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#treaty

# treaty - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

[Updated] Minister Quinn: Govt will implement treaty 'without delay'

If there is Yes vote on 31 May.

# treaty - Friday 11 May, 2012

Pics: Medieval documents damaged in 1922 Four Courts bombardment restored Have A Look This post contains images

Pics: Medieval documents damaged in 1922 Four Courts bombardment restored

It has taken a team of researchers 40 years to reconstruct the documents, which trace back to the time following Anglo-Norman invasion of Ireland. Have a look…

Poll: Is Enda Kenny right to refuse to take part in a debate with Vincent Browne? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is Enda Kenny right to refuse to take part in a debate with Vincent Browne?

The Taoiseach has repeatedly said he will not appear on any Vincent Browne programme since the presenter made controversial remarks about the FG leader in 2010. Is Enda right?

# treaty - Monday 7 May, 2012

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The Daily Fix: Monday

Our round-up of the day’s main stories – as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

Poll: Should Ireland still hold referendum following Hollande's victory? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland still hold referendum following Hollande's victory?

Hollande vowed during his election campaign to renegotiate the Fiscal Compact – but Gilmore has insisted that this will not impact Ireland’s plans. What do you think?

# treaty - Friday 4 May, 2012

Referendum Commission responds to MEP's complaint over booklet

Socialist MEP Paul Murphy had made a complaint to the Commission over claims in its referendum guide about Ireland’s access to European Stability Mechanism funding if Ireland votes No.

# treaty - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

No second vote if Fiscal Compact referendum is rejected, says minister

“It’s just not going to happen this time around,” Minister Simon Coveney told TheJournal.ie.

# treaty - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

AS IT HAPPENED: The Europe Debate with Vincent Browne on TV3

Join TheJournal.ie as we track the hits and misses of the first major televised debate between the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ camps in the Fiscal Compact referendum.

# treaty - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Ministers' Yes statements removed from treaty website

Meanwhile, Enda Kenny has launched a scathing attack on Gerry Adams and Sinn Féin for how they are conducting the No campaign.

# treaty - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Column: Is it time to grow up about Europe?

Ahead of next Wednesday’s Leviathan debate about the future of Ireland’s relationship with Europe, panelist Jason O’Mahony tells us that it might well be…

# treaty - Monday 23 April, 2012

Poll: Do you think you understand the Fiscal Compact treaty? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think you understand the Fiscal Compact treaty?

A Sunday Times/Behaviour and Attitudes poll finds that 32 per cent of people believe they have no understanding of the deal.

# treaty - Sunday 22 April, 2012

Government refuses to engage in bidding wars over treaty

Minister of State for European Affairs Lucinda Creighton has questioned the ‘No’ stance taken by trade union Mandate.

Do you know what the fiscal compact treaty is all about?

If the answer is no, you’re in the majority.

# treaty - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

Poll: What do you think of Thursday as referendum polling day? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: What do you think of Thursday as referendum polling day?

The day for voting on the Fiscal Compact treaty has been criticised by some for “disenfranchising” students…

# treaty - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Almost half of voters support EU fiscal treaty referendum – poll

Almost one in five voters say they don’t know how they will vote in the referendum according to the Sunday Business Post/Red C poll.

# treaty - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Adams: Treaty runs 'contrary' to essence of Irish republicanism

The Sinn Féin leader addressed the Republican Youth Conference earlier today.

# treaty - Friday 2 March, 2012

Gerry Adams calls for 'austerity' treaty to be rejected

The Sinn Fein leader confirmed today that his party will be campaigning for a No vote in the upcoming referendum.

# treaty - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

European Commission insists referendum 'No' vote will not affect current bailout

A spokesman for Jose Manuel Barroso affirms that being blocked from the ESM would not affect Ireland’s current bailout.

Minister: 'Difficult and undesirable situation' if Ireland votes no

Minister for European Affairs Lucinda Creighton said that she didn’t want to speculate on what would happen if Ireland voted against the fiscal compact treaty.

# treaty - Saturday 11 February, 2012

Gilmore confirms Irish push for ‘flexibility’ in fiscal compact deal

Eamon Gilmore says Ireland DID look for the new ‘debt brake’ to be ‘preferably’ constitutional, but so did other countries.

# treaty - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Opposition parties disappointed in EU treaty

As the Cabinet meet today, both Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin have spoken out against the outcome of yesterday’s informal EU meeting.

# treaty - Monday 30 January, 2012

Varadkar: Referendums are not "very democratic"

He’s not a fan.

The 9 at 9: Monday

The 9 stories you need to know this morning, including the latest on the woman’s body found in a bag in Dublin, today’s EU summit, and the banker who is giving back his bonus…

EU leaders in Brussels for summit on fiscal treaty

Enda Kenny joins his European counterparts today to discuss the new intergovernmental treaty and job creation in Europe.

# treaty - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Poll: How would you vote in a referendum on the new EU treaty? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How would you vote in a referendum on the new EU treaty?

EU leaders will meet tomorrow to discuss the fiscal compact. But how will you vote if Ireland does hold a referendum?

# treaty - Monday 23 January, 2012

Croatia votes in favour of joining the EU

Two-thirds of voters voted in favour of joining the EU. However turnout was much lower than expected.

# treaty - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

MEPs could reject proposed new EU treaty, warns De Rossa

Soon-to-retire Labour MEP Proinsias de Rossa says the new EU deal could fail if it dilutes the power of the European Parliament.

# treaty - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Referendum will effectively decide whether Ireland wants to keep the euro – Noonan

Michael Noonan also says that only the nitty-gritty of the new European treaty will indicate whether a vote is needed.

# treaty - Monday 5 December, 2011

Merkozy: Europe needs a 'tougher' treaty

The leaders of France and Germany say that a new, “tougher” European treaty needed to be agreed upon by March of next year.

# treaty - Friday 2 December, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know by 9am: All eyes on Merkel over EU’s future, BoI hits the stress-test target, more pressure on Iran – and is Joxer heading to Kiev or Warsaw?

# treaty - Thursday 23 December, 2010

US votes for nuclear arms treaty with Russia US

US votes for nuclear arms treaty with Russia

Good day at the office for Obama as Senate approves his Russian treaty on the same day he signs the Repeal Act allowing gay men and women to openly serve in military.