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# mary-white - Thursday 18 February, 2016

"Play it cool": Micheál Martin's been stopping traffic in sunny south Dublin

The battle for Stepaside Garda Station raged on this morning, as the FF leader stopped by for a barnstorming visit.

# mary-white - Friday 16 October, 2015

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

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

# mary-white - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Fianna Fáil doesn't want to repeal the 8th Amendment

Micheál Martin didn’t respond to our survey, while others had an identical reply.

# mary-white - Saturday 20 June, 2015

# mary-white - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Willie O'Dea tried to make hay while the sun shone... And the thunder rolled

All the ministers were meeting behind closed doors — a perfect time, thought Fianna Fáil, to schedule a press op.

# mary-white - Monday 15 July, 2013

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Video: David Norris accuses Fine Gael TD of ‘speaking out of her f***y’

Adolf Hitler also got a mention in the upper house this afternoon.

# mary-white - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Revealed: At least 6 Fianna Fáil TDs and most senators to oppose abortion bill

With a free vote, at least a dozen TDs and senators from the main opposition party are likely to oppose the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill, according to a survey carried out by

# mary-white - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Poll: Should the retirement age of 65 be scrapped? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the retirement age of 65 be scrapped?

Workers are generally required to retire at the age of 65 – but a new opposition party Bill argues that this is discrimination based on age. What do you think?

# mary-white - Friday 23 March, 2012

Two FF vice-presidents abstained in vote on Bertie expulsion

Party vice-presidents Kathryn Byrne and Senator Mary White both opted against recommending the former Taoiseach’s expulsion.

# mary-white - Sunday 26 June, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Sunday

In this evening’s fix: DAA board backs down, shock death at Glastonbury, cringey MySpace pages and the only slideshow you’ll ever need to see…swamp soccer!

The 9 at 9: Sunday

In your 9 at 9: Minister in sack threat; the universal social charge is here to stay; the end of LulzSec; the senator and the passport row; and the world’s ugliest dog.

# mary-white - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Female Fáil: Seanad elections see FF women back in Leinster House

Mary White and Averil Power are set to take seats in the Industrial & Commercial Panel, breaking the all-male presence in the FF parliamentary party.

# mary-white - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

FF 'old guard' hits out at Martin's Seanad plans

Fianna Fáil’s leader names the ten candidates he’s prioritising – despite there being over a dozen others in the running.

# mary-white - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Revealed: the full cost of dumping our outgoing government TDs

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

# mary-white - Friday 4 February, 2011

Take 5: Friday

Enda says he will not appear on “any programme that Vincent Browne has anything to do with”; Permanent TSB have bad news for future mortgages customers; and Irish men are named as some of the most overweight in Europe.

"Anyone, anywhere": Deputy leaders respond to Mary Hanafin's call for debate

Joan Burton says yes to request for deputy leaders’ debate but Mary White still wants it to be an all-women affair. (Sorry, James Reilly).

Mary Hanafin wants deputy leaders' debate

Four out of five deputy leaders are women so the Greens’ Mary White may well get her all-women (almost) debate after all.

# mary-white - Tuesday 1 February, 2011

Poll: Should there be a women-only debate? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be a women-only debate?

What do you think of the proposal by the Green’s Mary White that there should be a separate debate for the main female representatives of the political parties?

# mary-white - Monday 8 November, 2010

Hey! Brian! Leave those OAPs alone

Hey! Brian! Leave those OAPs alone

Finance Minister Brian Lenihan warned that the Greens, some FF backbenchers and independents won’t support cuts to the State pension.