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Irish Examiner
Supreme Court judge Mary Laffoy to lead Citizens' Assemblyconsideration to an Oirechtas Committee of both Houses which will in turn bring
Supreme Court judge Mary Laffoy to lead Citizens' Assembly
Irish Examiner / Posted 21 hours ago
consideration to an Oirechtas Committee of both Houses which will in turn bring its conclusions to both the Dáil and the Seanad. More From The Irish Examiner Follow the Irish Examiner BUSINESS LIFESTYLE © Irish Examiner Ltd, Linn Dubh,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Former Supreme Court judge Mary Laffoy to lead Citizens' Assemblyconsideration to an Oirechtas Committee of both Houses which will in turn bring
Former Supreme Court judge Mary Laffoy to lead Citizens' Assembly
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
consideration to an Oirechtas Committee of both Houses which will in turn bring its conclusions to both the Dáil and the Seanad. More From The Irish Examiner Follow the Irish Examiner BUSINESS LIFESTYLE © Irish Examiner Ltd, Linn Dubh,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Last day of Dáil before refurbishment and longer recessof Dáil before refurbishment and longer recess Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 06:47
Last day of Dáil before refurbishment and longer recess
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
of Dáil before refurbishment and longer recess Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 06:47 am Today is the last day of the Dáil and Seanad before politicians go on their summer holidays. Business will wrap up with an effort to secure the release of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Referendum to give emigrants a vote for president 'only a first step'for the president.Sixty-three per cent wanted a say in general elections, 61 pe
Referendum to give emigrants a vote for president 'only a first step'
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
for the president.Sixty-three per cent wanted a say in general elections, 61 per cent in referendums, and 53 per cent in Seanad elections. The remainder of those surveyed were fairly evenly split between those who had no opinion on the issue, or... Read more
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The Irish Times
Referendum on emigrant vote for president a ‘first step’for the president.Sixty-three per cent wanted a say in general elections, 61 pe
Referendum on emigrant vote for president a ‘first step’
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
for the president.Sixty-three per cent wanted a say in general elections, 61 per cent in referendums, and 53 per cent in Seanad elections. The remainder of those surveyed were fairly evenly split between those who had no opinion on the issue, or... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Senator wants to grant copyright protection to Amhrán na bhFiannwants to grant copyright protection to Amhrán na bhFiann Monday, July 11, 2016
Senator wants to grant copyright protection to Amhrán na bhFiann
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
wants to grant copyright protection to Amhrán na bhFiann Monday, July 11, 2016 - 02:47 pm Moves are underway in the Seanad to copyright Amhrán na bhFiann. Copyright on the national anthem expired in 2012. Fianna Fáil Senator Mark Daly has... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Leo Varadkar: Enda Kenny ‘will decide in his own time’ when he wants to goyet for a forced removal. Despite widespread anger at Mr Kenny’s decision to r
Leo Varadkar: Enda Kenny ‘will decide in his own time’ when he wants to go
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
yet for a forced removal. Despite widespread anger at Mr Kenny’s decision to re-appoint ex-health minister and Taoiseach Seanad nominee James Reilly as party deputy leader, the TDs said they want to give Mr Kenny the opportunity to decide to... Read more
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Herald.ie
Revelations about Kelly 'knocked me for six' says singer and senator Francesto long-distance travel, designer clothes and even dental work. Kelly had back
Revelations about Kelly 'knocked me for six' says singer and senator Frances
Herald.ie / Posted 20 days ago
to long-distance travel, designer clothes and even dental work. Kelly had backed Ms Black's campaign for election to the Seanad and she spoke of her personal shock at the allegations against him. "As you can imagine, I'm very upset by it all.... Read more
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Limerick Post
Urgent action needed on #Limerick mental health serviceprevious governmental failings and do more to upgrade mental health facilities
Urgent action needed on #Limerick mental health service
Limerick Post / Posted 21 days ago
previous governmental failings and do more to upgrade mental health facilities in the city and county. During last week’s Seanad debate on mental health, Senator O’Donnell highlighted the failure by the HSE to deliver the 20-bed specific mental... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Angry Fine Gael TDs question Enda Kenny’s leadershipthing,” said one source. Mr Reilly lost his Dublin Fingal Dáil seat at the las
Angry Fine Gael TDs question Enda Kenny’s leadership
Irish Examiner / Posted 21 days ago
thing,” said one source. Mr Reilly lost his Dublin Fingal Dáil seat at the last general election, but was appointed to the Seanad by Mr Kenny. Last month, Mr Kenny said: “No. James is not the deputy leader of the party. Obviously, he was the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'Strong bemusement' after Taoiseach reappointed James Reillyher chair," said one TD. Dr Reilly lost his Dublin Fingal Dáil seat at the las
'Strong bemusement' after Taoiseach reappointed James Reilly
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
her chair," said one TD. Dr Reilly lost his Dublin Fingal Dáil seat at the last general election, but was appointed to the Seanad by Mr Kenny. Just last month, Mr Kenny said: “No, James is not the deputy leader of the party. Obviously, he was the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Majority of emigrants surveyed want right to vote in Irelandshould be able to vote for the president, 63 per cent in general elections, 61
Majority of emigrants surveyed want right to vote in Ireland
The Irish Times / Posted 23 days ago
should be able to vote for the president, 63 per cent in general elections, 61 per cent in referendums and 53 per cent in Seanad elections. The remainder of those polled were fairly evenly split between those who had no opinion on the issue, or... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Generation Emigration Survey 2016: Full resultsshould be able to vote for the President, 63 per cent in general elections, 61
The Generation Emigration Survey 2016: Full results
The Irish Times / Posted 26 days ago
should be able to vote for the President, 63 per cent in general elections, 61 per cent in referendums and 53 per cent in Seanad elections. The remainder of those polled were fairly evenly split between those who had no opinion on the issue, or... Read more
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The Irish Times
Senator Lynn Ruane: 'I listed off the drugs I’d been taking...'one of them was to have a child by the age of 15 and another was to become a se
Senator Lynn Ruane: 'I listed off the drugs I’d been taking...'
The Irish Times / Posted 29 days ago
one of them was to have a child by the age of 15 and another was to become a senator. She did both. Before getting to the Seanad, Senator Ruane trained as a drug counsellor and set up an addiction service in Dublin’s Bluebell, which she fought... Read more
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The Irish Times
Senator Lynn Ruane: 'At 14 I listed off all the drugs I’d been taking but she wasn’t listening'one of them was to have a child by the age of 15 and another was to become a se
Senator Lynn Ruane: 'At 14 I listed off all the drugs I’d been taking but she wasn’t listening'
The Irish Times / Posted a month ago
one of them was to have a child by the age of 15 and another was to become a senator. She did both. Before getting to the Seanad, Senator Ruane trained as a drug counsellor and set up an addiction service in Dublin’s Bluebell, which she fought... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ruling on undocumented in US ‘devastating’ for Irishmillions of undocumented immigrants from deportation as “devastating”. Senator
Ruling on undocumented in US ‘devastating’ for Irish
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation as “devastating”. Senator Billy Lawless, who was appointed to the Seanad by Taoiseach Enda Kenny in May, said he was disappointed for undocumented Irish people living in the US. US president... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Planes, trains and automobiles - the journey to Lyon could be a tricky oneFrance. Ryanair has arranged an extra six return flights to Lyon for the game
Planes, trains and automobiles - the journey to Lyon could be a tricky one
Irish Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
France. Ryanair has arranged an extra six return flights to Lyon for the game - but costs run into hundreds of euros. The Seanad leader Jerry Buttimer says it's important that fans aren't fleeced for trying to support the national team. “It’s a... Read more
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RTE News
Irish soccer fans hunt match, travel ticketsnumber of Fine Gael senators have called on Irish airlines to keep the costs of
Irish soccer fans hunt match, travel tickets
RTE News / Posted 1 months ago
number of Fine Gael senators have called on Irish airlines to keep the costs of travelling to the game on Sunday down. Seanad leader Jerry Buttimer said that Irish fans have been renowned across Europe throughout the competition and it is a... Read more

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