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# billy-kelleher - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Health Minister’s business affairs ‘entirely in order’ insists Taoiseach

Enda Kenny was responding to revelations that James Reilly’s name is to be published in the debt monitoring magazine, Stubbs Gazette, this week.

# billy-kelleher - Monday 9 July, 2012

Howlin insists HSE will reach savings target despite €280m overspend

Fianna Fáil has warned that failure to address the HSE’s growing deficit could result in hospital closures.

# billy-kelleher - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Department defends reappointment of top servant who retired 18 months ago

An assistant secretary-general at the Department of Agriculture retired in 2010, but will stay on until October at least.

# billy-kelleher - Monday 6 February, 2012

Reilly under fire over admission that operations will be cancelled

Opposition TDs have warned that waiting times could shoot up after the retirement deadline for health workers this month.

# billy-kelleher - Friday 3 February, 2012

Shatter criticises Kelleher no-show for Friday Dáil debate

But the Fianna Fáil TD who had criticised the government over Friday sittings said he didn’t have to attend today’s Dáil debate and repeated his criticisms.

# billy-kelleher - Sunday 22 January, 2012

James Reilly to blame for rising health insurance costs - FF

The Minister for Health should reverse a “dangerous” policy which is pricing people out of the health insurance market, a Fianna Fáil TD has said.

# billy-kelleher - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Martin unveils second FF front bench in ten weeks

Just 71 days after appointing his new shadow cabinet, Micheál Martin changes ranks – with just three TDs retaining briefs.

# billy-kelleher - Friday 11 February, 2011

On the hustings: A week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail In Pics This post contains images

On the hustings: A week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail

They came, they put on boxing gloves, they aim to conquer – brings you some of the offguard, and possibly posed, moments of GE11.

# billy-kelleher - Wednesday 9 February, 2011

Parties continue debate over backing of bank guarantee

Fianna Fáil, Labour and Fine Gael have all continued their discussion on whether the bank guarantee was a mistake.

# billy-kelleher - Monday 31 January, 2011

Hanafin becomes FF deputy leader as new front bench unveiled Fianna Fáil This post contains images

Hanafin becomes FF deputy leader as new front bench unveiled

Micheál Martin unveils a team of 21 new spokespersons – including some unfamiliar faces from outside the Dáil.

The new Fianna Fáil front bench in full

The 21 names – including two councillors, and 14 without any cabinet experience – who form Fianna Fáil’s new front bench.

# billy-kelleher - Monday 17 January, 2011

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Junior ministers line up to force Cowen out

Fianna Fáil supporters call Brian Cowen a “dead man walking”, says Conor Lenihan, while Billy Kelleher and Willie O’Dea also speak out.

# billy-kelleher - Friday 19 November, 2010

Irish exporting sector continues to boom

The trade surplus – the amount by which Ireland’s exports exceed its imports – grew in September.