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# open-government - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Column: The Open Government Partnership offers real opportunities for civil society participation
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The Open Government Partnership offers real opportunities for civil society participation

Jul 9th 2013, 7:00 AM 29 Views 13 Comments

We need to consign the culture of ‘group-think’ that contributed to the banking collapse to the dim and distant past. Open government and open data the way forward for job creation, writes Brian Hayes TD.

# open-government - Monday 1 July, 2013

The Dáil and Seanad sat for 1,699 hours and cost €105.5 million last year
# Houses Of Oireachtas
# Houses Of Oireachtas

The Dáil and Seanad sat for 1,699 hours and cost €105.5 million last year

Jul 1st 2013, 8:22 PM 7,096 Views 34 Comments

The Houses of the Oireachtas Commission has published its annual report today with some interesting numbers on how the Dáil compares to other parliaments…

# open-government - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

Petitions system to allow public to 'set parliamentary agenda'
# Petitions System
# Petitions System

Petitions system to allow public to 'set parliamentary agenda'

Sep 12th 2012, 10:12 PM 4,849 Views 33 Comments

An Oireachtas committee will take petitions from the public and be “a robust body acting on behalf of our people” according to its chairman.

# open-government - Monday 3 September, 2012

Videos: RTÉ doc puts spotlight on Ruairí Quinn and his department
# Telly
# Telly

Videos: RTÉ doc puts spotlight on Ruairí Quinn and his department

Sep 3rd 2012, 6:30 AM 4,905 Views 8 Comments

Documentary being aired tonight promises unprecedented access to Ruairí Quinn during a crucial period in his first months as Education Minister and we have a sneak peek…

# open-government - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Website needed for disclosure of lobbyists' meetings with policy makers
# Open Government
# Open Government

Website needed for disclosure of lobbyists' meetings with policy makers

Jun 19th 2012, 4:44 PM 1,814 Views 8 Comments

Transparency International Ireland has reacted to a report in today’s Irish Times outlining proposed laws that will force lobbyists to disclose their contacts with politicians and senior civil servants.

# open-government - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Here’s how the government has spent over €104k on photography
# Snap Happy
# Snap Happy

Here’s how the government has spent over €104k on photography

Feb 25th 2012, 6:50 PM 7,451 Views 42 Comments

Figures revealed this week detail how over €104,000 has been spent by the government on photography since it took office.