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Tuesday 26 September 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Cork East

This month
September 2023
Sean Sherlock says he will run in Cork North-Central or not run at all in next election
The Electoral Commission report this week outlined that three divisions in the Mallow area, Sherlock’s base, will transfer from Cork East.
This year
Fine Gael TD for Cork East says he will not seek re-election
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said Stanton is a ‘brilliant TD’ who will help ensure that Fine Gael retains a seat in Cork East.
All time
Sinn Féin TD quits after 'vicious' efforts to undermine her
Sandra McLellan is now contemplating unemployment.
Was this Sinn Féin TD about to jump ship?
Sandra McLellan was rumoured to be on the verge of quitting Sinn Féin.
'Gender havoc' in Cork East as daughter of ex-TD to fly home for election
Barbara Ahern, the daughter of ex-Fianna Fáil TD Michael Ahern, is set to be added to the party ticket in Cork East.
'An increasingly negative experience' forces Sinn Féin councillor to resign
June Murphy’s resignation relates to the recent bullying controversy in Cork East.
Sinn Féin welcomes back councillor suspended over bullying
Melissa Mullane has resumed her work as a Sinn Féin councillor.
One month on, Sinn Féin has un-expelled this Cork councillor
An investigation into financial irregularities is ongoing.
Sinn Féin insists it doesn't have a bullying problem
Party whip Aengus Ó Snodaigh was responding to more allegations of bullying in Sinn Féin.
Expelled Sinn Féin councillor could sue the party
Cobh councillor Kieran McCarthy was expelled from the party just over a week ago.
There could be a mass resignation of Sinn Féin members in Cork East
Party members in the constituency will hold emergency branch meetings in the coming days.
Expelled Sinn Féin councillor claims party 'stabbed me in the back'
Sinn Féin has expelled veteran Cork councillor Kieran McCarthy and suspended Melissa Mullane following a confidential internal review.
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.
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.
The Half Hour Fix: 1.30am
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.
Ned O'Keeffe: There were "too many intellectuals" in government
Outgoing – and outspoken – Cork East TD takes to the airwaves to decry lack of businessmen, shopkeepers and farmers in last Cabinet.
Defence Forces and Martin play down Ned O'Keeffe's 'army coup' comments
The outgoing Cork TD had said an army coup in Ireland was “real possibility”. His son has said he is “shocked” by the comments.
Noel Ahern, Ned O'Keeffe won't contest general election