# government - Tuesday 3 May, 2016
O’Brien said he thinks Irish Water was “the right thing” for the country.
Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil TDs and senators will meet today to see if they will endorse a deal reached last week.
# government - Sunday 1 May, 2016
Leo Varadkar came in for some heavy criticism from both Fianna Fáil and Independent TDs over comments he made about charges this week.
# government - Saturday 30 April, 2016
Independent Alliance TDs are due to meet with Fine Gael on Monday morning.
# government - Friday 29 April, 2016
The two parties have finally reached an agreement on forming a minority government.
As talks between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are tipped to be coming to an end – the spotlight turns to the independents.
# government - Wednesday 27 April, 2016
Water charges may be suspended for at least nine months.
# government - Tuesday 26 April, 2016
The party wants the debate to be held tomorrow.
# government - Monday 25 April, 2016
Talks on forming a government have ended without an agreement – again
# government - Saturday 23 April, 2016
Government talks, a republican parade and shooting rampages in the US had everyone talking.
Formal talks will resume Monday but the leaders will be keeping in touch over the weekend.
# government - Thursday 21 April, 2016
Political party talks are taking longer than the siege of Constantinople.
# government - Wednesday 20 April, 2016
Anders Behring Breivik, the death of Victoria Wood and the ongoing government talks had people talking today.
The Dáil brushed off a water charges debate today and voted to talk about Brexit for 8 hours.
# government - Tuesday 19 April, 2016
While government formation talks have been ongoing, another group are actually making a lot of progress.
The requests would involve information relating to registration, subscribers, services, and purchases.
# government - Thursday 14 April, 2016
It looks likely there will have to be a fourth vote, as the parties have not yet been able to reach an agreement.
# government - Friday 8 April, 2016
Amid second election speculation, Leo Varadkar says ‘this couldn’t go on six more weeks’.
# government - Thursday 7 April, 2016
Sinn Féin said while the two political parties are figuring out who will govern, crises in housing and health continue.
There are likely to be objections from a number of Fianna Fáil TDs to the proposal from Taoiseach Enda Kenny.
It’s now 41 days since the country voted in the 2016 general election.
# government - Tuesday 5 April, 2016
Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil seem to be in agreement that Irish Water’s days are numbered.
# government - Sunday 27 March, 2016
The vultures arrived in Ireland after the crisis when they realised there was a lot of property up for grabs at knock down prices, writes Michael Byrne.
# government - Tuesday 22 March, 2016
There has been a bit of movement from all parties in Leinster House this afternoon.
# government - Friday 11 March, 2016
There is a lack of political energy around reform, writes John Devitt.
# government - Tuesday 8 March, 2016
The dance of those who would be in government continued apace today.
The Liberal Democrats have called for cannabis to be legalised.
# government - Saturday 5 March, 2016
Police have used teargas on protesters.
Michael was speaking on the Late Late Show last night.
# government - Wednesday 2 March, 2016
These murders are part of the same phenomenon of gun and drugs related crime that has blighted decent communities across Dublin, writes Tom Clonan.
# government - Tuesday 23 February, 2016
A statement from the regional government said that the girl had been “misled” by an Isis member in Sweden.
# government - Sunday 21 February, 2016
We had a look at the main parties’ arts policies to see what they promise.
# government - Thursday 18 February, 2016
Former Dublin football captain Paddy Christie has accused the
Government of contributing to the obesity epidemic currently gripping the country. # government - Tuesday 16 February, 2016
Claims of irregularities at West Clare Early Years Care and Education Services are being investigated.
# government - Wednesday 3 February, 2016
A new report looks at how much the public trusts the government and businesses.
This post contains a poll # government - Friday 22 January, 2016
Services like the Central Statistics Office and the Courts service of Ireland were down because of a DDoS attack
# government - Saturday 9 January, 2016
Teacher Codie Preston said he would like to see the Irish
Government come out and publicly support Ibrahim. # government - Friday 8 January, 2016
Jared Hyams said it all started as a joke but when he received such opposition from government agencies he wanted to know why.
The body representing the insurance industry in Ireland has rejected suggestions that insurers are not doing enough to help protect those affected by flooding.