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# dail motion

This year
# cash is king
Govt won't oppose Rural Independents' motion to protect access to cash
Finance Minister Michael McGrath made the proposal at Cabinet today.
Last year
# dail motion
Government wins Dáil confidence vote by margin of 85 to 66
The government motion was tabled in response to a no-confidence vote by Sinn Féin.
The Government was expected to survive the motion despite having lost its Dáil majority.
Taoiseach Micheál Martin accused Sinn Féin of cynical politics, populism and "whataboutery".
Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald said the Government is "out of touch, clearly out of ideas and now out of time".
Taoiseach confident government will defeat no-confidence vote tomorrow
# dail motion
Taoiseach confident government will defeat no-confidence vote tomorrow
Several independent TDs have said they will not support the Sinn Féin motion.
# dail motion
Suspended Green TD Hourigan undecided on Dáil no confidence vote
The government is one vote short of a Dáil majority so Hourigan’s vote could be key.