# political-parties - Tuesday 30 October, 2018
The Standards in Public Office Commission is tasked with ensuring all parties are in compliance with funding rules.
# political-parties - Thursday 30 August, 2018
Political parties that run at least 30% female candidates in next year’s local elections will get funding for an equality officer.
# political-parties - Thursday 12 July, 2018
Sipo has released details of expenses for 2017.
# political-parties - Sunday 20 August, 2017
The current dichotomy is not pleasing anyone. There is a need for a new party to offer a palatable option C, writes Ethan Shattock.
# political-parties - Sunday 16 July, 2017
According to the latest Sunday Times behaviour & Attitudes poll, satisfaction with Martin as party leader is at 54%, compared to 43% for Varadkar.
# political-parties - Wednesday 5 July, 2017
The SIPO report shows that Fianna Fáil received over €2.2 million in 2016.
# political-parties - Friday 13 January, 2017
Political parties spent over €416,000 on them last year.
# political-parties - Wednesday 24 February, 2016
Columnist Julien Mercille gives us his take on the election ahead.
# political-parties - Thursday 4 February, 2016
With the power of social media, one might wonder if there is a better way for election candidates to communicate directly with voters, writes Jason O’Sullivan.
# political-parties - Sunday 1 February, 2015
Do you know your People’s Front of Judea from your Judean People’s Front?
# political-parties - Saturday 13 September, 2014
# political-parties - Saturday 12 July, 2014
Just 27 of Ireland’s 166 TDs are female, but are gender quotas the best way to increase this figure?
# political-parties - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Note: Labour and Fianna Fáil aren’t in the running.
# political-parties - Sunday 18 May, 2014
A rundown of political communication methods since the 1920s.
# political-parties - Tuesday 1 April, 2014
# political-parties - Saturday 29 March, 2014
Support for Labour has fallen under 10 per cent yet again, while Sinn Féin is now just one point behind Fianna Fáil.
# political-parties - Sunday 2 February, 2014
From the candidacy selections so far, Fianna Fáil is the worst when it comes to having women stand for office in the local elections this year.
# political-parties - Monday 21 October, 2013
Independent TD Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan is due to launch a bill in the coming days proposing the legalisation of the drug.
# political-parties - Saturday 20 July, 2013
The country’s three main parties failed to reach a deal to end the political crisis that threatens to derail the government’s bid to overhaul its finances.
# political-parties - Saturday 8 June, 2013
Politicians are too busy trying to point-score with the electorate on social issue to address the real danger to our way of life – our tanking economy. A new party, focused on economic policy, is vital for Ireland, writes Aaron McKenna
# political-parties - Saturday 27 April, 2013
A new opinion poll has also found that the majority of respondents want the government to try to renegotiate the Croke Park pay agreement.
# political-parties - Saturday 23 March, 2013
The poll in tomorrow’s Sunday Business Post puts the two main opposition parties behind Fine Gael while Labour’s support has jumped by one percentage point in the last month.
# political-parties - Tuesday 5 March, 2013
After a string of tribunals, political scandals and economic catastrophes, reports of Fianna Fail’s death were greatly exaggerated – but why? asks Maura Adshead.
# political-parties - Friday 7 December, 2012
Gary Murphy looks at Ireland’s history of ‘stroke politics’ and asks: should we simply accept that this is the way things will always work?
# political-parties - Sunday 23 September, 2012
The latest Sunday Business Post/Red C poll on the party popularity shows that not much has changed over the summer.
# political-parties - Tuesday 7 August, 2012
Are Dáil holidays too long? What do TDs do all day? And what’s the food like in the Leinster House canteen? Independent TD Stephen Donnelly answers some of questions most frequently asked of TDs.
# political-parties - Tuesday 10 July, 2012
The intentions of those launching a new political party may be good but Ireland needs to look beyond the ballot box, argues Aidan Rowe.
# political-parties - Sunday 24 June, 2012
An alliance of three main groups, the United Left Alliance eventually wants to become a full political party but there are differences within the group about how quickly that should happen.
# political-parties - Sunday 10 June, 2012
The former party deputy leader said support had moved to Sinn Féin after Fianna Fáil deserted its roots.
# political-parties - Wednesday 6 June, 2012
Germany has indicated it is not interested in a bank debt deal for Ireland – despite the Government lobbying hard for one after the referendum.
# political-parties - Sunday 29 April, 2012
However the opinion poll in today’s Sunday Business Post shows that the gap between the Yes and No votes is narrowing.
# political-parties - Sunday 8 April, 2012
Diarmaid Ó Cadhla, who ran in Cork South-Central, says legislation requiring him to disclose donations is unconstitutional.
# political-parties - Friday 27 January, 2012
TDs are often blamed for toeing their party line, writes Eoin O’Malley, but the alternatives would be even worse.
# political-parties - Friday 16 December, 2011
The conference, entitled How To Elect More Women, comes in the wake of this week’s legislation which will introduce gender quotas.
# political-parties - Monday 22 August, 2011
People ask why anybody would join Fianna Fáil – but it’s up to ourselves if we want to have a voice, writes Ógra member Moselle Foley.
# political-parties - Tuesday 31 May, 2011
5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock
# political-parties - Wednesday 21 July, 2010