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#New chair

# new-chair - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Here's the first ever Ceann Comhairle to be elected by secret ballot

The 32nd Dáil has completed its first act in electing a new chairperson.

# new-chair - Thursday 3 March, 2016

These are the TDs in the mix for one of the most important jobs in the new Dáil

Before they try to elect a Taoiseach, TDs will have to elect a new Ceann Comhairle next week.

# new-chair - Thursday 9 July, 2015

The man appointed (last month) to head up the IBRC inquiry has quit

The retired judge is stepping down, citing personal reasons.

# new-chair - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Here is the surprise choice for Fine Gael's new chairman

Charlie Flanagan’s elevation to Cabinet creates a vacancy within Fine Gael that has been filled this evening.