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#Dick Spring

# dick-spring - Friday 23 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge Ruth Negga said Jimmy Fallon's moustache makes him look like an 'Irish politician from the 80s' Spring Has Sprung

# dick-spring - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

'It wasn't long after the hunger strikes... mayhem on the streets and we realised that something had to be done.'

Former Tánaiste Dick Spring talks about the tensions and troubles of 1985.

# dick-spring - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

33 years after fatal car crash, Dick Spring to meet bereaved family

James Curran died when Spring’s ministerial car collided with the vehicle he was travelling in.

# dick-spring - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From The42 BOD on board as ambassador for Ireland's 2023 World Cup bid Bod's Bid

BOD on board as ambassador for Ireland's 2023 World Cup bid

Former Tánaiste and Ireland international Dick Spring will chair the board overseeing the bid.

# dick-spring - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Check out this video of Fianna Fáil minister Ray Burke 'baring his soul' to the Dáil in 1997

Four months after Fianna Fáil’s return to power, the new minister is embroiled in controversy.

# dick-spring - Sunday 24 August, 2014

5 stories that tell us what type of taoiseach Albert Reynolds was

Reynolds’ press secretary Seán Duignan wrote perhaps the definitive account of his time as taoiseach.

# dick-spring - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Check out this Dáil row between Charlie Haughey, Dick Spring and John Bruton in 1991 Back In The Day This post contains videos

# dick-spring - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Arthur Spring "considering" bid for Labour top job, Kelly making statement today

Brendan Howlin ruled himself out last night, while the party’s still awaiting an announcement from junior minister Alex White.

# dick-spring - Monday 3 June, 2013

‘I don’t understand why Labour is taking all the hits in government'

The communications minister says he’s concerned that Labour is taking a disproportionate share of the public’s austerity anger.

# dick-spring - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Bank directors to be asked if AIB and BOI are acting in public interest

Four directors – including former Tánaiste Dick Spring – will be questioned by the Oireachtas Finance Committee on whether the bailed-out banks are acting in the public interest.

# dick-spring - Friday 28 September, 2012

Over €4.1m in pensions paid to former ministers last year

Most current government ministers entitled to pensions from previous ministerial posts surrendered them last year but Finance Minister Michael Noonan didn’t. Bertie Ahern handed back some of his annual pension.

# dick-spring - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

In full: what former ministers get after the government's new levy

We’ve gone through the list of ministerial pensions to see precisely how each living former minister is hit by the various levies.