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#Enda Kenny

# enda-kenny - Today’s News

‘This story is unravelling as it gets made up’: Yep, they’re still talking ‘McNulty-gate’ in the Dáil

Enda Kenny faced more questions today on the circumstances surrounding John McNulty’s appointment to a state board.

# enda-kenny - Yesterday’s News

GONE: John McNulty has withdrawn from the Seanad by-election

The Fine Gael nominee for the upper house has said contesting the election would distract from the “critical work of government”.

McNulty met with FG officials before Seanad race withdrawal – but says he wasn’t pushed

The Minister for Arts also said that McNulty wasn’t a Seanad candidate when she appointed him to the board of IMMA.

Here’s why Enda Kenny now has a BIG problem in the Seanad

Analysis: The coalition does not have a majority in the upper house and won’t now that John McNulty has withdrawn from the by-election race.

None of Enda Kenny’s cabinet colleagues asked him to explain ‘McNulty-gate’ today

Meanwhile, Brendan Howlin has announced changes to the way state board appointments are made today.

State of the Nation: Yet another Irish Water controversy for Fine Gael…

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# enda-kenny - Monday 29 September, 2014

Fine Gael TD’s involvement in scuffle was “unacceptable” and “embarrassing”… says FG candidate

Frank Feighan says he is taking legal advice over the incident, after a complaint was made to gardaí.

Elbowed by-election candidate won’t accept Frank Feighan’s ‘half-hearted apology’

“I got a couple of elbows fairly forcibly – about four I think into the back and I was pulled back by another Fine Gael person who I don’t know.”

# enda-kenny - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Fianna Fáil wants Enda to give the Dáil a “detailed explanation” of McNulty-gate

Micheál Martin believes “very fundamental questions” still need to be answered.

Official complaint made to gardaí over Frank Feighan elbow scuffle

Gardaí say they are investigating an alleged minor assault in Roscommon Town.

Poll: Who do you blame most for the John McNulty scandal? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you blame most for the John McNulty scandal?

The affair is going away, but who shoulders the most blame?

# enda-kenny - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Fine Gael TD “regrets” scuffle with by-election candidate

John McDermott said he will be referring the incident to gardaí.

8 things you need to know about Fine Gael’s Seanad shambles… and why it matters

A little-known losing local election candidate is at the centre of a controversy that is causing huge problems for Fine Gael.

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everybody’s talking about Enda Kenny’s ‘McNulty-gate’ apology, Helen O’Driscoll, and new bank bailout developments.

# enda-kenny - Friday 26 September, 2014

‘Not my finest hour’: Enda Kenny says he takes all the blame for McNulty-gate

The Taoiseach has said he takes full responsibility for the controversy surrounding John McNulty’s nomination to the Seanad.

State of the Nation: Questions for Heather

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# enda-kenny - Thursday 25 September, 2014

John McNulty quits controversial state board job… but will continue his Seanad bid

The controversy surrounding Fine Gael’s nominee for the upper house is rumbling on today.

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Finally some good news for Enda Kenny today…

State of the Nation: This McNulty scandal is really building up a head of steam…

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

How is Enda getting on with his end of the Programme for Government?

Pretty well, if he does say so himself.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Lots of Fine Gael and Labour people are angry about this man’s appointment to a state board

Seanad hopeful John McNulty addressed members of the Fine Gael parliamentary party in Leinster House this evening.

# enda-kenny - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

‘The clock ticks’: Kenny calls for urgent climate change action

The Taoiseach was speaking at the UN summit on climate change in New York.

Leonardo DiCaprio and Al Gore are at the UN Climate Summit but China and India are no shows

Leaders from China and India, two of the world’s largest polluters, are not attending.

State of the Nation: Does cutting property tax make homelessness worse?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# enda-kenny - Monday 22 September, 2014

Why has @EndaKennyTD not tweeted in over three years?

The Taoiseach has been silent on the Twitter machine since July 2011.

# enda-kenny - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Will Enda be cutting the top rate of tax?

Taoiseach Enda Kenny wants a 1% cut in the top tax rate, it is being reported.

Remember when Alan Shatter appeared on the cover of Time?

If you lived in or around Dundrum in 2009 you may have received a copy…

# enda-kenny - Friday 19 September, 2014

From Business ETC The cows are going to be very busy in Cork. Up to 60% busier, in fact WHITE GOLD

The cows are going to be very busy in Cork. Up to 60% busier, in fact

Dairygold will add 115 jobs and boost production 60% after EU dairy quotas end.

Ireland should see ‘trade opportunities, not threats’ in a devolved Scotland

Scotland will be given more control over its own economic policies.

# enda-kenny - Thursday 18 September, 2014

The Taoiseach had some advice for the nation about teeth brushing today…

“People are in control” when it comes to saving money on water, Kenny said. The contentious charge comes into effect in two weeks time.

# enda-kenny - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Micheál Martin: “I’m preparing to be the next Taoiseach”

The Fianna Fáil leader has also firmly ruled out going into coalition with Fine Gael.

‘I wouldn’t dare do such a thing’: After Enda’s scolding, Leo isn’t talking about the Budget this week

The Health Minister was remaining tight-lipped about the Budget this morning.

# enda-kenny - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Think-ins, smackdowns and desperation: Winners and losers (and one for you to decide) from the political week… House Of Cards This post contains a poll

Think-ins, smackdowns and desperation: Winners and losers (and one for you to decide) from the political week…

David Cameron’s in the firing line for travelling north, Mary Lou’s in the headlines for flying Down Under, and we’re not sure what to make of Leo…

# enda-kenny - Friday 12 September, 2014

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Loose Lips Leo and 4 other things we learned at the Fine Gael ‘think-in’

The Fine Gael parliamentary party gathered in picturesque Fota Island to talk the economy, elections and Leo…

PICTURES: Friends again! Leo and Enda patch things up over a cup of tea

Just two best pals sharing a completely normal cup of friendship tea.

Michael Noonan has struck a deal that will save Ireland €1.5 billion

The Finance Minister has been in Milan urging EU colleagues to support his push for early repayment of IMF loans.

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Public row? what public row?.. Enda’s trying to draw a line under the Varadkar spat

The Taoiseach’s latest comments on the health service follow fresh warnings from Department officials about possible bed closures.

# enda-kenny - Thursday 11 September, 2014

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