Sinn Fein Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Sinn Fein Manifesto: Steady as she goes for a third termRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Slugger O'Toole

    Sinn Fein went for the minimalist approach towards their 2016 Assembly manifesto with a list of simple pledges that they hope will be enough to secure a third term in office and remain the largest Nationalist party. The party went to Derry to launch their manifesto, with Chris Hazzard, Martin McGuinness and Maeve McLaughlin speaking to the media and party supporters.

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  2. Moral issues high on NI election agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Newsday

    ... To us it's really important we get this so we don't feel like second class citizens in our country." Politically, Sinn Fein, the SDLP and the cross-community Alliance Party are in favour of allowing same-sex couples to marry. The Ulster Unionist ...

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  3. Sinn Fein pledges new proposal on same-sex marriage lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Belfast Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Sinn Fein's first act in the next Assembly term will be to propose legislation to allow same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland.

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  4. Sinn Fein's Padraig MacLochlainn elected to SeanadRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Derry Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Newly-elected Sinn Fein Senator Padraig Mac Lochlainn has vowed to continue his fight against the "neglect of Donegal and rural Ireland."

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  5. #AE16 North Antrim: DUP to comfortably retain the whip handRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... gets to the bottom of the count, but it could be tight. The other two certainities for a seat is DaithA McKay for Sinn Fein who has safely captured the Nationalist quota here, and Robin Swann of the UUP. Swann might have been hopeful of a second for ...

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  6. Assembly election 2016: What Mid Ulster's candidates have to sayRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Midulster Today

    ... a family; and at ease with itself and its neighbours". Agriculture Minister Michelle O'Neill says "A vote for Sinn Fein in Mid Ulster is a vote for a team of 18 Councillors, three MLAs and the MP". Highlighting the success of her decentralisation ...

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  7. Farage: By supporting the EU, Sinn Fein is no longer even nationalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Belfast Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Nigel Farage has said that he is dismayed to see Sinn Fein - whose leadership he once campaigned alongside in opposition to the EU - enthusiastically calling for the UK to stay in the EU.

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  8. Uup Mla tells Tyrone community opposed to goldmine scientist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Midulster Today

    ... the water and I wouldn't expect you to... or that water to go back into the land, water table and further afield." Sinn Fein MLA Declan McAleer said he has concerned about the dry stacking procedure that has been proposed for rocks that are removed, ...

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  9. Rising partly achieved its aim but led to a partition that is now entrenchedRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Fermanagh Today

    ... given the rising number of people from a Catholic background who identify as Northern Irish. Republicans such as Sinn Fein can say what they want about inclusiveness but they have entirely failed to persuade people from a non Catholic background ...

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  10. It was Fianna Fail that insisted that we accept SF in powerRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | Fermanagh Today

    ... British and Irish governments to directly intervene in the running of the Province, to stop the damage of the DUP/Sinn Fein stranglehold. The DUP leader and first minister Arlene Foster pointed to the current political paralysis in Dublin and said ...

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  11. Draperstown Sinn Fein councillor 'is not Northern Irish'Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | Midulster Today

    South Derry Sinn Fein councillor Brian McGuigan has found himself at the centre of a nationality row...and has received a prompt apology. In the case of his first appointment, we can confirm that there was an administrative error as the paper form shows 'Irish' and our records showed 'Northern Irish The party said the Mid Ulster councillor filled out his nationality as Irish, but it appeared to have been changed to 'Northern Irish.'

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  12. After hailing their abolition, Alliance want prescription charges reinstatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Belfast Today

    ... the ending of prescription charges in 2008, has since then attempted to reintroduce them, but that was blocked by Sinn Fein. The DUP manifesto made no mention of the issue. Speaking at the time, the then Alliance health spokesman Kieran McCarthy ...

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  13. Secretary of State to raise illegal Easter Rising memorial with police chiefRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | Ballycastle Today

    ... in Lurgantarry as part of my regular discussions with the Minister of Justice and the Chief Constable." Republican Sinn Fein described the structure as a "memorial garden". The group said the site had been "carefully chosen on reclaimed land". "If ...

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  14. Year reprieve for post officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Leinster Express

    ... by TDs Charlie Flanagan and Brian Stanley, as well as four local representatives in the Ballybrittas area. Sinn Fein TD Brian Stanley welcomed the commitment from An Post management but said it was a case of 'use it or lose it'. "I would encourage ...

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  15. Sinn Fein announce support for #GaelVotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Sinn Fein Newsroom

    Mr Kearney announced that the party would be supporting measures published by Conradh na Gaeilge recently regarding additional funding for the language and the call for Ministers in government who are sympathetic to the Irish Language. "We support the Irish Language Community and the development of the resources that are required to ensure proper and fair provision.

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  16. Foster hits back at FF leader: 'Concentrate on forming a government in your own country'Read the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | Belfast Today

    ... Mr Martin urged the British and Irish governments to directly intervene in Northern Ireland, claiming a DUP/Sinn Fein "stranglehold" on the institutions had wreaked "immense damage". Stormont First Minister Mrs Foster questioned Mr Martin's grounds ...

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  17. Micheal Martin: Enormous potential on both sides of the Border being spurnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Slugger O'Toole

    So it may be telling that in a fairly lacklustre campaign so far the first heated exchange is between Arlene Foster and Micheal Martin of Fianna Fail. Martin's speech at Arbour Hill yesterday, when he attacked not just Sinn Fein but the DUP The Good Friday Agreement which we played a central part in negotiating gave us all an opportunity to build not just an absence of war but also lasting reconciliation and development.

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  18. Is Education the Number One Priority for Unionism this Election?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... a unionist was given first choice of available ministries. Each time control of the Education ministry fell to a Sinn Fein MLA - whether they were the 4th, or the 2nd, largest party. If SF should emerge the largest in the executive post May ...

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  19. 100th Anniversary of Ireland's March to IndependenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Switched

    ... the independence movement, the defeat of the Easter Rising stimulated a much broader campaign. In 1918, the Irish Sinn Fein political party which demanded an independent Ireland, won a majority of the Irish seats in the British Parliament and the ...

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  20. New Dail will be all about who can tag whom with legislative responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... Fianna FA il are part of the governing majority and share in its decisions. They'll be helped by the fact that Sinn Fein will certainly want to push that line too. But it will involve FG showing humility, with the government basically refusing to ...

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