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# burton - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

From The42 Healy and POC levitate before getting down to some heavy lifting at Ireland's gym session today Burton Bounce

# burton - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Greek approach "precisely what this government did", says Tánaiste

The Tánaiste has welcomed Greece’s move to “renegotiate rather than repudiate”.

It's like installing an iPad, Mary Lou... Just a little more complicated

Joan Burton can’t see why everyone’s making such a fuss about that Irish Water grants letter.

# burton - Friday 28 November, 2014

Would Sinn Féin, in power, 'walk out on themselves?' ... Joan Burton's seriously asking

Dáil proceedings were suspended three times in the space of an hour yesterday, after Sinn Féin took issue with comments by Burton.

# burton - Monday 10 November, 2014

Joan Burton has been compared to Margaret Thatcher

And not for the first time either.

# burton - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Water charges: Burton hints at further breaks for lower paid

The issue of bringing in relief for low income workers and the short-term unemployed should be ‘looked at’ according to the Social Protection Minister.

# burton - Monday 7 July, 2014

Burton's social housing promises 'can't be more spin'

The new Labour leader is being asked to scrap the Home Assistance Payment.

# burton - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

VIDEO: Joan Burton on how austerity affects her and Sinn Féin being an 'intensely populist party' Your Questions Answered This post contains videos

VIDEO: Joan Burton on how austerity affects her and Sinn Féin being an 'intensely populist party'

The Labour leadership hopeful answers your questions on regrets, where she sees her party in five years and who she thinks will win the World Cup.

# burton - Friday 30 May, 2014

'I'm the right person at the right time': Alex White joins Joan Burton in contest for Labour leadership

The Minister of State at the Department of Health has promised to “bridge the disconnect” between his party and voters.

# burton - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

'The limits of austerity have been reached': Joan Burton confirms her Labour leadership bid

The party’s deputy leader has confirmed her ambition to replace Eamon Gilmore.