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# john-gormley - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Rooney, Chicharito and Fabregas on new MLS club's shortlist
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

Rooney, Chicharito and Fabregas on new MLS club's shortlist

Nov 15th 2016, 11:14 AM 6,058 Views 2 Comments

The side want to sign a player with a global reputation for their first season in 2018, and Manchester United’s skipper is in their sights.

# john-gormley - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

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

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

Jul 29th 2015, 5:34 PM 15,844 Views 46 Comments

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

# john-gormley - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

30 Days in September: An Oral History of the Bank Guarantee
# 6 Years On
# 6 Years On

30 Days in September: An Oral History of the Bank Guarantee

Dec 17th 2014, 7:00 AM 34,409 Views 67 Comments

What happened in the days and weeks leading up to the bank guarantee of 30 September 2008? TheJournal.ie presents an in-depth account from the people who were in the thick of it.

# john-gormley - Thursday 8 November, 2012

Dartmouth Square among lots in latest distressed property auction
# Ranelagh
# Ranelagh

Dartmouth Square among lots in latest distressed property auction

Nov 8th 2012, 1:40 PM 17,526 Views 32 Comments

The land formerly owned by maverick businessman Noel O’Gara will be among the lots at an auction next month.

# john-gormley - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Eliminated: After ten years and €55m, e-voting machines finally disposed of
# Finally
# Finally

Eliminated: After ten years and €55m, e-voting machines finally disposed of

Jun 28th 2012, 9:00 PM 11,316 Views 72 Comments

The government has finally got rid of the 7,500 voting machines that were trialled once ten years ago and have been in storage ever since at a cost to the State.

# john-gormley - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Opposition dismisses 'whitewash' report on councils' planning inquiries
# Planning
# Planning

Opposition dismisses 'whitewash' report on councils' planning inquiries

Jun 13th 2012, 8:06 AM 1,702 Views 23 Comments

Jan O’Sullivan’s report on irregularities in seven county councils came a day before a Dáil vote on resuming them.

# john-gormley - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Planning review finds deficiencies but no evidence of wrongdoing
# Planning
# Planning

Planning review finds deficiencies but no evidence of wrongdoing

Jun 12th 2012, 7:57 PM 2,935 Views 32 Comments

The Green Party, whose former leader John Gormley announced the review in 2010, said it “beggars belief” that all seven councils came out of the report “squeaky clean”.

# john-gormley - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Explainer: Does Dublin need a directly-elected mayor and how likely is it?
# Local Governent
# Local Governent

Explainer: Does Dublin need a directly-elected mayor and how likely is it?

May 20th 2012, 8:00 AM 2,528 Views 20 Comments

It has been suggested for years, it even came close to happening two years ago but what chance a Boris Johnson or a Micheal Bloomberg for Dublin and Ireland’s other cities. TheJournal.ie investigates…

# john-gormley - Friday 30 March, 2012

Criticism of planning investigations 'a smokescreen' says Minister
# Planning
# Planning

Criticism of planning investigations 'a smokescreen' says Minister

Mar 30th 2012, 8:01 AM 3,009 Views 17 Comments

Junior Minister Jan O’Sullivan strongly rejected claims that it has not cancelled planning inquiries.

# john-gormley - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Government accused of 'arrogance' over cancelled planning inquiries
# Mahon
# Mahon

Government accused of 'arrogance' over cancelled planning inquiries

Mar 29th 2012, 8:00 AM 3,175 Views 20 Comments

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan said the investigations into six councils had been “ready to go” when they were halted by Phil Hogan.

# john-gormley - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Power, payments, politicians and planning: the Mahon Tribunal in numbers
# Mahon
# Mahon

Power, payments, politicians and planning: the Mahon Tribunal in numbers

Mar 24th 2012, 7:00 PM 5,464 Views 25 Comments

How much did the report cost per page? How many times does it mention ‘corruption’? And who opposed setting it up?

# john-gormley - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Government puts e-voting machines up for auction
# Last Orders
# Last Orders

Government puts e-voting machines up for auction

Jan 11th 2012, 5:03 PM 4,173 Views 40 Comments

The cabinet formally agrees to sell off the 7,500 voting machines – some of them never used – to the most attractive bidder.

# john-gormley - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Who said that? TheJournal.ie’s 2011 Quotes Quiz
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

Who said that? TheJournal.ie’s 2011 Quotes Quiz

Dec 29th 2011, 6:00 PM 4,290 Views 2 Comments

We’ve picked out the highlights of the year in quotations. But which public figure said them?

# john-gormley - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Hogan hits back at claims government doesn't care about climate change
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Hogan hits back at claims government doesn't care about climate change

Nov 3rd 2011, 2:40 PM 565 Views 20 Comments

Phil Hogan has been criticised by the opposition over reports that climate change legislation was being shelved.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nov 3rd 2011, 8:24 AM 2,368 Views 7 Comments

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# john-gormley - Friday 27 May, 2011

Former minister Eamon Ryan elected new Green Party leader
# Greens
# Greens

Former minister Eamon Ryan elected new Green Party leader

May 27th 2011, 3:37 PM 506 Views 0 Comments

New leader Ryan says former coalition partner which lost all of its Seanad and Dáil seats in 2011 is setting out “on the road to recovery”.

Green Party to announce new leader later today
# Greens
# Greens

Green Party to announce new leader later today

May 27th 2011, 8:23 AM 326 Views 0 Comments

Former government minister Eamon Ryan is among those seeking to lead the party as it looks to rebuild following its general election wipe-out.

# john-gormley - Sunday 20 March, 2011

Gormley resigns Green Party leadership as party refocuses
# Green Party
# Green Party

Gormley resigns Green Party leadership as party refocuses

Mar 20th 2011, 1:55 PM 1,646 Views 0 Comments

Senator Dan Boyle says Gormley wants the party to return to first principles.

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Mar 20th 2011, 9:01 AM 2,804 Views 0 Comments

Nine things to know: Airstrikes target Libya; elections in Egypt and Haiti; Japan close to restoring power to Fukushima plant; and a super view of a super moon.

# john-gormley - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Revealed: the full cost of dumping our outgoing government TDs
# The Cost Of Change
# The Cost Of Change

Revealed: the full cost of dumping our outgoing government TDs

Mar 1st 2011, 2:35 PM 5,941 Views 7 Comments

The first-year pensions of the 41 Fianna Fáil and Green TDs who failed to keep their seats underlines the price of change.

# john-gormley - Saturday 26 February, 2011

The Half Past Fix: 9.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 9.30pm

Feb 26th 2011, 9:26 PM 1,307 Views 0 Comments

Every hour – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

Voting trends: voter vengeance for Fianna Fáil and the Greens
# GE11
# GE11

Voting trends: voter vengeance for Fianna Fáil and the Greens

Feb 26th 2011, 2:41 PM 874 Views 0 Comments

Former coalition government parties look likely to lose substantial number of seats, particularly in Dublin, where Conor Lenihan and Paul Gogarty have already conceded.

Green party leader John Gormley set to lose seat
# GE11
# GE11

Green party leader John Gormley set to lose seat

Feb 26th 2011, 2:05 PM 1,234 Views 0 Comments

Gormley is unlikely to be elected in Dublin South-East.

# john-gormley - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Wednesday

Feb 23rd 2011, 4:51 PM 1,497 Views 0 Comments

Five things you need to know: fears over 100 trapped in a Christchurch TV building, party leaders racking up the miles, and the Ireland team to face Scotland on Sunday.

Martin tops the charts in election travel stakes
# GE11
# GE11

Martin tops the charts in election travel stakes

Feb 23rd 2011, 4:25 PM 1,291 Views 0 Comments

The party leaders are wearing out the shoeleather as canvassing hits a climax – racking up almost 1,300km between them.

# john-gormley - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

Labour recovers some ground in latest opinion poll
# Opinion Polls
# Opinion Polls

Labour recovers some ground in latest opinion poll

Feb 22nd 2011, 9:01 PM 1,996 Views 0 Comments

Labour returns its share of public support to 20 per cent, while Fianna Fáil drops back to 14 and Fine Gael holds at 38.

Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Tuesday

Feb 22nd 2011, 7:52 PM 1,270 Views 0 Comments

The highs, the lows and the no-gos of today’s campaign trail…

Leaders campaigning in Dublin ahead of final television debate
# GE11
# GE11

Leaders campaigning in Dublin ahead of final television debate

Feb 22nd 2011, 7:49 AM 890 Views 0 Comments

Youth unemployment and children will feature as the parties continue campaigning today in advance of the final debate.

# john-gormley - Monday 21 February, 2011

Fine Gael set to top student voting trends
# GE11
# GE11

Fine Gael set to top student voting trends

Feb 21st 2011, 2:43 PM 1,540 Views 0 Comments

A nationwide survey of over 1,200 third level students shows Fine Gael set to pick up over a third of student first preferences.

# john-gormley - Friday 18 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Friday

Feb 18th 2011, 8:00 PM 1,520 Views 0 Comments

Seven days to go until polling – time to catch up with the day’s winners and losers as the election hits the final stretch.

On the hustings: The week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail
# In Pics
# In Pics

On the hustings: The week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail

Feb 18th 2011, 6:52 PM 2,180 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie brings you Election 2011′s candidates in their more – or less – photogenic moments of the week.

# john-gormley - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Tuesday
# GE11
# GE11

Daily Fix: Tuesday

Feb 15th 2011, 8:03 PM 1,152 Views 0 Comments

Ten days to go now – so let’s catch up with the winners and losers from another day on the trail.

Twitter debate reaction negative to all five parties
# GE11
# GE11

Twitter debate reaction negative to all five parties

Feb 15th 2011, 7:04 PM 2,219 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s Twitter Tracker now tracks sentiment – and shows that all five parties were bemoaned during RTÉ’s debate.

Odds on FG triumph shorten after RTÉ debate
# GE11
# GE11

Odds on FG triumph shorten after RTÉ debate

Feb 15th 2011, 2:05 PM 1,414 Views 0 Comments

Enda Kenny’s solid performance sees the odds of a resounding Fine Gael victory shorten with the major bookmakers.

Slideshow: what the papers say about the debates
# Leaders' Debate
# Leaders' Debate

Slideshow: what the papers say about the debates

Feb 15th 2011, 8:33 AM 1,207 Views 0 Comments

A round-up of today’s news and front page coverage of last nights five-way leaders’ debate.

Fine Gael to launch manifesto as other parties focus on political reform and Irish
# GE11
# GE11

Fine Gael to launch manifesto as other parties focus on political reform and Irish

Feb 15th 2011, 8:13 AM 1,048 Views 0 Comments

Enda Kenny and his frontbenchers will publish their manifesto in Dublin whilst Sinn Fein will launch its Irish language proposals outside Fine Gael’s HQ.

Poll: Who won the five-way RTÉ leaders’ debate?
# GE11
# GE11

Poll: Who won the five-way RTÉ leaders’ debate?

Feb 15th 2011, 6:43 AM 11,789 Views 0 Comments

A simple question, but probably no simple answer: who came out on top on The Frontline’s Valentine’s Day Debate?

Gallery: backstage at RTÉ’s five-way election debate
# GE11
# GE11

Gallery: backstage at RTÉ’s five-way election debate

Feb 15th 2011, 6:31 AM 3,872 Views 0 Comments

Julien Behal’s PA gallery of life behind the scenes at Montrose last night – and some unexpected shows of affection…

Punch and Judy, red cents and Rip van Winkle: How the second leaders' debate panned out.
# Leaders' Debate
# Leaders' Debate

Punch and Judy, red cents and Rip van Winkle: How the second leaders' debate panned out.

Feb 15th 2011, 12:47 AM 2,403 Views 0 Comments

The missed blows, the landed punches and – maybe – the policies that emerged in last night’s five-way leaders’ debate at RTE.

# john-gormley - Monday 14 February, 2011

Twitter reaction: The second leaders' debate
# GE11
# GE11

Twitter reaction: The second leaders' debate

Feb 14th 2011, 11:19 PM 2,183 Views 0 Comments

The Twitterati were busy throughout the second leaders’ debate and we’ve picked a selection of their tweets.

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