# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 12 November, 2018
Mary Mitchell O’Connor said the positions will be for world-class academics and are not ‘easy jobs’.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Wednesday 8 August, 2018
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 22 January, 2018
Just under half of third level students’ monthly expenditure is provided by someone other than the student, usually a parent or partner.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 6 November, 2017
The junior minister was speaking after criticising “macho” culture in the Dáil.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Saturday 9 September, 2017
The union will ballot its members on the proposed agreement in the coming weeks.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Wednesday 23 August, 2017
The Minister of State said she stands by the ideal that there should be equal pay for equal work.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 17 July, 2017
It comes after a report last week into universities found “unacceptable” financial practices.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Friday 16 June, 2017
Mitchell O’Connor lost her role as a senior minister at the cabinet table in Leo Varadkar’s reshuffle.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Thursday 23 March, 2017
The Jobs Minister has come under fire with signs of discontent among her staff.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 6 February, 2017
Another 60 jobs were announced at tech company Red Hat in Waterford.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Saturday 28 January, 2017
The minister says her sick mother has lost sleep over some of the commentary about her performance.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Wednesday 11 January, 2017
The minister’s policy adviser Jim McGrath is leaving his post as of 20 January.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Wednesday 4 January, 2017
IDA boss Martin Shanahan said the rental and housing crisis in Ireland is at “pinch point”.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Thursday 29 December, 2016
The Waterford TD believes no party wants an election any time soon.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 26 December, 2016
Labour’s Alan Kelly now finds himself in opposition – and he seems to rather like it.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 5 December, 2016
The studio has filmed iconic movies such as Braveheart and The Field
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Friday 4 November, 2016
Taoiseach Enda Kenny announced 215 new jobs for Dublin and Waterford today.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Wednesday 2 November, 2016
The former TV3 news presenter is parting company with the Minister for Jobs.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Saturday 29 October, 2016
Minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor said the IDA needs to have available properties to offer to prospective investors.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Thursday 27 October, 2016
The minister herself has said: “I don’t mind and I don’t care what people say about me.”
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Wednesday 12 October, 2016
At present gardaí are excluded from an EU working time directive which states that people working longer than six-hour shifts be granted rest and meal breaks.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Tuesday 20 September, 2016
Jobs Minister Mary Mitchell-O’Connor welcomed the ‘significant announcement’.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Tuesday 21 June, 2016
The numbers employed in the space industry here are set to double to over 1,000 according to the agency.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 13 June, 2016
One minister said the creation of 100 jobs in Ballinasloe is “the equivalent of 1,000 jobs for Galway city”.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 15 December, 2014
Analysis: Paul Murphy has always been upfront about his intention to boycott water charges… and has encouraged others to follow suit.
The magazine’s annual Christmas party was reportedly like a scene from Charles Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’…
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Tuesday 11 November, 2014
Local sellers hope Ireland will follow the UK’s lead in featuring ‘vaping’ commercials on television.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Tuesday 14 October, 2014
The BreastCheck programme currently offers free screenings to those aged 50 to 65.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 1 September, 2014
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Wednesday 6 August, 2014
There’s a special bond between Mary Mitchell O’Connor and the famous Leinster House steps….
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
Analysis: One male junior minister joked that he’d have to buy a dress given the lack of women – but it raises the question: why weren’t any female FG TDs promoted?
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Thursday 22 May, 2014
From befriending Tom Cruise to stealing each other’s outfits, our politicians have done it all.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - 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.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 9 September, 2013
At least Mary Mitchell O’Connor won’t feel so alone now.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Monday 1 July, 2013
Last year, there were 273 seizures of Yasmin and similar contraceptive pills in Ireland.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Sunday 6 January, 2013
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Wednesday 10 October, 2012
“The most sickening thing last week was to see the Taoiseach on the front page of Playboy magazine,” Mattie McGrath told the Dail.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Saturday 6 October, 2012
Some parents continue to experience problems with book orders and refunds as the National Consumer Agency says it is has received around 250 queries in relation to the online retailer.
# mary-mitchell-oconnor - Saturday 29 September, 2012
And one Irish political saga that is just too bizarre even for a plotline on the British political sitcom….