# politics - Today’s News
4000 eggs, anyone?
# politics - Yesterday’s News
She is probably going to be ganged up on.
# politics - Saturday 10 October, 2015
Micheal McGrath dropped by TheJournal.ie this week for a chat about his own future and that of his party.
# politics - Thursday 1 October, 2015
He has apologised to those who received the message.
# politics - Monday 28 September, 2015
Young people want to be more involved in making positive change happen in society, but they don’t know how to achieve this.
# politics - Saturday 26 September, 2015
‘It’s time for political parties to stop procrastinating. Abortion regulation does not belong in our constitution’
It is clear that on the issue of abortion, the electorate are now way ahead of our political leaders who seem determined to prevaricate and evade their responsibilities to women living in Ireland, writes Ailbhe Smyth
# politics - Wednesday 23 September, 2015
Senator Ned O’Sullivan has had a turbulent year. He also spent five weeks in hospital after breaking 12 ribs.
# politics - Tuesday 22 September, 2015
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# politics - Saturday 19 September, 2015
We know, deep down, that if it’s a choice between a 1.5% cut to USC or a 2% cut, most people will vote for the latter no matter what the additional cash could do for people in wheelchairs camped outside government buildings, writes Aaron McKenna.
# politics - Friday 18 September, 2015
The Republican Presidential candidate also failed to correct the questioner who said Obama was Muslim.
# politics - Thursday 17 September, 2015
An apathetic and marginalised electorate have been woken up by the new Labour leader, this shouldn’t be ignored writes Ruairí O’Grady.
# politics - Sunday 13 September, 2015
Joan Burton said voters have to ask themselves if they want a kind of Tory government in power in Ireland.
Since the foundation of the State in 1918, our Dáil has never been less than 84% male, writes Lorraine Courtney.
# politics - Thursday 10 September, 2015
Just one DUP minister will remain in the Executive.
# politics - Monday 7 September, 2015
‘By reducing a woman’s worth down to her appearance, we slyly diminish her role and her value as a contributor to society’, writes Kate O’Connell.
# politics - Sunday 6 September, 2015
According to a new poll, anyway.
# politics - Wednesday 2 September, 2015
It was confirmed yesterday that the former minister will not have to go back to jail for six days to serve out the remainder of his sentence.
# politics - Friday 28 August, 2015
The political establishment hopes connecting Sinn Fein with IRA criminality will help spoil Gerry Adams and Co’s chances in the upcoming election, but they should be careful what they wish for, writes Paul Allen.
# politics - Wednesday 26 August, 2015
Her associates had said she was just on “summer break”.
# politics - Friday 21 August, 2015
It started off as a practical joke, but has since snowballed.
# politics - Wednesday 19 August, 2015
John Evans shines a light on the circumstances surrounding his departure.
There are more women registered to run in the next election than in the entirety of the 2011 campaign, but winning seats is the barometer for success writes Suzanne Collins.
# politics - Friday 14 August, 2015
The polls got things badly wrong prior to the UK general election, and this is a trend that’s set to continue argues John Byrne.
# politics - Friday 7 August, 2015
# politics - Wednesday 29 July, 2015
James Charity says the party lacks policies in a number of areas.
# politics - Sunday 26 July, 2015
There was a drop in support for both Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil in The Sunday Business Post Red C poll.
# politics - Monday 20 July, 2015
“Rein her in there”.
# politics - Friday 17 July, 2015
He’s been getting a lot of flak for his statement to the banking inquiry.
# politics - Wednesday 24 June, 2015
It’s a very Irish thing to fear change, but would some new talent give the Dáil the kickstart it needs?
# politics - Saturday 20 June, 2015
For the first time in over a year, the Soldiers of Destiny are above 20% support.
# politics - Tuesday 2 June, 2015
Ever heard of the 5 Cs of women in politics? Kathryn Reilly has – and they are massive hurdles.
# politics - Thursday 28 May, 2015
Dublin councillor Paul McAuliffe on why his emotions went from disappointment to deflation and then finally to anger on Monday.
# politics - Wednesday 27 May, 2015
How will the party cope with the sudden loss of Averil Power – aka 50% of its female parliamentarians?
# politics - Sunday 24 May, 2015
# politics - Saturday 23 May, 2015
Ireland’s decision to become the first country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage via a popular referendum shows just how much it has changed in recent years.
# politics - Friday 8 May, 2015
SDLP candidate Justin McNulty lost out in Newry & Armagh.
# politics - Wednesday 29 April, 2015
They’re giving it a try.
# politics - Tuesday 28 April, 2015
… because they think the public doesn’t want them to, according to new research.
# politics - Monday 20 April, 2015
“That is a good philosophy for politics!”
# politics - Sunday 19 April, 2015
In a country where few TDs would dare miss a funeral, do we really have a closer connection with our representatives… or do we just make them work harder at fooling us?