# coalition-government - Sunday 22 July, 2018
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Micheál Martin met on Friday to discuss election rumours and the minority government.
# coalition-government - Friday 21 April, 2017
Is it time for a comeback?
# coalition-government - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
The Labour leadership hopeful answers your questions on regrets, pulling out of government and who he thinks will win the World Cup.
# coalition-government - Thursday 8 August, 2013
Former minister Mary O’Rourke has suggested that the two parties should put aside their historic differences and unite after the next election.
# coalition-government - Sunday 3 February, 2013
Labour will be the casualty of this government because it secured votes by promising things the party could never deliver, writes Adrian Grant.
# coalition-government - Wednesday 26 September, 2012
The Labour Party TD’s decision follows a much-publicised dispute with the Health Minister James Reilly. She has also resigned the Labour Party whip.
# coalition-government - Tuesday 4 September, 2012
The Minister has come in for considerable criticism and scrutiny in recent days but why is he under pressure and what’s likely to happen in the coming weeks and months?
# coalition-government - Friday 20 July, 2012
In its 16 months in office the coalition has by-and-large worked together solidly but will it last all the way until the next general election?
# coalition-government - Saturday 30 June, 2012
Patrick Nulty, who lost the Labour whip last December, has said he always opposed the party going into government with Fine Gael and criticised Leo Varadkar’s comments about public sector pay increments.
# coalition-government - Friday 9 March, 2012
From ETA’s ceasefire to the Queen’s visit, here the issues that saw members of the 31st Dáil getting media attention over the past 12 months.
# coalition-government - Friday 3 February, 2012
The Environment Secretary and his estranged wife have been charged with perverting the course of justice.
# coalition-government - Sunday 4 December, 2011
A poll published in today’s Sunday Business Post shows a clear majority of people do not trust the coalition on the public finances.
# coalition-government - Friday 10 June, 2011
The coalition government will take part in its first North-South Ministerial Council meeting at Farmleigh House today.
# coalition-government - Sunday 24 April, 2011
Reports in today’s Sunday papers give more details about next month’s planned jobs initiative but there are doubts about how many jobs it will create.
# coalition-government - Thursday 10 March, 2011
The group that represents Irish businesses said government targets could not be met through voluntary redundancy alone.
Ireland’s former attorney general and the current chairman of Goldman Sachs says the current deal is likely to be unsustainable.
The new Fine Gael and Labour cabinet met for the first time last night.
# coalition-government - Monday 7 March, 2011
The Dáil’s two biggest parties will form the next government, after both independently backed a deal to share power.
# coalition-government - Friday 4 March, 2011
Five things you need to know by 5 o’clock.
# coalition-government - Saturday 26 February, 2011
Political analyst Dr Graham Finlay believes Labour and Fine Gael will be able to form a stable coalition – and have fewer policy differences than the Greens and FF.
# coalition-government - Thursday 20 January, 2011
The full text of Brian Cowen’s full statement to the Dáil, announcing his restructured cabinet and the date of the election.