Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 17°C Sunday 13 June 2021

#Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

# fianna-fail-ard-fheis - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Micheál Martin calls out Fine Gael as an 'out-of-touch and arrogant government'
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Micheál Martin calls out Fine Gael as an 'out-of-touch and arrogant government'

Feb 23rd 2019, 8:54 PM 20,647 Views 158 Comments

Speaking at the party’s Ard Fheis, he said Fine Gael “simply don’t understand the pressures which people are facing every day.

Martin says refusing Fianna Fáil TD communion at mass was a 'very unchristian thing to do'
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Martin says refusing Fianna Fáil TD communion at mass was a 'very unchristian thing to do'

Feb 23rd 2019, 6:51 PM 44,530 Views 76 Comments

It was reported last month that Robert Troy was recently refused communion at a mass due to his position on abortion.

Micheál Martin to face questions from grassroots about keeping FG in government until 2020
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Micheál Martin to face questions from grassroots about keeping FG in government until 2020

Feb 23rd 2019, 7:00 AM 8,010 Views 60 Comments

The party is holding its Ard Fheis at Citywest today.

# fianna-fail-ard-fheis - Saturday 14 October, 2017

'The banks took their money, turned their lives upside down, and shattered their dreams'
# Micheal McGrath
# Micheal McGrath

'The banks took their money, turned their lives upside down, and shattered their dreams'

Oct 14th 2017, 12:26 PM 9,895 Views 43 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath said the Central Bank will be grilled on the tracker mortgage scandal next week.

# fianna-fail-ard-fheis - Friday 13 October, 2017

One of the first things Martin would do as Taoiseach: Dismantle Leo's strategic comms unit
# First 100 Days
# First 100 Days

One of the first things Martin would do as Taoiseach: Dismantle Leo's strategic comms unit

Oct 13th 2017, 8:15 PM 16,082 Views 74 Comments

Micheál Martin used his opening speech at the Ard Fheis to take a pop at the Taoiseach.

# fianna-fail-ard-fheis - Saturday 16 January, 2016

'We can't risk another five years of Fine Gael and its cheerleaders'
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

'We can't risk another five years of Fine Gael and its cheerleaders'

Jan 16th 2016, 8:34 PM 19,727 Views 105 Comments

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has made his keynote speech at his party’s Ard Fheis.

Here's how Micheál Martin justifies his €30k salary top-up
# Election 2016
# Election 2016

Here's how Micheál Martin justifies his €30k salary top-up

Jan 16th 2016, 8:13 PM 43,618 Views 93 Comments

The Irish Independent says this places his salary at €117,258.

Why was Richie Kavanagh pressing the flesh at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis?
# Aon Focal Eile
# Aon Focal Eile

Why was Richie Kavanagh pressing the flesh at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis?

Jan 16th 2016, 4:32 PM 22,717 Views 66 Comments

He’s out on the campaign trail.

'Coalitionology' is the new buzzword in Irish politics right now
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

'Coalitionology' is the new buzzword in Irish politics right now

Jan 16th 2016, 1:15 PM 8,770 Views 59 Comments

At the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis, Micheál Martin says there has been an attempt to frame the election around polls.

# fianna-fail-ard-fheis - Sunday 26 April, 2015

8 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Election Mode
# Election Mode

8 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Apr 26th 2015, 1:30 PM 55,361 Views 122 Comments

As expected, there’s been new policies … and more in-fighting.

# fianna-fail-ard-fheis - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Micheál Martin: Enda thinks fist-pumps solve problems ... but Gerry is even worse
# Shots Fired
# Shots Fired

Micheál Martin: Enda thinks fist-pumps solve problems ... but Gerry is even worse

Apr 25th 2015, 8:54 PM 15,873 Views 107 Comments

In a popular move, the Fianna Fáil leader also wants to abolish Irish Water.

'It took me 65-and-a-bit years to summon up the courage to talk about being gay'
# Referendum
# Referendum

'It took me 65-and-a-bit years to summon up the courage to talk about being gay'

Apr 25th 2015, 4:30 PM 26,928 Views 133 Comments

Pat Carey said he’d like to get married, but might have left it too late.

'People who restrict the freedom of movement of others are fascists'
# Brian Cowen Protest
# Brian Cowen Protest

'People who restrict the freedom of movement of others are fascists'

Apr 25th 2015, 3:39 PM 35,109 Views 167 Comments

Micheál Martin has some strong words for protesters.

A Fianna Fáil candidate has staunchly defended the infamous Galway Tent
# A Day At The Races
# A Day At The Races

A Fianna Fáil candidate has staunchly defended the infamous Galway Tent

Apr 25th 2015, 8:00 AM 16,742 Views 66 Comments

Gerry O’Connor said Fianna Fáil’s association with the building industry has been “demonised by those who believe they know ‘where it all went wrong’”

# fianna-fail-ard-fheis - Friday 24 April, 2015

Micheál Martin has a pop at Leo, who is having none of it
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

Micheál Martin has a pop at Leo, who is having none of it

Apr 24th 2015, 8:47 PM 27,473 Views 100 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader said UHI could cost families €6,000 a year.

Can Fianna Fáil stop the in-fighting and bounce back?
# Internal Wranglings
# Internal Wranglings

Can Fianna Fáil stop the in-fighting and bounce back?

Apr 24th 2015, 1:00 PM 14,443 Views 89 Comments

Analysis: Is the Celtic Tiger party ready to return to power?

# fianna-fail-ard-fheis - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Here are 9 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Here are 9 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Mar 22nd 2014, 9:15 PM 21,505 Views 74 Comments

Thousands of delegates, hundreds of motions, but what did we learn at the two-day gathering in Killarney. TheJournal.ie reveals all…

'It doesn't have to be like this': Micheál Martin outlines the Fianna Fáil alternative
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

'It doesn't have to be like this': Micheál Martin outlines the Fianna Fáil alternative

Mar 22nd 2014, 8:30 PM 10,059 Views 74 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader has delivered a keynote speech to delegates at the party’s Ard Fheis in Dublin tonight, criticising the government’s policies towards the elderly and said the party will oppose universal health insurance.

Call for government to be allowed shut down social media sites rejected by Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Call for government to be allowed shut down social media sites rejected by Fianna Fáil

Mar 22nd 2014, 3:50 PM 16,052 Views 74 Comments

A motion that called for the government to be given the right to shut down a social media site if it leads to the death of a citizen was defeated by delegates on day two of the party’s Ard Fheis in Killarney.

'Hogan has some nerve, I don't take any lectures from him': Martin hits back in gerrymander row
# Gerrymandering
# Gerrymandering

'Hogan has some nerve, I don't take any lectures from him': Martin hits back in gerrymander row

Mar 22nd 2014, 12:46 PM 9,710 Views 47 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader is engaged in a war of words with the Environment Minister over the redrawing of the local election boundaries.

# fianna-fail-ard-fheis - Friday 21 March, 2014

Phil Hogan accused of a ‘good old-fashioned gerrymander’
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Phil Hogan accused of a ‘good old-fashioned gerrymander’

Mar 21st 2014, 9:15 PM 13,446 Views 50 Comments

No surprise that the Environment Minister isn’t popular at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis which is under way in Killarney this evening.

Micheál Martin thinks Alan Shatter seems to have a huge problem saying: 'I got it wrong'
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Micheál Martin thinks Alan Shatter seems to have a huge problem saying: 'I got it wrong'

Mar 21st 2014, 6:41 PM 6,445 Views 42 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader has said that the Taoiseach is trying to shut down the controversy surrounding remarks made by the Garda Commissioner about two whistleblowers.

Shutting down social media and 11 other motions at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Going Through The Motions
# Going Through The Motions

Shutting down social media and 11 other motions at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Mar 21st 2014, 8:30 AM 12,916 Views 110 Comments

Delegates at the party’s 75th annual Ard Fheis will vote on everything from disability quotas in politics to legalising marijuana.

# fianna-fail-ard-fheis - Friday 26 April, 2013

Micheál Martin gives Taoiseach an E- grade on jobs
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

Micheál Martin gives Taoiseach an E- grade on jobs

Apr 26th 2013, 8:45 PM 8,419 Views 73 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader was speaking as the party’s Ard Fheis got under way at the RDS in Dublin this evening.

Column: More female voices are needed in Irish politics to tackle societal imbalances
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: More female voices are needed in Irish politics to tackle societal imbalances

Apr 26th 2013, 7:30 PM 308 Views 56 Comments

Only when a large enough proportion of elected representatives are female will the challenges, interests and life experiences applicable to women properly gain a voice in Ireland, writes Fianna Fail Ard Fheis candidate Laura Reid.

Fianna Fáil to debate its pro-life stance as Ard Fheis gets under way
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

Fianna Fáil to debate its pro-life stance as Ard Fheis gets under way

Apr 26th 2013, 6:30 AM 4,774 Views 70 Comments

The party is to debate motions which include reforming the way a party leader is elected and the circumstances under which it would go into coalition government.

# fianna-fail-ard-fheis - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Micheál Martin: I'm not a 'caretaker leader'
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

Micheál Martin: I'm not a 'caretaker leader'

Mar 3rd 2012, 2:18 PM 1,967 Views 32 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader acknowledged that he may never become Taoiseach, but said he is committed to leading the party through essential changes.