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#Peter Casey

# peter-casey - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Peter Casey announces intention to stand for election in Taoiseach's constituency
# Dublin West
# Dublin West

Peter Casey announces intention to stand for election in Taoiseach's constituency

Jan 22nd 2020, 10:11 AM 42,047 Views 86 Comments

The 62-year-old says he is standing in Dublin West to give people there a ‘protest vote’.

# peter-casey - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Limerick forward Casey reached out to GPA after social media controversy
# Trial By Social Media
From The42
# Trial By Social Media

Limerick forward Casey reached out to GPA after social media controversy

Sep 25th 2019, 7:05 AM 17,729 Views 0 Comments

‘It translates how hurt Peter was,’ says his former team-mate and GPA chairman Seamus Hickey.

# peter-casey - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Here's who spent the most in the 2018 presidential campaign
# SIPO
# SIPO

Here's who spent the most in the 2018 presidential campaign

Jul 24th 2019, 11:23 AM 22,892 Views 33 Comments

SIPO today released details of the expenses and donations during the 2018 presidential election campaign.

# peter-casey - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

BAI rejects complaints made over Peter Casey's appearance on The Late Late Show
# Ryan Tubridy
# Ryan Tubridy

BAI rejects complaints made over Peter Casey's appearance on The Late Late Show

Jul 3rd 2019, 12:36 PM 36,954 Views 45 Comments

Complainants had alleged Ryan Tubridy was “biased” against Casey during the segment on the show following the Presidential Election.

# peter-casey - Monday 1 July, 2019

Do you agree with the man-of-the-match winners from yesterday's hurling deciders?
# MVP
From The42
# MVP

Do you agree with the man-of-the-match winners from yesterday's hurling deciders?

Jul 1st 2019, 1:20 PM 7,800 Views 5 Comments

Limerick’s Peter Casey and Wexford’s Rory O’Connor were honoured.

# peter-casey - Thursday 30 May, 2019

'Sorry Peter': No surprise twists after a weekend of high drama - as curtain comes down in Castlebar
# Midlands Northwest
# Midlands Northwest

'Sorry Peter': No surprise twists after a weekend of high drama - as curtain comes down in Castlebar

May 30th 2019, 3:45 PM 32,588 Views 24 Comments

The second longest-running show in the Irish Euro count ended last night – here’s how it all played out.

# peter-casey - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Why might the European election exit poll have over-predicted the 'green surge'?
# Midnight Must Read
# Midnight Must Read

Why might the European election exit poll have over-predicted the 'green surge'?

May 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 34,067 Views 32 Comments

Questions are being asked about RTÉ and Red C polling as the first results come in.

# peter-casey - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

As it happened: Here's how Pat Kenny's big Euro elections debate played out
# Ep2019
# Ep2019

As it happened: Here's how Pat Kenny's big Euro elections debate played out

May 15th 2019, 11:45 PM 38,241 Views 40 Comments

Pat Kenny chaired questions between three candidates on the ‘Big Debate’ this evening.

# peter-casey - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

In Navan, it's all about insurance and broadband (even if Peter Casey wants to talk immigration)
# On The Campaign Trail
# On The Campaign Trail

In Navan, it's all about insurance and broadband (even if Peter Casey wants to talk immigration)

May 14th 2019, 8:30 PM 16,188 Views 29 Comments

At a Midlands North-West hustings today, six candidates spoke about business in rural areas.

# peter-casey - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

'I'm no expert in the cultivation of cannabis': Taoiseach supports idea of Irish farmers growing cannabis in the future
# Interview
# Interview

'I'm no expert in the cultivation of cannabis': Taoiseach supports idea of Irish farmers growing cannabis in the future

Apr 16th 2019, 12:05 AM 30,052 Views 46 Comments

In a wide-ranging interview with TheJournal.ie, Varadkar discussed John Delaney, Brexit, Peter Casey and the European elections.

# peter-casey - Friday 30 November, 2018

Newstalk working on new project with Peter Casey
# New Gig
# New Gig

Newstalk working on new project with Peter Casey

Nov 30th 2018, 12:23 PM 25,310 Views 105 Comments

Casey’s project will allegedly centre around topics he touched on during his presidential campaign.

# peter-casey - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

Peter Casey's former PR firm says it has nothing to do with Traveller video he tweeted
# Late Late Show
# Late Late Show

Peter Casey's former PR firm says it has nothing to do with Traveller video he tweeted

Nov 14th 2018, 2:53 PM 33,454 Views 26 Comments

PR firm Bannerton says the video was “mistakenly retweeted” by its account.

# peter-casey - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Travelling community challenge Peter Casey on Presidential campaign comments
# Late Late Show
# Late Late Show

Travelling community challenge Peter Casey on Presidential campaign comments

Nov 3rd 2018, 8:41 AM 60,385 Views 235 Comments

Appearing on last night’s Late Late Show, Casey said that he does not discriminate against people.

# peter-casey - Monday 29 October, 2018

Peter Casey says he wants Micheál Martin's job because the FF leader is 'too nice' to take on Leo Varadkar
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

Peter Casey says he wants Micheál Martin's job because the FF leader is 'too nice' to take on Leo Varadkar

Oct 29th 2018, 1:57 PM 39,317 Views 142 Comments

Some senior Fianna Fáil politicians have rejecting Casey’s courting of the party.

# peter-casey - Sunday 28 October, 2018

'We're okay thanks': Fianna Fáil TDs pour cold water on Casey's plan to join party
# Next Moves
# Next Moves

'We're okay thanks': Fianna Fáil TDs pour cold water on Casey's plan to join party

Updated Oct 28th 2018, 4:00 PM 65,316 Views 144 Comments

Casey said he would be “joining Fianna Fáil” and that he intended to run in Donegal.

Opinion: 'Of course, no one ever admits to being prejudiced against Travellers'
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

Opinion: 'Of course, no one ever admits to being prejudiced against Travellers'

Oct 28th 2018, 8:00 AM 31,601 Views 0 Comments

Bigotry never openly acknowledges its existence, writes Caoimhín De Barra.

# peter-casey - Saturday 27 October, 2018

Michael D versus the rest: How did your constituency vote?
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

Michael D versus the rest: How did your constituency vote?

Oct 27th 2018, 8:00 PM 70,633 Views 102 Comments

The votes are in and Michael D Higgins will have another seven years in the Áras.

Michael D Higgins has been re-elected as President of Ireland with 55.8% of the vote
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

Michael D Higgins has been re-elected as President of Ireland with 55.8% of the vote

Oct 27th 2018, 7:42 PM 49,037 Views 124 Comments

Ireland has overwhelmingly backed Higgins to serve another seven years as president.

Peter Casey says he is waiting on an apology from Leo Varadkar
# Aras18
# Aras18

Peter Casey says he is waiting on an apology from Leo Varadkar

Oct 27th 2018, 2:29 PM 35,546 Views 109 Comments

Asked if he thinks he is the Trump of Irish politics he replied: ‘God, I hope not.’

Poll: Are you happy with the results of the exit polls?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you happy with the results of the exit polls?

Oct 27th 2018, 9:41 AM 31,364 Views 120 Comments

Michael D Higgins is on course to be re-elected president.

# peter-casey - Friday 26 October, 2018

As it happened: Áras candidates and politicians cast their votes this morning
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

As it happened: Áras candidates and politicians cast their votes this morning

Updated Oct 26th 2018, 1:25 PM 34,665 Views 104 Comments

We also got our fair share of #dogsatpollingstations content.

# peter-casey - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Player ratings: How did the presidential candidates do in this year's final TV debate?
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

Player ratings: How did the presidential candidates do in this year's final TV debate?

Oct 24th 2018, 11:39 PM 31,078 Views 65 Comments

Five would-be successors to Michael D Higgins took part in a debate for the last time, but how did they do?

Spilled milk as five Áras hopefuls draw blank when asked about Jobseekers Allowance and dairy prices
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

Spilled milk as five Áras hopefuls draw blank when asked about Jobseekers Allowance and dairy prices

Oct 24th 2018, 11:11 PM 59,517 Views 107 Comments

Peter Casey, Gavin Duffy, Joan Freeman, Sean Gallagher and Liadh Ní Riada faced off for the final time ahead of polling day on Friday.

# peter-casey - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

As it happened: Áras race enters endgame as all six candidates take part in RTÉ Prime Time debate
# Last Chance Saloon
# Last Chance Saloon

As it happened: Áras race enters endgame as all six candidates take part in RTÉ Prime Time debate

Updated Oct 23rd 2018, 11:53 PM 60,378 Views 224 Comments

David McCullagh was on hosting duties in Montrose.

Player ratings: How did the presidential candidates fare in the Prime Time debate?
# Out Of Ten
# Out Of Ten

Player ratings: How did the presidential candidates fare in the Prime Time debate?

Oct 23rd 2018, 11:49 PM 59,274 Views 129 Comments

All six presidential candidates took part in a debate for the last time. How did they do?

The Candidate: Listen back to all six interviews with the Áras hopefuls here
# Podcast
# Podcast

The Candidate: Listen back to all six interviews with the Áras hopefuls here

Oct 23rd 2018, 6:00 PM 6,107 Views 28 Comments

Haven’t decided who you’re going to vote for? Look no further.

# peter-casey - Sunday 21 October, 2018

'A stain on our society': What the presidential candidates think about Direct Provision
# Asylum Seekers
# Asylum Seekers

'A stain on our society': What the presidential candidates think about Direct Provision

Oct 21st 2018, 9:30 AM 20,891 Views 48 Comments

Some are in favour of a blanket amnesty for people living in the system for more than five years.

Michael D Higgins enjoys commanding lead in latest presidential opinion polls
# Way Ahead
# Way Ahead

Michael D Higgins enjoys commanding lead in latest presidential opinion polls

Oct 21st 2018, 7:35 AM 36,596 Views 114 Comments

Although Higgins has a huge lead, the polls may not reflect the recent furore surrounding Peter Casey.

# peter-casey - Friday 19 October, 2018

'He's trying to raise his profile': Tánaiste dubs Casey's campaign as 'irresponsible politics'
# Aras18
# Aras18

'He's trying to raise his profile': Tánaiste dubs Casey's campaign as 'irresponsible politics'

Oct 19th 2018, 2:40 PM 19,400 Views 118 Comments

Peter Casey says he will take the weekend to consider if he will continue in the race.

Peter Casey to 'think carefully about whether to continue' in presidential race
# In Or Out
# In Or Out

Peter Casey to 'think carefully about whether to continue' in presidential race

Oct 19th 2018, 10:20 AM 45,709 Views 284 Comments

Casey has been sharply criticised for his comments about Travellers in recent days.

# peter-casey - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Peter Casey denies racism as he travels to site of Traveller dispute - but says it's not his issue to solve
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

Peter Casey denies racism as he travels to site of Traveller dispute - but says it's not his issue to solve

Updated Oct 18th 2018, 5:57 PM 77,231 Views 198 Comments

Casey has been been roundly criticised by all his fellow candidates for several comments he has made about Traveller ethnicity.

Casey doubles down on anti-Traveller rhetoric in an otherwise unsurprising TV debate
# Pat Kenny
# Pat Kenny

Casey doubles down on anti-Traveller rhetoric in an otherwise unsurprising TV debate

Oct 18th 2018, 1:43 AM 41,248 Views 114 Comments

We can expect Casey’s controversial stance to dominate coverage of the campaign again today.

# peter-casey - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

As it happened: Casey attacked over Traveller comments in first six-way TV debate
# PAT KENNY DEBATE
# PAT KENNY DEBATE

As it happened: Casey attacked over Traveller comments in first six-way TV debate

Oct 17th 2018, 11:45 PM 66,904 Views 103 Comments

Pat Kenny moderated the six-way debate on Virgin Media One.

Player ratings: How did the presidential candidates fare in the Pat Kenny debate?
# Out Of Ten
# Out Of Ten

Player ratings: How did the presidential candidates fare in the Pat Kenny debate?

Oct 17th 2018, 11:30 PM 61,390 Views 121 Comments

All six presidential candidates took part tonight. How did they get on?

Traveller families plan silent demonstration at Peter Casey Thurles visit
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Traveller families plan silent demonstration at Peter Casey Thurles visit

Updated Oct 17th 2018, 9:50 PM 64,011 Views 206 Comments

The presidential candidate told the Six One News that “there’s far too much political correctness” in Ireland.

'Appalling' and 'abhorrent': All five presidential rivals round on Casey over Traveller comments
# Controversy
# Controversy

'Appalling' and 'abhorrent': All five presidential rivals round on Casey over Traveller comments

Updated Oct 17th 2018, 2:00 PM 101,456 Views 335 Comments

Casey had said that travellers are “basically people camping in someone else’s land”.

Latest poll has Michael D Higgins with nearly twice as many votes as rest of candidates COMBINED
# Runaway Leader
# Runaway Leader

Latest poll has Michael D Higgins with nearly twice as many votes as rest of candidates COMBINED

Oct 17th 2018, 7:49 AM 27,146 Views 89 Comments

Higgins has twice as many first preference votes as the rest of the candidates combined, per the latest Irish Times Ipsos/MRBI poll.

Here's what the presidential candidates think about Trump, Brexit and the Eighth Amendment
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

Here's what the presidential candidates think about Trump, Brexit and the Eighth Amendment

Oct 17th 2018, 12:05 AM 33,077 Views 37 Comments

We’ve asked the six nominees why they are running and where they stand on a number of important issues.

# peter-casey - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

FactCheck: How does President Michael D Higgins pay for his dog grooming bills?
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

FactCheck: How does President Michael D Higgins pay for his dog grooming bills?

Oct 16th 2018, 7:23 PM 86,346 Views 86 Comments

Businessman Peter Casey has repeatedly claimed that Bród and Síoda’s grooming bills are paid for using public money – but is this true?

# peter-casey - Monday 15 October, 2018

Player ratings: How would you rate the candidates who took part in the first presidential debate?
# Out Of Ten
# Out Of Ten

Player ratings: How would you rate the candidates who took part in the first presidential debate?

Oct 15th 2018, 11:01 PM 50,902 Views 64 Comments

Four of the six candidates took part in the first TV debate. How did they fare?

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