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#Dáil Bar

# dail-bar - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Sinn Féin says Dáil bar opening hours referred to Oireachtas committee
# Dáil Bar
# Dáil Bar

Sinn Féin says Dáil bar opening hours referred to Oireachtas committee

Jul 25th 2013, 9:16 PM 6,583 Views 35 Comments

The recent late-night sitting of the Dáil to discuss the abortion bill and the infamous lapgate incident has reignited debate about the appropriateness of bar opening hours in Leinster House.

# dail-bar - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Government TD: The Dáil bar should not be serving alcohol at 5am
# Dáil Bar
# Dáil Bar

Government TD: The Dáil bar should not be serving alcohol at 5am

Jul 14th 2013, 5:20 PM 9,683 Views 55 Comments

Meanwhile, the Dáil Ceann Comhairle has told a Sunday newspaper that the bar should remain open all night, comparing TDs presence there to being like sitting in their front rooms.

# dail-bar - Saturday 13 July, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Jul 13th 2013, 8:00 PM 11,139 Views 2 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the Killarney explosion, Belfast riots and Dáil bar drinking,

Gerry Adams wants to restrict the sale of alcohol in the Dáil bar
# Dáil Bar
# Dáil Bar

Gerry Adams wants to restrict the sale of alcohol in the Dáil bar

Jul 13th 2013, 7:40 PM 14,868 Views 166 Comments

The Sinn Féin president has said his party intends to ensure the bar closes at the same time as every other establishment amid continuing controversy over TDs drinking during Dáil business.

Some TDs drank during abortion debate... and 'one or two were a bit wobbly'
# Revealed
# Revealed

Some TDs drank during abortion debate... and 'one or two were a bit wobbly'

Jul 13th 2013, 7:15 AM 21,900 Views 112 Comments

TDs have denied there was a “mad drunken session” as the Dáil debated the abortion bill on Wednesday and Thursday but questions have arisen out of the lapgate incident and the Dáil bar being open until 5am.

# dail-bar - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Dáil bar racked up over €145,000 in profits last year
# Pints
# Pints

Dáil bar racked up over €145,000 in profits last year

Jun 15th 2013, 11:35 AM 9,475 Views 42 Comments

The restaurant and bar combined made total sales of over one million euro in 2012.

# dail-bar - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Gerry Adams: There were some TDs intoxicated on night of promissory note debate
# Prom Night
# Prom Night

Gerry Adams: There were some TDs intoxicated on night of promissory note debate

Mar 2nd 2013, 8:00 AM 14,853 Views 165 Comments

The Sinn Fein president told TheJournal.ie this week that while the “vast majority of TDs probably don’t take a sup at all” there were some who were drunk during the debate on legislation to liquidate IBRC.

# dail-bar - Monday 27 August, 2012

Bar and restaurant tabs could be deducted from politicians' wages
# Cough Up
# Cough Up

Bar and restaurant tabs could be deducted from politicians' wages

Aug 27th 2012, 10:56 AM 8,264 Views 69 Comments

It has been suggested that outstanding bills be automatically deducted from TDs’ and senators’ wages if left unpaid after three months.

# dail-bar - Saturday 10 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Sep 10th 2011, 7:55 PM 2,077 Views 9 Comments

All of the day’s main news, plus the little bits and pieces you may have missed…

Hard times: Sales in Dáil bars fell during 2009
# High Life
# High Life

Hard times: Sales in Dáil bars fell during 2009

Sep 10th 2011, 2:26 PM 1,222 Views 13 Comments

Just as the economy began to bite, sales in the Dáil bar fell by just under 10 per cent. Not much Bass sold either…

# dail-bar - Friday 9 September, 2011

# dail-bar - Monday 1 August, 2011

TDs may have to use pre-paid charge cards in Dáil bar
# Dáil Bar
# Dáil Bar

TDs may have to use pre-paid charge cards in Dáil bar

Aug 1st 2011, 3:56 PM 823 Views 16 Comments

It was recently revealed that a tab of almost €70,000 had been run up between the Dáil bar and restaurants.

# dail-bar - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Oireachtas insists: public won't foot the bill for Dáil bar tabs
# Thirsty Work
# Thirsty Work

Oireachtas insists: public won't foot the bill for Dáil bar tabs

Jul 19th 2011, 10:06 AM 782 Views 10 Comments

Although members have unpaid bills for food and drink in Leinster House, the Oireachtas says all will be repaid.

# dail-bar - Sunday 13 March, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Mar 13th 2011, 7:57 PM 2,407 Views 3 Comments

24 more hours pass on Planet Earth – here’s what’s been going on, and some other bits you might have missed.