# joan-burton - Saturday 12 December, 2015
Alex White reflects on his leadership bid, Labour’s election hopes and his own endangered seat.
# joan-burton - Tuesday 1 December, 2015
# joan-burton - Friday 27 November, 2015
The independent TD has called for a commission of inquiry to be set up to investigate claims surrounding the state agency.
# joan-burton - Monday 23 November, 2015
Young adults are currently paid a lower rate of jobseeker’s allowance.
The Tánaiste is in optimistic mood this morning.
The Tánaiste said it was deemed that the man was ‘not genuinely seeking work’.
# joan-burton - Thursday 19 November, 2015
# joan-burton - Tuesday 17 November, 2015
Just don’t mention the regional unemployment.
# joan-burton - Thursday 12 November, 2015
The Labour Seanad candidate has broken her silence.
# joan-burton - Tuesday 10 November, 2015
The Labour Seanad candidate is coming under pressure over her refusal to debate.
# joan-burton - Monday 9 November, 2015
The inquiry into the sale of certain loans by the former Anglo Irish Bank is in trouble.
The changes affect people on incomes from €352 to €424 a week.
# joan-burton - Tuesday 3 November, 2015
Tánaiste Joan Burton had some strong words for Sinn Fein this evening.
Labour admits it’s unlikely that rent certainty will form part of the government’s plans.
Gilmore has suggested he was thrown to the wolves by his former deputy upon stepping down as Labour leader in July 2014.
# joan-burton - Monday 2 November, 2015
It comes as a new poll finds strong support for the minister’s rent certainty proposal.
# joan-burton - Sunday 1 November, 2015
Here’s some of what the former Tánaiste has revealed.
# joan-burton - Tuesday 20 October, 2015
Two reports into the current status of the Provisional IRA have been published today. Here’s what they say…
# joan-burton - Friday 16 October, 2015
Some of the country’s most prominent female politicians gathered to debate the Budget in Dublin this morning.
Organisers “felt they got a better offer some place else” the Tánaiste said.
# joan-burton - Monday 12 October, 2015
Analysis: The Taoiseach and the government have been damaged by the events of the past seven days.
# 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.