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#Fiscal Compact Treaty

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Saturday 2 June, 2012

'A sigh of relief': International reaction to Ireland's Yes vote
# Referendum
# Referendum

'A sigh of relief': International reaction to Ireland's Yes vote

Jun 2nd 2012, 2:01 PM 4,850 Views 62 Comments

International newspapers and media focussed on the fact that a Yes vote had avoided further headaches for eurozone leaders but committed Ireland to “more austerity” as one paper put it.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from European Policy Centre
# You Asked
# You Asked

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from European Policy Centre

May 30th 2012, 10:08 AM 1,499 Views 1 Comment

We asked TheJournal.ie’s users to put forward their questions about what the Fiscal Compact actually MEANS and we would get straightforward answers. Here they are.

Poll: Have you changed your mind in referendum vote?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you changed your mind in referendum vote?

May 30th 2012, 9:58 AM 4,076 Views 103 Comments

The ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ campaigns are going to be battling to get their messages across in the last hours before referendum vote. But have either of them managed to get you to switch sides?

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Monday 21 May, 2012

As it happened: The Frontline Fiscal Compact referendum debate
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: The Frontline Fiscal Compact referendum debate

May 21st 2012, 9:15 PM 9,977 Views 243 Comments

We went minute-by-minute as representatives from the Yes and No camps went head-to-head over the Fiscal Compact treaty with just over a week until polling.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Friday 27 April, 2012

Rabbitte insists Francois Hollande will not seek to 'unpick' Fiscal Treaty
# Referendum
# Referendum

Rabbitte insists Francois Hollande will not seek to 'unpick' Fiscal Treaty

Apr 27th 2012, 3:55 PM 2,180 Views 31 Comments

The Communications Minister has played down comments made by the French presidential front-runner yesterday about renegotiating the treaty.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Central Bank Governor backs Fiscal Compact Treaty
# Fiscal Compact
# Fiscal Compact

Central Bank Governor backs Fiscal Compact Treaty

Apr 26th 2012, 9:52 PM 2,776 Views 87 Comments

Patrick Honohan has argued in favour of ratifying the Fiscal Compact Treaty – saying signing up was the “safer alternative” for Ireland.

EU Referendum: SF denies misrepresenting economists on No vote leaflets
# Referendum
# Referendum

EU Referendum: SF denies misrepresenting economists on No vote leaflets

Apr 26th 2012, 8:23 AM 2,762 Views 72 Comments

Three economists who are advocating a Yes vote in the forthcoming referendum are quoted as being critical of the Fiscal Compact on a Sinn Féin leaflet that is being distributed.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

ICTU meets today to determine Fiscal Compact stance
# Referendum
# Referendum

ICTU meets today to determine Fiscal Compact stance

Apr 25th 2012, 7:20 AM 1,083 Views 34 Comments

Three major trade unions have called on its members to vote No in the referendum next month.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Sunday 22 April, 2012

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Apr 22nd 2012, 8:52 AM 7,442 Views 39 Comments

Good morning! Here’s some (well, nine) things you should know this Sunday am.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Sunday 18 March, 2012

'Complacency and arrogance' ensured Lisbon Treaty referendum defeat: Creighton
# Referendum
# Referendum

'Complacency and arrogance' ensured Lisbon Treaty referendum defeat: Creighton

Mar 18th 2012, 10:51 AM 3,388 Views 82 Comments

Creighton says that early polls on the Fiscal Treaty referendum should not encourage complacency among ‘yes’ voters.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Young Fine Gael branch told Ireland is not a ‘victim of foreign bogeymen’
# Outspoken
# Outspoken

Young Fine Gael branch told Ireland is not a ‘victim of foreign bogeymen’

Mar 6th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,543 Views 42 Comments

Junior minister Brian Hayes also had more to say on what he calls the North Korean School of Economics.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Sunday 4 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Mar 4th 2012, 7:50 PM 5,112 Views 2 Comments

All the day’s main news stories, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed along the way.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Feb 29th 2012, 4:47 PM 4,924 Views 4 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

European Commission insists referendum 'No' vote will not affect current bailout
# Referendum
# Referendum

European Commission insists referendum 'No' vote will not affect current bailout

Feb 29th 2012, 2:48 PM 1,976 Views 30 Comments

A spokesman for Jose Manuel Barroso affirms that being blocked from the ESM would not affect Ireland’s current bailout.

The Fiscal Compact Referendum: What are we voting on and why?
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# Referendum

The Fiscal Compact Referendum: What are we voting on and why?

Feb 29th 2012, 6:45 AM 8,374 Views 45 Comments

Here’s TheJournal.ie’s guide to Ireland’s referendum on the new fiscal treaty.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Shatter refuses to rule out second Fiscal Treaty referendum if voters say 'no'
# Referendum
# Referendum

Shatter refuses to rule out second Fiscal Treaty referendum if voters say 'no'

Feb 28th 2012, 6:41 PM 4,674 Views 143 Comments

Minister for Justice says the Fiscal Compact Treaty is about preventing future governments building debt for future generations.

AS IT HAPPENED: Announcement that Ireland WILL hold referendum on EU fiscal compact treaty
# Referendum
# Referendum

AS IT HAPPENED: Announcement that Ireland WILL hold referendum on EU fiscal compact treaty

Feb 28th 2012, 3:02 PM 7,307 Views 113 Comments

Later in Leader’s Questions: the Taoiseach will discuss his trip to Davos, the cost of running his press office and his cabinet’s subcommittees.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Taoiseach expects AG decision on EU referendum in 'two to three weeks'
# EU Treaty
# EU Treaty

Taoiseach expects AG decision on EU referendum in 'two to three weeks'

Feb 26th 2012, 2:10 PM 2,252 Views 39 Comments

Enda Kenny told the Dáil this week that he expects a decision on whether or not a referendum is needed shortly.

# fiscal-compact-treaty - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Government should not include fiscal rules in constitution - advisory council
# Fiscal Compact
# Fiscal Compact

Government should not include fiscal rules in constitution - advisory council

Jan 26th 2012, 9:00 AM 1,493 Views 19 Comments

The Fiscal Advisory Council has said that the proposed fiscal compact should not be enshrined in the constitution.