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# cavan-monaghan - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Former Fine Gael TD Sean Conlan charged over pub assault

The deputy resigned from his party last month, citing concerns over the North-South Interconnector project.

# cavan-monaghan - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes

Ministers have agreed to table new laws enforcing cuts to the size of the Dáil, in line with independent recommendations.

# cavan-monaghan - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up

The report of the Constituency Commission cuts the number of TDs, with significant boundary reforms.

# cavan-monaghan - Saturday 26 February, 2011

The Half Past Fix: 9.30pm

Every hour – on the half hour – brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin has been elected on the first count in Cavan Monaghan, and Sean Barrett has been elected in Dun Laoghaire on the eighth count. Fine Gael’s Paschal Donohoe has been elected on the second count in Dublin Central.  Eamonn Maloney has been elected for Labour in Dublin South West. Get the latest on the most hotly contest constituencies, or keep an eye on who’s in and who’s out in our election map.

# cavan-monaghan - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

Why would a twentysomething run for the Dail?

Young candidates in Election 2011 tell why they want to be part of the 31st Dáil.

# cavan-monaghan - Friday 11 February, 2011

Martin tells FF ministers to waive severance payments

The new party leader tells his former cabinet colleagues that if they stay on as TDs, they’ll forego their €88k payout.

# cavan-monaghan - Thursday 10 February, 2011

FF and FG to launch duelling fiscal policies

The Dáil’s two largest parties will both launch their fiscal plans at 11am, with 15 days to go until voting day.

# cavan-monaghan - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

Ireland has “altered its voting position” to allow GM foods to be sold within the state; Enda Kenny admits that his public sector reform proposals would mean borrowing €1billion; and die-hard homeopaths are given an intriguing offer.

Ireland to bring GM crops onto home market

Outgoing Agriculture Minister Brendan Smith says Ireland has “altered its voting position” and is now backing EU proposals to authorise the sale and use of genetically-modified maize and cotton.

# cavan-monaghan - Thursday 3 February, 2011

Who should have been dispatched to the naughty step on last night's Prime Time? Face Off This post contains a poll

Who should have been dispatched to the naughty step on last night's Prime Time?

Every day of Election 2011, seeks your snap judgement on one of the pressing issues of the campaign.

# cavan-monaghan - Thursday 25 November, 2010

Fine Gael on the hunt for two new candidates in Cavan-Monaghan as Crawford retires

Seymour Crawford was the only Presbyterian TD in the Dail – but he will not stand in 2011 general election.