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#Jack O'Connor

# jack-oconnor - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

SIPTU president wants promissory note savings used to avoid public pay cuts

Jack O’Connor says using the €1 billion annual savings, and a higher tax rate on high earners, can avoid wide public strikes.

# jack-oconnor - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Ireland's largest union to decide on Croke Park II today

SIPTU is to vote on whether it will urge its members to accept or reject the latest Croke Park agreement.

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 2 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge Here is the week's news... skewed Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Breaking via The Mire wire: SIPTU president wins Oscar; hopes rise of a politicians’ strike; Pope quits over Croke Park II; Lift chaos leads to primary care centre.

# jack-oconnor - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Croke Park II: SIPTU national officers to take pay cuts

The cuts are in line with the Labour Relations Commission proposals that emerged from discussions on the Croke Park pay deal.

# jack-oconnor - Monday 25 February, 2013

From The42 Jack O'Connor back in management New Role

Jack O'Connor back in management

The former Kerry boss is set to be involved at club level for the 2013 season.

# jack-oconnor - Sunday 24 February, 2013

SIPTU: More than 'hot air and windy rhetoric' required for Croke Park agreement

In a strongly-worded statement, the trade union said that they were prepared to go to war with government.

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 8 December, 2012

SIPTU president urges Taoiseach to introduce pensions tax sooner

In a letter to Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Jack O’Connor says that introducing the 41 per cent rate on pensions over €60,000 sooner would obviate the need for certain cuts.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Families of Sackville Place bombings still seeking closure

The 40th anniversary of car bombings in Dublin which killed three busmen and injured 127 people hears how relatives of the dead still waiting for justice.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

SIPTU president: Congress should not meet again with Troika

He will put a motion before the Executive Council of Congress today calling for an end to any further meetings with the Troika.

# jack-oconnor - Monday 27 August, 2012

From The42 Eamonn Fitzmaurice ratified as new Kerry manager Taking Over

Eamonn Fitzmaurice ratified as new Kerry manager

It has been confirmed tonight that the former defender will take over as senior football boss in the Kingdom.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 17 August, 2012

From The42 Kerry set to name Fitzmaurice as new boss - reports Kingdom

Kerry set to name Fitzmaurice as new boss - reports

Last year’s All-Ireland finalists are on the brink of confirming their new senior football manager.

# jack-oconnor - Monday 13 August, 2012

From The42 Kingdom Search: Who'll take over from Jack as Kerry boss? Kerry GAA

Kingdom Search: Who'll take over from Jack as Kerry boss?

The search must now begin for the next Kerry senior manager but who will be in the frame to take the position?

From The42 Jack O'Connor: "It was a year that took its toll and that was definitely a factor in my decision." Leaving The Kingdom

Jack O'Connor: "It was a year that took its toll and that was definitely a factor in my decision."

The All-Ireland winning manager has explained the background behind his decision to depart from the helm of Kerry.

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 11 August, 2012

From The42 End of the line: Jack O’Connor resigns as Kerry boss GAA

End of the line: Jack O’Connor resigns as Kerry boss

The Kingdom are on the hunt for a new manager after the 51-year-old decided to move on today.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

From The42 The Morning Score: Wednesday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning – unless your name is Mavzuna Chorieva. You’re on your own today.

From The42 Wednesday Watch: The future for Kerry and the absence of Andy Moran Column

Wednesday Watch: The future for Kerry and the absence of Andy Moran

There is enough uncertainty at the moment over the future for the Kerry players and management to suggest anxious times lie ahead.

From The42 Speculation intensifies over O'Connor's future as Kerry boss Decision Time

Speculation intensifies over O'Connor's future as Kerry boss

The intentions of the Kingdom manager for the 2013 season are unclear after last Sunday’s championship exit.

# jack-oconnor - Sunday 5 August, 2012

From The42 As It Happened: Kerry v Donegal, All-Ireland SFC quarter-final Minute-by-Minute

As It Happened: Kerry v Donegal, All-Ireland SFC quarter-final

The last of the places in this year’s All-Ireland senior football semi-finals was up for grabs in Croke Park today. Would it be Kerry or Donegal who triumphed and advanced?

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 4 August, 2012

From The42 Kerry v Donegal - All-Ireland SFC quarter-final match guide Preview

Kerry v Donegal - All-Ireland SFC quarter-final match guide

They have never clashed in the All-Ireland senior championship before but the meeting of Kerry and Donegal is eagerly awaited.

# jack-oconnor - Thursday 2 August, 2012

From The42 Kerry side unchanged for Donegal quarter-final clash Ready To Go

Kerry side unchanged for Donegal quarter-final clash

Jack O’Connor has stuck with the same XV that beat Clare convincingly last week.

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 21 July, 2012

From The42 As It Happened: Kerry v Tyrone, All-Ireland SFC round three qualifier Liveblog

As It Happened: Kerry v Tyrone, All-Ireland SFC round three qualifier

They have won seven of the last nine All-Ireland senior football titles between them but for either Kerry or Tyrone, today would represent the end of the 2012 championship road. Here’s how it all unfolded.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 20 July, 2012

From The42 Kerry v Tyrone - All-Ireland SFC qualifier round three match guide Preview

Kerry v Tyrone - All-Ireland SFC qualifier round three match guide

Has there ever been a All-Ireland football round three qualifier clash to whet the appetite as much as the meeting of Kerry and Tyrone tomorrow? Here’s the lowdown on a fascinating clash.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

From The42 Sheehan out, Donaghy in for Kingdom Championship 2012

Sheehan out, Donaghy in for Kingdom

Kieran Donaghy has been recalled to the Kerry starting XV for Sunday’s Munster SFC semi-final.

# jack-oconnor - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

From The42 Opinion: what we now know after Kerry's stuttering start to the summer Backroom

Opinion: what we now know after Kerry's stuttering start to the summer

There was plenty to glean from the Kingdom’s underwhelming six-point win over a well-organised Tipperary in Thurles.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 25 May, 2012

From The42 Kerry bred to play attractive football - Cooper Championship 2012

Kerry bred to play attractive football - Cooper

Kerry open the defence of their Munster title against Tipperary on Sunday, but their star forward is taking nothing for granted.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

From The42 Creedon picks Premier team to face Kerry Championship 2012

Creedon picks Premier team to face Kerry

Borrisokane’s Philip Austin will captain Tipp in Sunday’s Munster SFC opener against Kerry.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

From The42 O'Sullivan was 'the ultimate corner-back', says Murphy Key To The Kingdom

O'Sullivan was 'the ultimate corner-back', says Murphy

Former Kerry keeper leads the praise after Tom O’Sullivan confirms his retirement from inter-county football.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 27 April, 2012

No vote on treaty would drive foreign investors away, warns Committee chair

Dominic Hannigan, who chairs the committee scrutinising the Fiscal Compact, also said that Europe needed to move away from right-wing economics that have been the focus in recent years.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 20 April, 2012

# jack-oconnor - Friday 13 April, 2012

From The42 (Semi)-final Countdown: here are the Kerry and Mayo teams for Sunday's meeting Team News

(Semi)-final Countdown: here are the Kerry and Mayo teams for Sunday's meeting

Kerry show seven changes, Mayo two from the sides which lined out out against each other in Tralee last weekend.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 6 April, 2012

From The42 He's back: Cooper returns to lead Kingdom against Mayo GAA

He's back: Cooper returns to lead Kingdom against Mayo

Talismanic Dr Crokes forward returns to the intercounty fray in Tralee on Sunday.

# jack-oconnor - Thursday 5 April, 2012

From The42 Kerry will be fired up for Mayo clash – Moynihan Pep Talk

Kerry will be fired up for Mayo clash – Moynihan

Kerry may be guaranteed top spot in Division 1 but Mayo shouldn’t expect any favours this weekend, warns Seamus Moynihan.

# jack-oconnor - Thursday 29 March, 2012

From The42 Spoiled for choice: Cooper return highlights Kerry’s strength in depth Guess Who's Back?

Spoiled for choice: Cooper return highlights Kerry’s strength in depth

Jack O’Connor has blooded new attacking talent in the Gooch’s absence, but how will they all fit in now that he’s back?

# jack-oconnor - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

From The42 Moynihan: Kerry need Ó Sé for the full 70 minutes, not 10 or 15 Simply Red

Moynihan: Kerry need Ó Sé for the full 70 minutes, not 10 or 15

Tomás Ó Sé knows that he needs to cut out the silly red cards and get back to playing football, says his former inter-county skipper Seamus Moynihan.

# jack-oconnor - Sunday 18 March, 2012

From The42 National Football League as it happened: Cork v Kerry Liveblog

National Football League as it happened: Cork v Kerry

We went minute-by-minute as the Rebels played Jack O’Connor’s men.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 17 February, 2012

SIPTU calls for suspension of 'unfair' household charge

The country’s largest trade union said that the €100 household charge penalises low and middle income families and called on the government to suspend it.

# jack-oconnor - Thursday 16 February, 2012

From The42 Munster men: O'Sullivan names his Interpro squad Proud Provinces

Munster men: O'Sullivan names his Interpro squad

Munster football manager Ger O’Sullivan has named a 24-man panel for Sunday’s Interprovincial semi-final against Leinster.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 13 January, 2012

From The42 One more year: Tomás Ó Sé signs on for 2012 Key To The Kingdom

One more year: Tomás Ó Sé signs on for 2012

Veteran Kerry defender Tomás Ó Sé has committed to at least one more year in the green and gold.

# jack-oconnor - Monday 2 January, 2012

SIPTU to escalate sit-in campaign at Vita Cortex plant

The trade union will today kick off a series of demonstrations, as the families of the 32 affected workers join their sit-in.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Employers slam Burton plans to make them cover sick pay

Associations attack reported plans that Joan Burton may introduce legislation making them cover four weeks of sick pay.