# technical-group - Tuesday 3 February, 2015
Will the Government change its mind?
# technical-group - Wednesday 24 December, 2014
The President had a swift response for some of them (and it wasn’t a complete ‘no’.)
# technical-group - Friday 12 December, 2014
Ceann Comhairle Seán Barrett is increasingly unpopular amongst opposition TDs.
# technical-group - Friday 24 October, 2014
It’s complicated, but let us explain…
# technical-group - Wednesday 22 October, 2014
And the Dáil has now been suspended until tomorrow morning.
# technical-group - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
The Dáil grouping now wants more speaking rights and extra committee memberships.
# technical-group - Wednesday 17 September, 2014
Much confusion as to whether the former Fine Gael TD is now part of the loose alliance of independent deputies.
# technical-group - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
Ibec is one of several groups making pre-budget submissions to the Oireachtas Finance Committee today, but what else is happening in Leinster House?
# technical-group - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
The Socialist TD was elected to represent Dublin West last month.
# technical-group - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
The Socialist Party TD has been nominated to serve on the inquiry by the Dáil’s Technical Group this afternoon.
The Technical Group will put forward a Bill today that would update the current process.
# technical-group - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
Clare Daly TD told the Dáil that staff at Dublin-based Arvato Finance are not trained to carry out the reviews.
# technical-group - Tuesday 13 May, 2014
Members of the Dáil’s Technical Group claim that the national broadcaster is unfairly excluding them from a Prime Time panel. RTÉ argues that independents are not a political party and represent themselves.
# technical-group - Thursday 1 May, 2014
Everything happening in Leinster House today.
# technical-group - Wednesday 30 April, 2014
The government was accused of demonstrating “arrogance beyond belief” as only three members of the coalition attended the discussion.
# technical-group - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
What’s going on in the world of Irish governance today? This is…
# technical-group - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
Mattie McGrath has been removed from two Oireachtas committees by the Dáil Technical Group.
# technical-group - Thursday 19 December, 2013
Sinn Féin and independent TDs joined them as the government’s attempts to dispose of the Water Services Bill this week drew condemnation.
# technical-group - Thursday 14 November, 2013
Enda Kenny has told the Dáil that Ireland will not avail of a precautionary credit facility when it exits the bailout programme on 15 December.
# technical-group - Saturday 2 November, 2013
A private members’ motion by independent TD Luke Ming Flanagan is likely to provoke some interesting debate in the Dáil next Tuesday and Wednesday.
# technical-group - Monday 23 September, 2013
The leader of the Dáil was speaking after a week in which he surprised many, including the government, by allowing members of the Reform Alliance and former Labour parliamentary party TDs speaking time during Dáil debates.
# technical-group - Saturday 21 September, 2013
Confusion reigns about whether TDs expelled from parliamentary parties can join the Technical Group.
# technical-group - Monday 16 September, 2013
The government has no plans to allow the expelled Fine Gael rebels, now known as the Reform Alliance, speaking rights in the Dáil.
# technical-group - Saturday 31 August, 2013
Seamus Healy and Stephen Donnelly will represent the Technical Group at Leaders’ Question in the next Dáil term but Luke Ming Flanagan and Mick Wallace are not happy about this.
# technical-group - Thursday 29 August, 2013
Catherine Murphy has produced a fact sheet to clarify the parliamentary process when it comes to forming technical groups and political parties.
# technical-group - Tuesday 27 August, 2013
They can’t establish a second Technical Group and they won’t be allowed join the existing one. Are Lucinda Creighton et al becoming a modern day Blanche DuBois?
Paul Bradford, the temporary spokesperson for the group of eight Fine Gael TDs and Senators, says that government should be “grown up” and allow the rebels speaking rights in the Dáil and Seanad.
# technical-group - Monday 26 August, 2013
Everyone’s talking about John Kerry’s strong speech on Syria and a shooting that went wrong in Dublin.
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
The government chief whip has told TheJournal.ie that the coalition has no plans to amend Dáil standing orders as some Fine Gael TDs and senators outside of the Fine Gael parliamentary party are seeking to do.
# technical-group - Friday 23 August, 2013
A “tricky job” with “crazy hours” is how the position of parliamentary coordinator with the Dáíl Technical Group is being described.
# technical-group - Tuesday 6 August, 2013
Attempts are being made to form a new Technical Group in the Dáil but reports of a new political party have been dismissed by several TDs who were said to be involved in talks.
# technical-group - Saturday 13 April, 2013
The independent TD declined to comment when asked if he was interested in joining the party which itself has denied it has approached the former Progressive Democrat deputy.
# technical-group - Saturday 16 March, 2013
Joan Collins was one of four TDs, including Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan, who highlighted the issue of penalty points being quashed. She said revelations about ‘Ming’ will impact on the reputation of independent deputies.
# technical-group - Friday 1 February, 2013
15 TDs, led by Shane Ross, have tabled a motion calling for a public assertion that Ireland won’t make the next repayment.
# technical-group - Thursday 29 November, 2012
Reports suggest the property tax will cost homeowners between €200 and €400 a year – but Eamon Gilmore would not discuss the figures in the Dáil this morning.
# technical-group - Sunday 21 October, 2012
The Irish left has a history of schism, writes Adrian Grant – but if it wants to reap electoral rewards it must learn to co-operate.
# technical-group - Tuesday 16 October, 2012
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
The independent TD is “completely fed up” with Mick Wallace’s actions and doesn’t want him inside the technical group.
# technical-group - Monday 8 October, 2012
Independent TD John Halligan is now supporting efforts to deny Wallace any speaking time in the Dáil following his latest remarks about former colleagues in the Technical Group.