Shane McEntee is the Minister of State at The Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food and a Fine Gael TD for Meath East. McEntee was first elected to the Dail in 2005.
# shane-mcentee - Today’s News
Don’t sweat the small stuff.
# shane-mcentee - Saturday 21 December, 2013
Is enough being done to help out TDs and Senators cope with the abuse they receive and the difficult cases they have to deal with in their constituencies? TheJournal.ie takes a look.
# shane-mcentee - Saturday 12 October, 2013
A lot done, more to do.
# shane-mcentee - Wednesday 5 June, 2013
Hayes succeeds Shane McEntee who died last December.
# shane-mcentee - Tuesday 16 April, 2013
The 26-year-old said it was “an honour” to take up the seat left vacant by her father, Shane.
# shane-mcentee - Friday 12 April, 2013
Nenagh councillor Seamus Morris had criticised Helen McEntee for putting aside her grief to chase a high-paying job.
# shane-mcentee - Wednesday 27 March, 2013
There are 11 candidates in the running for the Meath East seat following the death of Shane McEntee TD.
# shane-mcentee - Sunday 24 March, 2013
Andrew Doyle, the chairman of the Oireachtas Agriculture Committee, has confirmed his interest in filling the vacancy at the Department of Agriculture which arose following the death of Shane McEntee last year.
# shane-mcentee - Thursday 7 March, 2013
Helen McEntee, 26, was chosen unopposed to run as the party’s candidate to fill the seat left vacant after the death of her father, Shane McEntee.
TheJournal.ie has learned that Labour didn’t plan to pick its Meath East candidate for another fortnight – after the new deadline.
Helen McEntee is “virtually certain” to be the Fine Gael candidate in Meath East ahead of the party’s nomination convention in Kells this evening.
# shane-mcentee - Tuesday 5 March, 2013
The date has been announced today meaning there are less than three weeks to go until voters in Meath East decide who they want to fill the seat vacated by the late Shane McEntee.
Helen McEntee, who worked as a secretarial assistant to her late father, is ‘virtually certain’ to be the Fine Gael nominee.
# shane-mcentee - Tuesday 19 February, 2013
Fianna Fáil is set to confirm senator Thomas Byrne as its candidate on Thursday while Sinn Féin is expected to select local activist Darren O’Rourke as its candidate for the forthcoming vote.
# shane-mcentee - Sunday 10 February, 2013
April has been mooted as the possible month for the by-election to be held with Fianna Fáil hoping to capitalise on its growing popularity but could the promissory note deal change things?
# shane-mcentee - Wednesday 6 February, 2013
“He did wonderful work for Ireland, for Government and for the party he loved.”
Legislation granting a legal pardon to Irish deserters who fought for the Allies in World War II will be introduced today.
# shane-mcentee - Wednesday 9 January, 2013
# shane-mcentee - Sunday 6 January, 2013
Many of us are returning to work for the first time tomorrow following the festive period. Here is a round-up of the news stories you may have missed. You are welcome.
# shane-mcentee - Monday 24 December, 2012
Thousands attended the funeral for the late Minister of State, where Taoiseach Enda Kenny was to make a graveside oration.
John Bruton said that public anger at political decisions does not give people the right to abuse TDs.
# shane-mcentee - Sunday 23 December, 2012
The removal of the late Minister of State began at 7pm this evening in Nobber, Co Meath.
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# shane-mcentee - Saturday 22 December, 2012
The late TD and Minister for State, who died yesterday, will be removed to his local church in Meath on Sunday.
# shane-mcentee - Friday 21 December, 2012
Tributes have been paid to the late Fine Gael TD, who died at his home in Co Meath aged 56.
The Nobber man and Minister of State, who was first elected to the Dáil in 2005, was 56 years old.
# shane-mcentee - Wednesday 5 December, 2012
The decision comes following the spread of Chalara fraxinea in the UK and Ireland.
# shane-mcentee - Sunday 17 June, 2012
Shane McEntee’s suggestion that young people shouldn’t get welfare unless they join a work scheme has been labelled “hypocritical” by a youth group.
# shane-mcentee - Friday 18 May, 2012
# shane-mcentee - Wednesday 9 May, 2012
Animal campaigners say that details from the National Parks and Wildlife Service show that the practice is “unacceptable”.
# shane-mcentee - Friday 27 April, 2012
Dept of Agriculture says the grant will assist 152 producers in accessing specialist equipment and facilities for their business.
# shane-mcentee - Wednesday 14 March, 2012
The fallout from the committee defeat meant there were no members of either Fine Gael or Labour present to debate bank interest rates.
# shane-mcentee - Monday 25 April, 2011
Grand National preparations are disrupted after a slogan protesting the Queen’s visit is burnt into turf at the finishing post.