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#Green Party

# green-party - Monday 11 May, 2020

Full week of meetings as FG and FF step up government formation talks with Green Party
# Get In Formation
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# Get In Formation

Full week of meetings as FG and FF step up government formation talks with Green Party

May 11th 2020, 1:47 PM 10,289 Views 134 Comments

The formal negotiations are set to last until the end of the month.

# green-party - Thursday 7 May, 2020

FF and FG give assurances on Sláintecare as talks get underway with the Greens
# Government Formation
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# Government Formation

FF and FG give assurances on Sláintecare as talks get underway with the Greens

May 7th 2020, 6:25 PM 15,255 Views 150 Comments

The Green Party entered into formal talks with Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael today.

# green-party - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Green Party will enter coalition talks with Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil
# Government Formation
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# Government Formation

Green Party will enter coalition talks with Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil

Updated May 3rd 2020, 8:14 PM 39,631 Views 275 Comments

The leaders of FG and FF have both welcomed this development.

# green-party - Saturday 2 May, 2020

'More urgency needed' to form government as two Covid-19 supports require legislation
# Government Talks
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# Government Talks

'More urgency needed' to form government as two Covid-19 supports require legislation

Updated May 2nd 2020, 2:15 PM 23,085 Views 126 Comments

Leo Varadkar said that we could have a new government in June.

# green-party - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

FF and FG tell the Greens they want to 'tease out' how 7% emissions reduction might be achieved
# Government Formation
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# Government Formation

FF and FG tell the Greens they want to 'tease out' how 7% emissions reduction might be achieved

Apr 29th 2020, 10:30 AM 14,631 Views 174 Comments

Responding in a letter to the Green Party, Martin and Varadkar make a number of commitments.

# green-party - Friday 24 April, 2020

Varadkar hopes the Green Party will soon decide to enter into formal talks on government formation
# Government Formation
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# Government Formation

Varadkar hopes the Green Party will soon decide to enter into formal talks on government formation

Updated Apr 24th 2020, 5:00 PM 21,275 Views 125 Comments

Roscommon TD Denis Naughten has been critical of some of the Green Party’s environmental policies.

# green-party - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Eamon Ryan dismisses suggestion of him becoming the next Taoiseach
# Government Formation
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# Government Formation

Eamon Ryan dismisses suggestion of him becoming the next Taoiseach

Apr 22nd 2020, 11:05 PM 25,308 Views 93 Comments

When it was suggested to him that Ryan could become Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar replied that he would “listen to any proposal”.

# green-party - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Greens want more detail on emission targets and housing from FF-FG
# Government Formation
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# Government Formation

Greens want more detail on emission targets and housing from FF-FG

Apr 16th 2020, 6:04 PM 15,912 Views 85 Comments

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan said the document was ‘vague’.

# green-party - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Green Party rules out FG/FF coalition, calls for national unity government to tackle coronavirus
# National Unity
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# National Unity

Green Party rules out FG/FF coalition, calls for national unity government to tackle coronavirus

Mar 11th 2020, 5:21 PM 30,286 Views 128 Comments

The Green’s 12 TDs met today to discuss their options for building a coalition.

# green-party - Thursday 5 March, 2020

'Tetchy' Fianna Fáil meeting as Micheál Martin told strategy of hammering SF is damaging the party
# Formation
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# Formation

'Tetchy' Fianna Fáil meeting as Micheál Martin told strategy of hammering SF is damaging the party

Updated Mar 5th 2020, 7:00 PM 81,848 Views 356 Comments

Martin said discussions take place next week but other parties must “come to the table”.

# green-party - Monday 2 March, 2020

Greens should be 'extremely' careful about going into government with FG or FF, says ex-Labour minister
# Warning
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# Warning

Greens should be 'extremely' careful about going into government with FG or FF, says ex-Labour minister

Mar 2nd 2020, 6:10 AM 20,072 Views 36 Comments

Jan O’Sullivan said that the Greens needed to ‘tie down’ any commitments from the two parties.

# green-party - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Mary Lou McDonald warns Green Party that going in with FF and FG would be a 'mistake'
# Sinn Féin
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# Sinn Féin

Mary Lou McDonald warns Green Party that going in with FF and FG would be a 'mistake'

Feb 29th 2020, 4:12 PM 40,769 Views 127 Comments

She also described a comment about the Greens as being “Fine Gael bikes” was “lighthearted”.

# green-party - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Fine Gael meeting hears party 'wouldn't be worse off' by another election and might even pick up more seats
# Government Formation
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# Government Formation

Fine Gael meeting hears party 'wouldn't be worse off' by another election and might even pick up more seats

Feb 26th 2020, 8:30 PM 37,676 Views 123 Comments

Concerned TDs also voiced concerns that Green Party policies would be a hard sell in rural Ireland.

# green-party - Monday 24 February, 2020

Green leader Ryan says Dáil numbers are 'difficult' but 'that doesn't stop us talking to Sinn Féin'
# How Ya Getting On
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# How Ya Getting On

Green leader Ryan says Dáil numbers are 'difficult' but 'that doesn't stop us talking to Sinn Féin'

Feb 24th 2020, 5:55 PM 15,204 Views 54 Comments

Eamon Ryan made the comments after his party held initial meetings with Sinn Féin today.

# green-party - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan doesn't see the numbers on the left for 'a stable government'
# Coalition Talks
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# Coalition Talks

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan doesn't see the numbers on the left for 'a stable government'

Feb 18th 2020, 1:55 PM 18,398 Views 106 Comments

Ryan says a government is needed that will last for ‘three or four years’.

Social Democrats accuse Fine Gael of 'game-playing' and cancel meeting
# New Government
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# New Government

Social Democrats accuse Fine Gael of 'game-playing' and cancel meeting

Updated Feb 18th 2020, 9:55 AM 48,532 Views 170 Comments

Leo Varadkar last night said his party is “preparing to go into opposition”.

# green-party - Sunday 16 February, 2020

Greens to invite parties to discuss how new government could deliver on housing, health and climate
# Green Talks
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# Green Talks

Greens to invite parties to discuss how new government could deliver on housing, health and climate

Feb 16th 2020, 12:04 PM 18,652 Views 92 Comments

With 12 TDs elected last week, the Green Party is now the fourth biggest party in the Dáil.

# green-party - Saturday 15 February, 2020

As Greens weigh up options, new TDs say they don't envisage any splits on 'red line' issues
# Green To Red
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# Green To Red

As Greens weigh up options, new TDs say they don't envisage any splits on 'red line' issues

Feb 15th 2020, 9:15 AM 31,056 Views 97 Comments

With 12 TDs, the Green Party is now the fourth biggest party in the Dáil.

# green-party - Friday 14 February, 2020

Éamon Ó Cuív says he's 'completely against' Fianna Fáil going into coalition with Fine Gael and Greens
# Numbers Game
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# Numbers Game

Éamon Ó Cuív says he's 'completely against' Fianna Fáil going into coalition with Fine Gael and Greens

Feb 14th 2020, 1:16 PM 63,116 Views 168 Comments

The Galway West TD said this type of coalition is the only option that would give a Dáil majority.

# green-party - Monday 10 February, 2020

Catherine Martin's husband to join her in the Dáil
# Family Affair
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# Family Affair

Catherine Martin's husband to join her in the Dáil

Feb 10th 2020, 11:55 PM 38,074 Views 28 Comments

Catherine Martin topped the poll in Dublin Rathdown.

Neither a ripple nor a wave - the Green Party's record-breaking election
# Going Green
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# Going Green

Neither a ripple nor a wave - the Green Party's record-breaking election

Feb 10th 2020, 5:23 PM 29,684 Views 43 Comments

The Green Party’s best ever election result has been overshadowed by the Sinn Féin surge.

Danny Healy-Rae apologises for 'to hell with planet' comment after confrontation with Green Party candidate
# Ge2020
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# Ge2020

Danny Healy-Rae apologises for 'to hell with planet' comment after confrontation with Green Party candidate

Updated Feb 10th 2020, 2:45 PM 83,991 Views 125 Comments

Cleo Murphy approached Danny Healy Rae yesterday about his comments.

# green-party - Sunday 9 February, 2020

The nation has decided. Here's when we'll know the results
# Hour By Hour
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# Hour By Hour

The nation has decided. Here's when we'll know the results

Feb 9th 2020, 12:05 AM 98,853 Views 76 Comments

We’ve a very long day ahead of us until we find out how the 33rd Dáil will look.

# green-party - Friday 7 February, 2020

'Strength together': Eamon Ryan says Greens, Soc Dems and independents will talk first after election
# The Candidate Podcast
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# The Candidate Podcast

'Strength together': Eamon Ryan says Greens, Soc Dems and independents will talk first after election

Feb 7th 2020, 5:04 PM 14,320 Views 34 Comments

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan talked to The Candidate Podcast.

# green-party - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Soc Dems and Greens look set to win a seat each in Galway West
# TG4/ Ipsos MRBI
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# TG4/ Ipsos MRBI

Soc Dems and Greens look set to win a seat each in Galway West

Jan 28th 2020, 7:08 PM 38,730 Views 78 Comments

Outgoing Independent TDs Catherine Connelly and Noel Grealish look in danger of losing their seats – but could be saved on transfers.

# green-party - Saturday 25 January, 2020

The Green Party promises free student travel, public housing and a Universal Basic Income
# Ge2020
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# Ge2020

The Green Party promises free student travel, public housing and a Universal Basic Income

Jan 25th 2020, 2:54 PM 23,214 Views 129 Comments

Party leader Eamon Ryan criticised other parties for their lack of ambition when it comes to climate action.

# green-party - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Eamon Ryan: Green Party taoiseach is 'not far away'
# Green Wave
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# Green Wave

Eamon Ryan: Green Party taoiseach is 'not far away'

Dec 26th 2019, 5:38 PM 22,016 Views 116 Comments

The Green Party leader said that one of his successors could be taoiseach in two governments time.

# green-party - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

'Blatant disrespect': David Attenborough mural vandalised with 'climate hoax' graffiti
# Portobello
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# Portobello

'Blatant disrespect': David Attenborough mural vandalised with 'climate hoax' graffiti

Dec 24th 2019, 4:13 PM 36,952 Views 27 Comments

Dublin City Council ordered the removal of the mural early this year.

# green-party - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: Planting trees is one area where we can't wait for the government to come around
# Column
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# Column

Saoirse McHugh: Planting trees is one area where we can't wait for the government to come around

Dec 22nd 2019, 8:30 PM 17,830 Views 40 Comments

Mayo seems to have had a particularly savage spate of tree felling recently, writes Saoirse McHugh.

# green-party - Sunday 1 December, 2019

A Fine Gael flop, a mini Green wave and nine other things we learned from the by-election results
# Lessons Learned
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# Lessons Learned

A Fine Gael flop, a mini Green wave and nine other things we learned from the by-election results

Dec 1st 2019, 12:05 AM 30,616 Views 78 Comments

The day also brought a surprise victory for Sinn Féin and success for Fianna Fáil.

# green-party - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Europe-wide climate emergency declared by EU Parliament
# CLIMATE CRISIS
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# CLIMATE CRISIS

Europe-wide climate emergency declared by EU Parliament

Nov 28th 2019, 12:07 PM 16,324 Views 95 Comments

The resolution was adopted with 429 votes to 225.

# green-party - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Saoirse McHugh: The end of turf-cutting brings opportunities to increase our energy independence
# Column
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# Column

Saoirse McHugh: The end of turf-cutting brings opportunities to increase our energy independence

Nov 24th 2019, 8:30 PM 31,249 Views 46 Comments

Here on Achill Island, saving turf is not just simply a way to secure fuel, but a way of life, writes Saoirse McHugh.

Fine Gael support drops but it's still the most popular party, according to poll
# Opinion Poll
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# Opinion Poll

Fine Gael support drops but it's still the most popular party, according to poll

Nov 24th 2019, 7:50 AM 16,820 Views 110 Comments

The party has been dealing with the aftermath of controversial comments made by by-election candidate Verona Murphy.

# green-party - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Who's running? How do I get on the register? Everything you need to know about this month's Dáil by-elections
# Vote 2019
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# Vote 2019

Who's running? How do I get on the register? Everything you need to know about this month's Dáil by-elections

Nov 12th 2019, 6:00 AM 16,009 Views 8 Comments

Voters in constituencies in Dublin, Cork and Wexford will be heading to the polls.

# green-party - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Budget 2020: Winners and losers
# Budget 2020
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# Budget 2020

Budget 2020: Winners and losers

Oct 8th 2019, 8:35 PM 39,130 Views 50 Comments

Every Budget brings good news and bad news.

# green-party - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Taoiseach says he'd sooner bring back wolves to Ireland than let Sinn Féin into government
# Speech
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# Speech

Taoiseach says he'd sooner bring back wolves to Ireland than let Sinn Féin into government

Oct 6th 2019, 7:00 AM 40,340 Views 149 Comments

The Taoiseach mentioned Green Party leader Eamon Ryan’s idea of rewilding the countryside with wolves during his speech last night.

# green-party - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Labour's alternate Budget: No income tax credits on €100k+ incomes and raising levy on the banks
# Budget 2020
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# Budget 2020

Labour's alternate Budget: No income tax credits on €100k+ incomes and raising levy on the banks

Oct 3rd 2019, 3:23 PM 18,107 Views 80 Comments

Opposition parties were out outlining their Budget 2020 proposals today.

# green-party - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Josepha Madigan rejects calls to reintroduce wolves into Ireland
# Wolves
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# Wolves

Josepha Madigan rejects calls to reintroduce wolves into Ireland

Oct 1st 2019, 4:42 PM 22,994 Views 71 Comments

Eamon Ryan TD today called for the reintroduction of the animal to help rewild part of the countrywide.

Almost 250 years after the last native wolf was killed, is Ireland ready for the debate about bringing them back?
# Ireland 2029
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# Ireland 2029

Almost 250 years after the last native wolf was killed, is Ireland ready for the debate about bringing them back?

Updated Oct 1st 2019, 2:54 PM 76,154 Views 97 Comments

The Green Party has tabled a Dáil motion calling for wolves to be reintroduced in a bid to help rewild parts of the countryside.

# green-party - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Opinion: Irish people must reduce meat and dairy consumption and production to tackle emissions
# Climate Action
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# Climate Action

Opinion: Irish people must reduce meat and dairy consumption and production to tackle emissions

Sep 7th 2019, 9:30 PM 19,970 Views 94 Comments

Ireland is the third worst country in the EU for tackling climate change.