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#Cork East

# cork-east - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Sinn Féin TD quits after 'vicious' efforts to undermine her

Sandra McLellan is now contemplating unemployment.

# cork-east - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Was this Sinn Féin TD about to jump ship?

Sandra McLellan was rumoured to be on the verge of quitting Sinn Féin.

# cork-east - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

'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.

# cork-east - Friday 25 September, 2015

'An increasingly negative experience' forces Sinn Féin councillor to resign

June Murphy’s resignation relates to the recent bullying controversy in Cork East.

# cork-east - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Sinn Féin welcomes back councillor suspended over bullying

Melissa Mullane has resumed her work as a Sinn Féin councillor.

# cork-east - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

One month on, Sinn Féin has un-expelled this Cork councillor

An investigation into financial irregularities is ongoing.

# cork-east - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

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.

# cork-east - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

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.

# cork-east - Monday 22 June, 2015

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.

# cork-east - 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.

# cork-east - 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.

# cork-east - Sunday 27 February, 2011

The Half Hour Fix: 1.30am

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

# cork-east - Thursday 17 February, 2011

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.

# cork-east - Monday 24 January, 2011

TWO MORE FIANNA FÁIL TDs have confirmed they will not contest the general election. Dublin North West TD Noel Ahern was first elected to the Dáil in 1992 and is a brother of former Taoseach Bertie Ahern. Ned O’Keeffe, TD for Cork East, was elected to the Dáil in 1982. Earlier tonight, Labour, Fine Gael and the Green Party agreed a timetable with the government for passing the Finance Bill this weekend, meaning the election could now be held as soon as 25 February.