Previously the largest political party in Ireland, and currently the third largest in the Oireachtas. The party has spent most of its existence in power, and was in government between 1997 and 2011.
# fianna-fail - Yesterday’s News
The government has avoided expressing a view on the issue but where do the individual parties stand?
# fianna-fail - Monday 25 August, 2014
The former taoiseach will be laid to rest with full military honours.
# fianna-fail - Sunday 24 August, 2014
Reynolds’ press secretary Seán Duignan wrote perhaps the definitive account of his time as taoiseach.
# fianna-fail - Saturday 23 August, 2014
A book of condolences will also be opened at the Oak Room. A State Funeral is being arranged for Monday.
# fianna-fail - Friday 22 August, 2014
The former Taoiseach will lie in repose at the Mansion House in Dublin tomorrow ahead of Monday’s ceremony.
A bit different from when we last saw him, though.
Reynolds’ government presided over the fist steps towards ending discrimination against the gay and lesbian community.
# fianna-fail - Thursday 21 August, 2014
As I sit here in Belfast, there are no British soldiers patrolling the streets and paramilitaries no longer conduct massive bombing campaigns because of the leadership of people like Albert Reynolds.
It’s 1981 and the Minister for Transport is in the thick of a major stand off at a French airport.
The former Fianna Fáil politician led the country between 1992 and 1994.
# fianna-fail - Sunday 17 August, 2014
The field of former Fianna Fáil ministers who could make a comeback is relatively small. We’ve been finding out why.
# fianna-fail - Friday 15 August, 2014
# fianna-fail - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
Early repayment could save hundreds of millions every year – but could also be a political minefield.
# fianna-fail - Sunday 10 August, 2014
The Sunday Business Post reports that costs at the utility are twice that of companies in the UK.
Ógra Fianna Fáil was a hip and happening organisation in 1984.
Under the new system, for one month every year Ireland will not be able to vote.
# fianna-fail - Saturday 9 August, 2014
He has also said that the bank guarantee “wasn’t a terrible policy”.
# fianna-fail - Monday 4 August, 2014
Did you guess ‘between three and five times’?… Nope, higher. Much higher.
# fianna-fail - Sunday 3 August, 2014
A touch of class from our former taoiseach.
And, we’re warning you now, the public were also asked about Garth Brooks in this Sunday Independent/Millward Brown survey.
Turfcutter Michael Fitzmaurice is emerging as the Ming-backed candidate, while the main parties are also busy making preparations ahead of the contest…
# fianna-fail - Monday 28 July, 2014
The ex-Senator pleaded guilty to making a false expenses claims.
A former Fianna Fáil colleague of jailed Ivor Callely has been speaking today.
The former Fianna Fáil minister has been jailed for five months. But why has he proved such a controversial figure over the years?
# fianna-fail - Sunday 27 July, 2014
They’re officially off for the summer but there have been calls for both the Dáil and the Seanad to hold debates on the topic.
# fianna-fail - Saturday 26 July, 2014
Where do politicos, academics and Oireachtas nerds spend their summer holidays? In Glenties of course…
# fianna-fail - Friday 25 July, 2014
Gerry Adams has written to Enda Kenny asking for the Dáil to be recalled.
# fianna-fail - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
FF and FG have named their candidates, while there’s only one name on Labour’s list… Here’s how it’s shaping up in the battle for Dublin South West.
Coughlan also admitted this morning that a lot of people thought she was out of her depth as Tánaiste.
# fianna-fail - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
Micheál Martin, who served as Foreign Affairs Minsiter from 2008 to 2011, says the Israeli action is “completely disproportionate”.
The ex-Senator has already pleaded guilty to making a false expenses claims.
# fianna-fail - Thursday 17 July, 2014
“It seems the seagulls have lost the run of themselves completely,” Ned O’Sullivan said in the Seanad today.
# fianna-fail - Friday 11 July, 2014
‘How often does the Labour Party roll over?’ – FF say water and property taxes are now Labour’s problem
Micheal Martin says the new Tánaiste’s negotiations went badly.
# fianna-fail - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
Meanwhile, the Taoiseach says the Government would be criticised for overruling residents and the Council if it introduced emergency legislation…
# fianna-fail - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
However, a review is taking place, something which Joan Burton makes “no apology” about it.
Enda Kenny claimed that the gigs could have been worth “a quarter of billion” to Dublin’s economy.
All the ministers were meeting behind closed doors — a perfect time, thought Fianna Fáil, to schedule a press op.
# fianna-fail - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Note: Labour and Fianna Fáil aren’t in the running.
# fianna-fail - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
Kenny faced questions from the opposition benches over a decision to suspend gastric band operations at a hospital.
Claims and counter-claims have led to a split among members of the inquiry and a call for the investigation into the banking collapse to move into public session.