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#Motion of no confidence

# motion-of-no-confidence - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Simon Harris 'not worried' amid speculation he could be next to face no confidence vote

Opposition members are understood to be considering tabling a motion of no confidence against the health minister in the new year.

# motion-of-no-confidence - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

# motion-of-no-confidence - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

'I sincerely apologise': Harris tells Dáil he should have given further detail on children's hospital costs

Harris is facing a motion of no confidence from Sinn Féin next week.

# motion-of-no-confidence - Monday 11 February, 2019

'Simon Harris has to go': Sinn Féin to table motion of no confidence in health minister

Harris will apologise for misleading the Dáil this week.

# motion-of-no-confidence - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Eoghan Murphy keeps his job as motion of no confidence is defeated

In the end, Fine Gael’s Catherine Byrne backed her party colleague this evening.

# motion-of-no-confidence - Monday 3 September, 2018

Sinn Féin to table motion of no confidence in housing minister, but Fianna Fáil won't support it

At the party think-in in Cavan, the Sinn Fein leader said the party will put down a motion of no confidence in the coming weeks.

# motion-of-no-confidence - Monday 13 February, 2017

Sinn Féin publishes motion of no confidence in Government

The party submitted its motion in the wake of the controversy surrounding Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe.

# motion-of-no-confidence - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Joan Burton survives motion of no confidence as TDs attack Labour in heated debate

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# motion-of-no-confidence - Monday 2 February, 2015

Seán Barrett says opposition parties are entitled to question his decisions

He said he made remarks last Friday in the “heat of the moment” during an RTÉ interview.

# motion-of-no-confidence - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Who has confidence in Enda Kenny?

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# motion-of-no-confidence - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

9 key questions facing Alan Shatter ahead of tonight's no confidence motion

Fianna Fáil will be piling the pressure on the Justice Minister tonight as it tables a motion of no confidence. Here are the questions they and others will want answered.

# motion-of-no-confidence - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Doherty opens government no confidence debate in Dáil

Speaking in the Dáil this evening the Sinn Féin TD said the government have broken their election promises and “lost the support of the people”.

# motion-of-no-confidence - Friday 7 December, 2012

Government facing no confidence motion in the Dáil next week

Sinn Féin has tabled a motion of no confidence in the coalition government which will be debated over two nights next week.

# motion-of-no-confidence - Monday 26 November, 2012

Dáil cannot hear another motion of no confidence in Reilly until March

Amid fresh calls for the Health Minister’s resignation, Dáil rules mean that it will be next year before TDs can debate another motion of no confidence in James Reilly who has dismissed the move.