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#Eamon Gilmore

# eamon-gilmore - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Joan Burton has a lot to say about Enda Kenny's 'cop-out' on abortion
# Sunday Interview
# Sunday Interview

Joan Burton has a lot to say about Enda Kenny's 'cop-out' on abortion

Jun 12th 2016, 8:00 AM 14,944 Views 81 Comments

The former Tánaiste talks abortion, rent supplement and why women have to be tough to be in Irish politics.

# eamon-gilmore - 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 11,634 Views 82 Comments

The party will suffer a number of losses today.

# eamon-gilmore - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Eamon Gilmore named one of the Leading Global Thinkers of 2015

Eamon Gilmore named one of the Leading Global Thinkers of 2015

Dec 1st 2015, 9:27 PM 12,124 Views 96 Comments

That’s according to Foreign Policy magazine – and it’s thanks to his work on the marriage referendum.

# eamon-gilmore - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Eamon Gilmore reveals the government nearly collapsed THREE times
# Pulling Out
# Pulling Out

Eamon Gilmore reveals the government nearly collapsed THREE times

Nov 17th 2015, 8:02 PM 16,785 Views 90 Comments

The former tánaiste was formally launching his book in Dublin this evening.

# eamon-gilmore - Saturday 7 November, 2015

'I exploded': 5 fascinating stories from Eamon Gilmore's new book
# Inside The Room
# Inside The Room

'I exploded': 5 fascinating stories from Eamon Gilmore's new book

Nov 7th 2015, 8:00 AM 16,931 Views 52 Comments

The stuff you haven’t already read about.

# eamon-gilmore - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Joan Burton has spoken about having Eamon Gilmore 'shot at dawn'
# Et Tu Joanie?
# Et Tu Joanie?

Joan Burton has spoken about having Eamon Gilmore 'shot at dawn'

Nov 3rd 2015, 10:30 AM 15,055 Views 61 Comments

Gilmore has suggested he was thrown to the wolves by his former deputy upon stepping down as Labour leader in July 2014.

# eamon-gilmore - Monday 2 November, 2015

Eamon Gilmore admits he didn't pay attention to the cuts in THAT ad
# Every Little Hurts
# Every Little Hurts

Eamon Gilmore admits he didn't pay attention to the cuts in THAT ad

Nov 2nd 2015, 5:11 PM 28,099 Views 59 Comments

In his new book, the former tánaiste says he paid a high price for the infamous ‘Every Little Hurts’ ad.

# eamon-gilmore - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Reprinting the punt and pulling out of government: A look inside Eamon Gilmore's new book
# Inside The Room
# Inside The Room

Reprinting the punt and pulling out of government: A look inside Eamon Gilmore's new book

Nov 1st 2015, 12:34 PM 17,912 Views 89 Comments

Here’s some of what the former Tánaiste has revealed.

# eamon-gilmore - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Eamon Gilmore has been given a job helping the peace process in Colombia
# Gilmore For Presidente
# Gilmore For Presidente

Eamon Gilmore has been given a job helping the peace process in Colombia

Oct 1st 2015, 7:27 PM 13,102 Views 102 Comments

Gilmore was first elected as a TD in 1989.

# eamon-gilmore - Friday 10 July, 2015

Here are all the Labour TDs stepping down at the next election (so far)
# Gonezo
# Gonezo

Here are all the Labour TDs stepping down at the next election (so far)

Jul 10th 2015, 8:06 PM 17,830 Views 80 Comments

Will there be any more?

# eamon-gilmore - Monday 6 July, 2015

Pat Rabbitte will NOT be contesting the next general election
# Not Running
# Not Running

Pat Rabbitte will NOT be contesting the next general election

Jul 6th 2015, 11:59 PM 14,280 Views 129 Comments

The former Labour leader and minister could not be drawn on the issue recently.

# eamon-gilmore - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Eamon Gilmore: I wanted to finish the game, but I was carrying a lot of injuries
# Retirement
# Retirement

Eamon Gilmore: I wanted to finish the game, but I was carrying a lot of injuries

Jun 3rd 2015, 11:29 AM 10,329 Views 45 Comments

The former tánaiste is retiring as a TD at the next election.

Pat Rabbitte can't make his mind up
# Pat Question
# Pat Question

Pat Rabbitte can't make his mind up

Jun 3rd 2015, 11:15 AM 9,518 Views 62 Comments

Will he stay or will he go? (He doesn’t know).

# eamon-gilmore - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Gone: Eamon Gilmore is leaving the Dáil
# Outta Here
# Outta Here

Gone: Eamon Gilmore is leaving the Dáil

Jun 2nd 2015, 6:50 PM 28,312 Views 161 Comments

The former Labour leader has said he will not be seeking a nomination as a candidate in Dún Laoghaire for the next general election.

# eamon-gilmore - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Same-sex marriage debate heats up amid growing fears of No vote
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Same-sex marriage debate heats up amid growing fears of No vote

May 12th 2015, 11:59 AM 30,423 Views 325 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# eamon-gilmore - Monday 11 May, 2015

Eamon Gilmore: Same-sex marriage has no implications for children
# Referendum
# Referendum

Eamon Gilmore: Same-sex marriage has no implications for children

May 11th 2015, 9:31 AM 14,197 Views 390 Comments

The former Tánaiste also shares his thoughts on Nigel Farage.

# eamon-gilmore - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Brendan Howlin: There are "really weird people" who attack others online
# Comedy Duo
# Comedy Duo

Brendan Howlin: There are "really weird people" who attack others online

May 9th 2015, 9:30 AM 11,839 Views 88 Comments

The minister also tells us how he feels about being compared to one half of Morecambe and Wise.

# eamon-gilmore - Sunday 22 March, 2015

The Irish fight for human rights in Colombia
# Opinion
# Opinion

The Irish fight for human rights in Colombia

Mar 22nd 2015, 12:00 PM 65 Views 9 Comments

Colombia has over 5,000 political prisoners, many of them jailed on sweeping charges of “rebellion”.

# eamon-gilmore - Sunday 15 March, 2015

REVEALED: How Labour considered water charges, meters and an ‘ESB for water’… five years ago
# Memo
# Memo

REVEALED: How Labour considered water charges, meters and an ‘ESB for water’… five years ago

Mar 15th 2015, 4:30 PM 41,985 Views 135 Comments

Labour was vehemently opposed to water charges in opposition, but we’ve seen a document which shows how senior party figures considered water charges in 2010.

# eamon-gilmore - Friday 2 January, 2015

Remember when Ming asked for an aircraft carrier? He's told us why
# Shatter Says No
# Shatter Says No

Remember when Ming asked for an aircraft carrier? He's told us why

Jan 2nd 2015, 11:00 AM 24,390 Views 49 Comments

It was all about Ireland’s neutrality, you see.

# eamon-gilmore - Friday 26 December, 2014

11 politicians and one (ex) garda commissioner who defined the political year
# Review 2014
# Review 2014

11 politicians and one (ex) garda commissioner who defined the political year

Dec 26th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,794 Views 38 Comments

From Callinan to Kelly we look at the 12 individuals who shaped the political year that was.

# eamon-gilmore - Thursday 18 December, 2014

13 Labour TDs missed the Dáil vote on abortion last night
# Absent
# Absent

13 Labour TDs missed the Dáil vote on abortion last night

Dec 18th 2014, 2:05 PM 11,748 Views 51 Comments

A large number of Labour deputies missed the vote on a bill to hold a referendum on repealing the 8th Amendment.

# eamon-gilmore - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

We'll just leave this old picture of Eamon Gilmore in a polo neck right here
# Blast From The Past
# Blast From The Past

We'll just leave this old picture of Eamon Gilmore in a polo neck right here

Nov 25th 2014, 10:05 AM 10,220 Views 42 Comments

High fashion.

# eamon-gilmore - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Did Labour break its own rules to make this man one of its most senior officials?
# Questions Being Asked
# Questions Being Asked

Did Labour break its own rules to make this man one of its most senior officials?

Nov 9th 2014, 8:00 AM 13,532 Views 27 Comments

While there are no concerns about David Leach’s suitability for the role of general secretary it may not have been done in line with the Labour’s own constitution.

# eamon-gilmore - Sunday 2 November, 2014

'Things change': Labour TD defends her party's U-turn on water charges
# The Usual Suspects
# The Usual Suspects

'Things change': Labour TD defends her party's U-turn on water charges

Nov 2nd 2014, 7:45 AM 23,380 Views 265 Comments

Joanna Tuffy has criticised people who recently shared a statement she made against water charges in 2009.

# eamon-gilmore - Sunday 28 September, 2014

The death of a Galway man in Germany: His family's search for answers
# Matthew Fitzpatrick
# Matthew Fitzpatrick

The death of a Galway man in Germany: His family's search for answers

Sep 28th 2014, 5:00 PM 29,684 Views 0 Comments

Matthew Fitzpatrick died in “exceptionally suspicious circumstances.” So what has the government done to help re-open the case?

# eamon-gilmore - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Minister: There's a new optimism around Labour, people are prepared to listen to us again
# The High Table Interview
# The High Table Interview

Minister: There's a new optimism around Labour, people are prepared to listen to us again

Sep 18th 2014, 8:30 PM 4,176 Views 38 Comments

Super junior minister Ged Nash had plenty to say when he sat down with TheJournal.ie at our offices in Dublin this week…

# eamon-gilmore - Monday 15 September, 2014

Joan Burton: Vote Sinn Féin in and we might as well give the country back to the Troika
# Shinnernomics
# Shinnernomics

Joan Burton: Vote Sinn Féin in and we might as well give the country back to the Troika

Sep 15th 2014, 10:36 PM 21,466 Views 229 Comments

The Tánaiste has criticised Gerry Adams and his party this morning.

# eamon-gilmore - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Róisín Shortall thinks Eamon Gilmore was out of touch, in denial and should have quit sooner
# The High Table Interview
# The High Table Interview

Róisín Shortall thinks Eamon Gilmore was out of touch, in denial and should have quit sooner

Aug 21st 2014, 8:30 PM 6,602 Views 29 Comments

The former junior minister and Labour TD gave a wide-ranging interview to TheJournal.ie this week.

# eamon-gilmore - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Sinn Féin is just 1% behind Fine Gael in the latest opinion poll
# Millward Brown
# Millward Brown

Sinn Féin is just 1% behind Fine Gael in the latest opinion poll

Aug 3rd 2014, 10:07 AM 16,146 Views 172 Comments

And, we’re warning you now, the public were also asked about Garth Brooks in this Sunday Independent/Millward Brown survey.

# eamon-gilmore - Friday 11 July, 2014

'How often does the Labour Party roll over?' - FF say water and property taxes are now Labour's problem
# Labour's Way
# Labour's Way

'How often does the Labour Party roll over?' - FF say water and property taxes are now Labour's problem

Jul 11th 2014, 3:01 PM 9,402 Views 29 Comments

Micheal Martin says the new Tánaiste’s negotiations went badly.

Taoiseach thanks former ministers for service 'during difficult times'
# Reshuffle
# Reshuffle

Taoiseach thanks former ministers for service 'during difficult times'

Jul 11th 2014, 2:21 PM 5,089 Views 10 Comments

Announcing his new Cabinet today, Enda Kenny thanked outgoing ministers for their service to the Irish people.

# eamon-gilmore - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Opinion: A simple 'how to' guide for the new Minister for Foreign Affairs
# Northern Ieland
# Northern Ieland

Opinion: A simple 'how to' guide for the new Minister for Foreign Affairs

Jul 10th 2014, 1:16 PM 14 Views 27 Comments

Gilmore’s light touch approach to Northern Ireland was one of his biggest misjudgements as a minister. Here are the three things his successor should consider…

# eamon-gilmore - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Irish Government 'equally condemns' attacks from both Israel and Gaza
# Escalating Violence
# Escalating Violence

Irish Government 'equally condemns' attacks from both Israel and Gaza

Jul 9th 2014, 3:53 PM 6,971 Views 158 Comments

The death toll in Gaza after two days of Israeli air strikes has climbed to more than 40.

# eamon-gilmore - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

The Taoiseach thanked Eamon Gilmore for all his work during today's Cabinet meeting
# Cheers Eamo
# Cheers Eamo

The Taoiseach thanked Eamon Gilmore for all his work during today's Cabinet meeting

Jul 8th 2014, 5:15 PM 9,228 Views 22 Comments

But it didn’t get emotional, the Jobs Minister Richard Bruton insisted today.

# eamon-gilmore - Saturday 5 July, 2014

"Joan's Day": After months of doom and gloom Labour had something to smile about yesterday
# NEW LEADER
# NEW LEADER

"Joan's Day": After months of doom and gloom Labour had something to smile about yesterday

Jul 5th 2014, 7:30 AM 8,189 Views 31 Comments

The outcome was inevitable but the democratic process ensured Labour had its day in the sun in Dublin yesterday.

# eamon-gilmore - Friday 4 July, 2014

Joan Burton is the new leader of the Labour Party
# It's Joan
# It's Joan

Joan Burton is the new leader of the Labour Party

Jul 4th 2014, 10:45 PM 21,735 Views 121 Comments

Labour’s former leader-in-waiting is now officially in charge. She’s asking the Irish people to have trust in her, and in the party as a whole.

Here are 6 big challenges facing Joan Burton as the new Labour leader and Tánaiste
# Work To Be Done
# Work To Be Done

Here are 6 big challenges facing Joan Burton as the new Labour leader and Tánaiste

Jul 4th 2014, 8:30 PM 11,023 Views 57 Comments

She’s won the race to be leader but the hard work starts now for the new Tánaiste.

"We agreed to work closely together": Enda's businesslike statement on Joan's win
# Partners
# Partners

"We agreed to work closely together": Enda's businesslike statement on Joan's win

Jul 4th 2014, 5:10 PM 6,373 Views 19 Comments

The new Labour leader is expected to meet with the Taoiseach early next weeks for talks on a Cabinet reshuffle.

"That's entirely a matter for the new leader": Gilmore ducks questions on future plans
# Labour's Way
# Labour's Way

"That's entirely a matter for the new leader": Gilmore ducks questions on future plans

Jul 4th 2014, 4:50 PM 6,462 Views 11 Comments

Is Eamon off to Europe? He’s not saying much on the subject. It’s “Joan Burton’s day”.

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