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#Sinn Féin

# sinn-fein - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Sinn Féin members were warned of 'disciplinary action' for talking to media without approval

Here’s how party HQ has been attempting to keep internal rows out of the headlines.

# sinn-fein - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Vincent Browne returns to our screens with documentary on life of Gerry Adams

Gerry Adams: War, Peace and Politics airs this Wednesday and Thursday at 9pm on TV3.

# sinn-fein - Monday 5 February, 2018

'Under pressure' to attend meetings, Kelly says he borrowed bolt cutters from gym to remove clamp

The Northern policing spokesman has since paid the clamping fine.

Ballymun Sinn Féin councillor resigns citing 'orchestrated bullying campaign' in area

Noeleen Reilly said she first raised concerns with the party leadership four years ago.

Sinn Féin's Gerry Kelly says he has spoken to police after being filmed removing a clamp

Kelly, who has been an MLA since 1998, is the party’s policing spokesman.

# sinn-fein - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Sinn Féin councillor suspended, TD 'censured', following meeting of party board

The disciplinary measures relate to an ongoing alleged feud between party representatives in north Dublin.

Sinn Féin's Northern policing spokesman filmed removing clamp from car with bolt cutters

Gerry Kelly found his car clamped on a Belfast street on Friday morning.

# sinn-fein - Monday 29 January, 2018

Hello Mary Lou and Michelle: Sinn Féin's new leadership team has been confirmed

Michelle O’Neill willl be the deputy to mary Lou McDonald.

# sinn-fein - Saturday 27 January, 2018

When Gerry Adams was played by an Oscar nominee, and the IRA weren't allowed talk about sausages

The UK’s broadcast ban was brought in 30 years ago – but lifted by 1994.

# sinn-fein - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Controversial electricity pylon plan takes big leap forward but some people aren't happy

The plan would link electricity stations in Meath and Tyrone.

'The hamster wheel of talks': There isn't a lot of optimism that the Stormont Assembly will be restored

As we creep towards direct rule, time is running out for politicians on both sides to strike a deal.

# sinn-fein - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Matt Carthy says he has enough nominations ... but he won't challenge Michelle O'Neill

Nominations for the number two job in SF opened yesterday – so far there’s just one candidate.

# sinn-fein - Monday 22 January, 2018

Bill aims to give hospitality workers the right to keep their tips

Research carried out in Galway found that 34% of workers regularly had their employers withhold their tips.

Nominations for the deputy leadership of SF open today - so far there's just one candidate

Michelle O’Neill said she wanted to join Mary Lou McDonald in the leadership of the party.

# sinn-fein - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Mary Lou may be Sinn Féin's leader-in-waiting, but whether that translates to votes is another story

A new poll shows that it won’t change how two-thirds of voters view the party.

# sinn-fein - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Mary Lou McDonald has been confirmed as the new leader of Sinn Féin

Gerry Adams will be stepping aside from his role after more than 30 years.

# sinn-fein - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'We don’t have a lot of time': Last-ditch Stormont talks start next week

It’s been one year since the power-sharing administration collapsed in Northern Ireland.

# sinn-fein - Monday 15 January, 2018

Sinn Féin MP Barry McElduff to resign over Kingsmill loaf video

Last week the MP was suspended from the party for a period of three months for his actions.

# sinn-fein - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Kingsmill massacre survivor: 'What Barry McElduff did was dancing on their graves'

Alan Black gave a heartbreaking account of the events of that day after an offensive video was posted to social media last week.

# sinn-fein - Friday 12 January, 2018

Gerry Adams has advertised the leadership job he has held for 35 years

Adams has also criticised the media for its reporting of the leadership process.

# sinn-fein - Thursday 11 January, 2018

'Stop this gruesome tit for tat': Kingsmill loaf row rumbles on as cartoon sparks Twitter uproar

Sinn Féin’s Barry McElduff posted a controversial video of him with a loaf of ‘Kingsmill’ bread on his head on the Kingsmill massacre anniversary.

# sinn-fein - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Mary Lou says Kingsmill video hasn't damaged Sinn Féin's credibility

The sole survivor of the Kingsmill massacre said the video was like “a punch to the stomach”.

# sinn-fein - Monday 8 January, 2018

Gerry Adams' complaint about IRA murder article rejected by Press Ombudsman

An article in the Irish Independent reported Adams said he thought jailing the men who killed a Louth farmer would be counterproductive.

# sinn-fein - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Sinn Féin MP apologises for posting Kingsmill bread video on anniversary of Kingsmill massacre

Barry McElduff says he didn’t see the connection when he balanced the bread on his head.

# sinn-fein - Monday 1 January, 2018

UK government will commemorate the election of republican Countess Markievicz next December

Constance Markievicz was sentenced to death for her part in the 1916 Rising, but her life was spared because she was a woman.

'1918 was a year of monumental importance that had plenty in common with 2018 Ireland'

Here is a look back at that year, with some reflections on the similarities and differences with the Ireland of today, writes Caoimhín De Barra.

# sinn-fein - Friday 29 December, 2017

Sinn Féin says rumours Gerry Adams set up Loughall ambush are "utter nonsense"

The claims are made in the State Papers, which were released under the 30-year-rule.

# sinn-fein - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Micheál Martin: 'Fianna Fáil will reflect on committee's call for terminations up to 12 weeks'

The Cork TD discusses how the abortion issue will be difficult for his party and how Fianna Fáil hasn’t ruled out running candidates in the north.

# sinn-fein - Thursday 14 December, 2017

'We have further to go': Why three Sinn Féin politicians abstained in an Eighth Committee vote

Louise O’Reilly said the motion to allow unrestricted access to a termination up to 12 weeks went “slightly beyond party policy”.

# sinn-fein - Thursday 7 December, 2017

# sinn-fein - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

McDonald says grassroots members want Sinn Féin to 'shape up' in dealing with bullying claims

Mary Lou McDonald said she would “lead from the front” in dealing with such issues if elected leader of the party.

# sinn-fein - Monday 4 December, 2017

It's an end of an era for Sinn Féin as An Phoblacht ceases publication

An Phoblacht has been in production in its current form since 1970.

# sinn-fein - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Councillor becomes second Galway-based Sinn Féin politician to quit party this week

Gabe Cronnelly’s is the latest in a spate of resignations in the party.

# sinn-fein - Saturday 2 December, 2017

Sinn Féin will have its new leader by the end of February

It was announced today that an Ard Fheis will be held to elect the party’s new Uachtarán.

# sinn-fein - Friday 1 December, 2017

# sinn-fein - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Sinn Féin senator quits, alleging 'serious disciplinary issues' in the party

Trevor Ó Clochartaigh claims there were “serious breaches” of Sinn Féin’s code of conduct in Galway West.

# sinn-fein - Saturday 25 November, 2017

All to play for: Timely opinion poll shows FG dropping and FF catching

The poll has been released as the country faces a potential election.

Boost for Sinn Féin as 20% say they'd be more likely to vote for party under new leader

Mary Lou McDonald is widely tipped to take over after several senior figures ruled themselves out.

# sinn-fein - Friday 24 November, 2017

Poll: Would you welcome a general election in the next two months? On The Brink This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you welcome a general election in the next two months?

A return to the polls is looking increasingly likely with neither Fine Gael nor Fianna Fáil apparently willing to cede ground over the Frances Fitzgerald email controversy.

Leo Varadkar's trip to Africa set to be cancelled as political storm escalates

Varadkar is scheduled to travel to Mali and Coast Ivory next week.