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Irish Examiner
Dáil committee told welfare officers are helping thousands by providing rent advancesnot be penalised. She said the Department can help tenants with increased rent
Dáil committee told welfare officers are helping thousands by providing rent advances
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
not be penalised. She said the Department can help tenants with increased rent supplement “within reasonable limits”. Dublin West TD, Socialist Ruth Coppinger, accused the department of “turning a blind eye to top-up payments” being made by... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Joan Burton: Budget 2017 will be first test for the governmentBurton was replaced by Brendan Howlin as Labour party leader last Friday follow
Joan Burton: Budget 2017 will be first test for the government
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
Burton was replaced by Brendan Howlin as Labour party leader last Friday following her resignation of the position. Dublin West TD Joan Burton said: "The real cutting point is going to be the budget. Because at that point you have to cut to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Tyrrelstown residents to address the Dáil over eviction noticestaken to the PRTB, which ruled an attempt to end the tenancies was delayed - an
Tyrrelstown residents to address the Dáil over eviction notices
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
taken to the PRTB, which ruled an attempt to end the tenancies was delayed - and landlords must start the process again. Dublin West Sinn Fein Councillor, Paul Donnelly is asking for government intervention: “It is about the committee coming... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Déjà vu strikes Labour party as Joan Burton quits while she’s behindfailure. Hardly what she expected on her predecessor’s departure in 2014. Like
Déjà vu strikes Labour party as Joan Burton quits while she’s behind
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
failure. Hardly what she expected on her predecessor’s departure in 2014. Like in 2014, talk will now turn to who the Dublin West TD’s replacement will be — although if one was to believe the formal positions taken by the frontrunners... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Alan Kelly overwhelming favourite to replace Joan Burton as leadersuccessor is found — a period that must conclude by August 26 — before becoming
Alan Kelly overwhelming favourite to replace Joan Burton as leader
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
successor is found — a period that must conclude by August 26 — before becoming a front-bench opposition spokesperson. The Dublin West TD admitted she “would have liked to have done more and achieved more”, but alluded to the time constraints she... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Joan Burton quits as Labour Party leader after election annihilationleader. "It's been a great honour for me to serve as leader and deputy leader
Joan Burton quits as Labour Party leader after election annihilation
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
leader. "It's been a great honour for me to serve as leader and deputy leader of the party," she said. Ms Burton, TD for Dublin West, made the announcement after Labour's parliamentary party met in Leinster House. Alan Kelly, environment... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Who will replace Joan Burton as Labour leader?election candidates she would make a decision on whether to try and stay on or
Who will replace Joan Burton as Labour leader?
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
election candidates she would make a decision on whether to try and stay on or step down once a government is formed. The Dublin West TD told RTÉ Radio she will hold a meeting today to decide on “the best leadership option”. It is expected the... Read more
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16d
Irish Examiner
Joan Burton resigns as Labour Party leader saying 'We didn't do everything right'upcoming leadership contest. It is understood that Brendan Howlin may stand, b
Joan Burton resigns as Labour Party leader saying 'We didn't do everything right'
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
upcoming leadership contest. It is understood that Brendan Howlin may stand, but only if his election is uncontested. The Dublin West TD said she had asked the executive board of the party to immediately make arrangements for the election of a new... Read more
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Herald.ie
Joan to quit as battle for Labour leadership loomsmust take place within six months if it is not returned to government. Ms Burt
Joan to quit as battle for Labour leadership looms
Herald.ie / Posted 16 days ago
must take place within six months if it is not returned to government. Ms Burton was lucky to have retained her seat in Dublin West. A poll had indicated she was in danger of being defeated leading up to the vote and she took the last seat in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Race to replace Labour leader Joan Burton gets under wayelection candidates she would make a decision on whether to try and stay on or
Race to replace Labour leader Joan Burton gets under way
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
election candidates she would make a decision on whether to try and stay on or step down once a government is formed. The Dublin West TD told RTÉ Radio she will hold a meeting today to decide on “the best leadership option”. It is expected the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Leo Varadker looks to be the major loser in new Cabinet formationVaradkar and his supporters denied he was “shafted” and attempted to put a posi
Leo Varadker looks to be the major loser in new Cabinet formation
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
Varadkar and his supporters denied he was “shafted” and attempted to put a positive spin on the move. A source close to the Dublin West TD said he is “surprised and sorry to be leaving health, but it probably needed a fresh pair of eyes”. The... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Leo Varadkar ‘shafted’ by Enda Kenny as chaos marks government formationVaradkar and his supporters denied he was “shafted” and attempted to put a posi
Leo Varadkar ‘shafted’ by Enda Kenny as chaos marks government formation
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
Varadkar and his supporters denied he was “shafted” and attempted to put a positive spin on the move. A source close to the Dublin West TD said he is “surprised and sorry to be leaving health, but it probably needed a fresh pair of eyes”. The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Builders deny claim they are refusing work until profit margins risemedia. "Why is it that developers and the construction industry can hold off u
Builders deny claim they are refusing work until profit margins rise
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
media. "Why is it that developers and the construction industry can hold off until it is profitable enough for them?" The Dublin West TD suggested some builders were snubbing projects until they offered a 50,000 euro profit for every house... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Builders deny claim they are refusing work until profit margins risemedia. "Why is it that developers and the construction industry can hold off u
Builders deny claim they are refusing work until profit margins rise
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
media. "Why is it that developers and the construction industry can hold off until it is profitable enough for them?" The Dublin West TD suggested some builders were snubbing projects until they offered a 50,000 euro profit for every house... Read more
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RTE News
Analysis: GAA must tame Dublin monser they madegrows up wanting to play for Fingal or lift Sam Maguire as Dún Laoghaire-Rathdo
Analysis: GAA must tame Dublin monser they made
RTE News / Posted a month ago
grows up wanting to play for Fingal or lift Sam Maguire as Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown captain. Kerry kids don’t want to beat Dublin West either, they want to beat Dublin. Deconstructing what has been built in the capital isn’t the way forward.... Read more

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