# joan-burton - Tuesday 1 September, 2015
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
Jobstown residents arrested in connection with the protest said they feel they did no wrong.
# 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.
# joan-burton - Tuesday 30 June, 2015
McDonald accused Burton of being “anti-women”, who in turn said Sinn Féin has no serious policies.
# joan-burton - Sunday 28 June, 2015
Will people lose the party whip over the highly emotive issue?
# joan-burton - Friday 26 June, 2015
Katherine Zappone has spoken about the controversial protest in Tallaght last November.
# joan-burton - Thursday 25 June, 2015
The Tánaiste’s own comments came back to haunt her today.
# joan-burton - Wednesday 24 June, 2015
# joan-burton - Saturday 20 June, 2015
The cost of organising and overseeing the payments was the subject of much debate back in January. Here’s the figure…
# joan-burton - Wednesday 17 June, 2015
# joan-burton - Friday 12 June, 2015
# joan-burton - Thursday 11 June, 2015
A brief but telling exchange during the Order of Business this afternoon.
# joan-burton - Wednesday 10 June, 2015
# joan-burton - Thursday 4 June, 2015
The Tánaiste said “things would have been done differently” if the party wasn’t in government with Fine Gael.
# joan-burton - Wednesday 3 June, 2015
Joan Burton launched #talktojoan today.
# joan-burton - Sunday 31 May, 2015
We spoke to all of the main parties about reaching the 30% gender quota.
# joan-burton - Wednesday 27 May, 2015
The Department of Social Protection says it aims to minimise risks of fraud and eliminate incorrect payments.
# joan-burton - Tuesday 26 May, 2015
The Taoiseach said the next government will have to give the issue “the most careful consideration”.
# joan-burton - Monday 25 May, 2015
Analysis: The coalition could capitalise on the feel-good factor following the passage of the same-sex marriage referendum.
The government wants a universal pension system – but not everyone thinks that’s a good idea.
The junior coalition partner is struggling in the polls. So what does the leader make of it all?