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# blue-flu - Sunday 24 February, 2013

Column: Croke Park talks show there is no ease up on austerity

Trumpeting their success with the promissory note last week, up against the unions this week. We are not out of the woods yet, not by a long shot, writes Kieran Allen.

# blue-flu - Wednesday 20 February, 2013

Gardaí bring bank statements to Commissioner meeting to highlight cuts

Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan said after the meeting he hopes nothing will be said or done to interfere with the public’s support.

# blue-flu - Saturday 16 February, 2013

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Column: Industrial action by gardaí is unacceptable – and here’s why

Cuts to garda pay and conditions are shameful and short-sighted – but officers have a civic duty that overrides any option of industrial action, writes Aaron McKenna.

# blue-flu - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Garda body passes motion of no confidence in Shatter

Martin Callinan has arranged to meet with the Garda Representative Association as it calls for solidarity against pay cuts.

# blue-flu - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

GRA national executive meeting to ‘consider all options’ following votes for industrial action

The GRA said concerns raised in recent meetings of garda divisions across the country will be brought before the national executive.

# blue-flu - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

More gardaí vote in favour of industrial action, no confidence in Shatter

Meetings of the Garda Representative Association in parts of Dublin, Kerry, Cork and Tipperary took place last night.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

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# blue-flu - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Gardaí across the country voting in favour of industrial action Exclusive

Following a meeting in Cork City earlier this week, gardaí in other divisions have been voting on a potential ‘blue flu’ as well as motions of no confidence in Minister Shatter and Commissioner Callinan.

# blue-flu - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

Gardaí in Cork City may opt for ‘blue flu’

Last night gardaí in Cork City voted unanimously to pass a motion calling for industrial action over proposed cuts to pay and allowances.

# blue-flu - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

Cork City gardai vote in favour of industrial action Exclusive

Motion for action over proposed pay cuts passed unanimously at Cork City Garda division meeting this evening.