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# Executive Decisions

Last year
# Executive Decisions
Cabinet approves international surrogacy policy proposals with aim of giving 100s of families a 'route to recognition'
A busy Cabinet session also saw Housing Minister Darragh O’Brien bring draft laws to overhaul Ireland’s planning system.
All time
# Executive Decisions
Direct rule or not, Northern Ireland's budget will be passed in Westminster
It comes after the failure of the DUP and Sinn Féin to reach a deal.
# Executive Decisions
Can Sinn Féin and the DUP reach a deal in the North? We'll get an update today
A deep division has been exposed between the parties on the Irish language.
# looming deadline
Gerry Adams doesn't think power-sharing deal will be reached by Monday
Theresa May has called both Arlene Foster and Michelle O’Neill to outline her government’s desire to see a deal in the North.
# Northern Ireland
Deadline missed: No deal reached in Stormont talks
The power-sharing assembly has been vacant since January.
# Paper Talk
'Handshake of shame' - British papers react to £1 billion DUP-Tory deal
Talks on reforming a Northern Executive continue today.
Arlene Foster on power-sharing: 'It takes two to tango and we're ready to dance'
Varadkar met with delegations from the Sinn Fein and DUP at Government Buildings today.
# Executive Decisions
The HSE was €158 million over budget at the end of May
The executive will need more money before the end of the year.