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# barry cowen

Last month
June 2024
Luke 'Ming' Flanagan tops the poll in Midlands-North West but no candidates elected
This year
Fianna Fáil European election rivals Blaney and Cowen in spat over border checks
'Not a dancer, or a jockey, or a shock jock or a chancer': Barry Cowen on his bid for an MEP seat
'No point whinging': Cowen 'accepts' surprise decision to add two candidates to his election ticket
Fianna Fáil adds senators Chambers and Blaney to 'ambitious' Midlands-North West ticket
Over 70 households facing eviction in Westmeath as politicians urge coordinated councils response
Last year
TD Barry Cowen and MEP Mick Wallace will run for European Parliament next year
Future of Derrinlough factory unclear as Bord na Móna says it's exploring options for the site
'It's pure electioneering': Barry Cowen hits out at Fine Gael
Barry Cowen sorry 'if people find' comparison between eviction ban and free sweets offensive
FF's Barry Cowen compares extending eviction ban to 'making sweets free for children'
All time
Taoiseach pours cold water over suggestion to reduce inheritance tax threshold
'Enough is enough': Cowen says those responsible for energy crisis must be held accountable
Fianna Fáil TD calls for Robert Watt to be made boss of the HSE and the Dept of Health
AIB should 'reconsider' decision to make 70 branches cashless, says Taoiseach
ESB assures staff it had no hand in 'orchestrated' energy crisis, following TD's Dáil claims
Barry Cowen claims the ESB may have ‘orchestrated’ the current energy crisis
Fianna Fáil's Cowen seeks special party meeting following 'alarming' by-election result
Poll: Should Micheál Martin lead Fianna Fáil into the next general election?
Donegal TD Charlie McConalogue named to replace Dara Calleary as Agriculture Minister
Barry Cowen ministerial sacking was 'particularly personally difficult', Micheál Martin says
'It's a hard price to pay': Barry Cowen says he is 'not a victim' following sacking as Agriculture Minister
Mayo councillors hail Dara Calleary appointment as 'positive' step after initial Cabinet snub
Dara Calleary appointed new Agriculture Minister following sacking of Barry Cowen
'The opposition didn't ask for a head on a plate': TDs react to Taoiseach's explanation for sacking Cowen
A timeline: How the Barry Cowen drink-driving saga unfolded
Taoiseach says Cowen's refusal to answer questions in the Dáil was 'not acceptable'
Shock among TDs over sacking of Barry Cowen
Barry Cowen sacked as Agriculture Minister following drink-driving ban controversy
Taoiseach says he has seen Cowen's Garda drink driving file, says the document is 'not quite as portrayed'
Minister denies being source on Barry Cowen drink-driving ban report
Barry Cowen disputes 'incorrect' Garda report of what happened at drink-driving checkpoint in 2016
RSA chair: 'I think everybody in public life should obey the law'
Over 35,000 drivers currently driving on their fourth or subsequent learner permit
'It just beggars belief': Head of road safety group says questions remain over Cowen drink driving ban
'A source of deep regret': Barry Cowen apologises to Dáil over drink driving ban
Barry Cowen to give statement in the Dáil tomorrow about drink-driving ban
'A terribly stupid, stupid mistake': Barry Cowen says he's embarassed and humiliated over driving ban
'His remorse is genuine': Taoiseach backs Barry Cowen over drink-driving ban
Former Taoiseach Brian Cowen 'making steady recovery' following stroke last year, Barry Cowen says