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Verona Murphy elected in Wexford as Malcolm Byrne loses seat he won in November
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Verona Murphy elected in Wexford as Malcolm Byrne loses seat he won in November

Feb 10th 2020, 2:28 PM 34,907 Views 22 Comments

Murphy had been dropped from the Fine Gael ticket following a controversial by-election campaign.

Verona Murphy says she's 'not a racist' as she confirms run as independent general election candidate in Wexford
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Verona Murphy says she's 'not a racist' as she confirms run as independent general election candidate in Wexford

Updated Jan 14th 2020, 10:35 AM 37,178 Views 99 Comments

Former TD Marian Harkin has also announced a tilt at the Dáil, while Sinn Féin’s only MEP Matt Carthy is also intending to run.

Verona Murphy has been 'through a tough time' but it's the right decision to take her off the FG ticket, says Coveney
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Verona Murphy has been 'through a tough time' but it's the right decision to take her off the FG ticket, says Coveney

Dec 23rd 2019, 6:25 PM 13,629 Views 96 Comments

Coveney said the by-election campaign was ‘personally stressful’ on Murphy.

'It was a mistake and I accept responsibility': Varadkar says FG shouldn't have run Verona Murphy
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'It was a mistake and I accept responsibility': Varadkar says FG shouldn't have run Verona Murphy

Dec 20th 2019, 5:00 PM 18,459 Views 58 Comments

Speaking to reporters today, the Taoiseach said Murphy’s controversial comments came as a “big surprise”.

Paschal Donohoe says Verona Murphy wasn't made to apologise by Fine Gael
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Paschal Donohoe says Verona Murphy wasn't made to apologise by Fine Gael

Dec 20th 2019, 9:44 AM 10,376 Views 20 Comments

Donohoe also said that Murphy’s views on immigration were not known by the party ahead of the by-election campaign.

Removing Verona Murphy from Fine Gael election ticket 'looking better by the moment', says Harris
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Removing Verona Murphy from Fine Gael election ticket 'looking better by the moment', says Harris

Dec 19th 2019, 3:31 PM 17,871 Views 57 Comments

Murphy has been removed from the Fine Gael general election ticket, the party said yesterday.

Verona Murphy: 'Do we have to wait for a London Bridge incident on Wexford Bridge?'
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Verona Murphy: 'Do we have to wait for a London Bridge incident on Wexford Bridge?'

Dec 19th 2019, 12:33 PM 63,105 Views 152 Comments

The former Fine Gael candidate says she has been called racist for ‘raising security issues’.

Varadkar says Verona Murphy and Dara Murphy have caused Fine Gael 'reputational damage'
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Varadkar says Verona Murphy and Dara Murphy have caused Fine Gael 'reputational damage'

Dec 18th 2019, 11:27 PM 21,934 Views 55 Comments

The Taoiseach also said the homelessness crisis is “distressing” to him.

Fine Gael confirms Verona Murphy to be dropped from party's general election ticket
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Fine Gael confirms Verona Murphy to be dropped from party's general election ticket

Updated Dec 18th 2019, 10:38 PM 50,685 Views 93 Comments

It’s in the wake of a controversial by-election campaign which saw her come in for sustained criticism.

Defiant Verona Murphy has sights set on general election - but Leo and Paschal don't sound too keen
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Defiant Verona Murphy has sights set on general election - but Leo and Paschal don't sound too keen

Nov 30th 2019, 10:59 PM 34,573 Views 33 Comments

She’s been in the headlines again today over a Rocky-themed social media video – so can we expect a sequel?

'Not an official Fine Gael video': Ministers grilled on Verona Murphy's last-ditch Rocky themed clip
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'Not an official Fine Gael video': Ministers grilled on Verona Murphy's last-ditch Rocky themed clip

Nov 30th 2019, 10:55 AM 32,628 Views 61 Comments

The video says was “produced by supporters of the Verona Murphy campaign” and was shared by the candidate.

'She's completely wrong': Transport minister blasts Fine Gael candidate over call to scrap RSA
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'She's completely wrong': Transport minister blasts Fine Gael candidate over call to scrap RSA

Nov 26th 2019, 4:53 PM 24,344 Views 70 Comments

Verona Murphy has clashed with the RSA in her role with the Irish Road Hauliers’ Association.

Fine Gael minister: Political parties 'need to look at' vetting procedures for election candidates
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Fine Gael minister: Political parties 'need to look at' vetting procedures for election candidates

Nov 24th 2019, 4:24 PM 15,097 Views 41 Comments

It follows controversial comments by candidate Verona Murphy.

Fine Gael support drops but it's still the most popular party, according to poll
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Fine Gael support drops but it's still the most popular party, according to poll

Nov 24th 2019, 7:50 AM 16,820 Views 110 Comments

The party has been dealing with the aftermath of controversial comments made by by-election candidate Verona Murphy.

Flanagan says it was 'entirely appropriate' for Verona Murphy to visit an asylum seeker reception centre
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Flanagan says it was 'entirely appropriate' for Verona Murphy to visit an asylum seeker reception centre

Nov 22nd 2019, 2:00 PM 10,614 Views 26 Comments

He denied that vulnerable people in the centre were exploited for the sake of a political apology.

Pressure on Taoiseach to remove support for Verona Murphy after migrant comments
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Pressure on Taoiseach to remove support for Verona Murphy after migrant comments

Nov 19th 2019, 8:01 PM 23,328 Views 62 Comments

Party members have condemned her comments but say it is too late in the game to remove party support.

Taoiseach 'has spoken to' under-fire FG candidate Verona Murphy about her comments on migrants
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Taoiseach 'has spoken to' under-fire FG candidate Verona Murphy about her comments on migrants

Updated Nov 19th 2019, 12:40 PM 27,123 Views 85 Comments

Murphy has made a number of controversial comments about refugees in the past number of days.

Fine Gael candidate Verona Murphy issues second apology as more asylum seeker remarks emerge
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Fine Gael candidate Verona Murphy issues second apology as more asylum seeker remarks emerge

Nov 18th 2019, 9:25 PM 32,767 Views 23 Comments

It follows an apology this morning for comments she made on RTÉ yesterday.

Ireland's legal profession just pointed the finger firmly at insurers when it comes to spiralling motor insurance costs
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Ireland's legal profession just pointed the finger firmly at insurers when it comes to spiralling motor insurance costs

Sep 13th 2016, 3:31 PM 33,460 Views 74 Comments

The Oireachtas finance committee has been hearing from all sides in the motor insurance dispute today.