# politics - Today’s News
You can’t argue with these.
# politics - Friday 28 August, 2015
The political establishment hopes connecting Sinn Fein with IRA criminality will help spoil Gerry Adams and Co’s chances in the upcoming election, but they should be careful what they wish for, writes Paul Allen.
# politics - Wednesday 26 August, 2015
Her associates had said she was just on “summer break”.
# politics - Friday 21 August, 2015
It started off as a practical joke, but has since snowballed.
# politics - Wednesday 19 August, 2015
John Evans shines a light on the circumstances surrounding his departure.
There are more women registered to run in the next election than in the entirety of the 2011 campaign, but winning seats is the barometer for success writes Suzanne Collins.
# politics - Friday 14 August, 2015
The polls got things badly wrong prior to the UK general election, and this is a trend that’s set to continue argues John Byrne.
# politics - Friday 7 August, 2015
# politics - Wednesday 29 July, 2015
James Charity says the party lacks policies in a number of areas.
# politics - Sunday 26 July, 2015
There was a drop in support for both Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil in The Sunday Business Post Red C poll.
# politics - Monday 20 July, 2015
“Rein her in there”.
# politics - Friday 17 July, 2015
He’s been getting a lot of flak for his statement to the banking inquiry.
# politics - Wednesday 24 June, 2015
It’s a very Irish thing to fear change, but would some new talent give the Dáil the kickstart it needs?
# politics - Saturday 20 June, 2015
For the first time in over a year, the Soldiers of Destiny are above 20% support.
# politics - Tuesday 2 June, 2015
Ever heard of the 5 Cs of women in politics? Kathryn Reilly has – and they are massive hurdles.
# politics - Thursday 28 May, 2015
Dublin councillor Paul McAuliffe on why his emotions went from disappointment to deflation and then finally to anger on Monday.
# politics - Wednesday 27 May, 2015
How will the party cope with the sudden loss of Averil Power – aka 50% of its female parliamentarians?
# politics - Sunday 24 May, 2015
Bobby Aylward was elected early this morning.
# politics - Saturday 23 May, 2015
Ireland’s decision to become the first country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage via a popular referendum shows just how much it has changed in recent years.
# politics - Friday 8 May, 2015
SDLP candidate Justin McNulty lost out in Newry & Armagh.
# politics - Wednesday 29 April, 2015
They’re giving it a try.
# politics - Tuesday 28 April, 2015
… because they think the public doesn’t want them to, according to new research.
# politics - Monday 20 April, 2015
“That is a good philosophy for politics!”
# politics - Sunday 19 April, 2015
In a country where few TDs would dare miss a funeral, do we really have a closer connection with our representatives… or do we just make them work harder at fooling us?
# politics - Thursday 16 April, 2015
While politics in Ireland are still centred around the parish pump, in the US and UK social media has transformed how politicos engage with the public, writes Paul Allen.
# politics - Monday 13 April, 2015
Her opening video was pretty predictable, for the most part.
“This activity should play well with the young folk.”
# politics - Thursday 9 April, 2015
A new initiative hopes to get more young people from diverse backgrounds running for office.
# politics - Monday 6 April, 2015
# politics - Saturday 4 April, 2015
They’re still not very popular though.
# politics - Thursday 2 April, 2015
The UKIP leader was giving out about ”heath tourism’.
# politics - Friday 27 March, 2015
Or are they the best people for the job?
# politics - Friday 13 March, 2015
# politics - Thursday 12 March, 2015
Northern Ireland’s peace is Ireland’s peace, we’ve all benefited and all of us must make sure we keep it
As the South approaches the next election pressure needs to be placed upon politicians to re-engage with the peace process.
# politics - Wednesday 4 March, 2015
Fianna Fáil’s Averil Power also spoke to TheJournal.ie about Micheál Martin’s leadership.
# politics - Tuesday 3 March, 2015
“By God, believe in something”
# politics - Monday 2 March, 2015
The no-nonsense defender has hinted at a move into politics as a Conservative candidate.
# politics - Wednesday 25 February, 2015
Well, this is the most random Shake It Off reference you will ever hear.
# politics - Saturday 21 February, 2015
In which the finance minister sported a black eye and James Reilly was threatened with being sued…
# politics - Friday 20 February, 2015
Murphy said that Jobstown was a “messy” protest.