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#Fianna Fáil

# fianna-fail - Today’s News

From TheJournal.ie Is this finally, finally the day we get a new government? Day Of Reckoning

Is this finally, finally the day we get a new government?

A fourth vote for Taoiseach is scheduled for Dáil Éireann at midday.

# fianna-fail - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Talks with independents end for the night - without any agreement The Final Countdown

Talks with independents end for the night - without any agreement

They will meet again tomorrow morning.

From TheJournal.ie Unbearable pressure: How water drowned out everything Political Headache

Unbearable pressure: How water drowned out everything

Massive protests and Clouseau-esque political mistakes in 2014 meant that two years on, the issue HAD to be dealt with.

From TheJournal.ie People who have paid water charges won't get their money back - Fianna Fáil TD Irish Water

People who have paid water charges won't get their money back - Fianna Fáil TD

Jim O’Callaghan said we can’t have a situation where people who haven’t paid their bills can tell people who have, ‘Well tough, you shouldn’t have bothered.’

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Should we still pay our water bills? It's the law, says Micheál Martin Art Of The Deal

Should we still pay our water bills? It's the law, says Micheál Martin

Fianna Fáil TDs and senators have signed off on the deal agreed last week with Fine Gael.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Cynthia Owen, government talks and the homeless crisis had everyone talking today.

From TheJournal.ie We *might* get a government this week, but independent TDs still aren't sure End Game

We *might* get a government this week, but independent TDs still aren't sure

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil TDs and senators will meet today to see if they will endorse a deal reached last week.

# fianna-fail - Monday 2 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Vincent Browne: This is the worst possible outcome of the general election Formation

Vincent Browne: This is the worst possible outcome of the general election

‘There will be sops, promises and a flurry of initiatives but there will be no significant change.’

# fianna-fail - Sunday 1 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "I think that the suspension is a mistake" - FF and FG TDs still split over water charges At Odds

"I think that the suspension is a mistake" - FF and FG TDs still split over water charges

Leo Varadkar came in for some heavy criticism from both Fianna Fáil and Independent TDs over comments he made about charges this week.

# fianna-fail - Saturday 30 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'I won't make promises we can't keep': Independents ready to bargain with Fine Gael Minority Report

'I won't make promises we can't keep': Independents ready to bargain with Fine Gael

Independent Alliance TDs are due to meet with Fine Gael on Monday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are you glad Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil reached a deal? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you glad Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil reached a deal?

It looks like there won’t be another election in the near future. Are you happy?

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# fianna-fail - Friday 29 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie We almost have a government: Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil have agreed a deal They're Back

We almost have a government: Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil have agreed a deal

The two parties have finally reached an agreement on forming a minority government.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Friday 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

# fianna-fail - Thursday 28 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Comments by Leo about FF's "surreal" focus on water have kicked off a row War Of Words

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil says it's now 'end game' and wants Dáil debate on water Day 60

Fianna Fáil says it's now 'end game' and wants Dáil debate on water

The party wants the debate to be held tomorrow.

# fianna-fail - Monday 25 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil says suspending water charges for six to nine months is not viable Another 48 Hours

Fianna Fáil says suspending water charges for six to nine months is not viable

Talks on forming a government have ended without an agreement – again

# fianna-fail - Saturday 23 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Enda and Micheál had 'good discussion' but water charges still divide parties 57 Days

Enda and Micheál had 'good discussion' but water charges still divide parties

Formal talks will resume Monday but the leaders will be keeping in touch over the weekend.

# fianna-fail - Friday 22 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams says FF and FG need to set a deadline or go back to the people Ard Fheis

Gerry Adams says FF and FG need to set a deadline or go back to the people

Sinn Féin’s Ard Fheis is taking place in Dublin this weekend.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 17 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Bertie Ahern says Brexit would be "negative in every way" Getting Involved

Bertie Ahern says Brexit would be "negative in every way"

The UK will go to the polls to vote on leaving the EU on 23 June.

# fianna-fail - Saturday 16 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Talks latest: Labour could go back into government with Fine Gael Day 50

Talks latest: Labour could go back into government with Fine Gael

The party has said that it is one of three options being considered.

# fianna-fail - Thursday 14 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil says Micheál Martin won't be the next Taoiseach - but they will meet Fine Gael tomorrow Minority Report
From TheJournal.ie No to Enda, no to Micheál: Dáil fails to elect Taoiseach for a third time Third Time Unlucky

No to Enda, no to Micheál: Dáil fails to elect Taoiseach for a third time

Kenny lost out by 52 votes to 77. Martin lost out by 43 to 91.

From TheJournal.ie TDs will try to elect a Taoiseach for the third time today Leaders

TDs will try to elect a Taoiseach for the third time today

It looks likely there will have to be a fourth vote, as the parties have not yet been able to reach an agreement.

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Keeping schtum: What happens in the room is staying in the room No White Smoke

Keeping schtum: What happens in the room is staying in the room

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are still talking.

# fianna-fail - Monday 11 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Talks latest: The big two parties had 90 mins of 'constructive and cordial' chats tonight And We're Off

Talks latest: The big two parties had 90 mins of 'constructive and cordial' chats tonight

The Taoiseach confirmed the talks on formation of a minority government began tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Who would you support to lead a minority government? Your Say This post contains a poll

Who would you support to lead a minority government?

Talks between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are set to get underway again today.

# fianna-fail - Saturday 9 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Progress: FF and FG will meet to discuss minority government Maybe Now

Progress: FF and FG will meet to discuss minority government

Talks are expected to happen next week.

# fianna-fail - Friday 8 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Enda calls for 'end to Civil War politics' as courtship of Fianna Fáil continues Let's Be Civil

Enda calls for 'end to Civil War politics' as courtship of Fianna Fáil continues

Amid second election speculation, Leo Varadkar says ‘this couldn’t go on six more weeks’.

# fianna-fail - Thursday 7 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Over before it even started: Enda and Micheál's brief meeting ends with no plans for government Minority Report

Over before it even started: Enda and Micheál's brief meeting ends with no plans for government

Fianna Fáil is prepared to support a Fine Gael minority government, Micheál Martin said.

From TheJournal.ie No deal: Fianna Fáil TDs overwhelmingly against partnership with Fine Gael No Nay Never

No deal: Fianna Fáil TDs overwhelmingly against partnership with Fine Gael

Meanwhile, Fine Gael has endorsed Enda Kenny’s decision to offer the old enemy a partnership government.

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil 'will reject' Enda's offer for a partnership government Let's Talk

Fianna Fáil 'will reject' Enda's offer for a partnership government

There are likely to be objections from a number of Fianna Fáil TDs to the proposal from Taoiseach Enda Kenny.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you think Fianna Fáil should take Fine Gael up on its offer of government? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Fianna Fáil should take Fine Gael up on its offer of government?

It’s now 41 days since the country voted in the 2016 general election.

# fianna-fail - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams lashes out at "charade" of voting for a Taoiseach who can't be elected Pointless

Gerry Adams lashes out at "charade" of voting for a Taoiseach who can't be elected

It has been more than 40 days since the country went to the polls.

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie How these two could resolve their differences over Irish Water and water charges Muddy Waters

How these two could resolve their differences over Irish Water and water charges

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are split on the future of Irish Water and water charges. So how will a compromise be reached?

From TheJournal.ie We don't have a government yet, but Irish Water is still very much on the agenda Irish Water

We don't have a government yet, but Irish Water is still very much on the agenda

Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil seem to be in agreement that Irish Water’s days are numbered.

# fianna-fail - Monday 4 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Some people aren't at all happy about this tweet from Leo Varadkar Election 2016.2

Some people aren't at all happy about this tweet from Leo Varadkar

The Health Minister has been accused of undermining Fine Gael’s ongoing government talks with independents.

# fianna-fail - Friday 1 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Enda and Micheál need to stop “pussyfooting” and talk properly – Fitzmaurice Get It Together

Enda and Micheál need to stop “pussyfooting” and talk properly – Fitzmaurice

Meanwhile, TDs have been told a fresh election would cost some €40 million.

From TheJournal.ie The curious case of two leaders, one phone call and a big row Text-gate

The curious case of two leaders, one phone call and a big row

Enda Kenny and Micheál Martin had a four-minute phone conversation that sparked a big dispute between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil yesterday.

# fianna-fail - Thursday 31 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie After 33 days, is there any sign of a new government? Analysis

After 33 days, is there any sign of a new government?

Analysis: Despite today’s phone call, the ‘elephant in the room’ continues to loom large.

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