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#Frank Flannery

# frank-flannery - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Timeline: Angela Kerins, charity salaries, and the saga of the baying PAC

Today’s High Court judgement against the former Rehab Group CEO brought to an end a saga that lasted almost three years.

# frank-flannery - Monday 30 November, 2015

From The42 'It's like Chelsea in a way, it's ruthless and you have to do your job well' - Flannery Boss Speak

'It's like Chelsea in a way, it's ruthless and you have to do your job well' - Flannery

Cork’s new coach masterminded Leinster glory for Oulart-the-Ballagh on Sunday.

From The42 'Poor Cork won't have him for January or February now, thanks be to God!' - Rossiter

'Poor Cork won't have him for January or February now, thanks be to God!' - Rossiter

Oulart-the-Ballagh boss Frank Flannery will be a busy man in the New Year.

# frank-flannery - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Frank Flannery says Denis O'Brien is 'not above or below the law'

“People in the Third Reich thought what’s happening to the Jews would never happen to them, but finally the knock came.”

# frank-flannery - Monday 20 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge 7 times this century sexism in Irish politics made us cringe Lapgate

7 times this century sexism in Irish politics made us cringe

“Rein her in there”.

# frank-flannery - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Fianna Fáil aren't 'going to prostitute themselves to anyone'

Willie O’Dea isn’t keen on the idea of coalition with Fine Gael.

# frank-flannery - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Fine Gael is 'done apologising'

The party held a four-hour meeting in Dublin yesterday where there was apparently no dissent among members.

# frank-flannery - Monday 12 January, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Seán Quinn’s future earnings, hackers attacking a Pentagon Twitter account and a snow forecast for Ireland all had people talking today.

It looks like Frank Flannery WON'T be returning to Fine Gael - at least not formally

Senior party figures are distancing themselves from the idea of Flannery returning ahead of the next election.

# frank-flannery - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Frank Flannery could be returning to Fine Gael - but not everyone's happy

There’s been a mixed reaction in Fine Gael to news that the former strategist could return ahead of the general election.

# frank-flannery - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Enda: Frank Flannery is still my friend

The former Fine Gael strategist quit the party in controversial circumstances last March.

# frank-flannery - Friday 26 December, 2014

Here's what Leo Varadkar thinks about being Ireland's most kissable politician

We also asked the Health Minister about his secret Facebook account…

# frank-flannery - Thursday 13 November, 2014

What does Leo make of being described as 'tall and good-looking with a certain exotic feel'?

The Health Minister came in for high praise from the former Fine Gael strategist earlier this week.

# frank-flannery - Monday 10 November, 2014

Frank Flannery was pretty astounded with the way Fine Gael handled McNulty-gate

The former Fine Gael strategist has had his say on McNulty-gate.

# frank-flannery - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Frank Flannery is doing a weekly political podcast with Bill O'Herlihy The Flannery Files This post contains videos

Frank Flannery is doing a weekly political podcast with Bill O'Herlihy

The former Fine Gael strategist is collaborating with the famous retired RTÉ broadcaster.

# frank-flannery - Friday 10 October, 2014

John McGuinness has 'no response' to being told to step down as PAC chair

But Mary Lou McDonald has been quick to come to his defence.

# frank-flannery - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Here are 9 things we learned from the Electric Picnic of politics

Where do politicos, academics and Oireachtas nerds spend their summer holidays? In Glenties of course…

# frank-flannery - Monday 21 July, 2014

Flannery 'holding options open' on proceedings over PAC's Rehab inquiry

Angela Kerins has launched legal action against ‘deeply distressing’ inquiry into her involvement with Rehab.

Frank Flannery: Fine Gael's local election campaign was one of the worst I ever saw

The former Rehab chief and Fine Gael strategist has been speaking at the MacGill Summer School in Donegal.

# frank-flannery - Friday 18 July, 2014

Frank Flannery says PAC had a "feral attitude" towards him

The former Rehab Group CEO says PAC’s pursuit of him was politically motivated.

# frank-flannery - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

PAC told they can't force Flannery and Kerins to come before it

The former Rehab Group CEOs refused to appear before the committee in April.

# frank-flannery - Thursday 19 June, 2014

PAC told to give more info about why it wants to quiz Frank Flannery and Angela Kerins

The Public Accounts Committee will now seek talks with another Dáil committee overs its efforts to compel the former Rehab CEOs.

# frank-flannery - Thursday 12 June, 2014

PAC's attempts to question Frank Flannery and Angela Kerins 'nobbled'

The Public Accounts Committee will now seek outside legal advice as it continues efforts to compel former Rehab executives to come before it.

# frank-flannery - Monday 9 June, 2014

No 'slam dunk' for ex-Rehab chiefs as CPP yet to rule on compellability

Mary Lou McDonald said it would be ‘quite wrong’ to pre-judge the view of the committee.

# frank-flannery - Friday 16 May, 2014

'This isn't anything personal': PAC denies accusation of bias against Angela Kerins

Solicitors for the former Rehab boss had accused the Public Accounts Committee of being biased against her.

# frank-flannery - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Here are the letters Angela Kerins and Frank Flannery sent to PAC

Kerins’s solicitor says the former CEO of Rehab was hopitalised after her last appearance.

# frank-flannery - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Angela Kerins and Frank Flannery to be forced before PAC after they 'throw kitchen sink' at committee

The Public Accounts Committee is seeking powers of compellability in the case of the two former CEOs at the disability organisation.

# frank-flannery - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about Sean FitzPatrick being found not guilty.

Two weeks' notice: PAC WILL compel Kerins and Flannery to appear if they don't get answers

If they don’t cooperate and hand over all required information, the Committee will compel the former Rehab CEOs to appear in person.

The PAC is having another meeting about Rehab later - but you're not allowed to watch it

Members of the Public Accounts Committee will discuss the ongoing controversy at Rehab and whether they should compel its former CEOs, Frank Flannery and Angela Kerins, later today.

# frank-flannery - Saturday 12 April, 2014

# frank-flannery - Thursday 10 April, 2014

The curious case of the CEO and the coffin business

Angela Kerins, her family and Rehab’s relationship with Complete Eco Solutions is under scrutiny again. What is it all about?

Frank Flannery was paid over €400k by Rehab since 2007

The former CEO was paid over €5,000 a month regularly between 2007 and 2013 for “lobbying and consulting”.

Kerins and Flannery legal threats to Rehab not to reveal finances

Solicitors’ letters were fired off to the charity group last night.

How much money did the HSE pay Rehab? That's top of the PAC's agenda today

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…

PAC want more answers from Rehab and today they hope to get them

John McGuinness said the last time answers had to be “dragged” out of Rehab – today they want answers on public money and the group’s governance.

# frank-flannery - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

PAC tells Frank Flannery his reasons for no-showing are 'nothing short of contemptible'

The strongly-worded letters went out after an emergency session of the Public Accounts Committee tonight.

# frank-flannery - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Enda Kenny: 'Of course' Flannery and Kerins should appear before the PAC

The Taoiseach added that he believed charities should not pay their CEOs to lobby the government.

# frank-flannery - Thursday 3 April, 2014

RSVP: Angela Kerins and Frank Flannery yet to confirm attendance at PAC next week

The committee is due to hold further hearings on Rehab next Thursday.

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