Home Tags Senator

Tag: senator

Willie O'Dea dismisses claims he was not fully behind running mate

Perennial poll topper Willie O'Dea has dismissed claims in local media that he was not fully behind his running mate on the Fianna Fáil...

Elizabeth Warren accuses Bernie Sanders of calling her a liar in...

Elizabeth Warren accused Bernie Sanders of calling her a liar before a national television audience during a post-debate exchange in which she refused to...

Government “using Constitution as excuse” to block housing reform – Sen....

PRESS RELEASE   Tuesday, 3rd September 2019 Government “using Constitution as excuse” to block housing reform – Sen. Colette Kelleher

Senator Lynn Ruane raises issue concerning local women’s refuge in Seanad

Independent Senator Lynn Ruane has questioned South Dublin County Council's decision to withdraw funding for the purchase of a house to be used by Saoirse Women's...

Dublin Senator says UK must have second Brexit referendum

A second referendum to allow British people have their say on any final Brexit deal, as advocated by the London Mayor, could prove crucial...

Dublin Senator calls for VAT on sunbeds to be increased

Fine Gale Dublin Senator Catherine Noone has called for an increase in the VAT on sunbeds due to their classification as carcinogenic to humans. With decades...

Reilly says new Bill will give over 60,000 families greater certainty...

A Fine Gael Bill would see over 60,000 families benefit from greater supports for children with autism. The Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) Bill calls for...

Ireland leaving the EU is “idiotic notion”

Ireland should not just be part of the EU but should be at the heart of the EU. That's according to Fine Gael Senator and...

Senator says one in three Dubliners don’t have a free European...

One in three Dublin people don't have a free European Health Insurance Card, exposing them to costly emergency medical bills abroad. That's according to...

UK cannot jeopardise negotiations with focus on €60bn “Brexit bill”

In an engagement with the British Ambassador to Ireland at a meeting of the EU Affairs Committee today, Senator Neale Richmond warned that the...

Voting for 16 year olds put on hold thanks to FF...

Senator Fintan Warfield says he is disappointed Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael worked together to block the Electoral Amendment (Voting at 16) Bill 2016...

Bill to give 16 and 17 year olds the right to...

Senator Fintan Warfield will use Sinn Féin Private Members' Time this Wednesday to bring forward legislation that will allow the voting age in Local...

Fine Gael Deputy leader referred to Gardai in relation to election...

Fine Gael’s deputy leader James Reilly has been referred to Gardaí by the Standards in Public Office Commission. The Standards in Public Office Commission today...

Former mayor says time has come for public to stand up...

Senator Fintan Warfield recalled the homophobic abuse he has suffered in his own life as he urged schools and workplaces to support an initiative...

TDs and Senators to make up committee dealing with future of...

The Government has proposed a committee of 20 TDs and Senators to examine the expert commission report on the future of water charges. The newly...

Senator says legislation to criminalise revenge porn must be introduced as...

Fine Gael Senator, Catherine Noone has today welcomed new proposals from the Law Reform Commission, which would see the posting of naked images online,...
7,866FansLike
0FollowersFollow
0FollowersFollow
0FollowersFollow
0SubscribersSubscribe

EDITOR PICKS