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#David McGuinness

# david-mcguinness - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Meet the self-styled radical independents who don't agree on everything

The Independent Alliance says decisions will be made by consensus, but there are disagreements on some issues.

# david-mcguinness - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Department insists no issue with Joan Burton's 'unusual and concerning' letter to constituents

The letters were delivered in Oireachtas envelopes and headed paper.

# david-mcguinness - Thursday 4 June, 2015

A Dublin school was set on fire - two days before the state examinations began

Prefabs at Castleknock Community College were set ablaze in the early hours of Monday morning

# david-mcguinness - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

'She's done a hatchet job on Micheál Martin': Averil Power's former pals aren't happy

Fianna Fáil TDs and Senators hit back at their former colleague yesterday.

# david-mcguinness - Thursday 9 April, 2015

'I don't take any pleasure in quitting Fianna Fáil, it was a big part of my life'

David McGuinness has spoken to about his decision to quit Fianna Fáil today.

'A party in denial': Fianna Fáil has just lost another councillor

Fingal councillor David McGuinness has quit the party after failing to be selected as its candidate for the general election.

# david-mcguinness - Thursday 19 March, 2015

'The one who has the balls to say it': This Fianna Fáil councillor could go independent

David McGuinness says there’s even talk of spurned Fianna Fáil candidates forming a breakaway group.

# david-mcguinness - Thursday 26 February, 2015

'Are they trying to make the dead walk in you?' Fianna Fáil councillor compared to Brian Lenihan

Jack Chambers says he won’t engage ‘in a tit for tat’ with David McGuinness.

Another failed Fianna Fáil candidate had a big go at Micheál Martin tonight

More headaches for the Fianna Fáil leader as a de-selected candidate hits out.

# david-mcguinness - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Jack Chambers has defeated David McGuinness in Dublin West selection

A close battle was predicted between the pair.

There's a big row over the battle to win back Brian Lenihan's old seat for Fianna Fáil

Councillors Jack Chambers and David McGuinness are vying to be the Fianna Fáil general election candidate in Dublin West.

# david-mcguinness - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Heading out over Christmas? There might be rogue taxi drivers about

Taxi groups are calling for more enforcement of regulations.

# david-mcguinness - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Confirmed: The Socialist Party takes a second Dáil seat in Dublin West THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL This post contains videos

Confirmed: The Socialist Party takes a second Dáil seat in Dublin West

Ruth Coppinger joins Joe Higgins in the Dáil as the strong left vote in Dublin West paid dividends for the Socialists.

# david-mcguinness - Monday 24 March, 2014

Here's who is in the running for the by-election after Patrick Nulty's resignation

These are the runners and riders after the shock resignation of Patrick Nulty at the weekend.

# david-mcguinness - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Freedom of Information bill criticised - because Irish Water isn't included

Seán Fleming TD said that the legislation has ‘severe limits’ and that Irish Water should be included under it.

# david-mcguinness - Friday 21 June, 2013

'I was never a government TD' - Patrick Nulty on 'electoral con-job' claims

The now independent TD has defended his decision to resign from the Labour Party in the wake of claims he committed “an electoral con-job” on the people of Dublin West.

# david-mcguinness - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Dublin shooting was an armed robbery for online item

The gang called to the victim’s house under the pretence of buying something the man was selling online.

# david-mcguinness - Monday 3 December, 2012

500 taxi drivers protest in Dublin city centre

Tiomanai Tacsai Na HEireann wants the government to enter into discussion with them before they implement their key actions on the future of taxi regulation.

# david-mcguinness - Saturday 29 October, 2011

Labour’s Patrick Nulty takes Dublin West after count drama

Recount ended in dead heat between Socialist Party’s Ruth Coppinger and Fianna Fáil’s David McGuinness to take on Nulty – but electoral rule saw Coppinger eliminated…

# david-mcguinness - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

A farmer, a teacher and JFK: meet the Dublin West by-election candidates

A total of 13 candidates are running for the seat vacated by the death of Brian Lenihan. runs the rule over all of them…

# david-mcguinness - Thursday 13 October, 2011

13 names in the running for Dublin West by-election

Six non-party candidates line up against seven from established parties, in the by-election to fill Brian Lenihan’s old seat.

# david-mcguinness - Friday 9 September, 2011

First candidates named in Dublin West by-election

The election is eight weeks away, but we already have a few candidates – though larger parties are yet to name theirs.