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#Dáil scenes

# dail-scenes - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

For perhaps the last time, Peter Mathews was sent packing from the Dáil today
# Say Hello Wave Goodbye
# Say Hello Wave Goodbye

For perhaps the last time, Peter Mathews was sent packing from the Dáil today

Jan 26th 2016, 9:00 PM 27,161 Views 40 Comments

The independent TD was given his marching orders from the Dáil yet again today.

# dail-scenes - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

'Zero, zilch, nothing': Enda's withering smackdown got the Dáil all rowdy
# Call It Already Enda
# Call It Already Enda

'Zero, zilch, nothing': Enda's withering smackdown got the Dáil all rowdy

Jan 20th 2016, 3:28 PM 31,205 Views 171 Comments

When’s the election again?

# dail-scenes - Thursday 17 December, 2015

WATCH: Huge Dáil shouting match on TDs' last day before Christmas
# Barroom Brawl
# Barroom Brawl

WATCH: Huge Dáil shouting match on TDs' last day before Christmas

Dec 17th 2015, 1:10 PM 16,224 Views 57 Comments

Thank god they’re going away for a few weeks.

# dail-scenes - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Government kicks out one of its own TDs after blazing Dáil row
# Suspension
# Suspension

Government kicks out one of its own TDs after blazing Dáil row

Dec 16th 2015, 12:58 PM 24,694 Views 49 Comments

Michael McNamara was suspended from the house just before lunchtime.

# dail-scenes - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Instead of being kicked out, Peter Mathews was just completely ignored in the Dáil today
# Silenced
# Silenced

Instead of being kicked out, Peter Mathews was just completely ignored in the Dáil today

Dec 9th 2015, 3:37 PM 29,138 Views 51 Comments

The independent TD’s spat with the Ceann Comhairle rumbles on.

# dail-scenes - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Watch TDs have a huge row about having nothing to talk about
# Week's Over
# Week's Over

Watch TDs have a huge row about having nothing to talk about

Dec 3rd 2015, 1:46 PM 20,275 Views 90 Comments

The Dáil is wrapping up early today and the opposition aren’t happy.

# dail-scenes - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

'A cute hoor form of politics': Enda and Micheál had some strong words in the Dáil earlier
# Tense
# Tense

'A cute hoor form of politics': Enda and Micheál had some strong words in the Dáil earlier

Dec 1st 2015, 7:31 PM 14,077 Views 55 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader isn’t happy about the Taoiseach’s apparent reluctance to do a one-on-one TV debate.

# dail-scenes - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Peter Mathews has just been kicked out of the Dáil again
# Taking A Walk
# Taking A Walk

Peter Mathews has just been kicked out of the Dáil again

Nov 25th 2015, 1:36 PM 22,093 Views 36 Comments

The independent TD was ordered out of the Dáil for the second time in two weeks this afternoon.

# dail-scenes - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

'F***ing desperate': Fianna Fáil TD drops an f-bomb in the Dáil
# Most Unparliamentary
# Most Unparliamentary

'F***ing desperate': Fianna Fáil TD drops an f-bomb in the Dáil

Nov 18th 2015, 5:10 PM 23,910 Views 27 Comments

Robert Troy used some most unparliamentary language in the Dáil this morning.

# dail-scenes - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Sinn Féin TD calls Micheál Martin the 'prime gurrier' of Leinster House
# Tense Scenes
# Tense Scenes

Sinn Féin TD calls Micheál Martin the 'prime gurrier' of Leinster House

Oct 21st 2015, 3:50 PM 25,460 Views 168 Comments

The status of the Provisional IRA was the subject of a tense and fraught debate in the Dáil earlier.

# dail-scenes - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

On their first day back TDs had a row and Enda opened a newsroom
# Have You Missed Them?
# Have You Missed Them?

On their first day back TDs had a row and Enda opened a newsroom

Sep 22nd 2015, 8:50 PM 20,094 Views 47 Comments

A long and eventful day in Leinster House.

# dail-scenes - Thursday 16 July, 2015

This clip of TDs shouting and roaring will make you glad they've gone on holidays
# Dáil Over
# Dáil Over

This clip of TDs shouting and roaring will make you glad they've gone on holidays

Jul 16th 2015, 9:15 PM 14,605 Views 38 Comments

The Dáil has risen until 22 September. Thank God, says you…

# dail-scenes - Friday 3 July, 2015

Garda Commissioner expresses concern for female garda knocked unconscious at Dáil protest
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Garda Commissioner expresses concern for female garda knocked unconscious at Dáil protest

Jul 3rd 2015, 10:15 PM 34,172 Views 112 Comments

Nóirín O’Sullivan met with politicians at Leinster House today.

# dail-scenes - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Joan Burton compared to Margaret Thatcher (again)
# Dáil Scenes
# Dáil Scenes

Joan Burton compared to Margaret Thatcher (again)

Jul 2nd 2015, 1:21 PM 12,925 Views 140 Comments

But the lady is not for turning on the cut to the one-parent family payment.

# dail-scenes - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

'I'm not entirely ignorant': Gerry Adams had another run-in with the Ceann Comhairle earlier
# Dáil Scenes
# Dáil Scenes

'I'm not entirely ignorant': Gerry Adams had another run-in with the Ceann Comhairle earlier

Jun 24th 2015, 10:00 PM 21,077 Views 81 Comments

“I wish you wouldn’t interrupt my flow.”

# dail-scenes - Thursday 11 June, 2015

'You're usually a bit more pleasant': Joan and Mary Lou clashed AGAIN today
# Dáil Scenes
# Dáil Scenes

'You're usually a bit more pleasant': Joan and Mary Lou clashed AGAIN today

Jun 11th 2015, 3:00 PM 19,092 Views 71 Comments

A brief but telling exchange during the Order of Business this afternoon.

# dail-scenes - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

'A stage-managed charade': TDs are VERY unhappy about the Aer Lingus sale
# Aer Lingus
# Aer Lingus

'A stage-managed charade': TDs are VERY unhappy about the Aer Lingus sale

May 27th 2015, 10:59 PM 23,155 Views 149 Comments

The Aer Lingus sale is coming in for heavy criticism in the Dáil today.

# dail-scenes - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Why is this TD always shouting and roaring in the Dáil?
# Loud Noises
# Loud Noises

Why is this TD always shouting and roaring in the Dáil?

Apr 21st 2015, 12:00 PM 17,632 Views 76 Comments

Richard Boyd Barrett turns up the volume whenever he takes to his feet in the chamber.

# dail-scenes - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

'The Taoiseach will go down in history as one of our finest taoisigh' - TDs back Enda 86 to 55
# Winning
# Winning

'The Taoiseach will go down in history as one of our finest taoisigh' - TDs back Enda 86 to 55

Dec 9th 2014, 6:13 PM 25,790 Views 191 Comments

Earlier, Kenny said he is not perfect and ruled out an election in 2015.

# dail-scenes - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Mary Lou: I'm on the bold step in the naughty corner
# Goodbye Mary Lou
# Goodbye Mary Lou

Mary Lou: I'm on the bold step in the naughty corner

Nov 18th 2014, 3:15 PM 65,739 Views 212 Comments

The Sinn Féin deputy leader is suspended from the Dáil today.

# dail-scenes - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Mick Wallace is wearing an Italy soccer jersey in the Dáil this morning
# Forza Italia
# Forza Italia

Mick Wallace is wearing an Italy soccer jersey in the Dáil this morning

Nov 13th 2014, 10:05 AM 27,701 Views 131 Comments

The Wexford TD has donned the Azzurri’s colours for questions to the Defence Minister.

# dail-scenes - Thursday 18 September, 2014

'I'm gonna switch off the microphones': Ceann Comhairle threatens rowdy TDs
# Seanie Says Relax
# Seanie Says Relax

'I'm gonna switch off the microphones': Ceann Comhairle threatens rowdy TDs

Sep 18th 2014, 12:31 PM 9,056 Views 19 Comments

The Dáil is barely back and already TDs are being very naughty.

# dail-scenes - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Snapshot: Mick Wallace wore the latest Torino soccer jersey in the Dáil this morning
# Calcio
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# Calcio

Snapshot: Mick Wallace wore the latest Torino soccer jersey in the Dáil this morning

Jan 30th 2014, 4:59 PM 31,224 Views 172 Comments

Maybe Enda will wear a Mayo shirt some day….

# dail-scenes - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Watch: Ming Flanagan challenges Minister to drink glass of 'glorified piss' (water)
# Ming's Challenge
# Ming's Challenge

Watch: Ming Flanagan challenges Minister to drink glass of 'glorified piss' (water)

Dec 19th 2013, 12:12 PM 57,875 Views 384 Comments

The independent TD could be in trouble with Dáil authorities after an outburst in the chamber this morning.

# dail-scenes - Thursday 21 November, 2013

'This is wonderful': 'Rattled' Gilmore slams 'hard-necked hypocrisy' of Fianna Fáil
# State Assets
# State Assets

'This is wonderful': 'Rattled' Gilmore slams 'hard-necked hypocrisy' of Fianna Fáil

Nov 21st 2013, 1:41 PM 11,144 Views 86 Comments

The Tánaiste gleefully engaged in one of the government’s favourite pasttimes at Leaders’ Questions this morning: Having a go at Fianna Fáil.

# dail-scenes - Thursday 10 October, 2013

"He's a fine deputy!": Row over Labour's belated expulsion of Keaveney from committee
# Dáil Scenes
# Dáil Scenes

"He's a fine deputy!": Row over Labour's belated expulsion of Keaveney from committee

Oct 10th 2013, 4:05 PM 6,697 Views 23 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Billy Kelleher stuck-up for former Labour chairman Colm Keaveney in the Dáil this morning.

# dail-scenes - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Videos: Stormy PAC meeting sees TD storm out and members told to 'chillax'
# Stormy Scenes
# Stormy Scenes

Videos: Stormy PAC meeting sees TD storm out and members told to 'chillax'

Oct 10th 2012, 10:11 AM 4,241 Views 31 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Seán Fleming walked out of a meeting of the Public Accounts Committee with HSE chiefs as Simon Harris later told people to ‘chillax’.