Tribute by former Taoiseach and Leader of Fine Gael, Enda Kenny, on the death of Liam Cosgrave
Liam Cosgrave’s most striking quality was his unshakeable conviction, whether to his deep Catholic faith, or to preserving the democratic integrity and security of the State.
Statement by An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, following the death of Liam Cosgrave
I am deeply saddened to learn of the death of the former Taoiseach and leader of my party, Liam Cosgrave. As Taoiseach and as Leader of Fine Gael I extend my deepest sympathy to his family and friends.
Howlin labouring under a misapprehension: It is Fianna Fáil who would put Sinn Féin in Government, not Fine Gael
Brendan Howlin is labouring under the misapprehension that Fianna Fáil are more certain than Fine Gael about keeping Sinn Féin out of Government.
Cabinet approves range of responsibilities for Minister of State Sean Kyne - An Taoiseach
An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD, has confirmed that the Government has agreed to transfer a range of responsibilities to Sean Kyne TD under his role as Minister of State at the Department of Rural and Community Development.
Minister Ring approves €21.6 million for towns and villages across rural Ireland
The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, today (4th October 2017) announced that 281 rural towns and villages across the country are set to benefit from over €21 million in funding under the 2017 Town and Village Renewal Scheme. The scheme is a key part of the Government’s Action Plan for Rural Development.
A Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin Government would end in disaster- Naughton
Fianna Fáil’s continual gravitation towards Sinn Féin will result in disaster if such a Coalition Government ever came about, Fine Gael TD Hildegarde Naughton has warned.
Farmers would get a 'Fair Deal' under proposed changes to nursing home scheme - Deering
Farm families and other sole traders could save thousands of euro in nursing home fees under a new proposal that would protect their assets. That’s according to Pat Deering, Fine Gael TD for Carlow and Chair of the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine.
M17/18 Gort to Tuam Motorway will help bring jobs and investment to West of Ireland - Minister Ring
The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, has said that the 54km M17/18 Gort to Tuam Motorway which he jointly launched today will be welcomed by local residents and motorists alike and will help to create jobs in the western region
More drivers must be recruited immediately for Bus Éireann routes in east- O’Reilly
More drivers must be recruited immediately for Bus Éireann services in the east of the country, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Families, farmers and businesses still receiving Government help after Donegal flooding- McHugh
Families, farmers and businesses are still receiving Government help after the Donegal floods, the Government Chief Whip has said.