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# Healy-Rae

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Minister hits out at rural TDs for heckling during Climate Action Bill speech
TDs from the Rural Independent Group have criticised the bill, accusing the government of ignoring the people of rural Ireland.
Michael Healy-Rae TD brought to hospital after fire at Kerry shop
Healy-Rae is understood to be okay but is being checked due to the potential effects of smoke inhalation.
'Irresponsible nonsense': Tánaiste dismisses Danny Healy-Rae's call for drink-driving 'permit'
Danny Healy Rae wants permits to be handed out to allow rural drink driving.
Three members of Healy-Rae family elected to Kerry County Council
The Healy-Rae family have seen a 19-election streak of wins.
'It's a blessing and a curse': The relatives of well-known politicians running for election
Is a famous political surname a help or a hindrance for new candidates?
Healy-Rae sends patients to Belfast for hip and knee replacements to avoid a four-year wait
Patients can get the surgery in Belfast in a couple of months.
'You're letting down the people of Kerry': TDs get in shouting match over new rural bus service
Danny Healy-Rae got into a shouting match with Minister Brendan Griffin this evening.
Danny Healy-Rae seeks legal advice after Shane Ross calls him a 'terrorist'
The Transport Minister made the comments while calling on rural TDs to back drink-driving legislation.
A brief history of Danny Healy-Rae quotes
The Kilgarvan TD once claimed that nuclear testing caused the hole in the ozone layer.
Check out Ed O'Neill from Modern Family's Jackie Healy-Rae impression
O’Neill spent some time in the Kingdom in the past.
The dad from Modern Family actually pulled off the best Healy-Rae impression
So unexpected.
"The government thought the world stopped at the Red Cow" - Michael Healy Rae
The Kerry TD says he would take a role in cabinet.
"She'll get on famous": Another Healy-Rae is entering politics
Maura Healy-Rae will be co-opted on to Kerry County Council.
'He and Labour lost the election' - Michael Healy-Rae confirms meeting Enda Kenny
Michael was speaking on the Late Late Show last night.
Champagne, selfies and a 40-car cavalcade in Healy-Rae victory tour
The brothers made history in this election, becoming the first siblings to be elected in the same constituency.
Two Healy-Rae brothers elected to the Dáil
Michael is bringing brother Danny from the Kingdom to Leinster House.
'You voted for me because you get good value for your vote' - Jackie Healy Rae's 2007 election night speech
It’s on the back of a lorry. Of course.
"Would I do anything different? ... I'd try and do a hell of a lot more of the same"
Often controversial, veteran political operator Jackie Healy-Rae secured €71 million in funding for Kerry roads as part of his post-election deal with Bertie Ahern.
Jackie Healy-Rae: The 'dry wit' that changed Independent politics
The former Kerry TD died today aged 83.
Former TD Jackie Healy-Rae has died
The former Kerry South deputy passed away just after 1.30pm this afternoon at Kerry General Hospital.
This is the catchiest song about a Healy-Rae's election campaign you'll hear today
No really. It is.
PIC: Michael Healy-Rae has had his visit to Santa, and here's what he asked for
Two days to go and the Kerry-based TD has been on Santa’s lap asking for all sorts…
Rumours that Healy-Raes not happy with documentary are “more Dublin media bullshit”
Michael Healy-Rae says he has no problem with the programme, despite rumours to the contrary.
What can we expect from At Home With the Healy-Raes?
Caps, beashts and bangin’ tunes.
German TV station airs Healy Rae drink-drive segment
Around 2 million viewers tuned in to watch a report that featured uileann pipes, ballad singing and countless pints of Guinness.
Healy-Rae wants debate on expanding gun ownership in Ireland
“It’s no harm for these criminals to know that if they engage in this type of activity they may leave the home that they break into in a wooden box,” the independent TD has said.
Government dismisses Healy-Rae's bid to relax drink-driving limit in rural areas
Responding to the Department of Transport’s dismissal of his idea, Kerry county councillor Danny Healy-Rae told “We’ll see about that.”
Healy-Rae vindicated as 2013 licence plates to avoid 'unlucky 13'
Government is looking to introduce a new licence-plate system to boost car sales next year – when Healy-Rae first mooted the idea in February, he said he was “ridiculed”.
Michael Healy-Rae hospitalised after taking ill in the Dáil
The Independent TD for Kerry South had been taking part in a debate on the Social Welfare Bill earlier today.
Could you do Michael Healy-Rae's job? Now's your chance...
The Government is looking for applications to replace the Kerry South TD after his dismissal from a State board. Have you got what it takes?
Senators exempt from Leinster House phone blocking... for now
Yesterday’s decision to block premium phone calls cannot be applied to Senators until they agree to a cap themselves.
Premium rate calls to be blocked from Leinster House telephones
Committee on Procedure and Privileges said it was “clear that facilities were being abused”.
The Daily Fix: Sunday
In this evening’s Fix: Turkey ignores Gaddafi, the Cloyne report may finally see the light, the Leaving Cert takes a bashing, and why grocery-shopping is best done in high heels…
The Daily Fix: Wednesday
More violence in Greece, the Healy-Rae row just isn’t going away, Full Tilt Poker halts play and…remember that Volkswagen Vadar commerical? There’s an update.
FF senator says he made calls in support of Healy-Rae
Ned O’Sullivan says some of the calls may have been made from Oireachtas phones. Meanwhile the text of a letter sent by an Oireachtas official to Jackie Healy-Rae about the phone calls has been revealed.
Healy-Rae will pay back money from Dáil calls
He continues to deny any wrongdoing and said he would pay the money back as a gesture.
Healy-Rae told to pay up as Dáil to investigate
The controversy over calls from Leinster House to support the now independent TD’s celebrity television show win four years ago rumbles on.