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#Fianna Fáil

# fianna-fail - Today’s News

From TheJournal.ie Bertie: Fianna Fáil won’t be back on government benches after next election We All Partied

Bertie: Fianna Fáil won’t be back on government benches after next election

The former Taoiseach and party leader said he does think they will make a comeback and he hopes he lives to see it.

# fianna-fail - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s why all of the opposition TDs walked out of the Dáil today… Dáil Over

Here’s why all of the opposition TDs walked out of the Dáil today…

Fianna Fáil, Sinn Féin and others held a press conference outside Leinster House after a dramatic walkout.

From TheJournal.ie Micheál Martin wants a live TV showdown with Enda Kenny… but will the Taoiseach do it? Claire Byrne Live

Micheál Martin wants a live TV showdown with Enda Kenny… but will the Taoiseach do it?

Fianna Fáil has approached Claire Byrne Live about facilitating a debate between the two party leaders.

# fianna-fail - Monday 26 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie One thousand water meters are being installed every day (but progress has slowed down) Irish Water

One thousand water meters are being installed every day (but progress has slowed down)

Minister Alan Kelly says there’s now 2,000 fewer being installed per month compared to late last year.

# fianna-fail - Saturday 24 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie There’s MORE good news for Enda and Joan in the latest opinion poll Support

There’s MORE good news for Enda and Joan in the latest opinion poll

Shane and Lucinda, maybe not so much.

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil aren’t ‘going to prostitute themselves to anyone’ Coalition

Fianna Fáil aren’t ‘going to prostitute themselves to anyone’

Willie O’Dea isn’t keen on the idea of coalition with Fine Gael.

From TheJournal.ie What toilet tissue do you use and 5 other questions we had for this Fianna Fáil TD The High Table Interview This post contains videos

What toilet tissue do you use and 5 other questions we had for this Fianna Fáil TD

John McGuinness came in for a chat this week and everything from toilet paper to walking dogs came up…

# fianna-fail - Friday 23 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘There’s nothing to be afraid of’: Peter Mathews wanted to liberate politicians today… Shot Down

‘There’s nothing to be afraid of’: Peter Mathews wanted to liberate politicians today…

The independent TD proposed a referendum to give politicians freedom of conscience during votes.

From TheJournal.ie ‘It’s unfortunate that Micheál Martin is always accused of being part of the problem’ Fianna Fáil This post contains videos

‘It’s unfortunate that Micheál Martin is always accused of being part of the problem’

He wants to lead Fianna Fáil, but what does John McGuinness really think of the current incumbent?

# fianna-fail - Thursday 22 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Could Fianna Fáil do a deal with Sinn Féin? John McGuinness thinks so… The Next Government This post contains videos

Could Fianna Fáil do a deal with Sinn Féin? John McGuinness thinks so…

The chair of the Public Accounts Committee has been talking coalitions with TheJournal.ie this week.

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Mary Hanafin won’t say if she supports or opposes same-sex marriage Not Going There

Mary Hanafin won’t say if she supports or opposes same-sex marriage

The Fianna Fáil councillor is staying out of the debate ahead of May’s referendum.

From TheJournal.ie ‘I find it a bit disloyal’: A Labour minister is NOT happy with Simon Coveney Civil War Politics

‘I find it a bit disloyal’: A Labour minister is NOT happy with Simon Coveney

A Labour minister has taken a dim view of the latest round of coalition speculation.

From TheJournal.ie Can Enda Kenny and Micheál Martin end Civil War politics? State Of The Nation

Can Enda Kenny and Micheál Martin end Civil War politics?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

From TheJournal.ie Here’s another ex-Fianna Fáil minister who could be making a comeback The Comeback Kid

Here’s another ex-Fianna Fáil minister who could be making a comeback

Former government chief whip John Curran is contemplating running for the Dáil again.

# fianna-fail - Monday 19 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Former Fianna Fáil councillor appears before court in Cork Gary O'Flynn

Former Fianna Fáil councillor appears before court in Cork

Gary O’Flynn took a seat on Cork City Council in 2003.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 18 January, 2015

From Business ETC Why this TD thinks we love failure in Ireland Entrepreneurship This post contains videos

Why this TD thinks we love failure in Ireland

Dara Calleary wants more encouragement for Ireland’s young entrepreneurs.

From TheJournal.ie ‘His courage will inspire many others who would like to be open about who they are’ Leo

‘His courage will inspire many others who would like to be open about who they are’

Minister Leo Varadkar’s announcement that he is a gay man ‘won’t change his work in Government’, a fellow Minister has said.

From TheJournal.ie Stephen Donnelly: ‘The only party I’m involved in is my kid’s birthday party’

Stephen Donnelly: ‘The only party I’m involved in is my kid’s birthday party’

The Independent TD has dismissed reports that he is setting up a new party.

# fianna-fail - Friday 16 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Healy-Rae: Charles Haughey did an awful lot of good for this country Charlie

Healy-Rae: Charles Haughey did an awful lot of good for this country

Healy-Rae’s father was good friends with the former Taoiseach.

From TheJournal.ie Would Fianna Fáil cut our taxes if it got into government? Talking Tax This post contains videos

Would Fianna Fáil cut our taxes if it got into government?

We asked the party’s jobs spokesperson Dara Calleary.

# fianna-fail - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Is Micheál Martin doing a good job? We asked a TD who could succeed him… I Can See Calleary Now...

Is Micheál Martin doing a good job? We asked a TD who could succeed him…

Mayo TD Dara Calleary spoke to TheJounal.ie yesterday.

# fianna-fail - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Quite a few of us would like to see ‘a character like Charles Haughey’ as Taoiseach Quite The Character
From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil TD thinks Charlie is ‘dreadfully unfair’ Reaction This post contains videos

Fianna Fáil TD thinks Charlie is ‘dreadfully unfair’

Dara Calleary has been responding to the RTÉ drama in an interview with TheJournal.ie.

# fianna-fail - Monday 12 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Did Des O’Malley really stop a row by wielding Saddam’s sword around the Dáil? Actual GUBU
From TheJournal.ie Seán Doherty’s daughter says Charlie is a ‘vicious attack’ on her father Not Happy

Seán Doherty’s daughter says Charlie is a ‘vicious attack’ on her father

The former justice minister features prominently in episode two of the RTÉ drama.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland’s next Government, ranked from most to least likely Crystal Ball

# fianna-fail - Saturday 10 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s where Eamon Ryan is going to run in the general election Green Shoots

Here’s where Eamon Ryan is going to run in the general election

The party leader is looking to return to the Dáil.

# fianna-fail - Friday 9 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Nurses from Beaumont will protest at the gates of their own hospital today Overcrowding

Nurses from Beaumont will protest at the gates of their own hospital today

This comes in a week when the number of patients on trolleys around the country passed 600 for the first time.

# fianna-fail - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Analysis: If Charlie and Des taught us anything… it’s that deals can always be made Recap

Analysis: If Charlie and Des taught us anything… it’s that deals can always be made

History shows that no combination of political parties can be ruled out if the numbers stack up.

# fianna-fail - Monday 5 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Mary Lou thinks Sinn Féin would have to be the largest party to go into government The Next Coalition

Mary Lou thinks Sinn Féin would have to be the largest party to go into government

The Sinn Féin TD said that junior coalition parties “get screwed” in government.

From TheJournal.ie 20 Under 20: Ireland’s brightest and most inspirational rising stars Teenagers

20 Under 20: Ireland’s brightest and most inspirational rising stars

Some are still balancing success with the stress of the Junior Cert.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Charles Haughey’s election as Fianna Fáil leader – the Northern Ireland factor Charles Haughey

Opinion: Charles Haughey’s election as Fianna Fáil leader – the Northern Ireland factor

What impact did Haughey’s stance (real or perceived) on Northern Ireland have on his successful election as Taoiseach and president of Fianna Fáil?

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Could Britain’s State Papers give a ‘one-sided’ view of Anglo-Irish history? Legal Adviser

Could Britain’s State Papers give a ‘one-sided’ view of Anglo-Irish history?

One Fianna Fáil councillor believes so, as the British papers are being released ahead of Irish papers.

From TheJournal.ie The answers to 9 political questions we were asking this time last year Review 2014

The answers to 9 political questions we were asking this time last year

Most of the questions we asked this time last year we’re answered in 2014.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 28 December, 2014

From Business ETC What is the 0.15% pension levy being spent on? Hypothecated

What is the 0.15% pension levy being spent on?

Fianna Fáil aren’t happy with the Government’s answer.

# fianna-fail - Saturday 27 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael has just dished out this epic burn to Fianna Fáil Shots Fired

Fine Gael has just dished out this epic burn to Fianna Fáil

Fianna Fáil’s response? “The festive spirit appears to have gotten the better of the Fine Gael party handlers.”

# fianna-fail - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Mary Lou and this Fianna Fáil senator were throwing serious shade on Twitter last night Morto

# fianna-fail - Monday 22 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Monday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Senator says no one in Fianna Fáil told him he was expelled Confusion

Senator says no one in Fianna Fáil told him he was expelled

Mark Daly claimed he hadn’t heard from anyone in the party after he defied the whip early on Saturday morning.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 21 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Support for Labour and Fine Gael drops in latest Red C poll Red C

Support for Labour and Fine Gael drops in latest Red C poll

But there’s another poll too…

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