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#oversight

# oversight - Monday 9 September, 2019

Trump says he 'had nothing to do with' Pence decision to stay at Doonbeg resort
# Oversight
# Oversight

Trump says he 'had nothing to do with' Pence decision to stay at Doonbeg resort

Sep 9th 2019, 4:14 PM 16,211 Views 28 Comments

A spokesperson for Pence last week said the decision was made at the “suggestion” of the president.

# oversight - Friday 28 June, 2019

New HSE board meets for the first time
# Oversight
# Oversight

New HSE board meets for the first time

Jun 28th 2019, 3:01 PM 12,419 Views 16 Comments

Health Minister Simon Harris announced earlier this year that he would re-establish a board to oversee the HSE.

# oversight - Sunday 23 September, 2018

Gardaí 'hugely frustrated' at false complaints made to Gsoc 'without fear of prosecution'
# Oversight
# Oversight

Gardaí 'hugely frustrated' at false complaints made to Gsoc 'without fear of prosecution'

Sep 23rd 2018, 6:05 AM 21,404 Views 49 Comments

A report this week recommended an overhaul of the system for dealing with complaints against gardaí.

# oversight - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Animal welfare charity temporarily suspends activities after 'unfounded criticism on social media'
# Clare Spca
# Clare Spca

Animal welfare charity temporarily suspends activities after 'unfounded criticism on social media'

Jun 10th 2018, 7:00 AM 27,685 Views 32 Comments

The charity has ceased operations until a new committee is formed.

# oversight - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

'It's not good enough': Committee says better oversight of how RTÉ spends taxpayers' money is needed
# Licence Fee
# Licence Fee

'It's not good enough': Committee says better oversight of how RTÉ spends taxpayers' money is needed

Mar 28th 2018, 6:41 PM 16,107 Views 45 Comments

It called on RTÉ to sign up to new service-level agreement to ensure there is transparency in how it spends the licence fee money.

# oversight - Saturday 28 October, 2017

'Do your job': Finance Committee wants ECB chief to explain role in tracker mortgage scandal
# Oversight
# Oversight

'Do your job': Finance Committee wants ECB chief to explain role in tracker mortgage scandal

Oct 28th 2017, 10:39 AM 13,554 Views 52 Comments

The committee’s chair said it is important to keep the pressure on the banks now.

# oversight - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Canada takes down Holocaust memorial after forgetting to mention Jewish people
# Oversight
# Oversight

Canada takes down Holocaust memorial after forgetting to mention Jewish people

Oct 5th 2017, 3:00 PM 22,596 Views 99 Comments

Critics called it a “profoundly obvious omission”.

# oversight - Friday 13 January, 2017

'I forgot to give them a receipt': James Reilly referred to gardaí by Sipo over €1k election donation
# Oversight
# Oversight

'I forgot to give them a receipt': James Reilly referred to gardaí by Sipo over €1k election donation

Jan 13th 2017, 12:32 PM 23,052 Views 75 Comments

Under Sipo rules, the maximum cash donation that may be accepted by a candidate during the general election is €200.

# oversight - Friday 29 January, 2016

New Policing Authority will learn from bad blood between gardaí and GSOC
# Oversight
# Oversight

New Policing Authority will learn from bad blood between gardaí and GSOC

Jan 29th 2016, 1:40 PM 11,844 Views 40 Comments

The chair of the newly established body said it would be foolish not to recognise the potential for tension with gardaí.

# oversight - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Drogba: I thought Terry was a Chelsea reserve!
# Oversight
From The42
# Oversight

Drogba: I thought Terry was a Chelsea reserve!

Nov 19th 2015, 9:32 AM 14,011 Views 11 Comments

The Ivorian reveals the info in his soon-to-be-released autobiography.

# oversight - Thursday 7 May, 2015

One person has been in an asylum centre for 11 years - this is how they live
# Waiting
# Waiting

One person has been in an asylum centre for 11 years - this is how they live

May 7th 2015, 2:50 PM 25,067 Views 111 Comments

Serious concerns have been expressed about the quality of life children in direct provision have.

# oversight - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Car that struck motorcyclist was being chased by gardaí
# In Pursuit
# In Pursuit

Car that struck motorcyclist was being chased by gardaí

Apr 7th 2015, 10:48 PM 35,779 Views 44 Comments

The 44-year-old motorcyclist was airlifted to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin yesterday evening after the crash, and is in a serious condition.

# oversight - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Traveller and human rights groups to have their say on Garda oversight
# Transparency
# Transparency

Traveller and human rights groups to have their say on Garda oversight

May 14th 2014, 6:30 AM 8,011 Views 65 Comments

The Oireachtas Justice Committee is holding a meeting on the issue today and had invited a number of groups to speak.

# oversight - Friday 9 May, 2014

Oversight and Audit Commission to scrutinise local government spending
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Oversight and Audit Commission to scrutinise local government spending

May 9th 2014, 1:46 PM 6,499 Views 23 Comments

Minister Phil Hogan is looking for expressions of interest from people suitable to sit on the Commission.

# oversight - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Labour reminds us it wanted a Garda Authority 14 years ago
# Taking The Lead
# Taking The Lead

Labour reminds us it wanted a Garda Authority 14 years ago

Apr 8th 2014, 10:27 AM 4,468 Views 27 Comments

Lead author of a policy paper, TD Anne Ferris, denied this was an attempt by the party to take charge of government discussions on the establishment of the new body.

# oversight - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Irish Medical Organisation AGM begins in Kerry amid tensions
# IMO
# IMO

Irish Medical Organisation AGM begins in Kerry amid tensions

Apr 4th 2013, 7:55 AM 4,527 Views 12 Comments

The IMO president has said this year’s AGM is more important than many recent conferences.

# oversight - Monday 18 February, 2013

Mississippi formally abolishes slavery (after forgetting to do it before now)
# Oversight
# Oversight

Mississippi formally abolishes slavery (after forgetting to do it before now)

Feb 18th 2013, 6:02 PM 17,134 Views 24 Comments

The state was the last to formally ratify the 13th Amendment in 1995 – but had forgotten to file the proper paperwork.

# oversight - Monday 8 October, 2012

Dáil's public spending watchdog hauls bosses in over health overspend
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Dáil's public spending watchdog hauls bosses in over health overspend

Oct 8th 2012, 5:38 PM 5,102 Views 11 Comments

The Public Accounts committee is going to question the heads of the HSE and the Department of Health about spending on drugs, overtime, and consultants.