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Irish Examiner
Fianna Fáil emerges with most elected seats in the Seanad | Irish Examiner Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 06:37 pm Counting for the elec
Fianna Fáil emerges with most elected seats in the Seanad
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 06:37 pm Counting for the elected seats in the new Seanad has been completed, with... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Clear-out of Seanad ‘old guard’ a blow to Enda Kenny | Irish Examiner Several of Enda Kenny’s loyal senators lost their seats or
Clear-out of Seanad ‘old guard’ a blow to Enda Kenny
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
| Irish Examiner Several of Enda Kenny’s loyal senators lost their seats or were last night fighting for their survival. Leader of the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Government talks to resume tomorrow as Seanad seats continue to fill | Irish Examiner Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 08:20 pm Talks between Fine G
Government talks to resume tomorrow as Seanad seats continue to fill
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 08:20 pm Talks between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil on Government... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Seanad losses for Fine Gael | Irish Examiner Fine Gael has been dealt a further blow after high- profil
Seanad losses for Fine Gael
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
| Irish Examiner Fine Gael has been dealt a further blow after high- profile candidates failed to get elected to the Seanad. Outgoing senator Michael Comiskey and Anthony Lawlor and Noel... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil hint at water deal to avoid electionthe weekend. Meanwhile, several Kenny loyalists lost their seats in the Upper
Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil hint at water deal to avoid election
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
the weekend. Meanwhile, several Kenny loyalists lost their seats in the Upper House yesterday as counting continued in the Seanad elections. News: 6 Gerard Howlin: 12 © Irish Examiner Ltd. All rights reserved You might also like More From The... Read more
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RTE News
A third of Seanad seats filled with count ongoingA third of the seats for the new Seanad have now been filled as counting contin
A third of Seanad seats filled with count ongoing
RTE News / Posted 5 days ago
A third of the seats for the new Seanad have now been filled as counting continued past midnight for the Labour and University panels. Sinn Féin took the first two seats on the Labour panel with Máire Devine and Paul Gavan elected on the second and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Former TDs secure Seanad seats as election count continues | Irish Examiner Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 12:39 pm Counting is continuing
Former TDs secure Seanad seats as election count continues
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 12:39 pm Counting is continuing in the Seanad elections with ballots for the 11-seat... Read more
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Irish Examiner
LGBT campaigner Fintan Warfield elected first to 25th Seanad | Irish Examiner LGBT campaigner Fintan Warfield is the first person to be
LGBT campaigner Fintan Warfield elected first to 25th Seanad
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
| Irish Examiner LGBT campaigner Fintan Warfield is the first person to be elected to the 25th Seanad. Picture: Sam... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Minister hoping to pass emergency legislation on suspended sentences next weekFitzgerald says the laws will be enacted as soon as possible, but it is believe
Minister hoping to pass emergency legislation on suspended sentences next week
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
Fitzgerald says the laws will be enacted as soon as possible, but it is believed no laws can be passed until a new Seanad is formed, which in turn will require a new Government. You might also like More From The Irish Examiner Follow the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Powerful women in Irish politics and media convene in Kerryare broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan and former Irish Times Editor Geraldine Kenn
Powerful women in Irish politics and media convene in Kerry
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
are broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan and former Irish Times Editor Geraldine Kennedy. The late Irish Times journalist and Seanad Éireann reporter Ms Cummins inspired the event, as did another woman with strong links to Ballybunion: novelist Maeve... Read more
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The Irish Times
Powerful women in Irish politics and media convene in Kerryare broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan and former Irish Times Editor Geraldine Kenn
Powerful women in Irish politics and media convene in Kerry
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
are broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan and former Irish Times Editor Geraldine Kennedy. The late Irish Times journalist and Seanad Eireann reporter Ms Cummins inspired the event, as did another woman with strong links to Ballybunion: novelist Maeve... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Labour to decide if they will support Fine Gael minority governmentitself in some form, through votes, with a minority government led by Fine Gael
Labour to decide if they will support Fine Gael minority government
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
itself in some form, through votes, with a minority government led by Fine Gael. Candidates competing for places in the Seanad elections also are frustrated at the lack of clarity around the direction the party is going and are complaining that... Read more
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The Irish Times
Learning the power of emotional food branding – and how not to get fooledsugar-free mean a product is free of artificial sweeteners? Not necessarily. Fo
Learning the power of emotional food branding – and how not to get fooled
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
sugar-free mean a product is free of artificial sweeteners? Not necessarily. Food writer and independent candidate for the Seanad Ross Golden-Bannon recently published an informativearticle online, asking for food labels in Ireland to be... Read more
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Irish Examiner
James Reilly: Government may have ‘cooked the books’ preparing a budgetwere a lot of mistakes I made, there were a lot of things I got right,” he said
James Reilly: Government may have ‘cooked the books’ preparing a budget
Irish Examiner / Posted 25 days ago
were a lot of mistakes I made, there were a lot of things I got right,” he said. Asked if he might be chosen as a Seanad nominee after he lost his seat in the general election, Mr Reilly did not rule out accepting such an option. The... Read more
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RTE News
FG document includes department for rural affairsadvisory board. It proposes an independent electoral commission be set up as a
FG document includes department for rural affairs
RTE News / Posted 26 days ago
advisory board. It proposes an independent electoral commission be set up as a matter of priority. On reform of the Seanad, it proposes the Manning report be implemented as a priority. It also proposes a citizen assembly to make... Read more
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Irish Central
Global Coalition of Irish Emigrant Groups demand voting rightsresiding in Northern Ireland the right to vote on all future Constitutional ele
Global Coalition of Irish Emigrant Groups demand voting rights
Irish Central / Posted 26 days ago
residing in Northern Ireland the right to vote on all future Constitutional elections. ● Accept the recommendations of the Seanad Reform Working Group by extending the vote to citizens abroad to ensure Diaspora representation in the chamber. ●... Read more
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The Irish Times
Did our ancestors fight for a country so many would have to leave?still negatively associated with the British Empire. In 1957, then taoiseach E
Did our ancestors fight for a country so many would have to leave?
The Irish Times / Posted 27 days ago
still negatively associated with the British Empire. In 1957, then taoiseach Eamon de Valera nominated him to the ninth Seanad before he retired from politics in 1961, one year before he died. He was a long-time friend and colleague of de... Read more

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