# jerry-buttimer - Monday 16 July, 2018
Similar schemes have been trialled in UK cities like Newcastle, Bristol and Cardiff.
# jerry-buttimer - Friday 29 December, 2017
He and his partner Conchubhar Ó Laoghaire got married in Christchurch in Cork city.
# jerry-buttimer - Wednesday 30 November, 2016
The Taoiseach is off to the US today and there’s some speculation there’s work going on behind the scenes to arrange a meet-up with Donald Trump.
# jerry-buttimer - Sunday 6 March, 2016
High-profile casualties of the election have opened up about the pain of not being reelected.
# jerry-buttimer - Saturday 14 November, 2015
“My first instinct was ‘Oh my god, I’m going to die.’”
# jerry-buttimer - Saturday 23 May, 2015
The Irish people have voted for same-sex marriage but some campaigners deserve a special mention.
# jerry-buttimer - Wednesday 20 May, 2015
Fist-bumps for all… Fine Gael’s campaigner-in-chief tries his best to distract everyone from the lack of voters.
# jerry-buttimer - Thursday 14 May, 2015
The wearing of pins and badges in Leinster House has become a hot topic in recent days.
# jerry-buttimer - Wednesday 13 May, 2015
Jerry Buttimer insists his pin is “not a political badge”.
# jerry-buttimer - Sunday 22 March, 2015
Jerry Buttimer will be hoping for a Yes vote on 22 May.
Jerry Buttimer will be hoping for a Yes vote on 22 May.
# jerry-buttimer - Saturday 21 March, 2015
Jerry Buttimer is one of the first Fine Gael TDs to call for the repeal of the controversial constitutional amendment.
# jerry-buttimer - Friday 20 March, 2015
Jerry Buttimer has given the first Fine Gael reaction to Lucinda Creighton’s new party.
# jerry-buttimer - Thursday 19 March, 2015
The former junior minister is back in the news today.
# jerry-buttimer - Monday 9 March, 2015
Deputy Jerry Buttimer has said the decision relates to the GAA being a non-political organisation.
# jerry-buttimer - Thursday 19 February, 2015
The Oireachtas Health Committee has agreed to add the issue to its work programme
# jerry-buttimer - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
Simon Harris has defended the role of the Public Accounts Committee following criticism yesterday.
# jerry-buttimer - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
Two Oireachtas Committees are at odds over which one should probe spending at the Hepatitis C support group.
# jerry-buttimer - Saturday 4 October, 2014
The house has a private owner who lives in the USA.
# jerry-buttimer - Thursday 14 August, 2014
Labour minister Alan Kelly thinks it’s a good idea but some of his party colleagues disagree.
# jerry-buttimer - Sunday 20 July, 2014
One year on, TDs and Senators reflect on what it was like to be part of one of the most contentious political debates in decades.
# jerry-buttimer - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
It follows a number of cases in recent months where couples were told they would have to get married inside a hotel, rather than in a marquee outside as planned.
The Oireachtas Health Committee launched its report on end-of-life care this afternoon.
# jerry-buttimer - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Concerns have been raised over an ‘overly narrow’ interpretation of legislation which has prevented al fresco ceremonies from taking place…
# jerry-buttimer - Thursday 19 June, 2014
A report found that the CRC set up its charitable arm for the sole purpose of making sure it got as much money as possible from the HSE.
# jerry-buttimer - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
One particular investigation showed that a child had been moved to 11 different residencies in 4 months.
# jerry-buttimer - Friday 6 June, 2014
The Oireachtas Health Committee is seeking to change the rules that currently prevent any other Oireachtas committee from investigating matters that are already being probed by the powerful Public Accounts Committee.
# jerry-buttimer - Thursday 15 May, 2014
The group of TDs will travel to north Dublin to visit the HSE’s medical card centre.
# jerry-buttimer - Wednesday 23 April, 2014
The party’s own candidates feature as typical voters in the video that was given to local election candidates at meetings around the country recently.
# jerry-buttimer - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
The Fine Gael TD said the stark rises in cases over the past decade needs to be addressed.
# jerry-buttimer - Thursday 3 April, 2014
The issues were discussed at a Health Committee this morning.
# jerry-buttimer - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
It’s been x-rated stuff in the chamber this week…
# jerry-buttimer - Monday 17 February, 2014
Angela Kerins salary came under scrutiny last month amid claims of minuscule profits from the group’s scratchcard scheme.
# jerry-buttimer - Tuesday 11 February, 2014
“He looked at me, and he gave a dig into the chest, and said ‘you’re still the same guy, I’m still mad about you, let’s go do this’.”
# jerry-buttimer - Thursday 6 February, 2014
Two of the Dáil’s openly gay TDs spoke passionately about their experiences of homophobic abuse as deputies debated the Panti Bliss controversy this evening.
# jerry-buttimer - Sunday 2 February, 2014
TD Jerry Buttimer said the families involved deserve a “full and frank explanation”.
# jerry-buttimer - Friday 24 January, 2014
Jerry Buttimer, chair of the Oireachtas Health Committee, said the move is needed to restore confidence in the organisation.
# jerry-buttimer - Monday 25 November, 2013
Plans on how to spend €13 billion – and save €666 million – will be handed to Government officials today.
# jerry-buttimer - Friday 8 November, 2013
# jerry-buttimer - Tuesday 1 October, 2013
An Oireachtas Committee said the change could “vastly increase” Ireland’s rate of organ donation.