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Coalition boost as Fine Gael and Labour up while Sinn Fein down
Taoiseach Enda Kenny sings Christmas carols with Rebel Fine Gael TD Peter Matthews and the Oireachtas choir after the Leinster House Christmas tree lights where switched on The coalition parties have got a bailout exit bounce with a massive jump in support for Fine Gael and the Labour Party , a new opinion poll shows.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Toibin tapped up by Fianna Fail
A Sinn Fein politician sanctioned for not supporting Ireland abortion laws has twice been tapped up by rivals in Fianna Fail .
Freedom of Cork for Nelson Mandela Mooted Again.
If the idea gets approval then Councillor Gould is suggesting the Ambassador of South Africa might accept the honour on Mandela's behalf in June.... Sinn Fein are also not part of a pact in City Hall where the Mayoralty and associated benefits are rotated between Fianna Fail, Fine Gael, and Labour... Tommy Gould is asking his fellow Councillors to ... (more)
Son of councillor who died of heart attack co-opted to council
The teenage son of a Fianna Fail councillor who died suddenly in October was co-opted onto Waterford City Council last night.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Fianna Fail old guard gets election green light
FIANNA Fail headquarters will not attempt to stall political comebacks by ex-ministers such as John O'Donoghue , a leading TD has claimed.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
FF's Kitt to confront Martin over 'secret' signing of Keaveney
FIANNA Fail TD Michael Kitt will next week confront party leader Micheal Martin over the "secret" signing of Colm Keaveney.
Coughlan lifts lid on bailout panic
The then Taoiseach Brian Cowen asked Mary Coughlan to consult with ministers in the run-up to the bailout because of the pressure he was under.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Wind energy fact-finding mission
Fianna Fail TD Robert Troy has said there is a fundamental case for developing and implementing a new national legislative framework for dealing with planning applications for the wind energy sector.
Fianna Fail Loses Vote on Pylons Issue.
Fianna Fail has called on the Government to reject the proposal to appoint John O'Connor as Chairman of Eirgrid , the company proposing to erect 1300 pylons across the country.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Businessman who allowed a 346k to be withdrawn from account to help Gerard Killally sues his bank
A BUSINESSMAN who permitted some 346,000 to be withdrawn from his bank to help bankrupt accountant and former Fianna Fail councillor Gerard Killally is suing AIB.
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Niall Collins welcomes new member Colm Keaveney
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Clash over Adams' Smithwick remarks
The leader of Fianna Fail has called on Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams to withdraw his remarks about the murders of two Northern Ireland policemen.
Political defections through the ages, at home and abroad
Noel Browne: Went from Clann na Poblachta to Independent to Fianna Fail to National Progressive Democrats to Labour Party to Socialist Labour to Independent.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Former Ahern canvasser joins FG
Patrick Martin says he is "hopeful" of winning a seat in Mr Ahern's former stronghold of Dublin 's North Inner City.
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McGuire comes out on top in battle with FG colleague Hyland
Neill O'Neill THE cut throat world of politics runs even in local contests, as fancied Westport Town Councillor Christy Hyland found out the hard way on Sunday when he failed to secure a Fine Gael nomination for the new West Mayo Municipal District for the local elections in 2014.
Fianna Fail has learned from the 'mistakes of the past' says new member Colm Keaveney
COLM Keaveney has broken his silence about his surprise decision to join Fianna Fail which he described today as a "changed party".
Government must assess 200km of pylons across nine counties - Fianna Fail
FIANNA Fail has called on the government to carry out an independent assessment of plans to build more than 200kms of pylons across nine counties.
Ex-Labour TD Colm Keaveney to join Fianna Fail
He retained his post as chair of the party, arguing he had a mandate from the membership but stood down earlier this year.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Gerry Adams: A modern day Richard III who never explains and never apologises
No one in Irish political journalism does Shakespearean allusion with more flair than John Drennan.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Horror of IRA rape cover-ups slowly revealed
The IRA's systematic cover-up of sexual abuse by paedophiles and rape by its members, including senior figures, throughout the Troubles is beginning to unravel in the wake of the conviction of Gerry Adams 's brother for raping his daughter.