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#Renua Ireland

# renua-ireland - Thursday 3 December, 2020

Ethics watchdog 'very concerned' at failure of Renua to account for public funding spent in 2019
# SIPO
# SIPO

Ethics watchdog 'very concerned' at failure of Renua to account for public funding spent in 2019

Dec 3rd 2020, 9:10 AM 18,151 Views 13 Comments

The party received €258,596 in public funding last year.

# renua-ireland - Thursday 26 November, 2020

SIPO 'very concerned' about failure of Aontú and Renua to submit statements of their annual accounts
# Ethics Watchdog
# Ethics Watchdog

SIPO 'very concerned' about failure of Aontú and Renua to submit statements of their annual accounts

Nov 26th 2020, 1:49 PM 15,699 Views 9 Comments

Political parties registered in Ireland are required to disclose their annual accounts to SIPO.

# renua-ireland - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Facebook removes Renua election ads that were 'not correctly labelled'
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

Facebook removes Renua election ads that were 'not correctly labelled'

Jan 30th 2020, 10:36 PM 13,143 Views 30 Comments

One ad mentioned increasing prisons and another promised to “restore the green Irish passport”.

# renua-ireland - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Renua's new leader is optimistic about 2017 - just don't mention the flat tax
# Under Maintenance
# Under Maintenance

Renua's new leader is optimistic about 2017 - just don't mention the flat tax

Dec 27th 2016, 12:37 PM 18,780 Views 75 Comments

You won’t find much information on Renua’s website right now – but the party has big plans for 2017.

# renua-ireland - Saturday 3 September, 2016

'I’m not unrealistic about the challenge I face': Meet the man trying to rebuild Renua
# Lucinda's Successor
# Lucinda's Successor

'I’m not unrealistic about the challenge I face': Meet the man trying to rebuild Renua

Sep 3rd 2016, 7:15 AM 15,291 Views 72 Comments

“Renua did not do any harm to anyone in this country … We just tried to start a new party.”

# renua-ireland - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Renua Ireland is going to change its name
# Back To The Drawing Board
# Back To The Drawing Board

Renua Ireland is going to change its name

May 29th 2016, 6:16 PM 40,525 Views 162 Comments

The rebranding comes on the back of its general election failure.

# renua-ireland - Monday 16 May, 2016

"Renua was branded as 'Fine Gael Lite' - we are a centralist party"
# Taking Stock
# Taking Stock

"Renua was branded as 'Fine Gael Lite' - we are a centralist party"

May 16th 2016, 6:59 PM 17,800 Views 102 Comments

Lucinda Creighton has stepped down as the party leader. What’s next for the party?

# renua-ireland - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Lucinda accuses Independent News and Media of "smear campaign" as she steps down as Renua leader
# Stepping Down
# Stepping Down

Lucinda accuses Independent News and Media of "smear campaign" as she steps down as Renua leader

May 14th 2016, 12:21 PM 36,731 Views 128 Comments

She was speaking at the Renua National Members’ meeting this morning in Portlaoise.

# renua-ireland - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Spin doctor John Drennan quits Renua after election failure
# Gonezo
# Gonezo

Spin doctor John Drennan quits Renua after election failure

Mar 29th 2016, 12:14 PM 29,414 Views 59 Comments

The former Sunday Independent journalist has confirmed he is no longer with the party.

# renua-ireland - Friday 29 January, 2016

Lucinda vs. Donnelly: These two may sound like one, but they insist they're not the same
# High Table Election Debates
# High Table Election Debates

Lucinda vs. Donnelly: These two may sound like one, but they insist they're not the same

Jan 29th 2016, 9:00 AM 21,680 Views 73 Comments

The leaders of Renua and the Social Democrats debated the issues and, surprisingly, found quite a bit of common ground.

# renua-ireland - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

War of words between Lucinda and councillor over 'spectacular u-turn'
# Town Councils
# Town Councils

War of words between Lucinda and councillor over 'spectacular u-turn'

Jan 20th 2016, 1:16 PM 19,368 Views 42 Comments

The Renua Ireland leader has hit back at a hypocrisy claim, calling it “bizarre”.

# renua-ireland - Saturday 2 January, 2016

'No, no, no': Lucinda REALLY doesn't miss 'undemocratic' Fine Gael
# Happy Out
# Happy Out

'No, no, no': Lucinda REALLY doesn't miss 'undemocratic' Fine Gael

Jan 2nd 2016, 6:10 AM 11,629 Views 62 Comments

The Renua leader is preparing for her first general election since quitting Fine Gael nearly three years ago.

# renua-ireland - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Renua candidate steps down after labelling Vatican 'the Antichrist'
# Renua
# Renua

Renua candidate steps down after labelling Vatican 'the Antichrist'

Dec 13th 2015, 1:59 PM 34,507 Views 82 Comments

Mary Smyth also reportedly said the Vatican was “corrupt” and “riddled with gay sex”.

# renua-ireland - Monday 9 November, 2015

Did Renua try to get Brian Kerr to run for the Dáil?
# Celeb Candidate
# Celeb Candidate

Did Renua try to get Brian Kerr to run for the Dáil?

Nov 9th 2015, 1:47 PM 10,335 Views 28 Comments

The former Ireland boss was sounded out about running for Lucinda Creighton’s party.

# renua-ireland - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

What was in Martin Callinan's black bags? Lucinda says a criminal probe may be needed
# Shredded Papers
# Shredded Papers

What was in Martin Callinan's black bags? Lucinda says a criminal probe may be needed

Sep 23rd 2015, 4:00 PM 14,328 Views 35 Comments

The Renua leader called the Dáil confidence debate “very disappointing”.

# renua-ireland - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Six months in, where stands Renua?
# Analysis
# Analysis

Six months in, where stands Renua?

Sep 3rd 2015, 10:50 PM 19,655 Views 61 Comments

Analysis: Lucinda Creighton’s new political party held a think-in today, but what progress has it made so far?

# renua-ireland - Monday 17 August, 2015

Is Renua just ripping off Fianna Fáil's policies?
# Fia-nua Fáil
# Fia-nua Fáil

Is Renua just ripping off Fianna Fáil's policies?

Aug 17th 2015, 4:00 PM 11,102 Views 45 Comments

The party launched another reform proposal today.

# renua-ireland - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Lucinda Creighton hits back at criticism from journalist
# Don't Mess
# Don't Mess

Lucinda Creighton hits back at criticism from journalist

Aug 1st 2015, 6:02 PM 23,662 Views 83 Comments

The TD has been defending Renua’s policies.

# renua-ireland - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Councillor leaves Renua just two months after joining
# Renu-turn
# Renu-turn

Councillor leaves Renua just two months after joining

Jul 29th 2015, 7:47 PM 23,583 Views 45 Comments

James Charity says the party lacks policies in a number of areas.

# renua-ireland - Friday 24 July, 2015

Renua Ireland doesn't know how much money it has in its bank account
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Renua Ireland doesn't know how much money it has in its bank account

Jul 24th 2015, 1:04 PM 12,665 Views 69 Comments

The party launched its 10 point plan for tackling white-collar crime today.

# renua-ireland - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

TD says State shouldn't destroy Leaving Cert Art work
# Pink Floyd Moment
# Pink Floyd Moment

TD says State shouldn't destroy Leaving Cert Art work

Jun 30th 2015, 7:03 PM 18,798 Views 35 Comments

“Hey! Teachers! Leave them kids alone!”

# renua-ireland - Sunday 7 June, 2015

We asked Lucinda why she didn't resign her Dáil seat...
# Re-Who-a?
# Re-Who-a?

We asked Lucinda why she didn't resign her Dáil seat...

Jun 7th 2015, 3:00 PM 14,551 Views 64 Comments

The leader of the country’s newest party gave a wide-ranging interview to TheJournal.ie this week.

# renua-ireland - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Lucinda rules out coalition with just about everybody
# Nope Nope Nope
# Nope Nope Nope

Lucinda rules out coalition with just about everybody

Jun 6th 2015, 2:00 PM 11,554 Views 124 Comments

None of the four main parties would suit Renua, according to its leader.

# renua-ireland - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Lucinda would welcome a referendum on the 8th Amendment
# Abortion
# Abortion

Lucinda would welcome a referendum on the 8th Amendment

Jun 4th 2015, 6:20 AM 12,788 Views 65 Comments

Lucinda Creighton said there would be nothing to stop a Renua member putting forward a proposal. But she wouldn’t support it.

# renua-ireland - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Here's how much money Renua has raised so far...
# Cash Money
# Cash Money

Here's how much money Renua has raised so far...

Jun 3rd 2015, 8:00 PM 21,764 Views 38 Comments

“We’re getting very serious about it now,” Lucinda Creighton told TheJournal.ie today.

# renua-ireland - Sunday 31 May, 2015

After Averil's shock departure, how do other parties shape up in terms of women?
# Gender Quotas
# Gender Quotas

After Averil's shock departure, how do other parties shape up in terms of women?

May 31st 2015, 7:45 AM 11,305 Views 45 Comments

We spoke to all of the main parties about reaching the 30% gender quota.

# renua-ireland - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Lucinda denies Yes Kilkenny page was a 'front' for Renua
# Lucinda Speaks
# Lucinda Speaks

Lucinda denies Yes Kilkenny page was a 'front' for Renua

May 27th 2015, 4:22 PM 17,894 Views 47 Comments

The party’s leader has dismissed any wrongdoing.

# renua-ireland - Monday 25 May, 2015

"Yes Kilkenny" referendum campaign denies it was a 'front' for Renua candidate
# Patrick McKee
# Patrick McKee

"Yes Kilkenny" referendum campaign denies it was a 'front' for Renua candidate

May 25th 2015, 8:13 PM 30,482 Views 65 Comments

The campaign claimed to be “non-party”, but was run by Renua activists and endorsed Renua candidate Patrick McKee.

# renua-ireland - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Renua relying on Charity to take out Fidelma Healy-Eames
# New Recruit
# New Recruit

Renua relying on Charity to take out Fidelma Healy-Eames

May 20th 2015, 7:36 PM 17,763 Views 38 Comments

The new political party has recruited an independent councillor to its ranks.

# renua-ireland - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

"This is about fear...": Renua candidate's poster defaced with anti-gay slurs
# Homophobic
# Homophobic

"This is about fear...": Renua candidate's poster defaced with anti-gay slurs

May 13th 2015, 1:54 PM 20,519 Views 62 Comments

Paddy McKee, a Kilkenny councillor who is openly gay, quit Fianna Fáil earlier this year to run for Lucinda Creighton’s party.

# renua-ireland - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Sunday Independent columnist leaves paper to work for Renua
# Making The Move
# Making The Move

Sunday Independent columnist leaves paper to work for Renua

May 5th 2015, 2:34 PM 24,660 Views 63 Comments

John Drennan will be the new party’s director of communications and political strategy.

# renua-ireland - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Renua's guide to canvassing: 'Don’t forget to be a regular person, who acts like a human'
# On The Doorstep
# On The Doorstep

Renua's guide to canvassing: 'Don’t forget to be a regular person, who acts like a human'

Apr 29th 2015, 9:15 PM 15,595 Views 53 Comments

The party has produced a video guide to canvassing and it’s, er, interesting.

# renua-ireland - Thursday 9 April, 2015

'I don't take any pleasure in quitting Fianna Fáil, it was a big part of my life'
# Going Solo
# Going Solo

'I don't take any pleasure in quitting Fianna Fáil, it was a big part of my life'

Apr 9th 2015, 9:15 PM 20,364 Views 53 Comments

David McGuinness has spoken to TheJournal.ie about his decision to quit Fianna Fáil today.

# renua-ireland - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

'I never said that': Renua's latest recruit denies trying to join Sinn Féin
# Switcheroo
# Switcheroo

'I never said that': Renua's latest recruit denies trying to join Sinn Féin

Mar 31st 2015, 6:25 PM 27,310 Views 62 Comments

Patrick McKee has confirmed his defection from Fianna Fáil to Ireland’s newest political party.

# renua-ireland - Monday 30 March, 2015

Defection: Renua poaches Fianna Fail councillor for by-election
# Carlow-Kilkenny
# Carlow-Kilkenny

Defection: Renua poaches Fianna Fail councillor for by-election

Mar 30th 2015, 5:10 PM 22,712 Views 102 Comments

Patrick McKee is set to be announced as the new party’s candidate in Carlow-Kilkenny tomorrow.

# renua-ireland - Saturday 28 March, 2015

One third of voters find Lucinda's new party appealing
# New Kids On The Block
# New Kids On The Block

One third of voters find Lucinda's new party appealing

Mar 28th 2015, 9:48 AM 12,688 Views 105 Comments

A poll shows 35% of people think Ireland definitely needs a new party.

# renua-ireland - Friday 20 March, 2015

Why Vincent Browne must be licking his lips in anticipation of Renua Ireland
# Opinion
# Opinion

Why Vincent Browne must be licking his lips in anticipation of Renua Ireland

Mar 20th 2015, 10:15 PM 73 Views 56 Comments

Established parties are going to fight, and fight dirty, ahead of the general election – Lucinda Creighton’s party need to sort out their communication strategy, writes Paul Allen.

'A stupid mistake': Renua candidate does not actually think sexuality is a lifestyle choice
# Twitter Storm
# Twitter Storm

'A stupid mistake': Renua candidate does not actually think sexuality is a lifestyle choice

Mar 20th 2015, 10:50 AM 21,493 Views 76 Comments

Shane Dunphy said he is “kicking myself” after comments on Twitter last night.

'Completely daft': This TD doesn't think much of Renua Ireland...
# Re-Who-a?
# Re-Who-a?

'Completely daft': This TD doesn't think much of Renua Ireland...

Mar 20th 2015, 6:03 AM 13,318 Views 34 Comments

Jerry Buttimer has given the first Fine Gael reaction to Lucinda Creighton’s new party.

# renua-ireland - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Poll: Will you vote for Renua?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you vote for Renua?

Mar 14th 2015, 10:06 AM 39,005 Views 199 Comments

Or will you save your vote for an established party?

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