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#Brian Lenihan

# brian-lenihan - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Will Noonan publish the ECB letter that forced Ireland into a bailout?

Fianna Fáil has called on Michael Noonan to publish Jean-Claude Trichet’s letter himself, after the minister said it should be released.

# brian-lenihan - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Highest earners paid more tax in 2010 Tax

Highest earners paid more tax in 2010

The additional tax payments by high earners yielded an extra €80 million for Revenue in 2010.

# brian-lenihan - Saturday 28 July, 2012

9 videos that sum-up Ireland's banking and economic collapse Memories This post contains videos

9 videos that sum-up Ireland's banking and economic collapse

“We are where we are” and “we all partied”. We look back at those turbulent two years that led us towards Ireland’s current economic state.

# brian-lenihan - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

The investigation of Seán FitzPatrick: a timeline of the story so far

Seán FitzPatrick has kept a low-profile in recent years but there are indications he could soon face charges in connection with alleged financial irregularities at Anglo Irish Bank. Here’s what’s been happening…

# brian-lenihan - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

From The42 Cork City sign promising youngster Lenihan Potential

Cork City sign promising youngster Lenihan

Talented teenager Brian Lenihan has joined the Leesiders, the club announced today.

# brian-lenihan - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

FF says Taoiseach must clarify suggestion bank guarantee file was shredded

Enda Kenny said today there was no file in the Department of Taoiseach related to the discussions surrounding the bank guarantee of September 2008, suggesting it may have been shredded.

# brian-lenihan - Sunday 10 June, 2012

Anniversary of Brian Lenihan's death: A political career in pictures Anniversary This post contains images

Anniversary of Brian Lenihan's death: A political career in pictures

The former Minister for Finance died one year ago today after a battle with cancer.

# brian-lenihan - Friday 9 March, 2012

Advisers, laundry and people kicked out: the new Dáil's first year in numbers

Just how busy has the new government been? Well, they’ve cut their own pay – but they produce less legislation.

# brian-lenihan - Friday 2 March, 2012

Martin promises "swift and comprehensive" action on Mahon findings

Micheál Martin addresses the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis in Dublin this evening on plans for party reform.

# brian-lenihan - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Here’s how the government has spent over €104k on photography

Figures revealed this week detail how over €104,000 has been spent by the government on photography since it took office.

# brian-lenihan - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Dublin West candidates spent €143,000 on campaigns

Fianna Fáil candidate David McGuinness recorded the highest expenses, according to SIPO.

# brian-lenihan - Thursday 2 February, 2012

EU treaty is 'not a solution to euro crisis' - former Lenihan advisor

The former special advisor to Brian Lenihan will deliver his view on the EU fiscal compact treaty to the Oireachtas EU Affairs Committee today.

# brian-lenihan - Friday 30 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday

In tonight’s Fix: Smacking ban could be on the way; how Ireland looked from abroad in 2011; and the unfortunate power of Twitter…

Top 10 TheJournal.ie stories that you searched for in 2011 Review 2011 This post contains images

Top 10 TheJournal.ie stories that you searched for in 2011

What do Darron Gibson, Olivia O’Leary, Brian Lenihan and the ‘super-moon’ all have in common? You’re about to find out…

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Programme to detail Brian Lenihan's 17-hour days while battling illness

A special edition of the Cloch Le Carn series on RTÉ tonight will look back at Lenihan’s life in politics and battles both personal and economic.

# brian-lenihan - Sunday 11 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge The most important people of the last 14 years* (slideshow) VIPS This post contains images

The most important people of the last 14 years* (slideshow)

*According to the new edition of the Chambers Biographical Dictionary, these include Brian Cowen, the founders of Twitter and Cheryl Cole.

# brian-lenihan - Thursday 8 December, 2011

Europe gives green light to extending Ireland's bank guarantee

The European Commission has approved the extension of the government bank’s guarantee – for six months longer than needed.

# brian-lenihan - Sunday 4 December, 2011

In photos: Memorable Budget days of the past Budget 2012 This post contains images

In photos: Memorable Budget days of the past

Bruton’s VAT on children’s shoes, McCreevy’s decentralisation, Mac the Knife, ‘turning a corner’ – and plenty more.

# brian-lenihan - Monday 28 November, 2011

Discussions for potential bailout happened months before announcement

IMF’s Ajai Chopra tells Prime Time special programme tonight that discussions started in summer 2010.

# brian-lenihan - Thursday 24 November, 2011

It's official*: Michael Noonan is better than Brian Lenihan

*That’s according to the Financial Times’s annual ranking of EU finance ministers. But it’s not all good news for Noonan…

# brian-lenihan - Monday 21 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know by 9am: Reports that dole could be cut, Mayo Garda station in firebomb attack, Robbie helps Galaxy to MLS glory, and the anniversary we’d rather forget

The bailout in quotes: from denial to deal

A year after the government announced it was negotiating a bailout deal, TheJournal.ie takes a look back over the comments and quotes of the bailout.

# brian-lenihan - Saturday 19 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…

# brian-lenihan - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Noonan confirms plans to extend bank guarantee

Michael Noonan has accepted the advice of Patrick Honohan and proposes to extend the Eligible Liabilities Guarantee Scheme.

# brian-lenihan - Monday 7 November, 2011

Guess how many Irish tax exiles have paid the new 'rich tax'?

The levy was brought in to encourage super-rich tax exiles to pay their fair share – but funnily enough, they’re not exactly lining up to pay…

# brian-lenihan - Thursday 13 October, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

13 names in the running for Dublin West by-election

Six non-party candidates line up against seven from established parties, in the by-election to fill Brian Lenihan’s old seat.

# brian-lenihan - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Brian Lenihan 'did an outstanding job in extraordinarily difficult circumstances'

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has hailed the late Brian Lenihan for his actions when he was Minister for Finance.

# brian-lenihan - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Government confirms October 27 as polling date for by-election

The election to fill Brian Lenihan’s seat in Dublin West will be held alongside the Presidential Election and two referenda.

Bank guarantee was ‘panic rather than a plan’, says former UK chancellor

Alistair Darling has given his own insight into the decisions taken by Brian Lenihan at the time of the bank guarantee.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you should know this morning…

# brian-lenihan - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you should know this morning…

# brian-lenihan - Saturday 20 August, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know: the latest on the murder of two Down women in Turkey, the grim outlook for the Waterford whale, a high-profile defection in Libya, and Simon Cowell’s plans for the afterlife

# brian-lenihan - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Éamon Ó Cuív appointed FF's deputy leader as Martin shuffles frontbench Fianna Fáil This post contains a poll

Éamon Ó Cuív appointed FF's deputy leader as Martin shuffles frontbench

Fianna Fáil’s third reshuffle in seven months also sees Michael McGrath promoted to the position of finance spokesman.

# brian-lenihan - Sunday 24 July, 2011

Conor Lenihan 'will not run' for late brother Brian's seat

The former Fianna Fáil minister will be overlooked in favour of a younger face, according to reports.

# brian-lenihan - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Government cuts its first quango - under Fianna Fáil's proposals

The National Consumer Agency will be merged with the Competition Authority under plans approved by cabinet.

# brian-lenihan - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Brian Lenihan funeral hears of “great young man cut off in prime of life” Brian Lenihan This post contains images

Brian Lenihan funeral hears of “great young man cut off in prime of life”

Mourners in west Dublin hear of “cruel irony” that Lenihan became one of first home care patients of Blanchardstown hospice he helped get built.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning, including: the funeral of the late Brian Lenihan; Greece has lowest-rated credit in the world; and what women really want…