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Wednesday 27 September 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Jackie Healy-Rae

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Character reference for Healy-Rae brothers asked judge to 'deal with the matter in a certain way'
Judge David Waters handed the character reference back to the defence.
Two Healy-Rae brothers given suspended sentences for Kenmare chip van assault
Jackie Healy-Rae, 24, who is a county councillor, and Kevin Healy-Rae, 22, are the sons of Kerry TD Michael Healy-Rae.
Two Healy-Rae brothers found guilty of assaulting a man on a night out in 2017
The brothers are the sons of Independent Kerry TD Michael Healy-Rae.
Tributes to the late Jackie Healy-Rae to be heard in the Dáil
The South Kerry TD passed away on the 5 December 2014.
Three members of Healy-Rae family elected to Kerry County Council
The Healy-Rae family have seen a 19-election streak of wins.
Michael Healy-Rae hospitalised after being attacked by a cow
The Kerry TD was attacked by the cow after she calved, according to his nephew.
The deals they did: the up-and-down relationship of Bertie Ahern and Jackie Healy-Rae
The making of a dynasty…
Michael Healy-Rae on the 'personal vendetta' people had against his father
“He will be remembered for an awful long time.”
Lots of people are expected at Jackie Healy-Rae's funeral today
He will be laid to rest in Kilgarvan this afternoon.
'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.
Funeral of Jackie Healy-Rae to take place on Monday
The former Kerry South TD will lie in repose at Healy-Rae’s Bar in Kilgarvin today and tomorrow.
Jackie Healy Rae - the patriarch of a dynasty that doesn't like being called a dynasty
The late Jackie has sons and a grandson who keep the Healy-Rae flame lit.
"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.
TV3 is making a series of At Home with the Healy Raes
Over half a million people watched last night’s documentary.
8 other great Dublin v Kerry debates that we'd like to see settled
The momentous city v culchie debates of our time.
At Home With The Healy-Raes to air on TV3
Cameras will follow the political family as they go about their daily lives.
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.
Michael Healy-Rae: 'I knew nothing about it'
The independent TD says he won’t resign over phone calls from the Oireachtas that helped him win a TV show four years ago.
Healy-Rae won TV show after thousands of calls from the Dáil: report
The Irish Daily Mail reports that Michael Healy-Rae won a celebrity television show back in 2007 after calls from the Dáil which cost the taxpayer over €2,500.
"No, no, no, no way": Healy-Rae rules out presidential bid
The former Kerry South TD said he was no longer considering a run for the Áras.
The Daily Fix: Sunday
In your bank holiday Sunday Fix: Aer Lingus talks back on tonight; the source of the E. coli outbreak is found; Berlusconi’s ‘bunga bunga’ goes on; and did you miss the shuffle of honour for the Queen last month?
Jackie Healy-Rae threatened to withdraw support from government who told 'blatant lies'
New documents published by RTÉ reveal details of the correspondence between the independent Kerry TD and the government prior to last December’s budget as well as earlier this year.
Healy-Rae “not interested” in allegations of secret deals with former Taoisigh
The former independent TD tells he has never bought a copy of the Irish Independent in his life.
The 9 at 9: Saturday
Nine things you need to know by 9am: A third arrest in the murder of a PSNI officer; two bodies recovered off the coast of Dublin, the US government avoids shutting down; and a hero politician.
The Daily Fix: April Fool's Day’s daily guide to what’s been going on for the last 24 hours: credit ratings, Cork visits and Kerry presidents?
'Healy-Rae for President' story is no joke, Radio Kerry says
An early interview with the newly-retired TD, claiming he was considering a bid for the Presidency, was a genuine item.
Reprieve for government as Finance Bill scrapes through
The government bags a crucial victory on the Finance Bill after independents offer support in exchange for big amendments.
Independents could kill Finance Bill over banker tax
Lowry, McGrath and Healy-Rae want the 90% tax to be included in the Finance Bill – in a race against time for FF.
Finance Bill may fall after Lowry refuses to support
Michael Lowry says he can’t back the Finance Bill “in its current format” – meaning the Bill could fall tomorrow.
Independents say Finance Bill support is "not guaranteed"
Michael Lowry and Jackie Healy-Rae put the Finance Bill in further jeopardy – saying they may not vote for it.
Backbenchers, independents remain tight-lipped on Budget vote
Independent Noel Grealish will probably vote against, while FF’s Mattie McGrath hasn’t made up his mind – could it be a tie?
Independent TDs decide on Budget stance today
Jackie Healy-Rae and Michael Lowry seek government clarification ahead of tomorrow’s Budget announcement.