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# galway-east - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Enda Kenny is about to contest his 12th general election
# GE16
# GE16

Enda Kenny is about to contest his 12th general election

Oct 20th 2015, 10:08 AM 10,835 Views 61 Comments

The Taoiseach, needless to say, had little trouble getting his name on the ticket for the Mayo constituency.

# galway-east - Sunday 28 September, 2014

The death of a Galway man in Germany: His family's search for answers
# Matthew Fitzpatrick
# Matthew Fitzpatrick

The death of a Galway man in Germany: His family's search for answers

Sep 28th 2014, 5:00 PM 29,688 Views 0 Comments

Matthew Fitzpatrick died in “exceptionally suspicious circumstances.” So what has the government done to help re-open the case?

# galway-east - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

'I was certainly surprised': Kitt says local radio station told him Keaveney was joining FF
# Galway East
# Galway East

'I was certainly surprised': Kitt says local radio station told him Keaveney was joining FF

Dec 4th 2013, 9:41 AM 6,786 Views 24 Comments

Michael Kitt, the Galway East TD, learned that Colm Keaveney was his new constituency colleague via Galway Bay FM, he said this morning.

# galway-east - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Confirmed: Former Labour chairman Colm Keaveney joining Fianna Fáil
# Colm Keaveney
# Colm Keaveney

Confirmed: Former Labour chairman Colm Keaveney joining Fianna Fáil

Dec 3rd 2013, 10:05 AM 10,212 Views 126 Comments

The surprise move by the former chairman of the Labour Party will see him join Fianna Fáil’s parliamentary ranks in the Dáil. He will not run for Europe next year as had been expected.

# galway-east - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Colm Keaveney is considering running in next year's European elections
# European Elections
# European Elections

Colm Keaveney is considering running in next year's European elections

Aug 27th 2013, 8:30 PM 4,410 Views 13 Comments

The newly-independent TD faces an uphill task to retain his Dáil seat at the next general election so is now considering running for Europe but he’s not made a decision yet, he insists.

# galway-east - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

‘I can no longer perform this task’: Colm Keaveney’s resignation statement in full
# Labour Pains
# Labour Pains

‘I can no longer perform this task’: Colm Keaveney’s resignation statement in full

Jun 26th 2013, 2:00 PM 5,674 Views 27 Comments

The Galway East TD has put out a detailed statement explaining his reasons for resigning as chairman and as a member of the Labour Party today.

# galway-east - Monday 14 January, 2013

Labour chairman Colm Keaveney wants party conference held in April
# Labour
# Labour

Labour chairman Colm Keaveney wants party conference held in April

Jan 14th 2013, 4:10 PM 5,346 Views 47 Comments

Keaveney, who voted against the Budget, wants the issue of his chairmanship sorted as soon as possible amid rumblings that Labour wants to oust him but an April conference is unlikely.

# galway-east - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Labour chair still hoping Budget cut to child benefit can be reversed
# Child Benefit
# Child Benefit

Labour chair still hoping Budget cut to child benefit can be reversed

Dec 9th 2012, 12:59 PM 5,559 Views 99 Comments

“I think it is and it has to be,” Labour TD Colm Keaveney said when asked whether child benefit was still up for negotiation in the Budget.

# galway-east - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes
# Constituency Commission
# Constituency Commission

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes

Jul 24th 2012, 6:02 PM 4,513 Views 27 Comments

Ministers have agreed to table new laws enforcing cuts to the size of the Dáil, in line with independent recommendations.

# galway-east - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up
# Dáil Boundaries
# Dáil Boundaries

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up

Jun 21st 2012, 10:57 AM 23,211 Views 79 Comments

The report of the Constituency Commission cuts the number of TDs, with significant boundary reforms.

# galway-east - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Mayor of Tuam quits Labour over county council 'shafting'
# War Of The Roses
# War Of The Roses

Mayor of Tuam quits Labour over county council 'shafting'

Apr 26th 2012, 4:59 PM 5,795 Views 31 Comments

Cllr Mary Loftus said she was overlooked for a seat on Galway County Council vacated by Colm Keaveney last year.

# galway-east - Sunday 27 February, 2011

The Half Past Fix: 10.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 10.30pm

Feb 27th 2011, 10:28 PM 1,038 Views 0 Comments

EVERY HOUR – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results of the last 60 minutes. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

The Hot List: The latest from the three constituencies with 12 seats to fill
# GE11
# GE11

The Hot List: The latest from the three constituencies with 12 seats to fill

Feb 27th 2011, 10:06 PM 5,880 Views 0 Comments

Latest: Recount in Laois-Offaly started again at 8.15pm. Full recount has started in Galway West.

The PDs return: former party fares better in 2011 than 2007
# GE11
# GE11

The PDs return: former party fares better in 2011 than 2007

Feb 27th 2011, 9:56 PM 1,811 Views 0 Comments

The party that disbanded after its election slaughter in 2007 sees its former candidates gain ground this time around.

The Half Past Fix: 9.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 9.30pm

Feb 27th 2011, 9:29 PM 821 Views 0 Comments

EVERY HOUR – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results of the last 60 minutes. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

The Half Past Fix: 8.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 8.30pm

Feb 27th 2011, 8:27 PM 1,163 Views 0 Comments

EVERY HOUR – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results of the last 60 minutes. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

# galway-east - Monday 14 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Monday
# GE11
# GE11

Daily Fix: Monday

Feb 14th 2011, 8:00 PM 2,517 Views 0 Comments

The latest highlights from the campaign trail – including: who’s the fairest of them all?

# galway-east - Tuesday 25 January, 2011

Noel Treacy to step down at next election
# GE11
# GE11

Noel Treacy to step down at next election

Jan 25th 2011, 10:15 AM 251 Views 0 Comments

# galway-east - Tuesday 23 November, 2010

Fine Gael TD Connaughton to retire at election
# Fine Gael
# Fine Gael

Fine Gael TD Connaughton to retire at election

Nov 23rd 2010, 11:30 AM 200 Views 0 Comments