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# billy-lawless - Friday 21 December, 2018

US visa bill for Irish graduates set to be casualty of 'mayhem and crisis' in Washington
# Fall At The Final Hurdle
# Fall At The Final Hurdle

US visa bill for Irish graduates set to be casualty of 'mayhem and crisis' in Washington

Dec 21st 2018, 5:11 PM 21,350 Views 38 Comments

It looks like it won’t pass the Senate in time today.

# billy-lawless - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Ireland is one step closer to lifting the Good Friday alcohol ban
# No Booze
# No Booze

Ireland is one step closer to lifting the Good Friday alcohol ban

Jun 13th 2017, 8:40 PM 25,473 Views 88 Comments

Cabinet approved a number of amendments to a private members bill which would lift the ban.

# billy-lawless - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Poll: Should pubs be allowed open on Good Friday?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should pubs be allowed open on Good Friday?

Feb 23rd 2017, 8:26 PM 34,844 Views 119 Comments

A senator has tabled a bill to end the practice of having to close pubs on that day.

'We've outgrown this dated practice': Bill tabled to open pubs on Good Friday
# Billy Lawless
# Billy Lawless

'We've outgrown this dated practice': Bill tabled to open pubs on Good Friday

Feb 23rd 2017, 3:39 PM 26,133 Views 193 Comments

Irish pubs are an “intrinsic part” of our tourism offering and we should end this practice, said Senator Billy Lawless.