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#Sinn Féin

# sinn-fein - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Micheál Martin: 'Fianna Fáil will reflect on committee's call for terminations up to 12 weeks'

The Cork TD discusses how the abortion issue will be difficult for his party and how Fianna Fáil hasn’t ruled out running candidates in the north.

# sinn-fein - Thursday 14 December, 2017

'We have further to go': Why three Sinn Féin politicians abstained in an Eighth Committee vote

Louise O’Reilly said the motion to allow unrestricted access to a termination up to 12 weeks went “slightly beyond party policy”.

# sinn-fein - Thursday 7 December, 2017

# sinn-fein - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

McDonald says grassroots members want Sinn Féin to 'shape up' in dealing with bullying claims

Mary Lou McDonald said she would “lead from the front” in dealing with such issues if elected leader of the party.

# sinn-fein - Monday 4 December, 2017

It's an end of an era for Sinn Féin as An Phoblacht ceases publication

An Phoblacht has been in production in its current form since 1970.

# sinn-fein - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Councillor becomes second Galway-based Sinn Féin politician to quit party this week

Gabe Cronnelly’s is the latest in a spate of resignations in the party.

# sinn-fein - Saturday 2 December, 2017

Sinn Féin will have its new leader by the end of February

It was announced today that an Ard Fheis will be held to elect the party’s new Uachtarán.

# sinn-fein - Friday 1 December, 2017

# sinn-fein - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Sinn Féin senator quits, alleging 'serious disciplinary issues' in the party

Trevor Ó Clochartaigh claims there were “serious breaches” of Sinn Féin’s code of conduct in Galway West.

# sinn-fein - Saturday 25 November, 2017

All to play for: Timely opinion poll shows FG dropping and FF catching

The poll has been released as the country faces a potential election.

Boost for Sinn Féin as 20% say they'd be more likely to vote for party under new leader

Mary Lou McDonald is widely tipped to take over after several senior figures ruled themselves out.

# sinn-fein - Friday 24 November, 2017

Poll: Would you welcome a general election in the next two months? On The Brink This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you welcome a general election in the next two months?

A return to the polls is looking increasingly likely with neither Fine Gael nor Fianna Fáil apparently willing to cede ground over the Frances Fitzgerald email controversy.

Leo Varadkar's trip to Africa set to be cancelled as political storm escalates

Varadkar is scheduled to travel to Mali and Coast Ivory next week.

# sinn-fein - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Sinn Féin submits motion of no confidence in Tanaiste

Tánaiste and former Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald has come under fire over how much she knew.

# sinn-fein - Monday 20 November, 2017

Two of Mary Lou's potential rivals have ruled themselves out of the SF leadership race

Who will take over from Gerry Adams? It won’t be Michelle O’Neill or Pearse Doherty.

# sinn-fein - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Gerry Adams will not stand for Irish presidency

Adams will not stand for election in the next Dáíl either.

# sinn-fein - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Gerry Adams announces he is to step down as Sinn Féín president next year

Adams will not stand for election in the next Dáíl either.

# sinn-fein - Friday 17 November, 2017

Sinn Féin vote paves the way for party to enter government as junior partner

Earlier today, Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin ruled out going into government with Sinn Féin.

# sinn-fein - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Minister orders report into vaginal mesh devices after Irish women experience 'constant pain'

The health minister said he takes it “extraordinarily seriously” if anyone is experiencing pain as a result of a surgery in this country.

# sinn-fein - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Sinn Féin TD says people need 'Minister Joe Duffy' to get action on harassment and bullying claims

“Why, in 2017, must women use the front pages of newspapers to achieve justice and a workplace free of harassment and bullying?”

# sinn-fein - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Sinn Féin councillor resigns, claiming he was subjected to 'litany of bullying behaviour'

Sinn Féin has said Seamus Morris’ resignation has come as “no surprise”.

# sinn-fein - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Varadkar warns there should be no return to direct rule in phone call to Theresa May

The deadline to make a deal has already passed.

# sinn-fein - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Direct rule or not, Northern Ireland's budget will be passed in Westminster

It comes after the failure of the DUP and Sinn Féin to reach a deal.

# sinn-fein - Friday 27 October, 2017

Can Sinn Féin and the DUP reach a deal in the North? We'll get an update today

A deep division has been exposed between the parties on the Irish language.

# sinn-fein - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Sinn Féin the big loser in latest opinion poll

The latest opinion poll by Red C for the Sunday Business Post shows somewhat diminishing returns for Gerry Adams’ party.

# sinn-fein - Friday 20 October, 2017

Derry mayor refuses to meet Prince Charles during royal visit

Maolíosa McHugh cited Charles’ links to the Parachute Regiment that was responsible for the Bloody Sunday killings.

# sinn-fein - Thursday 19 October, 2017

'Workers are being told "bugger off, you're 65 now". It's not fair'

The Independent Alliance want Paschal Donohoe to give workers the option to work until the age of 66 if they choose.

# sinn-fein - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Varadkar won't support motion which reverses pension cut for taking time out of the workforce

Many are angry that their State pension payments are significantly smaller than they would have been before 2012.

# sinn-fein - Friday 13 October, 2017

Chances of a Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil government just got a lot smaller

TD Shane Cassells said people shouldn’t be fooled by Gerry Adams’ ‘cuddly’ tweets.

# sinn-fein - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Sinn Féin wants to abolish the property tax at a cost of €440 million

The party also proposes a 7% levy on incomes over €100,000.

# sinn-fein - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Cork councillor with young baby back at work after discovering she's not entitled to maternity leave

Legislation states that a representative must resign if they haven’t attended a meeting in six months.

# sinn-fein - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Fine Gael has jumped in the latest opinion poll to its highest level since the election

The party now commands a 30% level of support.

# sinn-fein - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Sinn Féin expels three Wicklow councillors from party

One of the councillors, Gerry O’Neill, first heard the news from an RTÉ journalist.

# sinn-fein - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Fine Gael is riding high in the latest opinion poll

It’s good news all round for Leo Varadkar this morning.

# sinn-fein - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Fine Gael MEP says Ireland needs to re-examine its neutrality ahead of Brexit

Jean-Claude Juncker has called for the EU to implement plans for a common defence strategy

# sinn-fein - Sunday 10 September, 2017

The National Children's Hospital won't be named after a saint, but what should it be called?

The new name has come from a staff suggestion process, but hasn’t been revealed yet.

# sinn-fein - Saturday 9 September, 2017

'The British don't care that every strand of the Good Friday Agreement is undermined by Brexit'

Sinn Féin’s deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald said her party want to be in government on both sides of the border.

# sinn-fein - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Fresh calls for Garda Commissioner to step down after latest revelations about false breath tests

Questions are being raised after 500,000 more false garda breath tests have been found.

DUP MP says act for 'failing' Irish language would be discriminatory

Sammy Wilson says the language is in decline south of the border.

# sinn-fein - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Adams denies 'toxic' party atmosphere as Sinn Féin councillor steps down over bullying claims

The party said it had investigated the allegations and found no evidence to support the Limerick councillor’s claims.