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# Alan Kelly

All time
# trust
Ferguson calls on trustworthy Alan Kelly as Everton get to grips with life after Marco Silva
Kelly, who is currently the goalkeeper coach for the Republic of Ireland, held the same role at Everton when David Unsworth was interim boss in 2017.
# cost overruns
Some contractor claims for new children's hospital not under board's control, committee to hear
The fact some measures of the project remain uncosted is ‘laughable’ says Labour’s Alan Kelly.
# Children's Hospital
Taoiseach accused of 'window dressing exercise' as HSE spending plan announced
Leo Varadkar insisted some politicians had been “scaremongering” over the children’s hospital overspend.
# Big call
Irish referee in the spotlight after NY Red Bulls snatch controversial winner in Hudson River derby
Alan Kelly appeared to overrule his linesman in a sequence of play, which led to the home side’s crucial second-half goal.
# Political Donations
Irish-American businessmen (including Labour TD's brother) donate over €2k to Alan Kelly and Joan Freeman
TDs and senators received almost €6,500 in donations.
# HSE
HSE imposing three-month recruitment freeze due to 'financial pressure in the system'
Labour’s Alan Kelly tweeted out a letter this morning sent out by a senior HSE official about the freeze.
# urgent need
'I'm too young to die': Women with cervical cancer call for equal access to drug pembrolizumab
Ireland owes it to these women, Labour’s Alan Kelly said.
# top of his game
Cork's Alan Kelly named MLS Referee of the Year for third time in four years
The 43-year-old served as a League of Ireland referee for 15 years but moved to the USA in 2014.
# LP18
Labour members asked to allow senators run as party leader
If passed, senators such as Ivana Bacik and Aodhán Ó Ríordáin would be eligible for election.
# ak47
Howlin's leadership under the spotlight as Labour think-in gets underway
Alan Kelly’s recent comments about Howlin’s leadership will be a topic of conversation today in Drogheda.
# Showdown
What would need to happen for a new Labour leader to be elected?
Alan Kelly has thrown his leader down the gauntlet and called for a change of leadership.
# heave ho
'I thought we had a good working relationship': Brendan Howlin calls Alan Kelly's comments 'unhelpful'
The Tipperary TD said the Labour Party needs “radical change”.
# Leo Varadkar
Taoiseach says he 'should have been clearer' over CervicalCheck court comments
Varadkar promised in May that pending cases over the ongoing scandal would be be dealt with through mediation.
# smear test scandal
'Either stand up or get out': Varadkar called on to explain why CervicalCheck cases ending up in court
In May, Varadkar said court cases relating to the health scandal would be be dealt with through mediation.
# CervicalCheck
'It seared the soul of our country': Emotional scenes as Emma Mhic Mhathúna's interview raised in the Dáil
“It is a stain on all our doors, it is a stain on all of us,” Labour’s Alan Kelly told his Dáil colleagues today.
# Unanswered questions
Alan Kelly says his questions about the Department of Justice are going unanswered
The Labour TD said the refusal to answer his ‘legitimate’ questions is ‘undemocratic’.
# power is a drug
Alan Kelly is no longer gunning for Howlin's job as leader of the Labour Party
Six months ago, the Tipperary TD put his party leader on notice.
# communications unit
Varadkar says describing civil servants as being akin to Nazis is 'wholly inappropriate'
The Taoiseach says he is not “thin-skinned” but believes criticism of Ireland 2040 adverts is unfair.
# microbreweries
Wallace tells minister: 'It's not possible for brewery visitors to drink as much craft beer as commercial beer'
The bill aims to allow craft brewers sell their beer to visitors on their premises.
# ireland 2040
'D. R. A. F. T - not the final draft' - Taoiseach spells out his position in row with cross-party TDs
A number of politicians are angry there will not be a Dáil vote on the Ireland 2040 plan.
# mccabe scandal
Labour's Alan Kelly has asked the Justice Minister if his phone is being tapped
His concerns come after his parliamentary questions which unravelled Fitzgerald’s email scandal.
# disclosures tribunal
Frances Fitzgerald sends TDs email at centre of Maurice McCabe row
“How could the minister receive such an email and read it and forget that she read it?,” Paul Murphy asked.
# dail exchange
Minister: 'I will not have my good name and reputation traduced by deputy Alan Kelly'
There was a heated exchange in the Dáil today where Charlie Flanagan told TD Alan Kelly to desist from engaging in a smear campaign.
# Labour Pains
'We need to see a dramatic change': Alan Kelly throws down gauntlet to Brendan Howlin
It was put to Kelly that he was putting Labour leader Brendan Howlin “on notice” by calling for such rapid change.
# Pastures new
Former Ireland goalkeeper links up with David Unsworth at Everton
Alan Kelly is now part of the Toffees’ backroom team.
# closed stations
We'll hear from the acting Garda boss next week - he's been called before the PAC
The committee want to know what criteria was considered when the decision was made to re-open a number of Garda stations.
# Vaccination
Labour wants the HPV vaccine to be rolled out to boys sooner rather than later
The plan was originally to roll the free vaccine out to boys – but this has yet to happen.
# calls to resign
Simon Harris says HPV vaccine saves lives, after speaking to Finian McGrath about his concerns
McGrath had called for the vaccine to be banned.
# Entresto
HSE to provide funding for new life-saving drugs after criticism
Labour’s Alan Kelly had led criticisms of the HSE for not making the drugs available.
# Entresto
'Patients are being put at risk': Funding issues stopping 20,000 people receiving 'life-saving' meds
The medication has been proven to help cardiac problems.
# Heart Drug
'Bureaucratic bungling and passing the parcel is literally costing people's lives'
Labour spokesperson on health Alan Kelly has raised the issue of Entresto, a drug for the treatment of heart failure.
# Birthday Boy
Alan Kelly can't stop bringing up his birthday in the Dáil and it's weirdly endearing
Oh, is your birthday coming up? I hadn’t heard.
# Under Pressure
New junior minister says Nóirín O'Sullivan 'may well have to resign'
He said some of the revelations to come out of An Garda Síochána “are appalling”.
# net gain
‘I used to get comments about not being born in Ireland, but I didn’t feel the need to justify myself’
Former Ireland goalkeeper Alan Kelly speaks to The42 about his playing career, his move into coaching and his father’s legacy at Preston North End.
# PAC
Bar at Templemore Garda College is rarely open, but has a bank balance of €417k
Further revelations about the finances of the garda college in Templemore were revealed during an eight-hour sitting of the PAC.
# PAC
'Garda HR boss has done a great service to the country' - Alan Kelly
The PAC wants to bring the Garda Commissioner in earlier than planned.
# called in
Garda Commissioner expected to be brought before PAC earlier than planned
Vice-chair of the PAC Alan Kelly said the commissioner should appear again in a couple of weeks.
# slight movement
There's a small bit of good news for Labour in the latest opinion poll
The independents also do well in the latest Red C-Sunday Business Post survey.
# Garda whisteblower
Government 'nervous' about extending Tribunal to other whistleblowers
Garda whistleblower Keith Harrison demanded his case be included in the Tribunal.
# i didn't know
'Thanks for calling Katherine' - Frances Fitzgerald has torrid time of it explaining her role in Tusla saga
The Minister insists she had no knowledge of Tusla’s involvement in the Maurice McCabe saga before last Thursday’s Prime Time broadcast.