Minister Mitchell O’Connor convened a major higher education workshop on consent and tackling sexual violence
Mary Mitchell O’Connor T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Education and Skills, with special responsibility for Higher Education has today (4th October 2018) brought together higher education representatives, students unions and other stakeholders for a workshop on consent and tackling sexual violence in third level education.
600 jobs for Castletroy with Edwards Lifesciences €80 million manufacturing site – O’Donnell
Castletroy-based Limerick Senator, Kieran O’Donnell, has welcomed the announcement of 600 new jobs for the area.
Focus must now return to hammering out a Brexit deal – Richmond
The focus of Brexit talks must now return to hammering out a deal in the coming days, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Government decision puts Galway bypass on the right road - Naughton
The Government has approved a business case for the €600-million Galway City Ring Road, clearing the way for the County Council to submit an application for the proposed scheme to An Bord Pleanála.
Statement from An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD
“I am sorry to hear that Peter Fitzpatrick TD has decided to resign from the Fine Gael Parliamentary Party.
The people of Cork will have their say on a directly elected mayor - Buttimer
The people of Cork are to have their say on the possible introduction of a directly elected mayor for the city, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Facebook to be asked to explain 50 million users security breach at Oireachtas Committee
FACEBOOK bosses in Ireland are to be asked to explain the security breach of 50 million social media accounts before the Oireachtas Committee on Communications.
Boris Johnson’s Brexit plan ignorant and irrelevant- Richmond
THE Brexit plan touted by former Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson has been branded “nothing more than ignorant and irrelevant” by Fine Gael spokesman on European Affairs and Chair of the Seanad Brexit Committee, Neale Richmond.
Deirdre Duffy to run for Fine Gael in Dublin Central
Fine Gael has announced that Deirdre Duffy is joining Minister Paschal Donohoe on the Party’s General Election ticket in Dublin Central.
Fine Gaelic - Politicians kick off National Fitness Day with football and hurling
They’re no strangers to running for election, and now a group of politicians have upped their fitness goals by taking part in a game of Fine Gaelic to mark National Fitness Day.