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#Coalition

# coalition - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Poll: Do you think the new government is doing a good job so far?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think the new government is doing a good job so far?

Jul 23rd 2020, 8:21 AM 69,481 Views 113 Comments

Have your say.

# coalition - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Éamon Ó Cuív and Saoirse McHugh say they won't back programme for government
# Coalition
# Coalition

Éamon Ó Cuív and Saoirse McHugh say they won't back programme for government

Jun 16th 2020, 11:18 AM 32,207 Views 135 Comments

Ó Cuív said he “seriously” fears for the future of Fianna Fáil.

# coalition - Monday 18 May, 2020

After weekend row, Varadkar, Martin and Ryan sat down for talks on government formation today
# Coalition
# Coalition

After weekend row, Varadkar, Martin and Ryan sat down for talks on government formation today

May 18th 2020, 3:05 PM 11,319 Views 73 Comments

Fine Gael accused some Fianna Fáil TDs of “damaging” the talks process at the weekend.

# coalition - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Green Party will enter coalition talks with Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil
# Government Formation
# Government Formation

Green Party will enter coalition talks with Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil

Updated May 3rd 2020, 8:14 PM 39,641 Views 277 Comments

The leaders of FG and FF have both welcomed this development.

# coalition - Saturday 2 May, 2020

'More urgency needed' to form government as two Covid-19 supports require legislation
# Government Talks
# Government Talks

'More urgency needed' to form government as two Covid-19 supports require legislation

Updated May 2nd 2020, 2:15 PM 23,087 Views 126 Comments

Leo Varadkar said that we could have a new government in June.

# coalition - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Green Party rules out FG/FF coalition, calls for national unity government to tackle coronavirus
# National Unity
# National Unity

Green Party rules out FG/FF coalition, calls for national unity government to tackle coronavirus

Mar 11th 2020, 5:21 PM 30,295 Views 128 Comments

The Green’s 12 TDs met today to discuss their options for building a coalition.

'We need a government': Covid-19 brings 'urgency' to FF-FG government talks
# Coalition
# Coalition

'We need a government': Covid-19 brings 'urgency' to FF-FG government talks

Mar 11th 2020, 9:02 AM 19,364 Views 172 Comments

Michael McGrath says ‘a government with authority, with a mandate’ is needed.

# coalition - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

'Discussion about the potential for a government of change': Mary Lou McDonald meets with Green Party and People Before Profit
# Coalition Talks
# Coalition Talks

'Discussion about the potential for a government of change': Mary Lou McDonald meets with Green Party and People Before Profit

Updated Feb 12th 2020, 2:00 PM 81,989 Views 165 Comments

She will meet with the Social Democrats tomorrow.

# coalition - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

FF finds itself between a rock and a hard place as all eyes turn to coalition talks
# Get In Formation
# Get In Formation

FF finds itself between a rock and a hard place as all eyes turn to coalition talks

Feb 11th 2020, 7:00 AM 45,990 Views 84 Comments

Martin does not have to consult the membership to enter talks with Sinn Féin.

# coalition - Monday 10 February, 2020

What are the coalition options for the next government, and what are the leaders' stances?
# Seat Projection
# Seat Projection

What are the coalition options for the next government, and what are the leaders' stances?

Feb 10th 2020, 9:31 AM 80,684 Views 114 Comments

For the first time ever, combined Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael seats may not make up a Dáil majority.

# coalition - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

'It's not a normal party': Leo Varadkar rules out post-election coalition with Sinn Féin
# No Talks
# No Talks

'It's not a normal party': Leo Varadkar rules out post-election coalition with Sinn Féin

Jan 21st 2020, 2:25 PM 32,786 Views 226 Comments

The taoiseach said that it was a ‘principled’ position.

# coalition - Friday 11 January, 2019

US-led coalition starts withdrawing from Syria amid fears about Isis rebuilding
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

US-led coalition starts withdrawing from Syria amid fears about Isis rebuilding

Jan 11th 2019, 10:57 AM 8,308 Views 32 Comments

Donald Trump announced plans to withdraw troops last month.

# coalition - Monday 15 October, 2018

Explainer: 13 million people are facing starvation in Yemen. Why?
# Humanitarian Disaster
# Humanitarian Disaster

Explainer: 13 million people are facing starvation in Yemen. Why?

Oct 15th 2018, 1:21 PM 14,266 Views 30 Comments

Six years of near-constant fighting in the Gulf state have brought the already-impoverished country to its knees.

# coalition - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

'It was not an appropriate comment to make': Minister slapped down for comments about coalition with Sinn Féin
# Slap On The Wrist
# Slap On The Wrist

'It was not an appropriate comment to make': Minister slapped down for comments about coalition with Sinn Féin

Apr 11th 2018, 7:15 PM 21,265 Views 73 Comments

Junior Minister Jim Daly said he has “no ideological objection” to Sinn Fein being in government with Fine Gael.

# coalition - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Germany's Social Democrats clear path for Merkel's fourth term
# Breakthrough
# Breakthrough

Germany's Social Democrats clear path for Merkel's fourth term

Mar 4th 2018, 10:22 AM 8,033 Views 50 Comments

Merkel has been leading Germany for 12 years.

# coalition - Monday 20 November, 2017

Angela Merkel looked a dead cert to lead Germany again but she's now fighting for her political life
# Bunde-snag
# Bunde-snag

Angela Merkel looked a dead cert to lead Germany again but she's now fighting for her political life

Nov 20th 2017, 5:31 PM 25,945 Views 91 Comments

“As chancellor… I will do everything to ensure that this country comes out well through this difficult time.”

# coalition - Friday 13 October, 2017

Chances of a Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil government just got a lot smaller
# Ff Ard Fheis
# Ff Ard Fheis

Chances of a Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil government just got a lot smaller

Oct 13th 2017, 10:05 PM 17,062 Views 70 Comments

TD Shane Cassells said people shouldn’t be fooled by Gerry Adams’ ‘cuddly’ tweets.

# coalition - Friday 15 September, 2017

Iceland's government collapses after PM's father vouches for paedophile
# On Thin Ice
# On Thin Ice

Iceland's government collapses after PM's father vouches for paedophile

Sep 15th 2017, 12:53 PM 43,958 Views 60 Comments

The convicted sex offender was applying for “restored honour”, or a legal clean slate.

# coalition - Monday 26 June, 2017

DUP signs £1 billion deal to prop up Theresa May's government
# United We Stand
# United We Stand

DUP signs £1 billion deal to prop up Theresa May's government

Jun 26th 2017, 5:10 PM 43,111 Views 93 Comments

Jeremy Corbyn has questioned where the money is coming from.

# coalition - Friday 21 April, 2017

Poll: Would you like to see Labour back in government?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you like to see Labour back in government?

Apr 21st 2017, 8:46 AM 37,505 Views 159 Comments

Is it time for a comeback?

# coalition - Saturday 28 January, 2017

'Incompatible like oil and water': Fine Gael rules out Sinn Féin coalition
# Not Happening
# Not Happening

'Incompatible like oil and water': Fine Gael rules out Sinn Féin coalition

Jan 28th 2017, 1:55 PM 10,664 Views 72 Comments

Enda Kenny came under fire this week after comments he made suggested he was opening the possibility of Fine Gael going into government with Sinn Féin.

Poll: Should Fine Gael consider going into power with Sinn Féin?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Fine Gael consider going into power with Sinn Féin?

Jan 28th 2017, 9:31 AM 18,176 Views 113 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny recently refused to rule out such a coalition.

# coalition - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Here's how fighter jets refuel while bombing ISIS
# Range Extenders
# Range Extenders

Here's how fighter jets refuel while bombing ISIS

Jan 1st 2017, 8:00 PM 20,576 Views 56 Comments

The ability to extend the flying range of the fighter jets is crucial.

# coalition - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Russian army says US-led coalition has killed 60 Syrian soldiers in air strikes
# Air Strike
# Air Strike

Russian army says US-led coalition has killed 60 Syrian soldiers in air strikes

Sep 17th 2016, 7:16 PM 10,324 Views 82 Comments

The air strikes took place on forces surrounded by IS militants, the army said.

# coalition - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Russia takes credit for killing "principal architect" of terrorist attacks against the West
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Russia takes credit for killing "principal architect" of terrorist attacks against the West

Aug 31st 2016, 2:58 PM 19,296 Views 57 Comments

Islamic State said that one of its main figures has been killed by a US airstrike.

# coalition - Sunday 3 July, 2016

All smiles, but Australia's in political limbo after voters punish government
# Coalition
# Coalition

All smiles, but Australia's in political limbo after voters punish government

Jul 3rd 2016, 12:19 PM 14,969 Views 14 Comments

There could be a hung parliament thanks to how citizens chose to vote.

# coalition - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Talks latest: Labour could go back into government with Fine Gael
# Day 50
# Day 50

Talks latest: Labour could go back into government with Fine Gael

Apr 16th 2016, 1:17 PM 21,301 Views 178 Comments

The party has said that it is one of three options being considered.

# coalition - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Poll: Do you think Fianna Fáil should take Fine Gael up on its offer of government?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think Fianna Fáil should take Fine Gael up on its offer of government?

Apr 7th 2016, 9:38 AM 36,018 Views 112 Comments

It’s now 41 days since the country voted in the 2016 general election.

# coalition - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

The Neverending Story: The big two are still trying to cobble together a government
# Endapendents
# Endapendents

The Neverending Story: The big two are still trying to cobble together a government

Mar 22nd 2016, 6:45 PM 27,586 Views 146 Comments

There has been a bit of movement from all parties in Leinster House this afternoon.

# coalition - Friday 4 March, 2016

The Independent Alliance had a "constructive" meeting with Enda
# The Dance Begins
# The Dance Begins

The Independent Alliance had a "constructive" meeting with Enda

Mar 4th 2016, 1:15 PM 31,407 Views 119 Comments

It comes ahead of the vote for Taoiseach next Thursday.

# coalition - Monday 29 February, 2016

Bertie says 'no chance in hell' government will be formed before Easter
# Weighing In
# Weighing In

Bertie says 'no chance in hell' government will be formed before Easter

Feb 29th 2016, 12:53 PM 20,108 Views 67 Comments

The former Fianna Fáil leader also reckons the party won’t do a deal with Fine Gael.

# coalition - Saturday 27 February, 2016

"We had to do a lot of unpopular things": Eamon Gilmore on Labour's election losses
# Election 2016
# Election 2016

"We had to do a lot of unpopular things": Eamon Gilmore on Labour's election losses

Feb 27th 2016, 3:13 PM 11,632 Views 82 Comments

The party will suffer a number of losses today.

# coalition - Monday 22 February, 2016

'Mea culpa and I’m sorry about that': Enda finally apologises for THAT 'whingers' remark
# Just Fianna Fáil
# Just Fianna Fáil

'Mea culpa and I’m sorry about that': Enda finally apologises for THAT 'whingers' remark

Feb 22nd 2016, 7:00 PM 56,818 Views 250 Comments

Opposition politicians have heavily criticised the Taoiseach for remarks in Castlebar on Saturday.

# coalition - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Fine Gael picks up support while Sinn Féin drops
# Up And Down
# Up And Down

Fine Gael picks up support while Sinn Féin drops

Feb 6th 2016, 6:17 PM 22,631 Views 169 Comments

The latest opinion poll also puts Sinn Féin and Fianna Fail on equal support.

# coalition - Friday 5 February, 2016

This is what a Renua government could look like
# Red Lines
# Red Lines

This is what a Renua government could look like

Feb 5th 2016, 3:46 PM 18,698 Views 76 Comments

The party has listed some of the principles on which it will not compromise.

# coalition - Saturday 16 January, 2016

'Coalitionology' is the new buzzword in Irish politics right now
# Ard Fheis
# Ard Fheis

'Coalitionology' is the new buzzword in Irish politics right now

Jan 16th 2016, 1:15 PM 8,770 Views 59 Comments

At the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis, Micheál Martin says there has been an attempt to frame the election around polls.

# coalition - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Sinn Féin seems to be fluttering its eyelashes at Fianna Fáil again
# Coalition Of The Unwilling
# Coalition Of The Unwilling

Sinn Féin seems to be fluttering its eyelashes at Fianna Fáil again

Jan 9th 2016, 5:00 PM 21,084 Views 172 Comments

Is a post-election deal between the two parties on the cards?

# coalition - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Poll: Is it time the 'women's place is in the home' wording was removed from the constitution?
# No Place In The Home
# No Place In The Home

Poll: Is it time the 'women's place is in the home' wording was removed from the constitution?

Jan 2nd 2016, 7:30 PM 30,538 Views 109 Comments

Labour have made a pre-election commitment to remove said wording from the Constitution should they be re-elected.

# coalition - Monday 21 December, 2015

'Completely delusional': Joan Burton slammed over Fine Gael-only warning
# Balance To The Force
# Balance To The Force

'Completely delusional': Joan Burton slammed over Fine Gael-only warning

Dec 21st 2015, 1:00 PM 20,324 Views 119 Comments

The Tánaiste thinks Labour brings balance to Fine Gael’s approach – Sinn Féin disagrees.

# coalition - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Poll: Would you support a coalition between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you support a coalition between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil?

Nov 19th 2015, 9:52 AM 26,160 Views 145 Comments

The age-old question…

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