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#Terry Leyden

# terry-leyden - Thursday 16 November, 2017

'Couldn't negotiate a piss up in a brewery': Row erupts in Seanad over Ireland's failed Rugby bid
# 2023 World Cup
# 2023 World Cup

'Couldn't negotiate a piss up in a brewery': Row erupts in Seanad over Ireland's failed Rugby bid

Nov 16th 2017, 2:52 PM 42,333 Views 78 Comments

Senators Terry Leyden and Neale Richmond had a war of words over the failed Rugby World Cup bid.

# terry-leyden - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

"I understand it's very nice": Senator says we should move Seanad to Farmleigh
# Good Parking
# Good Parking

"I understand it's very nice": Senator says we should move Seanad to Farmleigh

Jul 21st 2015, 5:45 PM 12,980 Views 46 Comments

“I understand it’s very nice from television.”

# terry-leyden - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

'The Greek people needed the steady hand of Brian Cowen and Brian Lenihan'
# Seanadigans
# Seanadigans

'The Greek people needed the steady hand of Brian Cowen and Brian Lenihan'

Jul 14th 2015, 1:30 PM 19,532 Views 70 Comments

Fianna Fáil senator Terry Leyden made his comments as the Seanad discussed the Greek crisis this morning.

# terry-leyden - Monday 25 May, 2015

Micheál Martin comes out swinging against Averil Power... and she's swung back
# Not Going Quietly
# Not Going Quietly

Micheál Martin comes out swinging against Averil Power... and she's swung back

May 25th 2015, 4:10 PM 60,146 Views 127 Comments

It’s on.

# terry-leyden - Monday 22 December, 2014

Amid claims of drunkenness, the Seanad has voted to pass the Water Services Bill
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Amid claims of drunkenness, the Seanad has voted to pass the Water Services Bill

Dec 22nd 2014, 11:00 PM 58,166 Views 220 Comments

Earlier, proceedings were suspended twice in less than an hour – after a row over claims that senators were coming from the Dáil bar to vote on the Bill last week.

# terry-leyden - Friday 6 September, 2013

FF Senator opens Dáil's Private Members’ Bar replica in Co Roscommon
# Irony
# Irony

FF Senator opens Dáil's Private Members’ Bar replica in Co Roscommon

Sep 6th 2013, 12:41 PM 8,653 Views 31 Comments

Terry Leyden said former boss Charlie Haughey “would be there in spirit” while Mary O’Rourke would be there in person.

# terry-leyden - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Senator accused of ‘talking through his derriere’ and ‘invoking memory of Bobby Ewing’
# Seanad Recall
# Seanad Recall

Senator accused of ‘talking through his derriere’ and ‘invoking memory of Bobby Ewing’

Aug 20th 2013, 11:59 AM 8,332 Views 24 Comments

The Seanad is debating an emergency motion to annul legislation on organ transplantation.

# terry-leyden - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Here are the 15 senators who opposed the abortion legislation
# Abortion Vote
# Abortion Vote

Here are the 15 senators who opposed the abortion legislation

Jul 16th 2013, 5:27 PM 10,784 Views 55 Comments

There was opposition from Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and independent senators as the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill passed second stage in the upper house today.

# terry-leyden - Monday 15 July, 2013

Video: David Norris accuses Fine Gael TD of ‘speaking out of her f***y’
# Seanad Abolition
# Seanad Abolition

Video: David Norris accuses Fine Gael TD of ‘speaking out of her f***y’

Jul 15th 2013, 8:00 PM 44,657 Views 212 Comments

Adolf Hitler also got a mention in the upper house this afternoon.

# terry-leyden - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Senator describes Hitler and Mussolini as 'good Christians'
# Excuse Me
# Excuse Me

Senator describes Hitler and Mussolini as 'good Christians'

Jul 11th 2013, 8:02 AM 19,459 Views 130 Comments

Anything happen in the Seanad yesterday then?

# terry-leyden - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Revealed: At least 6 Fianna Fáil TDs and most senators to oppose abortion bill
# Abortion
# Abortion

Revealed: At least 6 Fianna Fáil TDs and most senators to oppose abortion bill

Jun 8th 2013, 8:15 AM 6,582 Views 91 Comments

With a free vote, at least a dozen TDs and senators from the main opposition party are likely to oppose the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill, according to a survey carried out by TheJournal.ie.