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#Fianna Fáil

# fianna-fail - Thursday 10 June, 2021

Explainer: Why has a controversy blown up around political party members posing as pollsters?
# Controversy
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# Controversy

Explainer: Why has a controversy blown up around political party members posing as pollsters?

Updated Thu 3:10 PM 12,187 Views 48 Comments
  • It was reported yesterday that Sinn Féin party members had pretended to be pollsters carrying fake marketing research company IDs.
  • SF TD Eoin Ó Broin described the practice as "widespread and common".
  • Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil and the Green Party have also engaged in similar polling in the past.
Taoiseach said he does not know if law broken by Fianna Fáil members posing as canvassers
# Door To Door Polling
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# Door To Door Polling

Taoiseach said he does not know if law broken by Fianna Fáil members posing as canvassers

Updated Thu 9:15 AM 18,425 Views 63 Comments

Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and Sinn Féin have all said that party members posed as pollsters.

# fianna-fail - Friday 4 June, 2021

Fianna Fáil bringing motion to establish constitutional right to housing
# Homes
From TheJournal.ie
# Homes

Fianna Fáil bringing motion to establish constitutional right to housing

Jun 4th 2021, 3:48 PM 15,880 Views 58 Comments

It would amend Article 43 of the Constitution, which covers private property rights.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 23 May, 2021

Sinn Féin is the most popular political party in the country, according to poll
# Opinion Poll
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# Opinion Poll

Sinn Féin is the most popular political party in the country, according to poll

May 23rd 2021, 10:02 AM 58,685 Views 182 Comments

Mary Lou McDonald’s party has seen a slight dip in support but is still ahead of Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil.

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Ministers meet to discuss cuckoo funds proposals but no definitive timeline yet on crackdown measures
# Housing Crisis
From TheJournal.ie
# Housing Crisis

Ministers meet to discuss cuckoo funds proposals but no definitive timeline yet on crackdown measures

May 11th 2021, 8:10 PM 11,358 Views 27 Comments

It could be a “number of weeks” before new measures are announced, say sources.

# fianna-fail - Friday 7 May, 2021

Fianna Fáil's message to itself: Deliver housing now or face extinction at the next election
# Housing
From TheJournal.ie
# Housing

Fianna Fáil's message to itself: Deliver housing now or face extinction at the next election

May 7th 2021, 12:05 AM 27,290 Views 112 Comments

The FF parliamentary party meeting was told that the party was “drowning in the shadows of Fine Gael housing policy”.

# fianna-fail - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

Dr Rory Hearne: The Government does not want you to be able to afford to buy a home
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Dr Rory Hearne: The Government does not want you to be able to afford to buy a home

Updated May 5th 2021, 10:00 PM 142,256 Views 193 Comments

The housing expert says the investor takeover of homes is no accident – it’s Government policy.

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

Irish government policy is incentivising property funds to buy up entire housing estates, say opposition
# Any Gaffs
From TheJournal.ie
# Any Gaffs

Irish government policy is incentivising property funds to buy up entire housing estates, say opposition

May 4th 2021, 3:54 PM 24,914 Views 58 Comments

Round Hill Capital bought 135 homes at a new development in Kildare.

# fianna-fail - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

FF and FG seek to share the spoils as two Senators will be elected today
# Upper House
From TheJournal.ie
# Upper House

FF and FG seek to share the spoils as two Senators will be elected today

Apr 21st 2021, 6:00 AM 10,882 Views 26 Comments

The government parties have a voting pact to support each other’s candidate, as well as their own.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 18 April, 2021

Taoiseach warns of ‘very serious harm’ if people use Brexit to create dispute
# Northern Ireland
From TheJournal.ie
# Northern Ireland

Taoiseach warns of ‘very serious harm’ if people use Brexit to create dispute

Apr 18th 2021, 3:30 PM 20,974 Views 27 Comments

Micheal Martin said Brexit was one of the causes of the ‘terrible scenes’ of rioting in Belfast recently.

# fianna-fail - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Martin and Varadkar forced to defend vaccine plan changes amid criticism from their own TDs
# Not Happy
From TheJournal.ie
# Not Happy

Martin and Varadkar forced to defend vaccine plan changes amid criticism from their own TDs

Mar 31st 2021, 11:50 PM 30,125 Views 88 Comments

TDs have been hearing from teachers and other frontline workers unhappy with the changes.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 28 March, 2021

Fianna Fáil’s support drops to 11% in latest Red C poll
# Red C Poll
From TheJournal.ie
# Red C Poll

Fianna Fáil’s support drops to 11% in latest Red C poll

Mar 28th 2021, 3:17 PM 28,575 Views 55 Comments

Today’s Red C poll also shows that 67% of people think the government is not doing a good job in handling the vaccine rollout.

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

An uneasy show of support: Coalition partners sticking by Varadkar amid calls for him to step aside
# Controversy
From TheJournal.ie
# Controversy

An uneasy show of support: Coalition partners sticking by Varadkar amid calls for him to step aside

Mar 16th 2021, 6:15 AM 20,959 Views 82 Comments

If charges were to be brought, Fianna Fáil would call for his removal, sources said.

# fianna-fail - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

TDs call for vaccine side deals to be struck as health minister says 'there is no vaccine mountain'
# PP MEETINGS
From TheJournal.ie
# PP MEETINGS

TDs call for vaccine side deals to be struck as health minister says 'there is no vaccine mountain'

Mar 10th 2021, 9:09 PM 21,145 Views 65 Comments

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar anticipates the Johnson and Johnson vaccine will be approved by the European Medicines Agency tomorrow.

# fianna-fail - Friday 19 February, 2021

Ulster Bank exit is 'not good news for Ireland', says Taoiseach
# The Banks
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# The Banks

Ulster Bank exit is 'not good news for Ireland', says Taoiseach

Feb 19th 2021, 4:11 PM 18,884 Views 45 Comments

The Government’s priority is to protect the 2,800 workers affected by the decision, Micheál Martin said.

# fianna-fail - Saturday 13 February, 2021

Poll: What Government coalition do you want next time around?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: What Government coalition do you want next time around?

Feb 13th 2021, 9:00 AM 67,170 Views 178 Comments

Fianna Fáil TDs appear to be softening their opinion of going in with Sinn Fein – is it a runner?

# fianna-fail - Friday 29 January, 2021

Government TD says 'absurd' ban on naming child victims needs to end
# Josh Dunne
From TheJournal.ie
# Josh Dunne

Government TD says 'absurd' ban on naming child victims needs to end

Jan 29th 2021, 5:24 PM 22,225 Views 0 Comments

Deputy O’Callaghan also wants Government to consider increasing the maximum sentence for knife crime.

# fianna-fail - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Taoiseach: Almost half of passengers who arrived at Dublin Airport yesterday had been on holiday
# Travel
From TheJournal.ie
# Travel

Taoiseach: Almost half of passengers who arrived at Dublin Airport yesterday had been on holiday

Jan 27th 2021, 9:40 PM 155,916 Views 151 Comments

Micheál Martin said 397 people arriving at the airport yesterday were returning from holiday.

# fianna-fail - Thursday 14 January, 2021

Whip restored to three Fianna Fáil senators who attended Oireachtas golf dinner last August
# Golfgate
From TheJournal.ie
# Golfgate

Whip restored to three Fianna Fáil senators who attended Oireachtas golf dinner last August

Jan 14th 2021, 12:03 AM 20,280 Views 45 Comments

The three senators apologized after attending the golf dinner in August.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 3 January, 2021

Poll: Should Micheál Martin lead Fianna Fáil into the next general election?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Should Micheál Martin lead Fianna Fáil into the next general election?

Jan 3rd 2021, 10:00 AM 71,395 Views 149 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Barry Cowen says Martin should step down as party leader.

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Fianna Fáil investigating claims female youth members were 'compared and ranked' on Zoom calls
# Ógra Fianna Fáil
From TheJournal.ie
# Ógra Fianna Fáil

Fianna Fáil investigating claims female youth members were 'compared and ranked' on Zoom calls

Dec 29th 2020, 4:18 PM 67,279 Views 49 Comments

Monaghan Ógra Fianna Fáil’s secretary publicised the claims yesterday evening.

# fianna-fail - Friday 18 December, 2020

New affordable housing plan will see State take 30% stake in homes of first-time buyers
# Housing
From TheJournal.ie
# Housing

New affordable housing plan will see State take 30% stake in homes of first-time buyers

Dec 18th 2020, 6:57 PM 60,136 Views 39 Comments

The affordable housing scheme will go to Cabinet next week.

# fianna-fail - Friday 20 November, 2020

Tánaiste expects Eir customer care 'to improve' after meeting with telecoms company
# Customer Care
From TheJournal.ie
# Customer Care

Tánaiste expects Eir customer care 'to improve' after meeting with telecoms company

Nov 20th 2020, 12:26 PM 28,567 Views 80 Comments

TDs offices have been inundated with poor customer service complaints from constituents.

# fianna-fail - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Dáil approves appointment of former Senator and ex-NAGP lobbyist Geraldine Feeney to Sipo
# Geraldine Feeney
From TheJournal.ie
# Geraldine Feeney

Dáil approves appointment of former Senator and ex-NAGP lobbyist Geraldine Feeney to Sipo

Nov 19th 2020, 7:15 AM 19,910 Views 0 Comments

No debate was held on the motion, despite objection to this by opposition politicians.

# fianna-fail - Friday 13 November, 2020

Malcolm Byrne: I worry we are entering a Trumpian era of divided politics in Ireland
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Malcolm Byrne: I worry we are entering a Trumpian era of divided politics in Ireland

Nov 13th 2020, 7:00 AM 15,928 Views 64 Comments

The Fianna Fáil senator says recent events have convinced him that political discourse has changed and that a place for considered compromise must now be found in Irish politics.

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Dáil meets in Leinster House but moves across the Liffey for confidence vote in Tánaiste Leo Varadkar
# Leaks
From TheJournal.ie
# Leaks

Dáil meets in Leinster House but moves across the Liffey for confidence vote in Tánaiste Leo Varadkar

Updated Nov 10th 2020, 3:00 PM 46,250 Views 195 Comments

The Dáil met at 2pm and voted to relocate to the Convention Centre Dublin.

# fianna-fail - Thursday 5 November, 2020

MacSharry says Taoiseach should not get 'overly defensive' about criticisms made towards him
# Fianna Fáil
From TheJournal.ie
# Fianna Fáil

MacSharry says Taoiseach should not get 'overly defensive' about criticisms made towards him

Nov 5th 2020, 1:23 PM 17,755 Views 27 Comments

MacSharry says FF has lost sight of its principes.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 1 November, 2020

Fianna Fáil minister says Varadkar's actions not 'appropriate' and calls for 'very frank' Dáil statement
# Questions
From TheJournal.ie
# Questions

Fianna Fáil minister says Varadkar's actions not 'appropriate' and calls for 'very frank' Dáil statement

Nov 1st 2020, 1:56 PM 34,145 Views 0 Comments

Paschal Donohoe backed Leo Varadkar, even as pressure grows on the Tánaiste.

# fianna-fail - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Varadkar under pressure to take questions in Dáil about sharing of draft GP contract
# Tánaiste
From TheJournal.ie
# Tánaiste

Varadkar under pressure to take questions in Dáil about sharing of draft GP contract

Oct 31st 2020, 7:54 PM 36,881 Views 0 Comments

The Green Party is calling on the Tánaiste to take questions in the Dáil.

Varadkar acknowledges sharing GP agreement was 'not best practice' but rejects wrongdoing
# Tánaiste
From TheJournal.ie
# Tánaiste

Varadkar acknowledges sharing GP agreement was 'not best practice' but rejects wrongdoing

Updated Oct 31st 2020, 6:15 PM 131,359 Views 0 Comments

Allegations that Varadkar breached a number of laws were made in a story by the Village magazine.

# fianna-fail - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Mother and Baby Homes activists reject claim of political interference as FF say campaign has been 'hijacked'
# Debate
From TheJournal.ie
# Debate

Mother and Baby Homes activists reject claim of political interference as FF say campaign has been 'hijacked'

Oct 27th 2020, 3:15 PM 29,937 Views 68 Comments

Niall Collins says online abuse directed at TDs is ‘orchestrated’.

# fianna-fail - Monday 12 October, 2020

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil (and the Greens) finalise their first Budget as coalition partners
# Budget 2021
From TheJournal.ie
# Budget 2021

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil (and the Greens) finalise their first Budget as coalition partners

Oct 12th 2020, 9:15 AM 20,159 Views 82 Comments

The Budget will be delivered by ministers Paschal Donohoe and Michael McGrath.

Principle or pragmatism: Ambiguity surrounds the Shared Island Unit, months after launch
# United Ireland
From TheJournal.ie
# United Ireland

Principle or pragmatism: Ambiguity surrounds the Shared Island Unit, months after launch

Oct 12th 2020, 12:05 AM 25,168 Views 36 Comments

Patience is running out among some supporters of Irish unity, namely Sinn Féin.

# fianna-fail - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Fine Gael remains on top with Sinn Féin in second while Greens drop sharply in latest opinion poll
# Pollsters
From TheJournal.ie
# Pollsters

Fine Gael remains on top with Sinn Féin in second while Greens drop sharply in latest opinion poll

Oct 8th 2020, 7:25 AM 27,609 Views 67 Comments

Approval with the government has plummeted since June according to the latest opinion poll.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 4 October, 2020

'Try again. Fail again. Fail better': The mantra of the FF-FG-Green government 100 days in
# Taking Stock
From TheJournal.ie
# Taking Stock

'Try again. Fail again. Fail better': The mantra of the FF-FG-Green government 100 days in

Oct 4th 2020, 12:05 AM 27,098 Views 49 Comments

One thing is for sure, this government needs a win.

# fianna-fail - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Jim O'Callaghan: 'There's a danger in a political system that blindly follows everything NPHET says'
# Interview
From TheJournal.ie
# Interview

Jim O'Callaghan: 'There's a danger in a political system that blindly follows everything NPHET says'

Oct 3rd 2020, 6:30 AM 41,647 Views 83 Comments

Making the tough decisions in government during a pandemic is not easy, says O’Callaghan.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Latest opinion poll shows rise in support for Sinn Féin and Fine Gael
# Opinion Poll
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion Poll

Latest opinion poll shows rise in support for Sinn Féin and Fine Gael

Sep 20th 2020, 10:17 AM 41,697 Views 159 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s approval rated dipped again in the latest Sunday Times poll.

# fianna-fail - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Martin says he's unfazed by Varadkar preempting government announcements
# Rotating Taoiseachs
From TheJournal.ie
# Rotating Taoiseachs

Martin says he's unfazed by Varadkar preempting government announcements

Sep 19th 2020, 1:38 PM 57,087 Views 49 Comments

Martin said Cabinet intends to keep the Pandemic Unemployment Payment “under review”.

# fianna-fail - Thursday 17 September, 2020

'I want Micheál Martin to succeed as Taoiseach' says Jim O'Callaghan after bruising FF meeting
# Parliamentary Party Meeting
From TheJournal.ie
# Parliamentary Party Meeting

'I want Micheál Martin to succeed as Taoiseach' says Jim O'Callaghan after bruising FF meeting

Sep 17th 2020, 12:01 PM 41,847 Views 60 Comments

O’Callaghan said the Taoiseach is ‘doing a good job’.

# fianna-fail - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Fianna Fáil fall five points to 10% while Fine Gael stay on top on 35%, in latest poll
# Opinion Poll
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion Poll

Fianna Fáil fall five points to 10% while Fine Gael stay on top on 35%, in latest poll

Sep 13th 2020, 8:20 AM 51,974 Views 171 Comments

A Business Post/Red C Research poll indicates that Fianna Fáil are down 5 points, while there’s no change for Sinn Féin or Fine Gael.

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