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#Brian Ó Domhnaill

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It has cost over €360,000 to investigate this senator's €2,000 expense claims
# Donegal County Council
# Donegal County Council

It has cost over €360,000 to investigate this senator's €2,000 expense claims

Jan 22nd 2017, 7:45 AM 22,053 Views 0 Comments

Sipo has ruled that Brian Ó Domhnaill contravened ethics legislation, something he has strongly denied.

Standards Commission finds Fianna Fáil councillor wrongly claimed expenses
# Donegal
# Donegal

Standards Commission finds Fianna Fáil councillor wrongly claimed expenses

Dec 15th 2016, 2:07 PM 12,090 Views 76 Comments

Brian Ó Domhnaill denied any wrongdoing and told the hearing he filled out his expense claims “as honestly as he could”.

It has cost €350,000 to investigate this senator's €2,000 expense claims
# SIPO
# SIPO

It has cost €350,000 to investigate this senator's €2,000 expense claims

Oct 22nd 2016, 6:10 AM 41,274 Views 0 Comments

The disputed expense claims date back to 2006 and 2007, when Brian Ó Domhnaill was a member of Donegal County Council.

It has cost almost €300k to investigate this senator's €2k expense claims
# Donegal County Council
# Donegal County Council

It has cost almost €300k to investigate this senator's €2k expense claims

Jul 13th 2016, 6:05 AM 44,205 Views 0 Comments

Legal and translation fees connected with the case have added up to a significant amount.

A missed opportunity for Guinness and oysters that got lost in translation
# The Road To Donegal
# The Road To Donegal

A missed opportunity for Guinness and oysters that got lost in translation

May 10th 2016, 4:15 PM 21,063 Views 0 Comments

The public hearing into the alleged duplication of expenses by a Fianna Fáil senator was finally held yesterday.

Fianna Fáil senator says he filed expense claims "as honestly as he could"
# Donegal County Council
# Donegal County Council

Fianna Fáil senator says he filed expense claims "as honestly as he could"

May 9th 2016, 11:35 AM 24,834 Views 0 Comments

Brian Ó Domhnaill claimed expenses for attending events in different locations on the same days.

'Disgusting and insensitive': Fianna Fáil senators condemn... Fianna Fáil senators
# Abortion Debate
# Abortion Debate

'Disgusting and insensitive': Fianna Fáil senators condemn... Fianna Fáil senators

Jul 18th 2013, 10:17 PM 14,053 Views 96 Comments

Meanwhile, the Seanad has passed committee stage of the abortion bill by 33 votes to 14 meaning it moves to its final stages next week.

Here are the 15 senators who opposed the abortion legislation
# Abortion Vote
# Abortion Vote

Here are the 15 senators who opposed the abortion legislation

Jul 16th 2013, 5:27 PM 10,827 Views 54 Comments

There was opposition from Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and independent senators as the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill passed second stage in the upper house today.

Revealed: At least 6 Fianna Fáil TDs and most senators to oppose abortion bill
# Abortion
# Abortion

Revealed: At least 6 Fianna Fáil TDs and most senators to oppose abortion bill

Jun 8th 2013, 8:15 AM 6,639 Views 91 Comments

With a free vote, at least a dozen TDs and senators from the main opposition party are likely to oppose the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill, according to a survey carried out by TheJournal.ie.

SIPO investigation into FF senator’s council expenses postponed
# Watchdog
# Watchdog

SIPO investigation into FF senator’s council expenses postponed

Jun 6th 2013, 9:39 PM 7,569 Views 68 Comments

SIPO has postponed indefinitely an investigation into allegations over Brian Ó Domhnaill’s expenses while on Donegal County Council.

Ethics watchdog to hold public hearing into FF senator's council expenses
# Ethics
# Ethics

Ethics watchdog to hold public hearing into FF senator's council expenses

May 30th 2013, 8:51 PM 10,015 Views 25 Comments

SIPO has been investigating allegations over Brian Ó Domhnaill’s expenses while on Donegal County Council since last year.

Laws will make abortion ‘pervasive’ in Ireland: Warning from pro-life TDs
# Abortion
# Abortion

Laws will make abortion ‘pervasive’ in Ireland: Warning from pro-life TDs

Apr 27th 2013, 7:45 AM 10,726 Views 362 Comments

A cross-party group from both sides of the border says real-life examples illustrate the ‘floodgates’ effect.

Fianna Fáil calls on Coillte CEO to take pay cut
# Coillte
# Coillte

Fianna Fáil calls on Coillte CEO to take pay cut

Nov 27th 2011, 4:32 PM 2,964 Views 30 Comments

The call comes as pressure grows for David Gunning to cut his near €300,000 annual salary at the forestry body.

Counting for Seanad’s Labour panel underway, as agricultural seats are completed
# Seanad Elections
# Seanad Elections

Counting for Seanad’s Labour panel underway, as agricultural seats are completed

Apr 27th 2011, 9:20 PM 1,512 Views 0 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s vote management brings home four candidates – but only one of them is backed by Micheál Martin.

Pearse Doherty takes Donegal South West by-election
# By-Elections
# By-Elections

Pearse Doherty takes Donegal South West by-election

Nov 26th 2010, 6:55 PM 1,546 Views 0 Comments

Sinn Féin senator Pearse Doherty tops the polls and takes Dáil seat, after beating rivals with huge first preference vote.

Donegal goes to polls for 'redundant' by-election
# By-Elections
# By-Elections

Donegal goes to polls for 'redundant' by-election

Nov 25th 2010, 9:40 AM 459 Views 0 Comments

The Donegal South-West by-election takes place today, 17 months after the seat came vacant, amid waning enthusiasm.

Doherty blazes ahead in Donegal by-election opinion poll
# By-Elections
# By-Elections

Doherty blazes ahead in Donegal by-election opinion poll

Nov 17th 2010, 3:35 PM 1,683 Views 2 Comments

A Red C poll commissioned by Paddy Power shows Sinn Féin with substantial support ahead of next week’s ballot.