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# chris-andrews - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

'Sporting organisations shouldn’t have to take the fall for government failures' -  Sinn Féin
# Unimpressed
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# Unimpressed

'Sporting organisations shouldn’t have to take the fall for government failures' - Sinn Féin

Aug 19th 2020, 7:18 PM 7,709 Views 21 Comments

Meanwhile, the Football Association of Ireland have confirmed they are in discussions around the latest Covid-19 guidelines.

# chris-andrews - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Locals campaign against proposed 15 storey residential tower in Dublin
# Ringsend
# Ringsend

Locals campaign against proposed 15 storey residential tower in Dublin

Aug 5th 2020, 6:15 AM 35,483 Views 35 Comments

The proposal is for 48 apartments in a building in Ringsend.

# chris-andrews - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Sinn Féin councillor drops plan for 1916 tribute at Ranelagh Triangle after opposition
# Paying Tribute
# Paying Tribute

Sinn Féin councillor drops plan for 1916 tribute at Ranelagh Triangle after opposition

Jan 7th 2018, 5:50 PM 36,386 Views 76 Comments

A monument is already at the Ranelagh Triangle for local woman Deirdre Kelly, and her family opposed the plans.

# chris-andrews - Friday 1 December, 2017

'It's a show of solidarity': Pride flag set to fly over Dublin City Hall next summer
# Pride
# Pride

'It's a show of solidarity': Pride flag set to fly over Dublin City Hall next summer

Dec 1st 2017, 6:00 AM 9,055 Views 227 Comments

The vote is to happen on Monday.

# chris-andrews - Monday 2 October, 2017

Sinn Féin councillor climbs City Hall with Catalonia flag at Dublin demo
# Chris Andrews
# Chris Andrews

Sinn Féin councillor climbs City Hall with Catalonia flag at Dublin demo

Oct 2nd 2017, 7:06 PM 35,482 Views 139 Comments

Councillor Chris Andrews told TheJournal.ie that it was a “spur of the moment” thing.

# chris-andrews - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Meet the Hillary fundraiser who reckons she has a shot at the Dáil
# Going For It
# Going For It

Meet the Hillary fundraiser who reckons she has a shot at the Dáil

Apr 14th 2015, 8:30 PM 14,464 Views 31 Comments

Linda O’Shea Farren, who failed to get elected to Dublin City Council last year, is seeking the Fine Gael nomination in Dublin Bay South.

# chris-andrews - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Here's where Eamon Ryan is going to run in the general election
# Green Shoots
# Green Shoots

Here's where Eamon Ryan is going to run in the general election

Jan 10th 2015, 10:30 AM 20,644 Views 99 Comments

The party leader is looking to return to the Dáil.

# chris-andrews - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Defence Forces test water supply amid claims Irish troops are at risk of E Coli
# Golan Heights
# Golan Heights

Defence Forces test water supply amid claims Irish troops are at risk of E Coli

Oct 28th 2014, 7:29 PM 8,590 Views 11 Comments

The troops are part of the UN peacekeeping mission in the Golan Heights.

# chris-andrews - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Ex-Fianna Fáil TD Chris Andrews set to top poll for Sinn Féin
# Transfer
# Transfer

Ex-Fianna Fáil TD Chris Andrews set to top poll for Sinn Féin

May 24th 2014, 5:16 PM 9,373 Views 33 Comments

Andrews is from a strong Fianna Fáil family but will join Dublin City Council for his new party.

# chris-andrews - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Ex-Fianna Fáil TD gets Sinn Féin local election nomination
# Local Elections 2014
# Local Elections 2014

Ex-Fianna Fáil TD gets Sinn Féin local election nomination

Jan 14th 2014, 9:47 PM 11,345 Views 93 Comments

Having been critical of the party in the past, Chris Andrews will be seeking votes for Sinn Féin in May.

# chris-andrews - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Confirmed: Ex-Fianna Fáil TD Chris Andrews joins Sinn Féin
# Switcheroo
# Switcheroo

Confirmed: Ex-Fianna Fáil TD Chris Andrews joins Sinn Féin

Sep 7th 2013, 3:50 PM 13,281 Views 194 Comments

The Sinn Féin Ard Comhairle is meeting in Dublin today where it is expected to confirm Andrews’s application to join the party.

# chris-andrews - Friday 6 September, 2013

This former Fianna Fáil TD wants to join Sinn Féin
# Black Sheep
# Black Sheep

This former Fianna Fáil TD wants to join Sinn Féin

Sep 6th 2013, 12:42 PM 9,427 Views 65 Comments

A source in Sinn Féin said they were “disappointed” that Chris Andrews is being considered as a potential candidate for the Dublin South-East constituency.

# chris-andrews - Sunday 12 August, 2012

# chris-andrews - Friday 4 November, 2011

Israeli forces board flotilla as protesters ask Irish government to intervene
# Middle East
# Middle East

Israeli forces board flotilla as protesters ask Irish government to intervene

Nov 4th 2011, 9:19 PM 1,524 Views 139 Comments

The MV Saoirse was one of two ships trying to break the Israeli blockade on Gaza.

# chris-andrews - Thursday 30 June, 2011

Irish 'freedom flotilla' ship damaged in port
# MV Saoirse
# MV Saoirse

Irish 'freedom flotilla' ship damaged in port

Jun 30th 2011, 7:38 AM 1,871 Views 73 Comments

Supporters of MV Saoirse mission to Gaza claims damage to boat was “sabotage” and could have put people’s lives at risk.

# chris-andrews - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Revealed: the full cost of dumping our outgoing government TDs
# The Cost Of Change
# The Cost Of Change

Revealed: the full cost of dumping our outgoing government TDs

Mar 1st 2011, 2:35 PM 5,971 Views 7 Comments

The first-year pensions of the 41 Fianna Fáil and Green TDs who failed to keep their seats underlines the price of change.

# chris-andrews - Monday 28 February, 2011

Fianna Fáil wipe out marks the end of political dynasties
# Dynasties
# Dynasties

Fianna Fáil wipe out marks the end of political dynasties

Feb 28th 2011, 9:32 AM 1,769 Views 0 Comments

Well known Fianna Fáil names like Haughey, Hanafin, Coughlan, Andrews and McEllistrim are no longer in the Dáil.

# chris-andrews - Saturday 26 February, 2011

Green party leader John Gormley set to lose seat
# GE11
# GE11

Green party leader John Gormley set to lose seat

Feb 26th 2011, 2:05 PM 1,240 Views 0 Comments

Gormley is unlikely to be elected in Dublin South-East.

# chris-andrews - Friday 18 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Friday

Feb 18th 2011, 8:00 PM 1,526 Views 0 Comments

Seven days to go until polling – time to catch up with the day’s winners and losers as the election hits the final stretch.

# chris-andrews - Thursday 10 February, 2011

Irish artists join forces to launch Gaza ship fundraiser
# Gaza
# Gaza

Irish artists join forces to launch Gaza ship fundraiser

Feb 10th 2011, 4:33 PM 1,889 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Rea and Robert Ballagh are among those who are helping to raise funds for a second flotilla.

# chris-andrews - Monday 25 October, 2010

FF backbencher: we should merge with Fine Gael
# Merger?
# Merger?

FF backbencher: we should merge with Fine Gael

Oct 25th 2010, 10:02 AM 526 Views 0 Comments

Chris Andrews says neither party is gaining traction in opinion polls because the public can’t tell them apart.

# chris-andrews - Wednesday 15 September, 2010

“Cowen’s got questions to answer” tweets Fianna Fáil TD
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

“Cowen’s got questions to answer” tweets Fianna Fáil TD

Sep 15th 2010, 10:04 PM 254 Views 0 Comments

Uh oh. All’s not well in the Fianna Fáil camp it seems: TD Chris Andrews has publicly launched a Twitter attack on the Taoiseach – just hours after he apologised on television.