's brother) donate over €2k to Alan Kelly and Joan Freeman
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Irish-American businessmen (including Labour TD's brother) donate over €2k to Alan Kelly and Joan Freeman

Apr 25th 2019, 12:13 PM 26,544 Views 26 Comments

TDs and senators received almost €6,500 in donations.

Packers star Rodgers donates hefty sum to California wildfire relief and recovery fund
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Packers star Rodgers donates hefty sum to California wildfire relief and recovery fund

Nov 22nd 2018, 10:58 AM 2,721 Views 3 Comments

The NFL ace has pledged $1 million to the cause.

Column: 'Our laws governing political donations don't work for democracy'
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Column: 'Our laws governing political donations don't work for democracy'

Jan 3rd 2018, 7:00 AM 9,351 Views 23 Comments

If the purpose of the Electoral Acts is to protect our democracy from undue influence from wealthy individuals, then it has not accomplished this, writes Anna Visser.

Sinn Féin accused of 'pitching Galway tent' after getting $400k from US-based donors
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Sinn Féin accused of 'pitching Galway tent' after getting $400k from US-based donors

Jun 3rd 2015, 6:40 PM 30,590 Views 247 Comments

TheJournal.ie has obtained the latest donation statement from the party’s US fundraising branch (although that cash can’t be spent in Ireland).

Facebook friends, prostitutes, and Garth Brooks: The week in numbers
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Facebook friends, prostitutes, and Garth Brooks: The week in numbers

Jul 5th 2014, 7:30 PM 14,997 Views 6 Comments

Plus: How many Irish students say they’re not having sex?

239 politicians disclose total of €3,800 donations in 2012
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239 politicians disclose total of €3,800 donations in 2012

Feb 15th 2013, 5:17 PM 6,260 Views 14 Comments

TDs, Senators and MEPs are only legally required to disclose donations if a single donor gives more than €634.87.

Political donations, pregnancies and Love/Hate: The week in numbers
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Political donations, pregnancies and Love/Hate: The week in numbers

Jan 12th 2013, 7:30 PM 9,507 Views 3 Comments

How many women in Ireland smoke? Were consumers panicked by Budget announcements? And how many people watched Darren die?

Noonan rejects Moriarty recommendation on tax relief for political donations
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Noonan rejects Moriarty recommendation on tax relief for political donations

Jan 5th 2013, 8:45 AM 6,304 Views 11 Comments

The finance minister says lower limits on the amount individuals can donate will limit the impact that high earners can have.

Column: Remember how SIPO went after politicians for fiddling their expenses? Me neither
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Column: Remember how SIPO went after politicians for fiddling their expenses? Me neither

Jun 2nd 2012, 8:03 AM 28 Views 18 Comments

There were two elections and two referendums last year – and yet, political parties received just €31k in donations. What’s going on, asks Aaron McKenna.

Ireland's politicians disclose €378,920 in donations for 2011
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Ireland's politicians disclose €378,920 in donations for 2011

Apr 3rd 2012, 5:25 PM 3,153 Views 19 Comments

TDs, Senators and MEPs who served in roles in 2011 are required to disclose donations above €634.87 from one person.

Government unveils details of plans for political funding reform
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Government unveils details of plans for political funding reform

May 31st 2011, 3:23 PM 372 Views 0 Comments

The new measures include details of gender quotas as well as new lower limits on the donations that parties can accept.

Ó Cuív unable to donate severance pay to Fianna Fáil
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Ó Cuív unable to donate severance pay to Fianna Fáil

May 12th 2011, 3:12 PM 2,151 Views 0 Comments

The former government minister Éamon Ó Cuív was unable to donate his ministerial severance pay package to the party who could “badly do with it at present”.

Nobody home: FF benches empty for discussion on FF bill
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Nobody home: FF benches empty for discussion on FF bill

May 11th 2011, 9:02 PM 2,293 Views 19 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s private bill on Political Donations is defeated – as a Labour TD asks where the party has disappeared to…

Fianna Fáil proposes referendum on political donations rights
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Fianna Fáil proposes referendum on political donations rights

May 10th 2011, 6:43 PM 491 Views 0 Comments

Fianna Fáil will tonight table a Bill moving a referendum so that people without voting rights cannot donate or campaign.

Greens say they'll call an election, if they don't get what they want
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Greens say they'll call an election, if they don't get what they want

Jul 22nd 2010, 11:48 AM 606 Views 0 Comments

But how do Fianna Fáil feel?

FG cracks reappear as Creighton condemns ‘cute hoor’ politics
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FG cracks reappear as Creighton condemns ‘cute hoor’ politics

Jul 20th 2010, 4:57 PM 635 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin South East TD hits out at donations from developers.