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Irish Examiner
Almost 22,000 firms in JobBridge rejection since 2012have been rejected since 2012, the Department of Social Protection confirmed.
Almost 22,000 firms in JobBridge rejection since 2012
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
have been rejected since 2012, the Department of Social Protection confirmed. According to Social Protection Minister Joan Burton, potential host organisations are required to meet specific terms and conditions in order to take part in the job... Read more
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The Irish Times
100 years on, Richmond Barracks becomes permanent reminder of RisingHiggins, wife of President Michael D Higgins, was guest of honour and the event
100 years on, Richmond Barracks becomes permanent reminder of Rising
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
Higgins, wife of President Michael D Higgins, was guest of honour and the event was also attended by Tánaiste Joan Burton and British ambassador Dominick Chilcott. Relatives of the 77 women who were held at the barracks were also in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Extend fuel allowance to cover cold spell requests Sinn Fein TDweekly basis from January 1 until April 1. Sean Crowe has said he has contacte
Extend fuel allowance to cover cold spell requests Sinn Fein TD
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
weekly basis from January 1 until April 1. Sean Crowe has said he has contacted the acting minister for Social Protection Joan Burton, to request that the payment be back-paid for this month. Deputy Crowe has said the payment of the allowance... Read more
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Herald.ie
Legal aid for TD Murphy in Joan Burton case - despite €87k salary Fiona Ferguson – 29 April 2016 02:30 AM Legal aid has been granted to Anti-A
Legal aid for TD Murphy in Joan Burton case - despite €87k salary
Herald.ie / Posted 6 days ago
Fiona Ferguson – 29 April 2016 02:30 AM Legal aid has been granted to Anti-Austerity Alliance TD Paul Murphy in relation to his trial on charges of falsely imprisoning Joan Burton... Read more
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Irish Examiner
€87k-a-year Paul Murphy criticised for seeking legal aid for triala salary of €87,258, has been criticised for seeking legal aid in his pending t
€87k-a-year Paul Murphy criticised for seeking legal aid for trial
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
a salary of €87,258, has been criticised for seeking legal aid in his pending trial for the false imprisonment of Tánaiste Joan Burton. Legal aid was yesterday assigned to Mr Murphy in relation to his trial on charges of falsely imprisoning Ms... Read more
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6d
Irish Examiner
Legal aid granted to Anti Austerity Alliance TD Paul Murphylegal aid for his upcoming trial. The Anti Austerity Alliance TD faces charges
Legal aid granted to Anti Austerity Alliance TD Paul Murphy
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
legal aid for his upcoming trial. The Anti Austerity Alliance TD faces charges of falsely imprisoning acting Tánaiste Joan Burton during a water charges protest almost 18 months ago. There was no garda objection to legal aid based on the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Over 11,000 people drop out of JobBridge scheme earlythat for 1,000 of those who left, there was no further information available as
Over 11,000 people drop out of JobBridge scheme early
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
that for 1,000 of those who left, there was no further information available as to why. Social Protection Minister Joan Burton pointed out, in a parliamentary question response to Social Democrat TD Catherine Murphy, that since the scheme... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Labour rules out coalition with Fine Gaelwith its former partners Fine Gael. The Longford-Westmeath TD's statement toda
Labour rules out coalition with Fine Gael
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
with its former partners Fine Gael. The Longford-Westmeath TD's statement today follows an email sent by Labour leader Joan Burton to members last night in which she said the preferred route for the party was to go into Opposition and attempt... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Politicians 'working hard to come up with concepts and principles', says Donohoein the negotiations and the talks, it’s one of many issues that we continue to
Politicians 'working hard to come up with concepts and principles', says Donohoe
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
in the negotiations and the talks, it’s one of many issues that we continue to seek agreement on,” he said. Labour leader Joan Burton has warned her party to be prepared for a second General Election. Green Party leader Eamon Ryan and the Social... Read more
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RTE News
Proposals for water charge allowance in govt talksare due to resume their talks this morning. The Labour parliamentary party is
Proposals for water charge allowance in govt talks
RTE News / Posted 15 days ago
are due to resume their talks this morning. The Labour parliamentary party is also meeting today. Last night, Tánaiste Joan Burton said her preferred option was for the party to form a progressive alliance with the Social Democrats and Green... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Minority government talks set to continue today amid second election speculationof a deal being finalised in time for Enda Kenny to be re-elected Taoiseach thi
Minority government talks set to continue today amid second election speculation
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
of a deal being finalised in time for Enda Kenny to be re-elected Taoiseach this week. Meanwhile, the acting Tánaiste Joan Burton has written Labour party members to advise them that she is making preparations for a fresh election. She also... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Labour-Fine Gael return would be ‘greatest snub’ to voterssnubs in history” if his party returns to power with Fine Gael. Former Clare T
Labour-Fine Gael return would be ‘greatest snub’ to voters
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
snubs in history” if his party returns to power with Fine Gael. Former Clare TD Michael McNamara insisted party leader Joan Burton must turn down any requests from Enda Kenny to join a new government, amid continuing speculation the outgoing... Read more
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The Irish Times
10 things we learned at Women in Mediasexism Speaking about the heightened sexism and misogyny female politicians exp
10 things we learned at Women in Media
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
sexism Speaking about the heightened sexism and misogyny female politicians experience during an election campaign, Joan Burton singled out an item during The Late Late Show on February as particularly hurtful, where behavioural psychologist... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Michael Noonan: It's an open secret that Fine Gael want another coalition with Labourforming a Government is one of the key reasons Labour is now considering going
Michael Noonan: It's an open secret that Fine Gael want another coalition with Labour
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
forming a Government is one of the key reasons Labour is now considering going back into power. Mr Heffernan says it means Joan Burton would avoid a leadership election. He said: "The situation is that if Labour doesn't go back into government,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fianna Fáil would support Fine Gael/Labour governmentforming a Government is one of the key reasons Labour is now considering going
Fianna Fáil would support Fine Gael/Labour government
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
forming a Government is one of the key reasons Labour is now considering going back into power. Mr Heffernan says it means Joan Burton would avoid a leadership election. He said: "The situation is that if Labour doesn't go back into government,... Read more
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17d
Irish Examiner
Joan Burton would avoid leadership contest if Labour went into government | Irish Examiner Monday, April 18, 2016 - 06:30 am Fianna Fáil and Fine Ga
Joan Burton would avoid leadership contest if Labour went into government
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, April 18, 2016 - 06:30 am Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael will resume Government... Read more
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Herald.ie
FF ready to back a new FG-Labour coalitionto back a new FG-Labour coalition Kevin Doyle – 18 April 2016 02:30 AM Fianna
FF ready to back a new FG-Labour coalition
Herald.ie / Posted 17 days ago
to back a new FG-Labour coalition Kevin Doyle – 18 April 2016 02:30 AM Fianna Fail is prepared to put Enda Kenny and Joan Burton back into government despite campaigning to bring down their Fine Gael-Labour coalition. Micheal Martin has said... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Political ‘bed-hopping’ continues as Fine Gael and Labour get flirty againPolitical Reporter “What a tangled web we weave...” wrote Walter Scott, in his
Political ‘bed-hopping’ continues as Fine Gael and Labour get flirty again
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
Political Reporter “What a tangled web we weave...” wrote Walter Scott, in his 1808 poem ‘Marmion’. Or was it Enda Kenny, Joan Burton, or Michéal Martin, this weekend? Given the goings-on in the Dáil, it’s difficult to be sure. Over the past 48... Read more
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The Irish Times
Women in media leadership roles face ‘immense’ challengesevening’s topic is the impact of social media on this year’s general election.
Women in media leadership roles face ‘immense’ challenges
The Irish Times / Posted 19 days ago
evening’s topic is the impact of social media on this year’s general election. Labour Party leader and acting Tánaiste Joan Burton arrived on Friday evening, and RTE broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan is also attending, along with this year’s... Read more
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The Irish Times
Powerful women in Irish politics and media convene in KerryJoan Burton, Miriam O’Callaghan and Olivia O’Leary are just a few of the powerf
Powerful women in Irish politics and media convene in Kerry
The Irish Times / Posted 19 days ago
Joan Burton, Miriam O’Callaghan and Olivia O’Leary are just a few of the powerful women in politics and media who will convene in the north Kerry town of Ballybunion this weekend for the fourth annual Women in Media conference. The acting Tánaiste... Read more
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The Irish Times
Powerful women in Irish politics and media convene in KerryJoan Burton, Miriam O’Callaghan and Olivia O’Leary are just a few of the powerf
Powerful women in Irish politics and media convene in Kerry
The Irish Times / Posted 19 days ago
Joan Burton, Miriam O’Callaghan and Olivia O’Leary are just a few of the powerful women in politics and media who will convene in the north Kerry town of Ballybunion this weekend for the fourth annual Women in Media conference. The acting Tánaiste... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Labour to decide if they will support Fine Gael minority governmentif they will abstain or support a Fine Gael minority government, as internal de
Labour to decide if they will support Fine Gael minority government
Irish Examiner / Posted 21 days ago
if they will abstain or support a Fine Gael minority government, as internal debate continues in the party on whether Joan Burton should remain on as leader. Tánaiste and Labour leader Joan Burton may put her name forward for the party... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Just eight parents opt not to claim child benefitsuggested two options: Taxation of the benefit, or else a two-tier payment invo
Just eight parents opt not to claim child benefit
Irish Examiner / Posted 21 days ago
suggested two options: Taxation of the benefit, or else a two-tier payment involving a top-up for families on low incomes. Joan Burton, the acting social protection minister, chose to not take up these recommendations. It was also revealed in... Read more
21d
Irish Examiner
Latest: Vote for Taoiseach will go ahead, says Kennyprocess” which is ongoing. Update 5.46pm: It has emerged that senior Labour Pa
Latest: Vote for Taoiseach will go ahead, says Kenny
Irish Examiner / Posted 21 days ago
process” which is ongoing. Update 5.46pm: It has emerged that senior Labour Party TDs met with Fine Gael last night. Joan Burton, Alan Kelly and Brendan Howlin were briefed on Government formation by Enda Kenny and Michael Noonan. It is... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Joan Burton 'wants to stay on as party leader' | Irish Examiner Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 09:28 am There are reports toda
Joan Burton 'wants to stay on as party leader'
Irish Examiner / Posted 23 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 09:28 am There are reports today that Joan Burton wants to stay on as the Labour Party leader. It is thought... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Alan Kelly still fears for his life over water charges, but still wants to lead Labour PartyBrother Kevin who runs some great homeless services here in Dublin,” he said.
Alan Kelly still fears for his life over water charges, but still wants to lead Labour Party
Irish Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
Brother Kevin who runs some great homeless services here in Dublin,” he said. Mr Kelly said it would be up to party leader Joan Burton to decide when to step down, but did not rule out contesting the leadership when that happens. “Joan will make... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Joan Burton: Panama scandal ‘a wake-up call’ for Ireland | Irish Examiner Irish Examiner Political Reporter Acting Tánaiste Joan Bu
Joan Burton: Panama scandal ‘a wake-up call’ for Ireland
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
| Irish Examiner Irish Examiner Political Reporter Acting Tánaiste Joan Burton has warned the Panama papers scandal is “a wake-up... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Labour’s rebuilding funds tied up in €212k lease on ‘Taj Mahal’ officefor the local elections in three years is instead paying for a deluxe penthouse
Labour’s rebuilding funds tied up in €212k lease on ‘Taj Mahal’ office
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
for the local elections in three years is instead paying for a deluxe penthouse office, emptied of staff. Party leader Joan Burton was confronted about the dilemma at a post-election meeting of candidates last week in Dublin, amid concerns that... Read more
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RTE News
Further adjournment in Jobstown protest caseset for Anti-Austerity Alliance TD Paul Murphy on charges relating to a protest
Further adjournment in Jobstown protest case
RTE News / Posted 30 days ago
set for Anti-Austerity Alliance TD Paul Murphy on charges relating to a protest in Tallaght in 2014 during which Tánaiste Joan Burton and her assistant were detained in her car. Mr Murphy, 32, with an address at The Copse, Woodpark in Ballinteer... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Jobstown accused 'standing united', says TD Paul Murphywater charge protesters accused of falsely imprisoning the Tánaiste in Dublin.
Jobstown accused 'standing united', says TD Paul Murphy
Irish Examiner / Posted 30 days ago
water charge protesters accused of falsely imprisoning the Tánaiste in Dublin. He is one of 16 people facing trial after Joan Burton and one of her advisers were allegedly trapped in their car in Jobstown in November 2014. A number of others are... Read more
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Irish Examiner
TD Paul Murphy due in court in connection with Jobstown protest chargesher adviser during a water charge protest. Four weeks in April 2017 have been
TD Paul Murphy due in court in connection with Jobstown protest charges
Irish Examiner / Posted a month ago
her adviser during a water charge protest. Four weeks in April 2017 have been provisionally set aside for their trials. Joan Burton and her adviser Karen O’Connell were allegedly trapped in their car by water charge protestors while trying to... Read more
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Herald.ie
Burton 'set to step down as Labour leader after government formed''set to step down as Labour leader after government formed' Niall O'Connor and
Burton 'set to step down as Labour leader after government formed'
Herald.ie / Posted 1 months ago
'set to step down as Labour leader after government formed' Niall O'Connor and Cormac McQuinn – 01 April 2016 02:30 AM Joan Burton is set to announce plans to step down as Labour leader while staying on as a TD once a new government is formed,... Read more

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