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#Lucinda Creighton

# lucinda-creighton - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Renua in talks with 'more than one' Independent TD about becoming leader of the party
# New Renua
# New Renua

Renua in talks with 'more than one' Independent TD about becoming leader of the party

Feb 22nd 2020, 12:05 AM 38,453 Views 57 Comments

The party said that it may also consider changing its name and branding as part of a wider review.

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 3 April, 2017

'It's time political parties get off the fence on abortion': Renua is now a pro-life party
# We're Back
# We're Back

'It's time political parties get off the fence on abortion': Renua is now a pro-life party

Apr 3rd 2017, 2:38 PM 19,797 Views 145 Comments

Party leader John Leahy said it is important people know what the party stands for.

# lucinda-creighton - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Renua's new leader is optimistic about 2017 - just don't mention the flat tax
# Under Maintenance
# Under Maintenance

Renua's new leader is optimistic about 2017 - just don't mention the flat tax

Dec 27th 2016, 12:37 PM 18,775 Views 75 Comments

You won’t find much information on Renua’s website right now – but the party has big plans for 2017.

# lucinda-creighton - Saturday 3 September, 2016

'I’m not unrealistic about the challenge I face': Meet the man trying to rebuild Renua
# Lucinda's Successor
# Lucinda's Successor

'I’m not unrealistic about the challenge I face': Meet the man trying to rebuild Renua

Sep 3rd 2016, 7:15 AM 15,291 Views 72 Comments

“Renua did not do any harm to anyone in this country … We just tried to start a new party.”

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 13 June, 2016

Eddie Hobbs has left Renua
# Stepped Down
# Stepped Down

Eddie Hobbs has left Renua

Jun 13th 2016, 10:08 PM 34,036 Views 82 Comments

It comes after Lucinda Creighton stepped down as leader of the party last month.

# lucinda-creighton - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Renua Ireland is going to change its name
# Back To The Drawing Board
# Back To The Drawing Board

Renua Ireland is going to change its name

May 29th 2016, 6:16 PM 40,524 Views 162 Comments

The rebranding comes on the back of its general election failure.

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 16 May, 2016

"Renua was branded as 'Fine Gael Lite' - we are a centralist party"
# Taking Stock
# Taking Stock

"Renua was branded as 'Fine Gael Lite' - we are a centralist party"

May 16th 2016, 6:59 PM 17,800 Views 102 Comments

Lucinda Creighton has stepped down as the party leader. What’s next for the party?

# lucinda-creighton - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Lucinda accuses Independent News and Media of "smear campaign" as she steps down as Renua leader
# Stepping Down
# Stepping Down

Lucinda accuses Independent News and Media of "smear campaign" as she steps down as Renua leader

May 14th 2016, 12:21 PM 36,731 Views 128 Comments

She was speaking at the Renua National Members’ meeting this morning in Portlaoise.

# lucinda-creighton - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Spin doctor John Drennan quits Renua after election failure
# Gonezo
# Gonezo

Spin doctor John Drennan quits Renua after election failure

Mar 29th 2016, 12:14 PM 29,405 Views 59 Comments

The former Sunday Independent journalist has confirmed he is no longer with the party.

# lucinda-creighton - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Lucinda's bad day: Renua has failed to win a single Dáil seat
# No Room In The Dáil
# No Room In The Dáil

Lucinda's bad day: Renua has failed to win a single Dáil seat

Feb 28th 2016, 8:56 PM 43,015 Views 107 Comments

26 all out.

# lucinda-creighton - Saturday 27 February, 2016

It looks like Renua might not win any Dáil seats
# New Party Struggles
# New Party Struggles

It looks like Renua might not win any Dáil seats

Feb 27th 2016, 4:15 PM 42,627 Views 111 Comments

Party leader Lucinda Creighton faces a battle to hold her seat in Dublin Bay South.

# lucinda-creighton - Thursday 25 February, 2016

WATCH: Lucinda trumps Enda and Joan at the steady hand challenge
# Three Bumps
# Three Bumps

WATCH: Lucinda trumps Enda and Joan at the steady hand challenge

Feb 25th 2016, 10:15 AM 12,620 Views 37 Comments

Could this swing some undecided voters?

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 22 February, 2016

Lucinda the 'watchdog' thinks someone's out to smear her character
# Renua
# Renua

Lucinda the 'watchdog' thinks someone's out to smear her character

Feb 22nd 2016, 2:25 PM 24,944 Views 96 Comments

The Renua leader said the election is “make or break” for her party.

# lucinda-creighton - Thursday 18 February, 2016

This One Direction election ad sparked an absolute holy show on Twitter
# No Direction
From The Daily Edge
# No Direction

This One Direction election ad sparked an absolute holy show on Twitter

Feb 18th 2016, 10:27 AM 40,995 Views 54 Comments

Labour, it’s time to log off.

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 15 February, 2016

9 things you need to know about the Claire Byrne Live seven-way debate
# What We Learned
# What We Learned

9 things you need to know about the Claire Byrne Live seven-way debate

Feb 15th 2016, 11:49 PM 38,695 Views 118 Comments

An eventful night at the University of Limerick.

# lucinda-creighton - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Pat Kenny is coming back to your screens *
# Starter's Orders
# Starter's Orders

Pat Kenny is coming back to your screens *

Feb 9th 2016, 4:54 PM 30,879 Views 113 Comments

* But only to chair the first leaders’ debate of the election race this Thursday.

# lucinda-creighton - Friday 5 February, 2016

This is what a Renua government could look like
# Red Lines
# Red Lines

This is what a Renua government could look like

Feb 5th 2016, 3:46 PM 18,683 Views 76 Comments

The party has listed some of the principles on which it will not compromise.

# lucinda-creighton - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

War of words between Lucinda and councillor over 'spectacular u-turn'
# Town Councils
# Town Councils

War of words between Lucinda and councillor over 'spectacular u-turn'

Jan 20th 2016, 1:16 PM 19,368 Views 42 Comments

The Renua Ireland leader has hit back at a hypocrisy claim, calling it “bizarre”.

# lucinda-creighton - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Could we be in line for a Fine Gael-Renua coalition? Leo seems interested
# All About The Numbers
# All About The Numbers

Could we be in line for a Fine Gael-Renua coalition? Leo seems interested

Jan 10th 2016, 6:08 PM 19,293 Views 141 Comments

The Health Minister is warm to sharing the cabinet table with Lucinda Creighton, three years after she left his party.

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 4 January, 2016

Renua's policy on Irish Water is a little murky
# Watery
# Watery

Renua's policy on Irish Water is a little murky

Jan 4th 2016, 8:30 PM 20,340 Views 103 Comments

The party’s manifesto has no details on how it would “dismantle” Irish Water.

# lucinda-creighton - Saturday 2 January, 2016

'No, no, no': Lucinda REALLY doesn't miss 'undemocratic' Fine Gael
# Happy Out
# Happy Out

'No, no, no': Lucinda REALLY doesn't miss 'undemocratic' Fine Gael

Jan 2nd 2016, 6:10 AM 11,629 Views 62 Comments

The Renua leader is preparing for her first general election since quitting Fine Gael nearly three years ago.

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 21 December, 2015

This is what happened when Ivan Yates and two politicians walked into a bar
# Not A Joke
# Not A Joke

This is what happened when Ivan Yates and two politicians walked into a bar

Dec 21st 2015, 5:19 PM 40,958 Views 54 Comments

Former minister Ivan Yates went for a jar with Pat Rabbitte and Lucinda Creighton.

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 7 December, 2015

Lucinda had a pop at Pearse Doherty - and then they had a row on Twitter
# Chancers
# Chancers

Lucinda had a pop at Pearse Doherty - and then they had a row on Twitter

Dec 7th 2015, 5:20 PM 30,198 Views 148 Comments

“We don’t believe that Sinn Féin is ready, or has any desire, to be in a position of responsibility in the country.”

# lucinda-creighton - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Why Lucinda Creighton was asked if she would have aborted Hitler
# Abortion
# Abortion

Why Lucinda Creighton was asked if she would have aborted Hitler

Nov 25th 2015, 4:42 PM 21,894 Views 85 Comments

The question has recently been asked of anti-abortion US presidential candidates.

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 9 November, 2015

Did Renua try to get Brian Kerr to run for the Dáil?
# Celeb Candidate
# Celeb Candidate

Did Renua try to get Brian Kerr to run for the Dáil?

Nov 9th 2015, 1:47 PM 10,335 Views 28 Comments

The former Ireland boss was sounded out about running for Lucinda Creighton’s party.

# lucinda-creighton - Friday 16 October, 2015

This is what happened when Joan, Mary Lou and Lucinda debated the Budget
# Budget Banter
# Budget Banter

This is what happened when Joan, Mary Lou and Lucinda debated the Budget

Oct 16th 2015, 9:15 PM 19,849 Views 43 Comments

Some of the country’s most prominent female politicians gathered to debate the Budget in Dublin this morning.

# lucinda-creighton - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Defection: Renua captures FG councillor because of 'nanny state tendencies'
# Jumping Ship
# Jumping Ship

Defection: Renua captures FG councillor because of 'nanny state tendencies'

Oct 8th 2015, 1:29 PM 16,248 Views 62 Comments

Keith Redmond is joining Lucinda’s team.

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 5 October, 2015

Renua's radical plan to abolish loads of taxes and the TV licence
# Flat Tax
# Flat Tax

Renua's radical plan to abolish loads of taxes and the TV licence

Oct 5th 2015, 1:12 PM 31,537 Views 178 Comments

The party has proposed the introduction of a flat rate of 23% on all income.

# lucinda-creighton - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

What was in Martin Callinan's black bags? Lucinda says a criminal probe may be needed
# Shredded Papers
# Shredded Papers

What was in Martin Callinan's black bags? Lucinda says a criminal probe may be needed

Sep 23rd 2015, 4:00 PM 14,328 Views 35 Comments

The Renua leader called the Dáil confidence debate “very disappointing”.

# lucinda-creighton - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Six months in, where stands Renua?
# Analysis
# Analysis

Six months in, where stands Renua?

Sep 3rd 2015, 10:50 PM 19,652 Views 61 Comments

Analysis: Lucinda Creighton’s new political party held a think-in today, but what progress has it made so far?

Lucinda: Fine Gael wanted me to be a good girl
# That Woman
# That Woman

Lucinda: Fine Gael wanted me to be a good girl

Sep 3rd 2015, 12:04 PM 12,110 Views 63 Comments

The Renua leader has some strong words for her former colleagues.

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 31 August, 2015

Mary Lou and Lucinda have kicked off a war of words
# Shots Fired
# Shots Fired

Mary Lou and Lucinda have kicked off a war of words

Aug 31st 2015, 1:35 PM 19,814 Views 140 Comments

Fight fight fight!

# lucinda-creighton - Sunday 2 August, 2015

The latest poll is out - and it's bad news for Enda
# Sunday Headache
# Sunday Headache

The latest poll is out - and it's bad news for Enda

Aug 2nd 2015, 7:28 AM 32,101 Views 321 Comments

The Taoiseach and his party have seen a significant dip in support.

# lucinda-creighton - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Lucinda Creighton hits back at criticism from journalist
# Don't Mess
# Don't Mess

Lucinda Creighton hits back at criticism from journalist

Aug 1st 2015, 6:02 PM 23,661 Views 83 Comments

The TD has been defending Renua’s policies.

# lucinda-creighton - Monday 20 July, 2015

7 times this century sexism in Irish politics made us cringe
# Lapgate
From The Daily Edge
# Lapgate

7 times this century sexism in Irish politics made us cringe

Jul 20th 2015, 3:49 PM 8,072 Views 2 Comments

“Rein her in there”.

# lucinda-creighton - Sunday 19 July, 2015

New poll shows a surge in support for independents
# New Parties
# New Parties

New poll shows a surge in support for independents

Jul 19th 2015, 7:30 AM 19,166 Views 88 Comments

This comes in the same week that the Social Democrats party was launched.

# lucinda-creighton - Saturday 18 July, 2015

Poll: Renua or the Social Democrats?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Renua or the Social Democrats?

Jul 18th 2015, 8:15 AM 24,648 Views 119 Comments

Is this town big enough for both of them?

# lucinda-creighton - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Fine Gael can't get away from the abortion issue
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Fine Gael can't get away from the abortion issue

Jul 9th 2015, 12:00 PM 19,321 Views 72 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# lucinda-creighton - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Ireland's next Taoiseach, ranked from most to least likely
# Crystal Ball
# Crystal Ball

Ireland's next Taoiseach, ranked from most to least likely

Jul 5th 2015, 10:00 PM 71,499 Views 200 Comments

Enda Kenny is in the hotseat now, but how likely is that to be the case after the next election.

# lucinda-creighton - Sunday 21 June, 2015

KPMG are charging a lot of money to liquidate IBRC...
# Eye-watering
# Eye-watering

KPMG are charging a lot of money to liquidate IBRC...

Jun 21st 2015, 7:30 AM 16,069 Views 62 Comments

Some consultants for the firm are charging a standard rate of almost €300 per hour to wind down the bank.

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