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# noel-harrington - Monday 29 December, 2014

Who are the Fine Gael five-a-side club - and just what the hell are they up to?
# Backbench Mischief
# Backbench Mischief

Who are the Fine Gael five-a-side club - and just what the hell are they up to?

Dec 29th 2014, 8:00 AM 12,795 Views 16 Comments

Backbench TD Eoghan Murphy explained all to TheJournal.ie earlier this month…

# noel-harrington - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Is Irish Water getting any better at answering TDs' questions?
# Communication Breakdown
# Communication Breakdown

Is Irish Water getting any better at answering TDs' questions?

Oct 30th 2014, 7:15 AM 7,758 Views 37 Comments

Several TDs have complained about not getting any response to their queries from the new utility.

# noel-harrington - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

These TDs are resorting to Twitter to complain about Irish Water services...
# Hey You
# Hey You

These TDs are resorting to Twitter to complain about Irish Water services...

Oct 15th 2014, 5:00 PM 15,941 Views 15 Comments

Fine Gael TD Noel Harrington said he’s had “no substantial response” to a series of emails and Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty doesn’t seem to be getting anywhere either.

# noel-harrington - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

"One cannot have instability": Taoiseach rules out loosening the party whip
# Dáil Reform
# Dáil Reform

"One cannot have instability": Taoiseach rules out loosening the party whip

Oct 9th 2013, 9:07 AM 4,566 Views 83 Comments

Fine Gael backbenchers quizzed the Taoiseach on political reform in the Dáil last night.

# noel-harrington - Friday 1 February, 2013

TDs receive €7.2m travel and office allowances for 2012
# Allowances
# Allowances

TDs receive €7.2m travel and office allowances for 2012

Feb 1st 2013, 3:18 PM 17,586 Views 163 Comments

The Oireachtas has published full figures for 2012. Click through to see how much your TDs received.

# noel-harrington - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Fate of three Cork courts still up in the air
# Courts
# Courts

Fate of three Cork courts still up in the air

Nov 7th 2012, 6:00 PM 7,229 Views 7 Comments

Minister Shatter has said that “no court venue has been singled out or indeed exempted from the review process”.

# noel-harrington - Monday 15 October, 2012

Troika have no issue with reported Croke Park savings – government
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

Troika have no issue with reported Croke Park savings – government

Oct 15th 2012, 1:46 PM 5,227 Views 26 Comments

The Department of Public Expenditure says it’s checked with the Troika – and there’s no worries about the reported savings.

Fine Gael TDs challenge Government stance on Croke Park
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

Fine Gael TDs challenge Government stance on Croke Park

Oct 15th 2012, 8:21 AM 5,243 Views 43 Comments

The eight TDs argue in today’s Irish Examiner that “protecting core pay” does not equate to supporting incremental pay increases and allowances for high earners.

# noel-harrington - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Budgets, ballots and TDs getting booted: the week in statistics
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Budgets, ballots and TDs getting booted: the week in statistics

Mar 10th 2012, 6:59 PM 2,064 Views 1 Comment

How much is the government overspending by? How much money is Greece about to save? And who’s the richest Irishman alive?

# noel-harrington - Monday 5 March, 2012

State is overspending by €3,879 per person, according to TD's sums
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

State is overspending by €3,879 per person, according to TD's sums

Mar 5th 2012, 5:46 PM 4,824 Views 72 Comments

Cork South West TD Noel Harrington has shared his Budget 2012 analysis with TheJournal.ie.

# noel-harrington - Saturday 4 February, 2012

Prime numbers: the week in stats
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Prime numbers: the week in stats

Feb 4th 2012, 7:38 PM 2,759 Views 0 Comments

Opinion polls, lucky punts, expenses, unemployment and more – our numerical guide to the last 604,800 seconds in Ireland.

# noel-harrington - Thursday 2 February, 2012

In full: 1 in 5 TDs claimed more than €50k in expenses last year
# TD Expenses
# TD Expenses

In full: 1 in 5 TDs claimed more than €50k in expenses last year

Feb 2nd 2012, 6:30 PM 9,382 Views 92 Comments

34 TDs in the 31st Dail claimed over €50,000 in expenses from the Oireachtas last year – here’s the full list.