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# dominic-hannigan - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

In Navan, it's all about insurance and broadband (even if Peter Casey wants to talk immigration)

At a Midlands North-West hustings today, six candidates spoke about business in rural areas.

# dominic-hannigan - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Some Labour TDs could miss today's abortion vote, no whip on Fianna Fáil deputies

Meanwhile, Anne Ferris said she is willing to face the consequences of being expelled from the Labour Party.

# dominic-hannigan - Thursday 22 January, 2015

'Should we allow mothers to marry their daughters?'

The marriage equality debate has begun in earnest…

# dominic-hannigan - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

'There was no cake or anything': This Labour TD had a very small wedding last year

Dominic Hannigan wed his partner of over 20 years on New Year’s Eve.

# dominic-hannigan - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

These Labour TDs and Senators think we should have another abortion referendum

There are growing calls for repeal of the 8th Amendment.

# dominic-hannigan - 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”.

# dominic-hannigan - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Labour TD: We need to get rid of people who have been in Leinster House for 25 years

“The arrogance needs to be removed,” said Dominic Hannigan.

# dominic-hannigan - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Central Bank governor Honohan to face TDs and senators

Patrick Honohan will discuss economic and monetary union with TDs and senators on the Oireachtas EU Affairs Committee this afternoon.

# dominic-hannigan - Saturday 2 March, 2013

8 things we learned from TDs' declarations of interests for 2012

How many deputies own property abroad? And where do those who keep their eyes on Ireland’s finances invest themselves?

# dominic-hannigan - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

FF and SF to confirm candidates as Meath East by-election looms

Fianna Fáil is set to confirm senator Thomas Byrne as its candidate on Thursday while Sinn Féin is expected to select local activist Darren O’Rourke as its candidate for the forthcoming vote.

# dominic-hannigan - Sunday 10 February, 2013

Support for coalition faces test in Meath East by-election

April has been mooted as the possible month for the by-election to be held with Fianna Fáil hoping to capitalise on its growing popularity but could the promissory note deal change things?

# dominic-hannigan - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Labour TDs say government needs to apologise over Magdalene Laundries

Dominic Hannigan and Gerald Nash are among those calling for an apology to be made by the government for the State’s role in admitting thousands of women to the laundries.

# dominic-hannigan - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Where were the 38 TDs who didn’t vote on the abortion bill?

A TV interview, planting a tree, “official business” and committee work in Mozambique are among the reasons for some TDs not voting on last night’s abortion bill.

# dominic-hannigan - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Unhappy Labour backbenchers to stand by Reilly, call FF motion a 'deflection'

The Fianna Fáil/Sinn Féin-tabled motion of confidence is “politics at its most unattractive”, according to Waterford TD Ciara Conway.

# dominic-hannigan - Monday 30 April, 2012

Jerry Buttimer: 'Being gay is not all of what I am'

The Fine Gael TD has disclosed that he is gay in interviews today saying that he thought it was right for the party and for the people he represents to come out.

# dominic-hannigan - Friday 27 April, 2012

No vote on treaty would drive foreign investors away, warns Committee chair

Dominic Hannigan, who chairs the committee scrutinising the Fiscal Compact, also said that Europe needed to move away from right-wing economics that have been the focus in recent years.

# dominic-hannigan - Friday 6 April, 2012

In their own words: What do TDs think of the fiscal treaty? Referendum This post contains videos

In their own words: What do TDs think of the fiscal treaty?

All this week, an Oireachtas sub-committee has been discussing the fiscal compact treaty with academics, civil society leaders, and other politicians. Here’s what they made of it.

# dominic-hannigan - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

LIVE: Interest groups tell Oireachtas committee what Fiscal Compact means for Ireland

Today marks the third of three days of hearings of an Oireachtas committee examining the impact of the fiscal compact deal.

# dominic-hannigan - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Oireachtas committee to begin three-day hearings on fiscal compact referendum

The three days of hearings will hear input from MEPs, foreign politicians, ambassadors and leading voices from civil society.

# dominic-hannigan - Friday 20 January, 2012

People in Northern Ireland should have a say in new Irish constitution - TD

Labour TD for Meath East Dominic Hannigan says that the views of people in Northern Ireland has to be taken into account if there is a new constitutional convonvention.

# dominic-hannigan - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Column: Addressing the legacies of Northern Ireland's past and contributing to the future

Dominic Hannigan explains why former members of Northern Ireland’s fiercest paramilitary organisations are being invited to speak to TDs at Leinster House today.

# dominic-hannigan - Saturday 26 February, 2011

The Half Past Fix: 10.30pm

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.