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#Green Party

# green-party - Thursday 18 February, 2016

From The42 McIlroy's watertight short game puts him on tail of leaders Green Party

McIlroy's watertight short game puts him on tail of leaders

The Holywood golfer carded a four-under-par opening round but it wasn’t such a good day for Padraig Harrington in California.

# green-party - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

With 10 days left, the latest poll is very bad news for Fine Gael

The party has dropped five points since the election started.

Is this the most boring constituency in Ireland?

Just six candidates are running in three-seat Laois where many believe the result is a foregone conclusion.

# green-party - Thursday 11 February, 2016

You wait all day for the Greens' election bus - and when it arrives it's mildly terrifying

It’s not often you get to shout “bridge!” at an election event.

# green-party - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Ryan vs. McCarthy: These two lads had a mighty row about the trauma of government

In our third election debate, Labour and the Greens do battle on the environment and being in government.

# green-party - Saturday 16 January, 2016

Eamon Ryan lashes RTÉ and says Ireland needs the Greens like never before

The Green Party leader has been rallying members in Dublin today.

# green-party - Thursday 7 January, 2016

The Greens are banking on this bearded pro surfer to get them back into the Dáil

Fergal Smith used to surf the waves across the southern hemisphere but now he’s giving politics a go.

# green-party - Thursday 8 October, 2015

From The42 As the Republic struggles, northern neighbours power towards becoming immortal Green Party

As the Republic struggles, northern neighbours power towards becoming immortal

A win for Michael O’Neill’s side tonight assures them of qualification for a major tournament for the first time in three decades.

# green-party - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Should motorists be charged more for using the M50 to help ease traffic?

Here’s what the government plans to do to combat Dublin traffic – and some advice from the Green Party.

# green-party - Friday 18 September, 2015

This ex-TD (and occasional pop singer) is teaming up with Shane Ross for a Dáil comeback

He’s probably remembered best for a four-letter Dáíl tirade at Labour’s Emmet Stagg.

# green-party - Thursday 27 August, 2015

The Greens have a radical plan to feed every schoolchild in the country

The party wants to provide every schoolchild in the country with at least one hot meal a day.

# green-party - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Tired performances all round as David Drumm controversy casts shadow over Banking Inquiry

Mary Harney and John Gormley were the latest former politicians to brave the banking inquiry gauntlet this afternoon.

# green-party - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Potentially cancer-causing herbicide used on Dublin's streets

The World Health Organisation’s International Agency on the Research of Cancer has branded glyphosate as “probably carcinogenic” to humans.

# green-party - Monday 29 June, 2015

Last-ditch attempt to stop Sinn Féin 'hijacking' 1916 centenary is 'laughable' IRA

Last-ditch attempt to stop Sinn Féin 'hijacking' 1916 centenary is 'laughable'

All is not well on Dublin City Council.

# green-party - Sunday 31 May, 2015

After Averil's shock departure, how do other parties shape up in terms of women?

We spoke to all of the main parties about reaching the 30% gender quota.

# green-party - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

This campaign video from the UK Greens is ... well, bonkers

So ridiculous, it works.

# green-party - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

What you need to know about the election that no one can predict Explainer This post contains videos

What you need to know about the election that no one can predict

In a closely-fought race it appears neither the Conservatives nor Labour will emerge victorious on 7 May.

# green-party - Monday 30 March, 2015

No money but plenty of ideas: 7 things that happened at the Green Party conference

The Greens gathered in Kilkenny over the weekend. Here’s what happened.

# green-party - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Why this councillor was canvassing for Trevor Sargent... when he was 10

Roderic O’Gorman’s love for the Greens goes all the way back to canvassing with Trevor Sargent in 1992.

# green-party - Friday 27 March, 2015

'It was 1am and we'd been discussing development plans': Meet the Green who doesn't care about populism

Green Party deputy leader Catherine Martin on being a ‘New Green’, women in politics and keeping it in the family.

Poll: Are there too many middle-aged men in politics? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are there too many middle-aged men in politics?

Or are they the best people for the job?

'I'm tired of middle-aged men pissing away my future all the time'

We spoke to two Young Greens ahead of the Green Party conference this weekend.

# green-party - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Drinking water in 8,500 south Dublin homes may be contaminated by lead

It could have serious health implications for residents.

# green-party - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Eamon Ryan's beloved bike has been stolen Crime This post contains videos

Eamon Ryan's beloved bike has been stolen

The Green Party leader’s bike was taken from outside the party’s offices yesterday.

# green-party - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Some of these derelict sites in Dublin have been vacant for years

Many of these buildings could help address the current housing crisis.

# green-party - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Watch Eamon Ryan explain why the Greens would do a deal with anyone (including Sinn Féin) Dealmaker This post contains videos

Watch Eamon Ryan explain why the Greens would do a deal with anyone (including Sinn Féin)

Eamon Ryan spoke about his party’s ambitions ahead of the next general election.

# green-party - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Dublin councillors vote in favour of new busking bye-laws Sing For It

Dublin councillors vote in favour of new busking bye-laws

One source of relief for buskers will be the news that a proposed ban on amplifiers in Temple Bar fell flat.

# green-party - Monday 2 February, 2015

Dublin councillors vote in favour of new busking bye-laws

One source of relief for buskers will be the news that a proposed ban on amplifiers in Temple Bar fell flat.

# green-party - Saturday 24 January, 2015

There's MORE good news for Enda and Joan in the latest opinion poll

Shane and Lucinda, maybe not so much.

# green-party - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Here's where Eamon Ryan is going to run in the general election

The party leader is looking to return to the Dáil.

# green-party - Friday 14 November, 2014

'We don't want to privatise Irish Water but no-one believes politicians when we say that'

The Fine Gael MEP believes legislation is a more sensible option.

# green-party - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Like cycling? Fancy a €43k-a-year job as Dublin's Cycling Czar?

The new appointee will have an input to Luas, bus and road projects and act as a cycling ‘advocate’ for the city.

# green-party - Friday 31 October, 2014

A government department got this Green Party councillor's name hopelessly wrong

# green-party - Monday 27 October, 2014

The Green Party wants a referendum to make sure Irish Water isn't privatised

The party’s councillors will submit the motion in the coming weeks.

# green-party - Monday 8 September, 2014

A Dublin councillor has travelled to the West Bank to work as a human rights observer

Patrick Costello is keeping an ongoing blog of his experiences called, ‘Canal Bank To West Bank’.

# green-party - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

You probably won't be surprised which Irish politician took up the ice bucket challenge...

…And called out Denis O’Brien, Michael O’Leary and Mick Wallace.

# green-party - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Sinn Féin is just 1% behind Fine Gael in the latest opinion poll

And, we’re warning you now, the public were also asked about Garth Brooks in this Sunday Independent/Millward Brown survey.

# green-party - Thursday 31 July, 2014

ESB power stations cut CO2 emissions by 1.5 million tonnes last year

Despite the good figures, Eamon Ryan is worried about a “lack of political will” on renewable energy.

# green-party - Friday 18 July, 2014

Protest over Kilkenny bridge grows from 'a dozen to hundreds of people'

This morning gardaí cordoned off the roads to escort machinery into the site.

# green-party - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Dubliners may have to wait five years for a directly-elected mayor

Fingal County Council is still not on board with the idea, though.