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#Big Philly Style

# big-philly-style - Monday 17 July, 2017

Ireland's Phil Hogan has been presented with a medal of honour by the Republic of Austria
# Big Philly Style
# Big Philly Style

Ireland's Phil Hogan has been presented with a medal of honour by the Republic of Austria

Jul 17th 2017, 3:54 PM 13,682 Views 99 Comments

Hogan is Ireland’s representative on the European Commission.

# big-philly-style - Friday 16 October, 2015

'His next sentence stopped me in my tracks': McMahon's chat with a Ballymun youngster
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# Big Philly Style

'His next sentence stopped me in my tracks': McMahon's chat with a Ballymun youngster

Oct 16th 2015, 12:33 PM 11,995 Views 23 Comments

Philly McMahon will tonight be named as the GWA Football Personality of the Year.

# big-philly-style - Monday 2 March, 2015

'A kick in the backside': Sinn Féin MEP on THAT smackdown from Phil Hogan
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# Big Philly Style

'A kick in the backside': Sinn Féin MEP on THAT smackdown from Phil Hogan

Mar 2nd 2015, 5:53 PM 14,548 Views 32 Comments

Matt Carthy was on the receiving end of a political smackdown from Ireland’s European Commissioner last year.

# big-philly-style - Monday 9 February, 2015

It's 20 years since Phil Hogan leaked the Budget and had to resign
# On His Sword
# On His Sword

It's 20 years since Phil Hogan leaked the Budget and had to resign

Feb 9th 2015, 10:50 AM 33,263 Views 39 Comments

The unassuming politician, as we all know, immediately bowed out of public life and hasn’t been heard from since…

# big-philly-style - Monday 22 December, 2014

There are no records of some meetings Phil Hogan had about Irish Water
# Big Philly Style
# Big Philly Style

There are no records of some meetings Phil Hogan had about Irish Water

Dec 22nd 2014, 9:40 AM 12,635 Views 53 Comments

Fresh details – or the lack of – about discussions between Bord Gáis and the then-environment minister have emerged.

# big-philly-style - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Phil Hogan is settling into his role in Europe - and he wants to look after farmers
# Big Philly Style
# Big Philly Style

Phil Hogan is settling into his role in Europe - and he wants to look after farmers

Nov 22nd 2014, 7:00 AM 6,818 Views 42 Comments

Not just Irish farmers.

# big-philly-style - Friday 31 October, 2014

'Water is not free' - Hogan says it's either water charges or more income tax
# Big Philly Style
# Big Philly Style

'Water is not free' - Hogan says it's either water charges or more income tax

Oct 31st 2014, 8:03 PM 27,797 Views 313 Comments

Hogan said people can protest if they like but the charges are not going anywhere.

# big-philly-style - Monday 11 August, 2014

Nobody knows which EU job Phil Hogan is getting... but we know which one he wants
# Big Philly Style
# Big Philly Style

Nobody knows which EU job Phil Hogan is getting... but we know which one he wants

Aug 11th 2014, 11:18 AM 6,894 Views 74 Comments

Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes says the decision is a matter for Jean Claude Juncker…

# big-philly-style - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

'You can't make an omelette without breaking eggs': Hogan defends Irish Water spending
# Big Philly Style
# Big Philly Style

'You can't make an omelette without breaking eggs': Hogan defends Irish Water spending

Jan 15th 2014, 12:54 PM 10,365 Views 129 Comments

The Environment Minister has been called on to resign by Sinn Féin’s Gerry Adams today.

# big-philly-style - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Donegal councillors have to agree a budget next Monday - or they'll be removed
# Dissolution Threat
# Dissolution Threat

Donegal councillors have to agree a budget next Monday - or they'll be removed

Jan 8th 2014, 3:24 PM 9,188 Views 46 Comments

And Phil ‘Big Phil’ Hogan will be doing the removal…

# big-philly-style - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Hogan: No point having elected mayor for Dublin unless position is meaningful
# Dublin Mayor
# Dublin Mayor

Hogan: No point having elected mayor for Dublin unless position is meaningful

Oct 3rd 2013, 6:00 AM 2,969 Views 31 Comments

The government intends to hold a referendum at the same time as the local elections next year to ask Dublin residents whether or not they want an elected mayor for the capital.

# big-philly-style - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Hogan is going nowhere, but sees "no way back" for Fine Gael rebels
# Big Philly Style
# Big Philly Style

Hogan is going nowhere, but sees "no way back" for Fine Gael rebels

Sep 3rd 2013, 12:40 PM 4,721 Views 27 Comments

The Minister for Environment says that he is “very happy” to be in the cabinet and is not expecting a call to replace European Commissioner Máire Geoghegan Quinn.