Election 2020 News

Election 2020

Seán Ó Fearghaíl on track to retain Ceann Comhairle role

Seán Ó Fearghaíl on track to retain Ceann Comhairle role

9 hours ago

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Ó Fearghaíl, Naughten seek role of Ceann Comhairle

Nominations for the role of Ceann Comhairle in the 33rd Dáil have closed, with Seán Ó Fearghaíl and Denis Naughten in contention for the job

10 hours ago

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Former Chief Whip Sean Kyne appointed to Seanad

Former Chief Whip Sean Kyne appointed to Seanad

The seanad needs to be abolished or at least make it the General public who cast the vote for senators. Too many exiting one gravy train to enter another.

10 hours ago

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Fianna Fáil announces negotiating team for government formation talks

Fianna Fáil announces negotiating team for government formation talks

11 hours ago

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Independent TDs forming groups ahead of first Dáil sitting

Sinn Féin has invited Independents to talks on potential government formation

13 hours ago

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Healy-Raes question how Sinn Féin promises will be funded

Healy-Raes question how Sinn Féin promises will be funded

Big money farmers who made a political career out of acting the ligg have a bit of a cheek!
We'll fund it by allowing everyone to get locked while driving,,, the Healy-Raes will love that

13 hours ago

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Sinn Féin says newly-elected TD was right to remove controversial remarks from Twitter

Réada Cronin has apologised for her tweets, saying she never intended to cause hurt or distress.

16 hours ago

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Doherty adamant coalition with smaller parties is possible as talks intensify

Doherty adamant coalition with smaller parties is possible as talks intensify

20 hours ago

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Fianna Fáil mayors accepted invitations to controversial RIC event before later criticising it

The commemoration was cancelled by the government after it proved controversial last month.

19.2.2020

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Gerard Howlin: Fianna Fáil grapples with crisis of identity after counter-revolution

Gerard Howlin: Fianna Fáil grapples with crisis of identity after counter-revolution

19.2.2020

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Trump commutes former governor’s corruption sentence

Trump commutes former governor’s corruption sentence

18.2.2020

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Independent TDs consider technical group options amid Government formation confusion

Independent TDs consider technical group options amid Government formation confusion

18.2.2020

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Fergus O'Dowd will not run for Ceann Comhairle seat

Fergus O'Dowd will not run for Ceann Comhairle seat

18.2.2020

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Fergus O'Dowd will not run for Ceann Comhairle seat

Fergus O'Dowd will not run for Ceann Comhairle seat

18.2.2020

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Alan Kelly v Aodhán Ó Ríordáin: Two TDs set to compete for Labour leadership

Labour members will vote on a new leader at the beginning of April.

18.2.2020

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Kelly, Ó Ríordáin to contest for Labour leadership

Aodhán Ó Ríordáin has said that he will contest the Labour Party leadership, hours after party colleague Alan Kelly launched his campaign for the position

Anyone but alan
He’s the best by far, a very talented and articulate politician.

18.2.2020

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Trump pardons former NFL team owner DeBartolo over gambling fraud scandal

Trump pardons former NFL team owner DeBartolo over gambling fraud scandal

18.2.2020

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Fine Gael denies 'game playing' after Social Democrats cancel meeting

Fine Gael denies 'game playing' after Social Democrats cancel meeting

18.2.2020

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Doherty: Sinn Féin meets senior civil servants to discuss programme for Government

Doherty: Sinn Féin meets senior civil servants to discuss programme for Government

Horrific news and wait until this gang take over Justice and gardainfo

18.2.2020

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Sinn Féin enter Government Buildings for talks with top civil servants

The party will discuss with government officials how its commitments on housing, health, and preparing for Irish unity can be delivered.

18.2.2020

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Micheál Martin urged to 'come out of hiding' amid Government formation confusion

Micheál Martin urged to 'come out of hiding' amid Government formation confusion

18.2.2020

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Micheál Martin urged to 'come out of hiding' amid Government formation confusion

Micheál Martin urged to 'come out of hiding' amid Government formation confusion

18.2.2020

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Angus Robertson announces bid for Ruth Davidson's Edinburgh seat

Angus Robertson announces bid for Ruth Davidson's Edinburgh seat

18.2.2020

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Angus Robertson announces bid for Ruth Davidson's Edinburgh seat

Angus Robertson announces bid for Ruth Davidson's Edinburgh seat

18.2.2020

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Former Tory MEP: Ireland 'stepped back from democracy' by voting for Sinn Féin

Former Tory MEP: Ireland 'stepped back from democracy' by voting for Sinn Féin

18.2.2020

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Former Tory MEP: Ireland 'stepped back from democracy' by voting for Sinn Féin

Former Tory MEP: Ireland 'stepped back from democracy' by voting for Sinn Féin

18.2.2020

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'Time to get back to basics' says Alan Kelly as he launches Labour leadership bid

Labour TD Alan Kelly will today formally launch his leadership bid at noon today.

18.2.2020

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Social Democrats cancel meeting with Fine Gael amid claims of 'game-playing'

THE Social Democrats have cancelled a planned meeting with Fine Gael today accusing Taoiseach Leo Varadkar's party of 'game-playing'.

18.2.2020

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Social Democrats accuse Fine Gael of 'shadow boxing' and 'theatrics' after cancelling proposed meeting | JOE.ie

“We’ve no intention in participating in such a charade”

18.2.2020

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Ged Nash TD decides not to contest for the Labour leadership

Ged Nash TD decides not to contest for the Labour leadership

18.2.2020

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Social Democrats cancel planned meeting with Fine Gael

Social Democrats cancel planned meeting with Fine Gael

18.2.2020

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

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

18.2.2020

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The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

18.2.2020

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Varadkar to meet Social Democrats as Sinn Féin intensifies talks with smaller parties

The Fine Gael leader last night said his party is “preparing to go into opposition”.

18.2.2020

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Sinn Féin gets less from TDs’ wages than required

Sinn Féin gets less from TDs’ wages than required

18.2.2020

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Fianna Fail will be torn in two like a child of divorcing parents

Dr Ciara Kelly: Fianna Fail will be torn in two like a child of divorcing parents

18.2.2020

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Caroline Flack death: Public disquiet over media conduct grows

Caroline Flack death: Public disquiet over media conduct grows

18.2.2020

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PSNI warns all Sinn Féin members of New IRA bomb threat

The PSNI has told Sinn Féin that a New IRA car bomb threat now extends to all members of the party

18.2.2020

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'We'll miss you Caz' - Love Island pays tribute to former presenter Caroline Flack

'We'll miss you Caz' - Love Island pays tribute to former presenter Caroline Flack

18.2.2020

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If Fine Gael had its way we will not have a Taoiseach any time soon

My take on the day's events in Leinster House iestaff via McConnellDaniel

18.2.2020

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Fergus Finlay: voters want Sinn Féin to govern... but there are caveats

Fergus Finlay: voters want Sinn Féin to govern... but there are caveats

17.2.2020

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Former UUP leader: Unionism must realise it is no longer a majority in Northern Ireland

“Wake up, the old certainties have gone,” says Mike Nesbitt at launch of sectarianism report

17.2.2020

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Labour TD Alan Kelly to announce intention to stand for party leadership

Labour TD Alan Kelly to announce intention to stand for party leadership

17.2.2020

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Alan Kelly to announce he's running for the Labour leadership

In 2014, Kelly was elected deputy leader of the Labour Party with over 50% of the vote.

17.2.2020

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Fine Gael party meeting hears strong objections to forming government with Fianna Fáil

Fine Gael party meeting hears strong objections to forming government with Fianna Fáil

17.2.2020

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Alan Kelly to stand for Labour leadership

Alan Kelly to stand for Labour leadership

17.2.2020

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WATCH: Macarena time for Sinn Féin TDs in Ringsend

Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald visited a community centre in her constituency of Dublin Central this morning where she joined local children in a round of the Macarena

17.2.2020

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