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# leinster-house - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

'It’s too early and it’s too long': TDs set to take three months' holidays

The longer-than-usual break would be to allow for renovation work to be carried out in Leinster House.

# leinster-house - Friday 1 April, 2016

The curious case of two leaders, one phone call and a big row

Enda Kenny and Micheál Martin had a four-minute phone conversation that sparked a big dispute between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil yesterday.

# leinster-house - Monday 21 March, 2016

33 politicians have yet to pay off their outstanding Dáil bar bill

Figures released by the Houses of the Oireachtas reveal that the largest sum amounts to over €800.

# leinster-house - Thursday 10 March, 2016

As it happened: Enda to resign but stay on as caretaker Taoiseach

Seán Ó Feargháil of FF was elected Ceann Comhairle earlier today

Fianna Fáil TD says he’s “grand” after attempted attack near Dáil

The Clare TD was approached on Molesworth Street near the gates of the Dáil earlier.

Here’s the first ever Ceann Comhairle to be elected by secret ballot

The 32nd Dáil has completed its first act in electing a new chairperson.

# leinster-house - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Noonan predicts another election, as Fine Gael discusses its poll battering The Post Mortem This post contains videos

Noonan predicts another election, as Fine Gael discusses its poll battering

Meanwhile, Simon Coveney apologised to his Fine Gael colleagues at Leinster House today.

# leinster-house - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Didn’t pay attention to the banking inquiry? This is everything you need to know

The committee of inquiry has presented its findings and recommendations regarding Ireland’s banking crisis after 14 months.

# leinster-house - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Joan Burton survives motion of no confidence as TDs attack Labour in heated debate

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Enda Kenny will be hanging out with a lot of billionaires today

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Joan Burton is facing a motion of no confidence over ‘blatant cronyism’

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Labour TD criticises Burton for giving David Begg state board role without public process

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

TDs are back from their Christmas break – and they’ve got one thing on their minds

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

An election is around the corner, but will Enda be Taoiseach again?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Monday 11 January, 2016

He won’t tell us what’s in his head, but the election has already started

Analysis: All that remains is for Enda Kenny to name the date.

# leinster-house - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Sex workers marched on Leinster House tonight

The group held a vigil to oppose new laws criminalising those who pay for sex.

# leinster-house - Thursday 3 December, 2015

‘Clearly there is a heightened risk of something going wrong’

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Security at Leinster House to be beefed up after increased risk to TDs State Of The Nation This post contains videos

Security at Leinster House to be beefed up after increased risk to TDs

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Former minister reportedly investigated over child sex abuse claims

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Joan Burton has spoken about having Eamon Gilmore ‘shot at dawn’

Gilmore has suggested he was thrown to the wolves by his former deputy upon stepping down as Labour leader in July 2014.

# leinster-house - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

# leinster-house - Sunday 11 October, 2015

Questions raised after man dies on busy Dublin street

The man was found in the doorway of a Starbucks on Westmoreland Street in the city centre.

# leinster-house - Saturday 10 October, 2015

“You get in and box like hell, and get out”: Michael Fitzmaurice on his first year as a TD

It’s a year since the man once known as the ‘new Ming’ won his seat. How has he found his first 12 months as a TD?

# leinster-house - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Enda is the most popular leader in the country, but it’s not all good news for him

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Micheál Martin says a gun was put to Martin Callinan’s head

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Sunday 13 September, 2015

How many of these TDs can hold their seats?

Banking inquiry members have faced a heavy workload this year, but has it damaged their chances of re-election?

# leinster-house - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Fine Gael can’t get away from the abortion issue State Of The Nation This post contains videos

Fine Gael can’t get away from the abortion issue

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

The power of water protests with no protesters

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Lots of gardaí turned up for a protest that never happened outside Leinster House today

Last week’s clashes between protesters and gardaí meant they weren’t taking any chances this week.

Fianna Fáil: Brian Cowen did the right thing, we could have ended up like Greece

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Was Brian Cowen a good finance minister?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

Commissioner called in to Leinster House over garda response to protest

Barriers were not put in place to allow politicians and their staff to leave and an Oireachtas committee wants to know why.

# leinster-house - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Senators abandon cars after protesters shut down street outside Leinster House

A female Garda was hit in the face with a traffic cone, and one man was arrested.

# leinster-house - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Is Greece about to kiss the euro goodbye?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Can Sinn Féin bounce back from Cork East controversy?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

‘The last thing the government wants to see is Greece get a better deal than they could’

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Out with the old: Bertie’s office sold to fund Fianna Fáil’s election campaign

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Footballer Ger Brennan, a leading No campaigner, joins Fianna Fáil

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# leinster-house - Monday 15 June, 2015

Man rescued after trying to hang himself outside Leinster House

The incident took place in the last hour.

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