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#Paudie Coffey

# paudie-coffey - Monday 16 December, 2019

Fine Gael's Paudie Coffey will not stand in next General Election
# Fine Gael
# Fine Gael

Fine Gael's Paudie Coffey will not stand in next General Election

Dec 16th 2019, 2:01 PM 16,972 Views 19 Comments

The former Minister of State for Housing has been a Senator since 2016.

# paudie-coffey - Friday 23 August, 2019

John Deasy to quit politics ahead of the next general election
# Retirement
# Retirement

John Deasy to quit politics ahead of the next general election

Aug 23rd 2019, 10:47 AM 31,101 Views 44 Comments

Deasy was the government envoy to Washington DC.

# paudie-coffey - Friday 8 January, 2016

New laws on the way to curb the spread of pubs and off licences
# Off Limits
# Off Limits

New laws on the way to curb the spread of pubs and off licences

Jan 8th 2016, 3:00 PM 21,362 Views 59 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald and planning minister Paudie Coffey have agreed a proposal to grant new veto-on-development powers to city and county councils.

# paudie-coffey - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

'It's like these two buckos woke up one morning and decided to change a border'
# Boundary Review
# Boundary Review

'It's like these two buckos woke up one morning and decided to change a border'

Nov 25th 2015, 6:36 PM 26,579 Views 41 Comments

One Fine Gael TD is not happy that the border between Waterford and Kilkenny might be moved.

# paudie-coffey - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Junior Minister claims Irish Water registration is "increasing by the day" - but hasn't seen registration figures
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Junior Minister claims Irish Water registration is "increasing by the day" - but hasn't seen registration figures

Jul 29th 2015, 10:50 PM 44,360 Views 226 Comments

Paudie Coffey got into a bit of a row on the radio this morning.

# paudie-coffey - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Revealed: How Fine Gael plans to fight the next general election
# Getting Ready
# Getting Ready

Revealed: How Fine Gael plans to fight the next general election

Jul 12th 2015, 8:15 AM 19,393 Views 179 Comments

Simon Coveney has told Fine Gael councillors to be ready for an election after the Budget in October.

# paudie-coffey - Friday 26 June, 2015

'An absolute scandal': Tenants could face eviction for not paying water charges
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

'An absolute scandal': Tenants could face eviction for not paying water charges

Jun 26th 2015, 9:35 AM 25,119 Views 225 Comments

Richard Boyd Barrett has said the measure is “draconian”.

# paudie-coffey - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Here's how we're going to avoid another Garth Brooks 'fiasco'
# AIKEN BREAKIN' HEARTS
# AIKEN BREAKIN' HEARTS

Here's how we're going to avoid another Garth Brooks 'fiasco'

Jun 23rd 2015, 2:09 PM 13,605 Views 24 Comments

New rules are going to take effect from October.

# paudie-coffey - Monday 29 December, 2014

One Coalition party isn't keen on letting bedsits back onto the market
# Housing
# Housing

One Coalition party isn't keen on letting bedsits back onto the market

Dec 29th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,506 Views 14 Comments

Tánaiste Joan Burton had previously suggested the ban could be examined.

# paudie-coffey - Monday 22 December, 2014

These are the regions with the most 'ghost estates' still left half-finished
# Empty Shells
# Empty Shells

These are the regions with the most 'ghost estates' still left half-finished

Dec 22nd 2014, 5:49 PM 20,760 Views 21 Comments

Over three-quarters of all unfinished estates have people already living in them.

# paudie-coffey - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Remember this? The NRA has 211,000 tonnes of salt ready to go this winter
# Salt Glorious Salt
# Salt Glorious Salt

Remember this? The NRA has 211,000 tonnes of salt ready to go this winter

Nov 13th 2014, 2:35 PM 11,112 Views 19 Comments

Whatever about snow, flooding is likely in the coming weeks.

# paudie-coffey - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Minister's driver resigns from Irish Water
# Conflict Of Interest
# Conflict Of Interest

Minister's driver resigns from Irish Water

Sep 30th 2014, 4:30 PM 24,806 Views 185 Comments

It emerged today that Paudie Coffey has hired an Irish Water board member as his personal driver.

Numbers crunched: New report reveals the extent of Dublin's housing shortage
# Property
# Property

Numbers crunched: New report reveals the extent of Dublin's housing shortage

Sep 30th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,516 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, another report shows activity in the housing sector not seen for several years.

# paudie-coffey - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

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

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

May 14th 2014, 7:45 PM 15,260 Views 42 Comments

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

# paudie-coffey - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Calls for DNA meat testing to become mandatory in the EU
# Horsemeat
# Horsemeat

Calls for DNA meat testing to become mandatory in the EU

Feb 14th 2013, 5:39 PM 3,253 Views 19 Comments

It comes after the European Commission announced they would implement a three-month programme of random DNA testing on meat products.

# paudie-coffey - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Playboy or Time? Backbencher gets confused over Enda's cover appearance
# Common Mistake
# Common Mistake

Playboy or Time? Backbencher gets confused over Enda's cover appearance

Oct 10th 2012, 9:21 PM 20,619 Views 102 Comments

“The most sickening thing last week was to see the Taoiseach on the front page of Playboy magazine,” Mattie McGrath told the Dail.

# paudie-coffey - Monday 17 January, 2011

High Court defers Fine Gael by-election challenges
# By-Elections
# By-Elections

High Court defers Fine Gael by-election challenges

Jan 17th 2011, 2:50 PM 693 Views 0 Comments

The cases taken by Fine Gael over the delays in the Waterford and Dublin South by-elections have both been delayed.

# paudie-coffey - Thursday 4 November, 2010

FG to lodge court appeals over Waterford and Dublin South by-elections
# By-Elections
# By-Elections

FG to lodge court appeals over Waterford and Dublin South by-elections

Nov 4th 2010, 2:40 PM 504 Views 1 Comment

Fine Gael launch legal action after the government blocked the writs for by-elections in two Dáil constituencies.