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#Catherine Murphy

# catherine-murphy - Friday 2 April, 2021

Healthcare workers being vaccinated 'will be taken into consideration' in reviewing maternity hospital restrictions
# Maternity Hospitals
# Maternity Hospitals

Healthcare workers being vaccinated 'will be taken into consideration' in reviewing maternity hospital restrictions

Apr 2nd 2021, 5:37 PM 27,228 Views 12 Comments

The easing of maternity hospital restrictions was not included in the government’s roadmap for reopening the country.

# catherine-murphy - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Pregnancy, parenting and politics: 'It's not advisable to go on a campaign trail two weeks postpartum'
# Women In Politics
# Women In Politics

Pregnancy, parenting and politics: 'It's not advisable to go on a campaign trail two weeks postpartum'

Mar 14th 2021, 6:30 AM 30,563 Views 2 Comments

This week saw the government announce Justice Helen McEntee will take six months of paid maternity leave, but the conversation has already turned to bigger questions.

# catherine-murphy - Friday 25 December, 2020

Driving unaccompanied: Learner drivers fined total of over €100,000 for not paying fixed charge notices
# Clancy Amendment
# Clancy Amendment

Driving unaccompanied: Learner drivers fined total of over €100,000 for not paying fixed charge notices

Dec 25th 2020, 6:45 AM 24,771 Views 44 Comments

Since the beginning of 2019, over 11,600 fixed charge notices have been issued to learner drivers.

# catherine-murphy - Thursday 3 December, 2020

Gardaí to get access to suspects' phones as part of plan to tackle white-collar crime and corruption
# Hamilton Report
# Hamilton Report

Gardaí to get access to suspects' phones as part of plan to tackle white-collar crime and corruption

Updated Dec 3rd 2020, 2:48 PM 41,855 Views 57 Comments

A review had also recommended that the Ethics Acts be strengthened to address instances where breaches come to light after Oireachtas members have left office.

# catherine-murphy - Friday 17 July, 2020

The Criminal Assets Bureau has returned almost €10 million to the taxpayer since 2018
# Proceeds Of Crime
# Proceeds Of Crime

The Criminal Assets Bureau has returned almost €10 million to the taxpayer since 2018

Jul 17th 2020, 6:10 AM 11,647 Views 23 Comments

Over €5 million has come from Revenue investigations with CAB.

# catherine-murphy - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Covid-19 puts brakes on expansion of 24-hour bus services in Dublin city
# Around The Clock
# Around The Clock

Covid-19 puts brakes on expansion of 24-hour bus services in Dublin city

Jul 9th 2020, 12:05 AM 17,104 Views 10 Comments

The National Transport Authority has said additional PSO funding will be needed this year to continue delivering the existing level of services.

# catherine-murphy - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Social Democrats rule out entering coalition with Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael
# Soc Dems Out
# Soc Dems Out

Social Democrats rule out entering coalition with Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael

May 13th 2020, 10:07 PM 21,881 Views 98 Comments

The party raised concerns about austerity in the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic.

# catherine-murphy - Monday 6 April, 2020

Catherine Murphy: Revenue's relaxation of residency rules for Irish tax exiles is 'tone deaf'
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Catherine Murphy: Revenue's relaxation of residency rules for Irish tax exiles is 'tone deaf'

Apr 6th 2020, 10:45 AM 50,439 Views 73 Comments

Normally, citizens who have chosen to live abroad for tax purposes can spend no more than 182 days a year living in Ireland.

# catherine-murphy - Monday 17 February, 2020

Here's who is in the mix for the job of keeping order in the next Dáil
# Ceann Comhairle
# Ceann Comhairle

Here's who is in the mix for the job of keeping order in the next Dáil

Feb 17th 2020, 1:50 PM 25,056 Views 15 Comments

Social Democrats TD Catherine Murphy is not ruling herself out of the running for Ceann Comhairle.

# catherine-murphy - Monday 3 February, 2020

The Candidate Podcast: Richard Boyd Barrett, Peadar Tóibín and Catherine Murphy answer your election questions
# The Candidate Podcast
# The Candidate Podcast

The Candidate Podcast: Richard Boyd Barrett, Peadar Tóibín and Catherine Murphy answer your election questions

Feb 3rd 2020, 8:00 PM 7,181 Views 8 Comments

We put your questions to those looking for your votes.

# catherine-murphy - Sunday 2 February, 2020

What's your big election question for Catherine Murphy? It's YOUR chance to ask
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

What's your big election question for Catherine Murphy? It's YOUR chance to ask

Feb 2nd 2020, 7:00 PM 11,446 Views 62 Comments

We want to put your questions to all the party leaders before 8 February.

# catherine-murphy - Friday 31 January, 2020

FactCheck: The claims from the final party leaders' debate of this year's election campaign
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: The claims from the final party leaders' debate of this year's election campaign

Jan 31st 2020, 7:35 PM 13,676 Views 34 Comments

We looked at more of the claims made during last night’s last leaders debate.

Social Democrats propose affordable homes at €200k and the end to commuter hell in election manifesto
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

Social Democrats propose affordable homes at €200k and the end to commuter hell in election manifesto

Jan 31st 2020, 4:19 PM 25,341 Views 52 Comments

Entitled ‘Invest in Better’, the party said the document sets out a uniquely Irish version of the Nordic model”.

# catherine-murphy - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Fine Gael promises to cap hospital parking at €10 per day, SF says fees should be scrapped altogether
# Campaign Pledges
# Campaign Pledges

Fine Gael promises to cap hospital parking at €10 per day, SF says fees should be scrapped altogether

Jan 22nd 2020, 8:10 AM 17,908 Views 125 Comments

Public hospitals earned just over €11.7 million from car parking fees last year.

# catherine-murphy - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Flanagan says law to allow gardaí disclose a partner's abusive history 'not considered necessary'
# Domestic Abuse
# Domestic Abuse

Flanagan says law to allow gardaí disclose a partner's abusive history 'not considered necessary'

Jan 11th 2020, 6:00 AM 12,053 Views 37 Comments

Under UK law, a member of the public can ask police to tell them if their partner may pose a risk to them.

# catherine-murphy - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Catherine Murphy interview: 'This government has got away with murder because of Brexit'
# Social Democrats
# Social Democrats

Catherine Murphy interview: 'This government has got away with murder because of Brexit'

Sep 1st 2019, 10:00 PM 43,496 Views 46 Comments

The Social Democrats co-leader spoke to us about commuter gridlock and her party’s view on working with Labour.

# catherine-murphy - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Catherine Murphy 'not surprised' John Delaney used defamation actions against Irish media
# Political Football
# Political Football

Catherine Murphy 'not surprised' John Delaney used defamation actions against Irish media

Aug 27th 2019, 6:15 AM 41,917 Views 35 Comments

The Social Democrats co-leader said ‘others have done exactly the same’.

# catherine-murphy - Thursday 16 May, 2019

HSE 'made eejits of' Government by appointing PwC to review National Children's Hospital costs
# PAC
# PAC

HSE 'made eejits of' Government by appointing PwC to review National Children's Hospital costs

May 16th 2019, 7:56 PM 16,349 Views 39 Comments

The firm was found to have ‘high level’ input into a decision to continue with constructing the project last year.

# catherine-murphy - Friday 8 March, 2019

Dublin City Council built just 74 new social houses last year
# Housing
# Housing

Dublin City Council built just 74 new social houses last year

Mar 8th 2019, 6:10 AM 15,429 Views 27 Comments

The Housing Department released a breakdown of figures this week.

# catherine-murphy - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

John Delaney and other football bosses invited to appear before Oireachtas committee
# FAI
# FAI

John Delaney and other football bosses invited to appear before Oireachtas committee

Nov 28th 2018, 3:09 PM 35,260 Views 76 Comments

TD Catherine Murphy says there are concerns about salaries and transparency within the FAI.

# catherine-murphy - Monday 12 November, 2018

'It's clearly not working': TDs hit out at Rent Pressure Zone laws as prices continue to soar
# Rental Crisis
# Rental Crisis

'It's clearly not working': TDs hit out at Rent Pressure Zone laws as prices continue to soar

Nov 12th 2018, 2:09 PM 19,522 Views 81 Comments

The latest Daft.ie quarterly report found that the average monthly rent nationwide is €1,334.

# catherine-murphy - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

'The bid is contaminated': Communications Minister questioned over dinner with Broadband Plan bidder
# Leaders' Quesions
# Leaders' Quesions

'The bid is contaminated': Communications Minister questioned over dinner with Broadband Plan bidder

Oct 10th 2018, 5:26 PM 13,807 Views 59 Comments

The contract for the plan is estimated to be worth up to half a billion euro.

# catherine-murphy - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

'A cynical political attack': Ministers hit out at questioning over €317,000 President's allowance
# THE PAC
# THE PAC

'A cynical political attack': Ministers hit out at questioning over €317,000 President's allowance

Sep 26th 2018, 3:05 PM 15,449 Views 57 Comments

Questions surrounding the payment were raised at the Public Accounts Committee yesterday.

# catherine-murphy - Friday 20 July, 2018

Olympic Council has €300,000 funding approved on basis it's not to be used on 'legacy issues'
# Rio Olympics
# Rio Olympics

Olympic Council has €300,000 funding approved on basis it's not to be used on 'legacy issues'

Jul 20th 2018, 6:10 AM 7,338 Views 17 Comments

Last year, €300,000 of government funding was withheld.

# catherine-murphy - Friday 18 May, 2018

'I know her as an innocent child': Tributes paid to murdered Anastasia Kriegel
# Anastasia Kriegel
# Anastasia Kriegel

'I know her as an innocent child': Tributes paid to murdered Anastasia Kriegel

May 18th 2018, 1:59 PM 51,609 Views 26 Comments

She has been described as a popular and confident person.

# catherine-murphy - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Filibustering: Here's why a decision to deploy a little-used Dáil rule caused ructions this week
# Please Stop
# Please Stop

Filibustering: Here's why a decision to deploy a little-used Dáil rule caused ructions this week

May 12th 2018, 8:15 AM 24,414 Views 34 Comments

TDs such as Mattie McGrath, Danny and Michael Healy Rae were accused of filibustering this week.

# catherine-murphy - Monday 23 April, 2018

It's 2018 and the Irish media is still talking about the 'sex appeal' of female politicians
# It's 2018 Lads
From The Daily Edge
# It's 2018 Lads

It's 2018 and the Irish media is still talking about the 'sex appeal' of female politicians

Apr 23rd 2018, 1:30 PM 4,913 Views 7 Comments

A headline in the Irish Examiner read ‘There’s no denying Mary Lou’s sex appeal’.

# catherine-murphy - Friday 13 April, 2018

Data Commissioner expected to investigate potential IBRC data breach after complaint made
# Bank Documents
# Bank Documents

Data Commissioner expected to investigate potential IBRC data breach after complaint made

Apr 13th 2018, 12:10 AM 10,817 Views 0 Comments

The Department of Finance confirmed that a former IBRC bank official had IBRC documents, and attempted to use them in an ongoing court case.

# catherine-murphy - Friday 30 March, 2018

PAC 'not satisfied' Garda College still operating under multiple tax codes
# Training College
# Training College

PAC 'not satisfied' Garda College still operating under multiple tax codes

Mar 30th 2018, 6:45 AM 11,144 Views 23 Comments

In its latest report, the PAC state that last year the gardaí declared its intention to the committee to bring the organisation under one tax code by the end of March.

# catherine-murphy - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Eighth Amendment Committee to publicly discuss allegations of bias this afternoon
# The Eighth
# The Eighth

Eighth Amendment Committee to publicly discuss allegations of bias this afternoon

Nov 22nd 2017, 10:02 AM 7,031 Views 119 Comments

Two members of the committee have accused the proceedings of being biased.

# catherine-murphy - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Bring JobPath fraud claims to me and I'll investigate, says minister
# Jobseekers
# Jobseekers

Bring JobPath fraud claims to me and I'll investigate, says minister

Oct 7th 2017, 7:30 AM 20,129 Views 28 Comments

Catherine MurphyTD has raised serious concerns in the Dáil regarding the activation programme, JobPath.

# catherine-murphy - Thursday 21 September, 2017

We'll hear from the acting Garda boss next week - he's been called before the PAC
# Closed Stations
# Closed Stations

We'll hear from the acting Garda boss next week - he's been called before the PAC

Sep 21st 2017, 4:26 PM 9,472 Views 30 Comments

The committee want to know what criteria was considered when the decision was made to re-open a number of Garda stations.

# catherine-murphy - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Call for 'use it or lose it' policy to stop land hoarding by speculators
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Call for 'use it or lose it' policy to stop land hoarding by speculators

Sep 7th 2017, 3:00 PM 15,828 Views 94 Comments

The Social Democrats party has said land hoarding is happening on a widespread basis and speculators “need to be taken on”.

# catherine-murphy - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Emotional damage to homeless children should be examined by Children's Ombudsman
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Emotional damage to homeless children should be examined by Children's Ombudsman

Sep 2nd 2017, 6:15 AM 5,159 Views 21 Comments

New figures show there were 2,423 children in emergency accommodation in the Dublin at the end of July.

# catherine-murphy - Friday 11 August, 2017

Snooping on Pulse: Nine gardaí facing disciplinary action for misuse of the system
# Sanctioned
# Sanctioned

Snooping on Pulse: Nine gardaí facing disciplinary action for misuse of the system

Aug 11th 2017, 12:01 AM 34,883 Views 40 Comments

Former Justice Minister said some gardaí were using the Pulse system as a “social website”.

# catherine-murphy - Sunday 25 June, 2017

'No wonder there's such a delay': Just four staff in unit tasked with delivering housing
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'No wonder there's such a delay': Just four staff in unit tasked with delivering housing

Jun 25th 2017, 11:51 AM 25,199 Views 43 Comments

Housing minister Eoghan Murphy said this team works with experienced staff within the department, key agencies, local authorities and the construction sector.

# catherine-murphy - Monday 29 May, 2017

Ireland's secret services handed back €300k despite 'credible concern regarding terrorist activity'
# Irish Secret Service
# Irish Secret Service

Ireland's secret services handed back €300k despite 'credible concern regarding terrorist activity'

May 29th 2017, 4:41 PM 24,422 Views 19 Comments

Catherine Murphy has said she is concerned that not all the money is being spent to secure the country.

# catherine-murphy - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Denis O'Brien must pay all costs after failed High Court case
# Dáil Privilege
# Dáil Privilege

Denis O'Brien must pay all costs after failed High Court case

May 2nd 2017, 5:00 PM 19,342 Views 38 Comments

Judge Úna Ní Raifeartaigh said that the issue of O’Brien’s “means to pay the costs” was not a factor in the decision.

# catherine-murphy - Friday 31 March, 2017

Denis O'Brien to take his time pondering an appeal after 'disappointing' court ruling
# Next Move
# Next Move

Denis O'Brien to take his time pondering an appeal after 'disappointing' court ruling

Mar 31st 2017, 3:03 PM 12,050 Views 54 Comments

He did say, however, that he was encouraged by some aspects of the courts’ judgement.

Denis O'Brien loses High Court case against Dáil committee
# Privilege
# Privilege

Denis O'Brien loses High Court case against Dáil committee

Mar 31st 2017, 10:58 AM 53,016 Views 101 Comments

A judgement on O’Brien’s case against the Dáil Committee on Procedure and Privilege was made at the High Court this morning.

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