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

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

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

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 Big Philly Style This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.