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#Five-day weekend

# five-day-weekend - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Senator admits his two-day week 'gives the impression the Seanad is full of dossers'

Earlier, the Taoiseach promised that senators will get more work once legislation to give all third-level graduates a vote in Seanad elections is passed. The upper house is sitting for just a day-and-a-half this week.

# five-day-weekend - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Five-day weekend: The Seanad sat for just two days this week... again

It’s the second time in six weeks that the Seanad has wrapped up its business for the week on a Wednesday.