# water-charges - Yesterday’s News
These are not your usual tourist traps – these are hidden gems for Dubliners in the know.
# water-charges - Wednesday 21 September, 2016
The Government press office confirmed to TheJournal.ie that Red C polling will conduct the poll to decide the makeup of the assembly.
# water-charges - Tuesday 20 September, 2016
The detective inspector was giving evidence today at the trial of a teenager accused of the false imprisonment of Joan Burton and her advisor.
# water-charges - Wednesday 14 September, 2016
They’ve been accused of a U-Turn on the issue, but Micheál Martin has denied it. What do the facts say?
# water-charges - Tuesday 13 September, 2016
Earlier, Enda Kenny said: “I’m not sure what Fianna Fáil are at here.”
Right2Water is asking people to take to the streets again, and organisers are preparing for a large turnout.
# water-charges - Monday 12 September, 2016
They’re suspended for now but the party wants them gone altogether.
# water-charges - Tuesday 6 September, 2016
Father-of-three Derek Byrne (36), from Streamville Rd, Kilbarrack, Dublin, was fined €300 by Judge Bryan Smyth at Dublin District Court today.
# water-charges - Wednesday 20 July, 2016
The judge says that this had been a problem at a previous hearing.
# water-charges - Sunday 17 July, 2016
The former Labour TD says RTE has focused almost entirely on protests, and almost never reported on the need to improve our water infrastructure.
# water-charges - Monday 11 July, 2016
The suspension of charges was announced by the government as the fifth bill was being issued to customers.
# water-charges - Tuesday 5 July, 2016
In a media interview Joe O’Toole expressed his support for the charges.
# water-charges - Monday 4 July, 2016
Households will longer receive Irish Water bills from this month, as the suspension of water charges begins to take tangible effect.
# water-charges - Wednesday 29 June, 2016
Do households really only use 10% of water, but pay 78% of the cost of funding our water system? FactCheck takes a closer look.
Charges are suspended until the process has been completed.
# water-charges - Monday 27 June, 2016
It has said that Ireland changed its ‘established practice’ under a Fianna Fáil-led government in 2010.
# water-charges - Sunday 12 June, 2016
The former Tánaiste talks abortion, rent supplement and why women have to be tough to be in Irish politics.
# water-charges - Saturday 11 June, 2016
Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes is working on a committee investigating the controversial Panama Papers.
# water-charges - Saturday 4 June, 2016
Kenny has made comments in a newspaper interview about the controversial charges.
# water-charges - Thursday 2 June, 2016
The “Irish exemption” ended when we introduced water charges, the European Commission has told TheJournal.ie.
# water-charges - Tuesday 31 May, 2016
The Commission today issued a statement apparently saying that Ireland is no longer exempt from water charges.
# water-charges - Wednesday 25 May, 2016
The motion called for the immediate scrapping of Irish Water as well as an end to water charges.
Protesters chanted “shame on you” as Kelly made his way to the gates.
# water-charges - Tuesday 24 May, 2016
A Sinn Féin motion calling for the charges to be scrapped will be debated in the Dáil today.
# water-charges - Monday 23 May, 2016
The new junior minister will support the government’s counter-motion, which will suspend the charges for nine months.
# water-charges - Thursday 19 May, 2016
Payments declined as government talks continued.
# water-charges - Monday 16 May, 2016
Just 8% don’t know what they think on the issue.
# water-charges - Saturday 14 May, 2016
It has also been revealed that the programme for installing domestic water meter is now under review following the suspension of charges.
# water-charges - Friday 13 May, 2016
The junior minister had previously said that he would not pay.
# water-charges - Thursday 12 May, 2016
But only in the event of water charges being suspended…
One Labour TD said he would be happy to lead a class action suit on behalf of bill-payers. But is it possible?
# water-charges - Wednesday 11 May, 2016
Independent TDs Finian McGrath and John Halligan have both said they have not paid their Irish Water bill.
# water-charges - Wednesday 4 May, 2016
Jim O’Callaghan said we can’t have a situation where people who haven’t paid their bills can tell people who have, ‘Well tough, you shouldn’t have bothered.’
The charges are going to be suspended.
# water-charges - Tuesday 3 May, 2016
O’Brien said he thinks Irish Water was “the right thing” for the country.
# water-charges - Sunday 1 May, 2016
Leo Varadkar came in for some heavy criticism from both Fianna Fáil and Independent TDs over comments he made about charges this week.
# water-charges - Friday 29 April, 2016
Day 63. Still no government.
Irish Water and water charges remain the biggest stumbling block towards the formation of a new government.
# water-charges - Thursday 28 April, 2016
Day 62. Still no government.
One TD has accused them of getting involved in party politics in an “unacceptable” way.
# water-charges - Wednesday 27 April, 2016
The Dáil debated the issue of Irish Water today – and Kelly has been setting out his stall.