# joan-burton - Today’s News
All together now: “You can count on me…”
# joan-burton - Thursday 8 October, 2015
Analysis: The Taoiseach’s refusal to rule out an early election is starting to make November a self-fulfilling prophecy.
# joan-burton - Monday 28 September, 2015
The Tánaiste appeared to back under fire Fine Gael minister Dara Murphy this morning.
# joan-burton - Thursday 24 September, 2015
The Tánaiste was out to score political points as Adams sought answers on NAMA.
# joan-burton - Friday 18 September, 2015
Adams has claimed the Labour leader has a “shallow and wholly self-serving approach to Irish history”.
# joan-burton - Thursday 17 September, 2015
Joan Burton latest comments have raised eyebrows about a key Labour commitment.
# joan-burton - Wednesday 16 September, 2015
More trouble at an event attended by the Tánaiste today.
# joan-burton - Tuesday 15 September, 2015
Analysis: The party’s obituary has already been written but don’t rule out a reversal in its fortunes.
“This government is a farce, a disgrace and fascist tyrants. This country is in bits and now they’re victimising the ones who were standing up for it.”
The summonses relate to the alleged false imprisonment of Tanaiste Joan Burton.
The Tánaiste also said she trusts the Irish people to use the water grant for what it was intended for.
# joan-burton - Monday 14 September, 2015
A spot of gardening, perhaps?
The bonus is paid to long-term welfare claimants such as jobseekers, pensioners, carers, lone-parents and those with a disability.
# joan-burton - Sunday 13 September, 2015
Joan Burton said voters have to ask themselves if they want a kind of Tory government in power in Ireland.
# joan-burton - Tuesday 8 September, 2015
A special cabinet meeting will take place this week to discuss Ireland’s response to the migration crisis.
# joan-burton - Sunday 6 September, 2015
Joan Burton says initial refugees would be followed later by their families.
# joan-burton - Friday 4 September, 2015
This comes as Joan Burton signs a commencement order the Gender Recognition Bill.
# joan-burton - Tuesday 1 September, 2015
The unemployment rate has stopped falling.
EU leaders meet later this month to discuss how to deal with the largest influx of refugees into Europe since World War 2.
The debate over the status of the IRA rages on, with rounds of meetings today in Dublin, London and Belfast.
The Taoiseach has already read the report into the circumstances surrounding the departure of Martin Callinan last year.
# joan-burton - Sunday 30 August, 2015
Joan Burton is safe for now but who’s in the mix to replace her? We rank the contenders…
# joan-burton - Saturday 29 August, 2015
Not long ago, TheJournal.ie was publishing articles with headlines like ‘Why don’t the Irish protest?’.
# joan-burton - Wednesday 26 August, 2015
The Tanaiste’s comments were made in reaction to former Attorney General Michael McDowell saying the decision was made to let the IRA exist to avoid dissidents filling the void.
# joan-burton - Tuesday 18 August, 2015
From tomorrow all householders who have registered with Irish Water will receive a letter inviting them to apply for a government grant.
# joan-burton - Friday 14 August, 2015
‘The fear of going to prison is horrible’: Jobstown protesters still haven’t been told they’re being charged
Jobstown residents arrested in connection with the protest said they feel they did no wrong.
Do the charges stack up?
# joan-burton - Thursday 13 August, 2015
The Tánaiste will give evidence when over 20 water protesters stand trial.
# joan-burton - Wednesday 12 August, 2015
Tánaiste Joan Burton was trapped in her car at the protest.
# joan-burton - Sunday 2 August, 2015
The Taoiseach and his party have seen a significant dip in support.
# joan-burton - Thursday 23 July, 2015
Labour’s current leader and former leader were in front of the banking inquiry this afternoon.
# joan-burton - Thursday 16 July, 2015
The Dáil has risen until 22 September. Thank God, says you…
# joan-burton - Wednesday 15 July, 2015
“Technology has had a profound impact on gambling,” according the authors of a new Irish study.
# joan-burton - Sunday 12 July, 2015
The parent’s benefit payments were stopped after a screw-up involving someone else’s PPS number.
# joan-burton - Thursday 9 July, 2015
Emmet Stagg said an “unintended consequence” of new rules will see thousands of people lose money.
# joan-burton - Monday 6 July, 2015
The former Labour leader and minister could not be drawn on the issue recently.
# joan-burton - Sunday 5 July, 2015
Enda Kenny is in the hotseat now, but how likely is that to be the case after the next election.
# joan-burton - Thursday 2 July, 2015
But the lady is not for turning on the cut to the one-parent family payment.
Tánaiste Joan Burton said if parents can’t get extra hours, the department will be able to help.
# joan-burton - Wednesday 1 July, 2015
The former minister reflected on his departure from cabinet in a wide-ranging interview with TheJournal.ie today.