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#Oireachtas agenda

# oireachtas-agenda - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

State of the Nation: Will this be the day austerity finally came to an end?
# Dáil Talk
# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Will this be the day austerity finally came to an end?

Oct 14th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,262 Views 84 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Monday 13 October, 2014

State of the Nation: Is the government listening to the public's anger over water charges?
# Dáil Talk
# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Is the government listening to the public's anger over water charges?

Oct 13th 2014, 9:00 AM 10,596 Views 97 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

State of the Nation: A return for the Christmas bonus?
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: A return for the Christmas bonus?

Oct 8th 2014, 8:30 AM 11,686 Views 94 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

State of the Nation: Sacked minister's blistering parting shot over "failed" Irish Water
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Sacked minister's blistering parting shot over "failed" Irish Water

Oct 7th 2014, 8:11 AM 10,938 Views 43 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Monday 6 October, 2014

State of the Nation: Kite-flying and 'dirty tricks'
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Kite-flying and 'dirty tricks'

Oct 6th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,644 Views 12 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Friday 3 October, 2014

State of the Nation: The Omnishambles that just won't go away
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: The Omnishambles that just won't go away

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:41 AM 8,118 Views 35 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Thursday 2 October, 2014

State of the Nation: Noonan to the rescue
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Noonan to the rescue

Oct 2nd 2014, 7:49 AM 5,583 Views 41 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

State of the Nation: Yet another Irish Water controversy for Fine Gael...
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Yet another Irish Water controversy for Fine Gael...

Sep 30th 2014, 8:52 AM 11,054 Views 48 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Monday 29 September, 2014

State of the Nation: Does Apple have a 'sweetheart' tax deal with Ireland?
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Does Apple have a 'sweetheart' tax deal with Ireland?

Sep 29th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,039 Views 17 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Friday 26 September, 2014

State of the Nation: Questions for Heather
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Questions for Heather

Sep 26th 2014, 8:55 AM 7,002 Views 32 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

State of the Nation: How will Enda weather the Fine Gael Seanad controversy?
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: How will Enda weather the Fine Gael Seanad controversy?

Sep 24th 2014, 8:59 AM 4,896 Views 6 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

State of the Nation: Does cutting property tax make homelessness worse?
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Does cutting property tax make homelessness worse?

Sep 23rd 2014, 9:00 AM 3,612 Views 34 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Friday 19 September, 2014

State of the Nation: How's everyone feeling about Scotland saying 'No'?
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: How's everyone feeling about Scotland saying 'No'?

Sep 19th 2014, 9:06 AM 8,969 Views 39 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Thursday 18 September, 2014

State of the Nation: How will Ireland be affected if Scotland goes it alone?
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: How will Ireland be affected if Scotland goes it alone?

Sep 18th 2014, 9:00 AM 10,648 Views 34 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

State of the Nation: Everyone is really excited about the Dáil being back... right?
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# State Of The Nation

State of the Nation: Everyone is really excited about the Dáil being back... right?

Sep 17th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,008 Views 13 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

State of the Nation: Is Maurice McCabe ruining Frances Fitzgerald's honeymoon?
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Is Maurice McCabe ruining Frances Fitzgerald's honeymoon?

Sep 16th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,895 Views 20 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Monday 15 September, 2014

State of the Nation: Can Joan Burton save the Labour Party?
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# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Can Joan Burton save the Labour Party?

Sep 15th 2014, 8:58 AM 6,004 Views 53 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# oireachtas-agenda - Friday 18 July, 2014

Sorry, but it's not over: City manager to be grilled on Garth Brooks debacle... again
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# Oireachtas Agenda

Sorry, but it's not over: City manager to be grilled on Garth Brooks debacle... again

Jul 18th 2014, 7:15 AM 16,299 Views 82 Comments

Yes yes yes, we know, yesterday we said it was all over, but an Oireachtas committee has other ideas.

# oireachtas-agenda - Thursday 17 July, 2014

It's politicians' last day in Leinster House before the summer holidays, here's what they're up to
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# Oireachtas Agenda

It's politicians' last day in Leinster House before the summer holidays, here's what they're up to

Jul 17th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,021 Views 31 Comments

They’ll be off on holidays – sorry, doing constituency work – until September.

# oireachtas-agenda - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Are we STILL talking about Garth Brooks?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

Are we STILL talking about Garth Brooks?

Jul 16th 2014, 9:00 AM 8,896 Views 73 Comments

Yes, the GAA and Aiken Promotions will appear before the Transport Oireachtas Committee today.

# oireachtas-agenda - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

What changes does Ibec want in the 2015 Budget?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

What changes does Ibec want in the 2015 Budget?

Jul 15th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,839 Views 4 Comments

Ibec is one of several groups making pre-budget submissions to the Oireachtas Finance Committee today, but what else is happening in Leinster House?

# oireachtas-agenda - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Will this be James Reilly's last official outing?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

Will this be James Reilly's last official outing?

Jul 10th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,602 Views 19 Comments

The Health Minister is one of a few Cabinet members expected to be undertaking their last official engagements today, ahead of the reshuffle.

# oireachtas-agenda - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Why are the Central Bank so secretive?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

Why are the Central Bank so secretive?

Jul 9th 2014, 11:32 AM 4,787 Views 21 Comments

Garth Brooks has already been mentioned once or twice, and there’s an interesting petition regarding the Central Bank. Here’s what’s going on within the walls of Leinster House…

# oireachtas-agenda - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Will some people lose their free travel passes?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

Will some people lose their free travel passes?

Jul 8th 2014, 9:00 AM 10,299 Views 22 Comments

That’s what Fianna Fáil will be asking the Government today, but what else is happening in Leinster House?

# oireachtas-agenda - Thursday 3 July, 2014

What are the main issues surrounding fertility in Ireland?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

What are the main issues surrounding fertility in Ireland?

Jul 3rd 2014, 9:00 AM 9,153 Views 6 Comments

The Health Committee will meet with representatives from the National Infertility Support and Information Group, but what else is happening in Leinster House today?

# oireachtas-agenda - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Could a levy on alcohol help suicide prevention?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

Could a levy on alcohol help suicide prevention?

Jul 2nd 2014, 9:00 AM 8,508 Views 89 Comments

Senators think it could raise €200 million a year to help improve mental health services. They’ll be discussing this and several other topics today.

# oireachtas-agenda - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

How much will you be paying for your water?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

How much will you be paying for your water?

Jul 1st 2014, 9:00 AM 12,572 Views 54 Comments

The Commission for Energy Regulation will be giving TDs and Senators a briefing on water tariffs in Leinster House today.

# oireachtas-agenda - Thursday 26 June, 2014

How should Irish adoption laws be changed?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

How should Irish adoption laws be changed?

Jun 26th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,322 Views 28 Comments

Representatives from a number of groups will address the Health Committee on this issue today.

# oireachtas-agenda - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Senators seek to close loophole that may aid forced marriages
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# Oireachtas Agenda

Senators seek to close loophole that may aid forced marriages

Jun 25th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,978 Views 1 Comment

Senators think two sections in the Family Law Act 1995 need to be updated to protect children. They will debate this and other issues today.

# oireachtas-agenda - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

How important is alcohol to Irish agriculture?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

How important is alcohol to Irish agriculture?

Jun 24th 2014, 9:00 AM 8,191 Views 8 Comments

Representatives from the Drinks Industry Group of Ireland will be visiting Leinster House today to discuss the issue.

# oireachtas-agenda - Thursday 19 June, 2014

PAC will be examining penalty points and speed cameras today
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# Oireachtas Agenda

PAC will be examining penalty points and speed cameras today

Jun 19th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,676 Views 8 Comments

What else will the folks on Kildare Street be discussing?

# oireachtas-agenda - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

What can TDs do to prevent suicide in prisons?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

What can TDs do to prevent suicide in prisons?

Jun 18th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,260 Views 8 Comments

The Justice Committee will discuss this and other issues today.

# oireachtas-agenda - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

How are senior gardaí appointed and removed from their jobs?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

How are senior gardaí appointed and removed from their jobs?

Jun 17th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,572 Views 6 Comments

The Technical Group will put forward a Bill today that would update the current process.

# oireachtas-agenda - Thursday 12 June, 2014

What makes someone eligible for a medical card?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

What makes someone eligible for a medical card?

Jun 12th 2014, 9:00 AM 8,328 Views 13 Comments

Tony O’Brien, Director General of the HSE, will give the lowdown to the PAC this morning.

# oireachtas-agenda - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Does Ireland's corporate tax rate need to be changed?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

Does Ireland's corporate tax rate need to be changed?

Jun 11th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,805 Views 43 Comments

TDs will debate the controversial issue in the Dáil today.

# oireachtas-agenda - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Do sexual assault laws discriminate against people with disabilities?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

Do sexual assault laws discriminate against people with disabilities?

Jun 10th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,549 Views 6 Comments

Senator Katherine Zappone thinks they need to be updated and will present a Bill on the subject in the Seanad today.

# oireachtas-agenda - Friday 6 June, 2014

There needs to be more competition between graveyards, apparently
# Cemetery Regulator
# Cemetery Regulator

There needs to be more competition between graveyards, apparently

Jun 6th 2014, 9:00 AM 9,278 Views 30 Comments

Today TDs will debate a Bill that seeks to end “non-transparent” behaviour by cemetery authorities.

# oireachtas-agenda - Thursday 5 June, 2014

How is the government revamping the social welfare system?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

How is the government revamping the social welfare system?

Jun 5th 2014, 9:00 AM 10,615 Views 51 Comments

That’s one of the subjects up for debate in Leinster House today.

# oireachtas-agenda - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Should there be a centralised database to record all racist incidents in Ireland?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

Should there be a centralised database to record all racist incidents in Ireland?

Jun 4th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,394 Views 27 Comments

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…

# oireachtas-agenda - Thursday 29 May, 2014

What will NAMA have to say about its predicted profits at the PAC?
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# Oireachtas Agenda

What will NAMA have to say about its predicted profits at the PAC?

May 29th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,524 Views 14 Comments

NAMA officials will be grilled by the Public Accounts Committee on the details of their latest annual report….