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# clare-daly - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Six pro-choice TDs will vote against the abortion bill tonight
# Abortion
# Abortion

Six pro-choice TDs will vote against the abortion bill tonight

Jul 10th 2013, 8:40 PM 13,035 Views 86 Comments

The six TDs are seeking a referendum to repeal an article in the Constitution that places the life of the unborn and the life of the mother on equal footing.

# clare-daly - Friday 5 July, 2013

Amendment seeks inclusion of rape and incest cases in abortion bill
# Abortion
# Abortion

Amendment seeks inclusion of rape and incest cases in abortion bill

Jul 5th 2013, 4:00 PM 5,538 Views 85 Comments

The change, if accepted, would also allow women to obtain a legal abortion if “she believes it is in her best interests to do so.”

# clare-daly - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Taoiseach: Snowden has sought asylum in Ireland, but his application is invalid
# SNOWDEN
# SNOWDEN

Taoiseach: Snowden has sought asylum in Ireland, but his application is invalid

Jul 2nd 2013, 4:04 PM 10,437 Views 77 Comments

Enda Kenny has told the Dáil that the fugitive former NSA employee has written to the Irish embassy in Moscow but this is not sufficient for an asylum application to be considered.

# clare-daly - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

# clare-daly - Saturday 1 June, 2013

TD: We didn't demonise those who had points cancelled by naming them in Dáil
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

TD: We didn't demonise those who had points cancelled by naming them in Dáil

Jun 1st 2013, 8:15 AM 6,582 Views 33 Comments

Joan Collins has defended her naming of high-profile individuals who allegedly had penalty points cancelled in the Dáil chamber last December.

# clare-daly - Thursday 30 May, 2013

'Dysfunctional and flawed': TDs slam penalty points investigation
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

'Dysfunctional and flawed': TDs slam penalty points investigation

May 30th 2013, 2:12 PM 6,571 Views 38 Comments

Mick Wallace, Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan, Clare Daly and Joan Collins have criticised the reports into the practice of cancelling penalty points which largely cleared gardaí.

Watch: Mick Wallace says he was the victim of an unlawful arrest
# Mick Wallace
# Mick Wallace

Watch: Mick Wallace says he was the victim of an unlawful arrest

May 30th 2013, 1:18 PM 19,478 Views 107 Comments

The independent TD was quizzed about a recently reported incident concerning his alleged arrest in September 2000 for directing traffic near a construction site he was working on.

# clare-daly - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Greater protections for whistleblowers after penalty points furore
# Whistleblowers
# Whistleblowers

Greater protections for whistleblowers after penalty points furore

May 22nd 2013, 1:13 PM 7,152 Views 31 Comments

Eamon Gilmore said that legislation is currently being drawn up which will be put before government shortly.

# clare-daly - Sunday 19 May, 2013

FG ministers back Shatter in penalty points comments row
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

FG ministers back Shatter in penalty points comments row

May 19th 2013, 5:17 PM 8,370 Views 112 Comments

Both Richard Bruton and Brian Hayes say Shatter’s comments added context to complaints about the penalty points inquiry.

# clare-daly - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Revealed: The three independent TDs voting against abortion proposals
# Abortion
# Abortion

Revealed: The three independent TDs voting against abortion proposals

May 5th 2013, 8:00 AM 16,441 Views 206 Comments

Responding to queries from TheJournal.ie this week, seven independent TDs confirmed their support for the bill with five still undecided.

# clare-daly - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Pro-life groups: 'Proposals go too far'; Pro-choice: 'Bill doesn't go far enough'
# Abortion
# Abortion

Pro-life groups: 'Proposals go too far'; Pro-choice: 'Bill doesn't go far enough'

May 1st 2013, 2:34 PM 8,871 Views 122 Comments

It’s not often that Clare Daly and Youth Defence are in agreement…

# clare-daly - Saturday 27 April, 2013

James Reilly, circuses: The week's news skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

James Reilly, circuses: The week's news skewed

Apr 27th 2013, 10:00 AM 4,375 Views 10 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: “I was delighted when I heard we were getting a new political party,” a man on a bus in Rialto said. “Then I heard there were TDs in it.”

# clare-daly - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Two TDs setting up new 'United Left' political party
# New Political Party
# New Political Party

Two TDs setting up new 'United Left' political party

Apr 25th 2013, 6:50 AM 19,092 Views 122 Comments

The formation of a new political party involving TDs Clare Daly and Joan Collins comes in the wake of the apparent collapse of the United Left Alliance in recent months.

# clare-daly - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Gilmore won't say whether Government will legislate for public pay cuts
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Gilmore won't say whether Government will legislate for public pay cuts

Apr 18th 2013, 12:32 PM 6,827 Views 82 Comments

The Tánaiste calls for ‘calm, reasoned reflection’ after the Croke Park 2 pay proposals were struck down by public workers.

# clare-daly - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Revealed: The 7 TDs who say they won't pay the property tax
# Property Tax
# Property Tax

Revealed: The 7 TDs who say they won't pay the property tax

Apr 13th 2013, 7:45 AM 15,738 Views 120 Comments

In response to queries from TheJournal.ie this week, most TDs who have opposed the tax have said they will comply with it but at least seven said they will not pay even though it puts their Dáil seat at risk.

# clare-daly - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

'Unexpected number' of gardaí accessed information on Clare Daly arrest
# Leak
# Leak

'Unexpected number' of gardaí accessed information on Clare Daly arrest

Mar 27th 2013, 7:06 PM 29,721 Views 113 Comments

Justice Minister Alan Shatter said today that he has had concerns for some time about sensitive and confidential information finding its way into the public domain.

# clare-daly - Monday 25 March, 2013

Irish Wildlife Trust calls on public to help change animal welfare bill
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

Irish Wildlife Trust calls on public to help change animal welfare bill

Mar 25th 2013, 8:33 PM 10,867 Views 188 Comments

TDs Maureen O’Sullivan and Clare Daly plan to propose the removal of exemptions for fox hunting and hare coursing.

# clare-daly - Saturday 2 March, 2013

8 things we learned from TDs' declarations of interests for 2012
# Disclosures
# Disclosures

8 things we learned from TDs' declarations of interests for 2012

Mar 2nd 2013, 3:17 PM 15,655 Views 35 Comments

How many deputies own property abroad? And where do those who keep their eyes on Ireland’s finances invest themselves?

# clare-daly - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Clare Daly: Property tax is going to be a 'game changer'
# Politics
# Politics

Clare Daly: Property tax is going to be a 'game changer'

Feb 19th 2013, 5:57 PM 9,724 Views 116 Comments

The Dublin North TD said the property tax will put increasing pressure on the Government. “Labour, they’re nearly dropping like flies,” she said.

# clare-daly - Friday 8 February, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added musical history
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added musical history

Feb 8th 2013, 8:07 PM 6,022 Views 5 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Clare Daly cleared of suspected drink driving
# Clare Daly
# Clare Daly

Clare Daly cleared of suspected drink driving

Feb 8th 2013, 12:05 PM 21,154 Views 283 Comments

The Independent TD said that she was 33 per cent below the allowable limit.

# clare-daly - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Supreme Court adjourns promissory note appeal as TDs seek to join case
# Promissory Notes
# Promissory Notes

Supreme Court adjourns promissory note appeal as TDs seek to join case

Feb 7th 2013, 1:33 PM 6,781 Views 44 Comments

David Hall says his case concerns issues wider than that of the €3.06 billion payment due in March that now appears unlikely following the liquidation of IBRC overnight.

# clare-daly - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Shatter: 'Difficult not to throw up' listening to Ming on Gardaí
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

Shatter: 'Difficult not to throw up' listening to Ming on Gardaí

Feb 6th 2013, 4:32 PM 35,161 Views 126 Comments

The justice minister did little to hide his annoyance in the Dáil today when asked about the penalty points inquiry.

# clare-daly - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Feb 2nd 2013, 5:00 PM 7,399 Views 9 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Irish phrases that could confuses visitors for The Gathering, Clare Daly’s ‘house’ measure, and disoriented man could be member of government…

Top readers' comments of the week
# You Told Us
# You Told Us

Top readers' comments of the week

Feb 2nd 2013, 11:00 AM 6,767 Views 9 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most popular and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

# clare-daly - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Daly accepts "full responsibility for serious lack of judgement"
# Clare Daly
# Clare Daly

Daly accepts "full responsibility for serious lack of judgement"

Jan 30th 2013, 8:10 AM 13,858 Views 114 Comments

The TD was pulled over by gardaí on Monday night, and gave a blood sample to see what her blood alcohol level was.

# clare-daly - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

TD Clare Daly stopped by Gardaí over alleged drink driving
# Clare Daly
# Clare Daly

TD Clare Daly stopped by Gardaí over alleged drink driving

Jan 29th 2013, 7:25 PM 19,982 Views 238 Comments

The ULA deputy was arrested in Dublin last night, and said she had “been given a hot whiskey for a cold.”

# clare-daly - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Socialist Party withdraws from United Left Alliance
# Not So United
# Not So United

Socialist Party withdraws from United Left Alliance

Jan 26th 2013, 5:45 PM 13,814 Views 80 Comments

The party of Joe Higgins has pulled out of the ULA, meaning the group now only has three members in the Dáil.

# clare-daly - Friday 21 December, 2012

TDs call for public inquiry over quashed penalty points
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

TDs call for public inquiry over quashed penalty points

Dec 21st 2012, 11:41 AM 5,583 Views 60 Comments

They also revealed details of four incidents where drivers who had allegedly had penalty point offences quashed were later involved in fatal accidents.

# clare-daly - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

TD claims sports star and journalist had penalty points cancelled
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

TD claims sports star and journalist had penalty points cancelled

Dec 11th 2012, 6:54 PM 26,145 Views 0 Comments

People Before Profit TD Joan Collins has used parliamentary privilege to reveal the names of an Irish sports star and journalist who allegedly had penalty points struck-off their licence.

Shatter: Allegations on penalty points concern only 'small minority' of cases
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

Shatter: Allegations on penalty points concern only 'small minority' of cases

Dec 11th 2012, 3:01 PM 5,632 Views 48 Comments

The justice minister says fewer than 300 alleged driving offences are being questioned, out of a total of almost 1.5 million.

# clare-daly - Friday 7 December, 2012

Garda Commissioner: Investigation into penalty points cancellations will be 'rigorous'
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

Garda Commissioner: Investigation into penalty points cancellations will be 'rigorous'

Dec 7th 2012, 11:18 AM 11,206 Views 82 Comments

Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan said there was “no question” that a culture of non-enforcement of penalties was being tolerated by the Gardaí.

# clare-daly - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

ULA TDs name judge whose penalty points were allegedly terminated
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

ULA TDs name judge whose penalty points were allegedly terminated

Dec 4th 2012, 3:31 PM 16,861 Views 0 Comments

A garda and a sergeant have reportedly blown the whistle on the practice of penalty points on drivers’ licences being terminated inappropriately for some high-profile figures.

# clare-daly - Monday 3 December, 2012

Lisa McInerney: What's so terrible about abortion-on-demand?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Lisa McInerney: What's so terrible about abortion-on-demand?

Dec 3rd 2012, 7:00 AM 301 Views 206 Comments

It took this long for the State to really address medically-necessary termination – so how long is it going to take for it to address the wider complexity of

# clare-daly - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Absent TDs, rapper dollars and 'The Talk': The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Absent TDs, rapper dollars and 'The Talk': The week in numbers

Dec 1st 2012, 7:30 PM 6,378 Views 1 Comment

What percentage of 13-year-old turn to their dads for sex and relationship advice? How many eggs narrowly missed Taoiseach Enda Kenny?

Dáil will spend up to ten hours debating expert group report next week
# Abortion
# Abortion

Dáil will spend up to ten hours debating expert group report next week

Dec 1st 2012, 2:53 PM 3,411 Views 17 Comments

This week, Health Minister James Reilly called on TDs to participate in the planned debates to try to reach a party consensus on legislation for the X case.

# clare-daly - Friday 30 November, 2012

X Case judgement is 'flawed' and 'archaic' says Sinn Féin rebel Tóibín
# Abortion
# Abortion

X Case judgement is 'flawed' and 'archaic' says Sinn Féin rebel Tóibín

Nov 30th 2012, 11:40 AM 6,241 Views 67 Comments

Peadar Tóibín has defied the party whip on abortion this week and has criticised the Supreme Court ruling on the X case concerning abortion in Ireland.

# clare-daly - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Where were the 38 TDs who didn’t vote on the abortion bill?
# Abortion
# Abortion

Where were the 38 TDs who didn’t vote on the abortion bill?

Nov 29th 2012, 4:49 PM 17,147 Views 51 Comments

A TV interview, planting a tree, “official business” and committee work in Mozambique are among the reasons for some TDs not voting on last night’s abortion bill.

Paschal Donohoe's office graffitied after no vote
# No Vote
# No Vote

Paschal Donohoe's office graffitied after no vote

Nov 29th 2012, 4:18 PM 11,336 Views 85 Comments

The Fine Gael TD said he found it ironic that “the people who are making accusations of cowardice, carried out this act under the cover of night”.