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#Kevin Humphreys

# kevin-humphreys - Thursday 7 June, 2012

One-third of TDs return €210k in unused expenses for 2011

Ministers Eamon Gilmore, Richard Bruton, Ruairí Quinn and Róisín Shortall are among those returning the highest amounts.

# kevin-humphreys - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Taoiseach ‘will consider’ streaming meetings of IFSC management group

Enda Kenny will consider proposals from a Labour backbencher to bring transparency to the group overseeing the IFSC.

# kevin-humphreys - Friday 16 March, 2012

Household Charge registrations pass 250,000 mark with two weeks to go Household Charge This post contains a poll

Household Charge registrations pass 250,000 mark with two weeks to go

As of yesterday evening, 251,458 properties had been registered – but that’s still less than a sixth of the liable households.

# kevin-humphreys - Thursday 1 March, 2012

TD calls for extension and flexibility on household charge

Earlier this week, Dept of the Environment figures showed that fewer than one in ten homes have registered to pay.

# kevin-humphreys - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Poll: Should rule-breaking cyclists be fined on the spot? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should rule-breaking cyclists be fined on the spot?

A TD has said bicycle users who use pavements and break red lights should be handed immediate fines. Do you agree?

Cyclists should face on-the-spot fines for rule breaking - TD

A cycling group has backed Kevin Humphreys’ call for better enforcement, but said there could be difficulties in practice.

# kevin-humphreys - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Central Bank still exchanging €10k worth of punts every day

The Minister for Justice has said that there’s nothing suspicious about people exchanging their punts for euro more than ten years after the changeover.

# kevin-humphreys - Thursday 27 October, 2011

So what DID cause Monday night’s floods?

Theories abound as local authorities, businesses and ordinary citizens count the cost of one evening’s deluge.

# kevin-humphreys - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

TD hacksawed locks to get sandbags to locals

And gained a vote for Michael D Higgins in the process.

# kevin-humphreys - Saturday 1 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In tonight’s Fix: The latest in the race for the Áras; the Central Bank under fire; and what was discovered in one man’s underwear?

Central Bank spent over €150,000 on parties as financial crisis hit

The figures show that bank officials “ran away with themselves” at a crucial time, Labour TD Kevin Humphreys said.

# kevin-humphreys - Thursday 22 September, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know by 9am: Britain offers compensation to Bloody Sunday families, Ireland’s €29m doctors’ bill for sick notes, and how the rest of the world is preparing for Arthur’s Day…

# kevin-humphreys - Saturday 28 May, 2011

Bruton continues to come under fire from Labour over wage agreements

Labour TDs have continued to criticise proposed reforms to wage agreements by the Minister for Enterprise, reportedly with the support of the Tánaiste and Labour leader Eamon Gilmore.

# kevin-humphreys - Sunday 27 February, 2011

The Half Hour Fix: 1.30am

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

The Hot List: How the day unfolded in 12 key constituencies

Kevin Humpheys has taken the final seat for Labour in Dublin South-East. Check out how the first day of counting unfolded in key constituencies across the country.

# kevin-humphreys - Monday 24 January, 2011

Department insists early election posters are illegal

There’s a €150 fine for every individual poster that goes up before the polling order for the Dáil elections is issued.