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#Eamon Gilmore

# eamon-gilmore - Monday 28 April, 2014

WATCH: Pat Rabbitte ignores questions about leadership, talks for 73 seconds about postcodes

MEP Phil Prendergast has called for Eamon Gilmore to resign for the good of the party.

The first opinion poll of the European elections has focused minds... and sharpened knives

There’s plenty for the political parties and the independents to think about after the first European election poll at the weekend.

'A distraction that shouldn't have happened': Labour slams MEP over Gilmore 'quit' call

Party members have been delivering a united message this morning, criticising Phil Prendergast for not ‘holding her nerve’ amid bad poll results.

Poll: Should Eamon Gilmore step down as leader of the Labour party? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Eamon Gilmore step down as leader of the Labour party?

MEP Phil Prendergast made the call following the party’s poor performance in recent opinion polls.

Labour MEP says Gilmore has to go, endorses Joan Burton for leadership

Phil Prendergast’s call comes in the wake of an opinion poll that put support for her re-election bid in Ireland South at just 4 per cent.

# eamon-gilmore - Friday 25 April, 2014

# eamon-gilmore - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Gilmore: I find it hard to understand why people are blocking Irish Water from installing meters

The Tánaiste also said he would not be bound by any timetable on the Cabinet agreeing on how much people will have to pay.

'Jesus, we got off lightly': Not quite 'rumble in Temple Bar' as rival MEP hopefuls hand in their papers

With 29 days to go before the elections, the political parties are turning routine tasks into media events and there’s some interesting stuff being said and done as we spent the morning loitering around Temple Bar.

From The Daily Edge It's Enda and Eamon's birthday today... but can you guess who's older? Happy Birthdail

# eamon-gilmore - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Minister: There'll be a reshuffle in September but 'nobody knows' what's going to happen

Ruairí Quinn has also admitted that the coalition has to “work better together”.

In Dublin today: The man who warmed up the crowd for Martin Luther King's 'I have a dream' speech

John Lewis was a keynote speaker alongside Martin Luther King Jr at the March on Washington in 1963.

# eamon-gilmore - Sunday 20 April, 2014

# eamon-gilmore - Friday 18 April, 2014

952 vacant houses are to be renovated into family homes

15 million was allocated for the scheme.

# eamon-gilmore - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Justice Committee says Ireland should recognise Travellers as ethnic group

A report from the committee said the Taoiseach and Justice Minister should confirm this recognition and commence dialogue with representative groups about new legislation.

Tánaiste: If there's one thing I can't be accused of, it's making decisions that court popularity

Eamon Gilmore acknowledged he’s not exactly Mr Popular in the Dáil this afternoon as the water charges row rumbled on.

Banning smoking in cars, Reillycare and tensions in Ukraine

It’s the last day before the Easter break in the Dáil. But what have they got planned?

# eamon-gilmore - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Children can't get surgery because of Ukraine crisis, the Irish government is being asked to help

One in four children diagnosed with ‘Chernobyl Heart’ will die before the age of 6.

Gilmore on water leak: 'I don't blame anybody for it, I just think it's unhelpful' Water Charges This post contains videos

Gilmore on water leak: 'I don't blame anybody for it, I just think it's unhelpful'

One Minister described this morning’s Cabinet discussions about water charges as “robust” while the Taoiseach declined to take questions on his way into Dublin Castle this afternoon.

# eamon-gilmore - Monday 14 April, 2014

Gilmore: Not viable to export wind energy to Britain... right now

He was hesitant to state whether Ireland would support sending an EU security force to Ukraine.

EU to 'take stock' of its relationship with Russia in Ukraine crisis talks

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore will travel to Luxembourg to attend the meeting.

# eamon-gilmore - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Don't worry, Michael D's not lost... The State visit party was SUPPOSED to end up on a farm

‘Her Majesty said it was around here somewhere…’

# eamon-gilmore - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Here's everything that happened on day two of Michael D's State visit to the UK

A trip to Downing Street, a meeting with Boris Johnson, another extravagant banquet and several other things the President got up to on day two of his State visit to the UK.

# eamon-gilmore - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

As President Higgins visits the UK, how much has the Government supported emigrants there?

To the tune of about €86 million over the last decade according to Eamon Gilmore.

# eamon-gilmore - Monday 7 April, 2014

Touchdown: The President has arrived in the UK as historic State visit begins

Michael D Higgins has a busy few days ahead of him…

Room for one more? Tánaiste to join President's trip to London

Eamon Gilmore will speak to a group of Irish start-ups in London as part of the trip.

# eamon-gilmore - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Recognise this relaxed, laid-back and groovy future Tánaiste?

Simpler days for a certain future Labour leader…

# eamon-gilmore - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Universal Health Insurance, Rehab and how to deal with homelessness

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# eamon-gilmore - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Taoiseach: Garda recordings could have an impact on findings of tribunals

Enda Kenny has revealed fresh concerns about the recordings in and out of garda stations.

# eamon-gilmore - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Taoiseach in emotional tribute, following death of FG TD Nicky McFadden RIP

Taoiseach in emotional tribute, following death of FG TD Nicky McFadden

Her death, aged 51, follows a long battle with Motor Neurone disease.

From The42 'They get everything' - Jerry Kiernan stirs another GAA row by slamming government for €600k grant Funding Row

'They get everything' - Jerry Kiernan stirs another GAA row by slamming government for €600k grant

“Let them do it out of their own funds,” argues former Olympian following funding for London redevelopment.

# eamon-gilmore - Monday 24 March, 2014

From The42 Tánaiste announces €600k grant for planned €5m redevelopment of London GAA headquarters Investment

Tánaiste announces €600k grant for planned €5m redevelopment of London GAA headquarters

The new project was launched today in Croke Park.

Tánaiste: Shatter should ‘clear up’ claims whistleblowers did not cooperate

Meanwhile, a garda spokesperson has said there are “no plans” for Commissioner Martin Callinan to issue a statement on the controversy surrounding his reference to the whistleblowers’ actions as disgusting.

# eamon-gilmore - Friday 21 March, 2014

Quinn backs Labour on whistleblowers… after Kenny tells ministers to air concerns privately

Ruairí Quinn has backed Labour colleagues calling for the Garda Commissioner to withdraw remarks that two whistleblowers’ actions were “disgusting” just hours after the Taoiseach told ministers not to air their concerns in public.

The Tánaiste thinks the Garda Commissioner should withdraw ‘disgusting’ remark

Several government ministers have now called on the Garda Commissioner to withdraw his remarks that the actions of two garda whistleblowers were disgusting.

# eamon-gilmore - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Irish? Living abroad? Eamon Gilmore wants to hear from you

The Government’s reviewing how it engages with the Irish overseas. You can give your two cents (pennies, jiao – whatever) from today.

# eamon-gilmore - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

White says gay laws will ‘stigmatise and criminalise’… but won’t say that to Russian counterpart

Junior health minister Alex White told the Russian LGBT Sport Federation that Ireland disagrees with last year’s anti-gay propaganda law.

# eamon-gilmore - Monday 17 March, 2014

Requests for €15.5m to help Irish people living abroad

A programme in Eamon Gilmore’s department provides funding to organisations supporting Irish communities abroad.

# eamon-gilmore - Sunday 16 March, 2014

93 per cent of Crimeans want to re-join Russia: exit polls

Crimeans have been going to the polls to decide on whether to leave Ukraine and join Russia. Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has condemned the ballot as ‘illegal’.

# eamon-gilmore - Friday 14 March, 2014

From The42 Tánaiste presents Brian O'Driscoll with framed picture of French heroics BYE BYE BOD

Tánaiste presents Brian O'Driscoll with framed picture of French heroics

On the eve of the Irish rugby star’s final Test match, he took time out to re-live his 2000 hat-trick in Paris.

Here's what the Tánaiste is up to in Paris today

Eamon Gilmore is spending three days in France ahead of St Patrick’s Day.