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#Dara Murphy

# dara-murphy - Today’s News

If investigation finds Dara Murphy broke the rules he should pay back the money, says Taoiseach

Murphy is taking up a €150,000 a year job in the European Commission.

# dara-murphy - Yesterday’s News

Standards watchdog Sipo says it can't deal with Dara Murphy complaints as he 'has ceased to be a TD'

Leo Varadkar told the Dáil today that Sipo could investigate former members.

Dara Murphy's 'total disengagement with the Dáil' raised with Varadkar as Cork TD resigns his seat

He will take up a new job at the European Commission from today.

# dara-murphy - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Taoiseach says he's spoken to TD Dara Murphy about the controversy over his Dáil expenses

Varadkar says he plans to overhaul the political expenses system.

# dara-murphy - Saturday 30 November, 2019

FG TD Dara Murphy says he's been 'compliant' with Dáil rules following attendance scrutiny

Murphy has been largely absent from the Dáil as a result of a Brussels-based job in recent years.

# dara-murphy - Friday 9 December, 2016

As Ireland's smart cities develop, a government report warns of data security needs

How much of our data are we willing to compromise for an easier life and a more efficient city?

# dara-murphy - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Voters are split on whether Dara Murphy should resign

The Fine Gael minister has come in for a lot of criticism in recent days.

# dara-murphy - Monday 28 September, 2015

Joan Burton thinks this Fine Gael minister's garda dig-out wasn't a good idea

The Tánaiste appeared to back under fire Fine Gael minister Dara Murphy this morning.

# dara-murphy - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Dara Murphy: I'm sorry if people think I wasted Garda resources

The Fine Gael minister said he made a judgement call in “difficult circumstances”.

# dara-murphy - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Taxi driver who received late-night call from minister questions his version of events

The Taoiseach has defended Dara Murphy after two gardaí drove him from Cork to Dublin Airport.

# dara-murphy - Friday 25 September, 2015

The curious case of the Fine Gael minister, the broken-down car and 214km garda dig-out

Dara Murphy is under pressure today after he asked gardaí to drive him from Cork to Dublin Airport earlier this month.

# dara-murphy - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Minister: Speed vans aren't about making money, honest

Dara Murphy denied the cameras are strategically located in areas where speed limits increase.

# dara-murphy - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Ireland has gone in to bat for Microsoft in its landmark privacy case against the US

The tech giant is fighting an order to hand over email data stored on its Dublin servers.

# dara-murphy - Monday 24 November, 2014

Does the Socialist Party really want to nationalise Dell?

One TD suggested as much at the weekend.

# dara-murphy - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Coppinger: December 10th could become a day of national strike

The Socialist Party TD added that she believes the Government could collapse before the next general election.

# dara-murphy - Monday 3 November, 2014

You'll soon need a licence if you want to be a private investigator

Plans to license the PI industry are being formulated by Data Protection Minister Dara Murphy.

# dara-murphy - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

This is how the Government plans to tackle data protection issues

Junior Minister Dara Murphy announced details of a data protection ‘roadmap ‘ today.

# dara-murphy - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Minister claims "no connection" between McNulty board appointment and Seanad nomination

The opposition claim that the controversy is growing ‘shabbier by the day’.

# dara-murphy - Monday 23 June, 2014

'Unacceptable': Fianna Fáil is NOT happy with Crowley's move to Eurosceptic group

The party has said that many ECR policies “directly contradict core principles of the Fianna Fáil organisation”.

# dara-murphy - Sunday 8 June, 2014

# dara-murphy - Friday 2 May, 2014

Here are the TDs and Senators who are likely to sit on the banking inquiry

Who is in the running to be part of an unprecedented Oireachtas inquiry into the collapse of the Irish banking system? We’ve been finding out.

# dara-murphy - Thursday 27 February, 2014

TDs to brief Scots on EU membership but have 'no desire to impact' referendum

Scottish MSPs looking at independence proposals will hold a video conference this morning with Oireachtas members.

# dara-murphy - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Backbench TDs would welcome the Troika back... as long as they're on their holidays

“They are quite satisfied that their job is done here in Ireland,” one Fine Gael backbencher said after a meeting with the Troika this morning.

# dara-murphy - Sunday 7 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge We Only Buy One Brand Of Liquorice Om Nom Wrong

We Only Buy One Brand Of Liquorice

‘It did great in focus groups.’ Spotted in Denmark.

# dara-murphy - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

From The42 A major initiative: Irish golfers should be used to attract tourists, says Murphy Only A Game?

A major initiative: Irish golfers should be used to attract tourists, says Murphy

Fine Gael Cork North Central Deputy feels the country does not promote its golfing facilities enough.