# politics - Yesterday’s News
The three-time Major winner with a meticulous eye for detail.
# politics - Sunday 21 August, 2016
The presidential candidate has proposed lowering the US rate to 15%.
# politics - Tuesday 9 August, 2016
The junior minister says the military planes should at the very least be searched.
# politics - Monday 8 August, 2016
The experts essentially declared the brash billionaire unfit for office.
# politics - Thursday 14 July, 2016
Earlier, Michael Gove was dropped from Theresa May’s Cabinet.
# politics - Friday 8 July, 2016
Families in council-owned housing may face eviction as they're excluded from getting rent supplement
The families are private tenants but can’t avail of rent supplement due to laws around housing.
# politics - Saturday 2 July, 2016
Julian Mercille writes that the coming weeks could have fateful consequences for the Labour Party.
# politics - Wednesday 29 June, 2016
Australians can vote for the Sex Party, Hemp Party and Smokers' Rights Party in this week's election
Voting is mandatory in Australia for all adults, with turnout never falling below 90% since it became compulsory in 1924.
# politics - Tuesday 28 June, 2016
His own MPs voted by a margin of 40 to 172 against him.
Eamon Scanlon said that the question had been “misinterpreted”.
# politics - Monday 27 June, 2016
David Cameron’s stint as prime minister has come to an unedifying end, dogged by the Europe question, writes Neale Richmond.
# politics - Wednesday 22 June, 2016
The bill will be brought before the Dáil tomorrow.
Owen Worth talks about how the election process has become more sensational and less accurate
# politics - Tuesday 21 June, 2016
Beckham v Hurley, Clarkson v Caine, Geldof v someone off Geordie Shore.
# politics - Sunday 19 June, 2016
John Halligan, Mairead McGuinness and Joan Burton have all spoken out today in various ways.
# politics - Saturday 18 June, 2016
A new Misuse of Drugs Bill brought to government this week contains no mention of the centres.
# politics - Friday 17 June, 2016
Communications Minister Denis Naughten says ambulances are now reaching houses quicker.
# politics - Saturday 11 June, 2016
Clinton will need women to win the race, but will they stand with her?
# politics - Saturday 28 May, 2016
In the wake of the Panama Papers controversy, what’s the national mood in Iceland? TheJournal.ie visited, to find out.
The rise of the extremist right is more insidious and worrying, writes Aaron McKenna.
# politics - Saturday 21 May, 2016
Sources say that Kelly will stay in the party.
Sanders had $6 million left in the bank at the start of the month.
# politics - Wednesday 18 May, 2016
It’s no longer all male – and there are some new faces.
He’s been written off thus far, but he’s still around and could become President.
# politics - Sunday 15 May, 2016
From Westeros to West Kerry.
# politics - Saturday 7 May, 2016
The Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) still hold the most seats, having finished the day on 38.
# politics - Thursday 5 May, 2016
The 160-page document makes a wide range of commitments.
Some independent TDs are unhappy that certain items have been omitted from the draft document for government.
The race for the mayoralty has been marked by negative campaigning between two very different candidates.
# politics - Wednesday 4 May, 2016
“We gave it everything we’ve got,” he told supporters.
# politics - Monday 2 May, 2016
Independent Alliance TD Michael Fitzmaurice said that the prospect of reaching a deal this week “would be pushing it”.
# politics - Saturday 30 April, 2016
Gallagher claims the 2011 Frontline debate was unfair.
It looks like there won’t be another election in the near future. Are you happy?
# politics - Thursday 28 April, 2016
He was also suspended from the Labour Party today.
# politics - Wednesday 27 April, 2016
It remains unclear whether billpayers will be refunded or non-billpayers will be pursued.
# politics - Wednesday 20 April, 2016
Anders Behring Breivik, the death of Victoria Wood and the ongoing government talks had people talking today.
# politics - Monday 18 April, 2016
Talks between the country’s two largest parties will resume later today.
# politics - Thursday 14 April, 2016
Kenny lost out by 52 votes to 77. Martin lost out by 43 to 91.
# politics - Wednesday 13 April, 2016
The independent TDs have wish-lists on issues such as health and housing – and they’re standing firm on them.
# politics - Tuesday 12 April, 2016
Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are still talking.
The President can refuse a dissolution request when the Taoiseach does not have the support of the majority of the Dáil.