# 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.
# 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
But Sinn Féin voters are least likely to use the site.
# 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?
# joan-burton - Sunday 24 May, 2015
The Tanaiste said if Labour makes it back into government next time around, she envisages that it will be on the programme for government.
It’s a bit tricky to arrive at an exact figure.
Spare a thought for Niall Horan.
# joan-burton - Wednesday 20 May, 2015
The Tánaiste dropped by TheJournal.ie’s offices today to make one last pitch for a Yes vote.