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#Fine Gael

# fine-gael - Yesterday’s News

Schools to be required to publish all complaints made against them

Under a new student and parent charter, schools will have to outline the outcome of each complaint made by parents.

# fine-gael - Friday 2 December, 2016

Landlords condemn proposed laws which would make it more difficult to evict tenants

The Irish Property Owners Association (IPOA) said there are two sections which “infringe the property rights of landlords” and do nothing to help tenants.

# fine-gael - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Poll: Should people who paid their water charges get their money back? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should people who paid their water charges get their money back?

Minister Coveney has said that people who paid the water charges “did the right thing”.

# fine-gael - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Out of reach: 'Young people now have nowhere to rent in the city that they work in'

The government is set to oppose Sinn Féin’s bill on rent certainty.

# fine-gael - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

If you paid your water bills you won't be getting your money back

The regime may be changing but that doesn’t change the past, says Simon Coveney.

# fine-gael - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Fine Gael is most popular party as Fianna Fáil loses ground

Sinn Féin and independents have made gains, while the Anti-Austerity Alliance/People Before Profit and the Independent Alliance have lost support.

RTÉ's George Lee on emigration, climate change and the Dáil's 'power game'

We spoke to George Lee about his new documentary on Irish expats in Hong Kong – and if the Dáil should be doing something to make Ireland a more attractive place to live and work.

# fine-gael - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Enda is hanging out with Young Fine Gael this weekend as they go to the polls

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will attend the Young Fine Gael conference this weekend.

# fine-gael - Thursday 24 November, 2016

'They're trying to pull a sly one': Dáil suspended over Irish Water row

TD Mick Barry would not resume his seat after claiming the government had handpicked the chairperson for the water committee.

# fine-gael - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge 12 times Irish politicians attempted to get down with the kids The Youngsters

12 times Irish politicians attempted to get down with the kids

How do you do, fellow young voters?

FactCheck: Is Fine Gael right to claim the credit for a fall in mortgages in arrears?

Fine Gael has been on Twitter and Facebook, promoting a set of claims about its role in the fall of mortgages in arrears. Do they check out?

# fine-gael - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Would you like to decide who lives here? You won't get a say on it just yet

The government have put down a counter motion to the Green Party’s bill for a directly-elected mayor for Dublin.

# fine-gael - Monday 21 November, 2016

"Water off a duck's back": TD responds to barrage of online criticism

A Fine Gael senator has hit out against the level of abuse politicians receive online.

# fine-gael - Thursday 17 November, 2016

There's trouble between Fine Gael and the Independent Alliance again... this time it's over alcohol

Independent Alliance TDs say certain sections of the Public Health Alcohol Bill are akin to a “nanny state”.

# fine-gael - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

AS IT HAPPENED: "You're both incompetent and unfit to be in Government" - Enda faces tough questions in the Dáil

Micheál Martin, Gerry Adams, Brendan Howlin and Bríd Smith were asking the questions during a lively exchange.

# fine-gael - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

TDs could be getting their Christmas holidays early this year

There could be a row brewing over the Dáil Christmas holidays if Martin decides not to back the new schedule.

# fine-gael - Sunday 13 November, 2016

'Racist' 'dangerous' 'unacceptable': What Irish politicians said about Trump before he was elected

Many Irish politiicans have softened their view of the president-elect.

# fine-gael - Friday 11 November, 2016

The Green Party reckons Ireland has "thrown in the towel" when it comes to emissions

Ireland is on course to miss its emissions targets for this year and the next according to the Environmental Protection Agency.

TDs are definitely getting that pay hike next year

TDs are to get a €5,000 increase over the next two years.

# fine-gael - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Levels of illegal drug use within Ireland are on the rise

Men and those aged between 15 and 24 have the highest recent use of illegal drugs according to the results of an all-Ireland drug use survey.

# fine-gael - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

As it happened: Enda faced questions on strikes, public pay, and what exactly false imprisonment means

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was back in the hot seat for Leader’s Questions this week.

# fine-gael - Monday 24 October, 2016

'Micheál needs to stop with his spin' - Doherty hits out at FF leader over tax cut criticisms

Yesterday the Fianna Fáil leader claimed his party “succeeded in stopping many of the most damaging Fine Gael policies”.

# fine-gael - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Varadkar has massive lead over Coveney in Fine Gael leadership poll

The results also show less than half of the party’s supporters believe Enda Kenny should remain as party leader.

# fine-gael - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Enda Kenny says Repeal the Eighth bill 'cuts across' work of Citizens' Assembly

Speaking ahead of Fine Gael’s Presidential dinner this evening, Enda Kenny said he would be around for a long time to come.

# fine-gael - Friday 21 October, 2016

Outrage as Government accused of U-turn on mental health budget commitment

Mental Health Reform, the Psychiatric Nurses Association and Fianna Fáil have all hit out this evening.

# fine-gael - Thursday 20 October, 2016

As it happened: Leo Varadkar grilled on TDs' salaries, Brexit ... and a golf club

Varadkar is filling in for Taoiseach Enda Kenny this afternoon.

# fine-gael - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Alan Kelly wants state access to private hospitals to avoid 'hell in our emergency departments'

Simon Harris is considering the move, but said it wouldn’t be straightforward.

Trouble brewing as Independent Alliance still want a free vote on Repeal the Eighth bill

An Independent Alliance source said the members have the same thoughts on the Bill as they did on Mick Wallace’s legislation on fatal foetal abnormalities.

# fine-gael - Sunday 16 October, 2016

Support for Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil increases in latest opinion poll

The survey shows small drops for Sinn Féin and Labour.

# fine-gael - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

WATCH: Simon Coveney and Katherine Zappone answer your questions about Budget 2017

TheJournal.ie asked your questions about housing and children live on Facebook this evening.

Councillors in Dublin have voted against including safe walking and cycle routes for schools in development plan

Last night, however, councillors voted in favour of cycle routes for specific schools – against opposition by the council manager.

The 'fiver Friday Budget': The fingerprints of a lot of politicians were all over yesterday

Politicians from multiple parties have been taking credit for yesterday’s Budget.

# fine-gael - Friday 7 October, 2016

"Leo likes to make you think he is all cuddly and caring. That's not him"

Fianna Fáil said it does not support delaying the rise in the state pension.

# fine-gael - Thursday 6 October, 2016

'If Fine Gael breach the agreement, the Budget won't pass'

Fianna Fáil’s Sean Fleming said Fine Gael must deliver on their Budget promises.

Fianna Fáil support is down, party now neck-and-neck with Fine Gael

Micheál Martin is still the most popular leader in the country, however.

# fine-gael - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

"There's very little principle in Irish politics" - Fine Gael TD

John Deasy also reckons Enda Kenny would be “dragged out of the place, kicking and screaming”.

'Accounting firms are telling vulture funds how to get around tax loophole closure'

Stephen Donnelly has submitted a detailed proposal on how he thinks Ireland can shut down vulture fund tax avoidance.

# fine-gael - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Government says it won't oppose Fianna Fáil's hate crime Bill

The Fianna Fáil Bill aims to tackle crimes that are linked to race, sexual orientation or gender.

Fine Gael TD fined €3,000 for littering with 'Keep the recovery going' posters

Dublin City Council brought charges against Noel Rock for breaking litter laws.

# fine-gael - Sunday 2 October, 2016

'It's like putting plasters on gunshot wounds'- True extent of housing crisis revealed

No end in sight for the housing crisis as shock calculations show true face of the saga.

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