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# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

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Irish politics divided into problem solvers and problem exploiters, says Taoiseach
Micheál Martin was addressing the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis in the RDS in Dublin, where the party’s identity was central to discussions.
FF Ard Fheis rejects motion to abolish the USC, minister says new 30% tax rate under review
The event takes place in the RDS in Dublin today with Taoiseach Micheál Martin due to give his speech at 6.30pm.
Taoiseach defends Govt housing policy, says O'Brien will remain in role after Cabinet reshuffle
The Government is not happy with the record high homelessness figures, Micheál Martin says.
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Micheál Martin calls out Fine Gael as an 'out-of-touch and arrogant government'
Speaking at the party’s Ard Fheis, he said Fine Gael “simply don’t understand the pressures which people are facing every day.
Martin says refusing Fianna Fáil TD communion at mass was a 'very unchristian thing to do'
It was reported last month that Robert Troy was recently refused communion at a mass due to his position on abortion.
Micheál Martin to face questions from grassroots about keeping FG in government until 2020
The party is holding its Ard Fheis at Citywest today.
'The banks took their money, turned their lives upside down, and shattered their dreams'
Fianna Fáil’s Michael McGrath said the Central Bank will be grilled on the tracker mortgage scandal next week.
One of the first things Martin would do as Taoiseach: Dismantle Leo's strategic comms unit
Micheál Martin used his opening speech at the Ard Fheis to take a pop at the Taoiseach.
'We can't risk another five years of Fine Gael and its cheerleaders'
Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has made his keynote speech at his party’s Ard Fheis.
Here's how Micheál Martin justifies his €30k salary top-up
The Irish Independent says this places his salary at €117,258.
Why was Richie Kavanagh pressing the flesh at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis?
He’s out on the campaign trail.
'Coalitionology' is the new buzzword in Irish politics right now
At the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis, Micheál Martin says there has been an attempt to frame the election around polls.
8 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
As expected, there’s been new policies … and more in-fighting.
Micheál Martin: Enda thinks fist-pumps solve problems ... but Gerry is even worse
In a popular move, the Fianna Fáil leader also wants to abolish Irish Water.
'It took me 65-and-a-bit years to summon up the courage to talk about being gay'
Pat Carey said he’d like to get married, but might have left it too late.
'People who restrict the freedom of movement of others are fascists'
Micheál Martin has some strong words for protesters.
A Fianna Fáil candidate has staunchly defended the infamous Galway Tent
Gerry O’Connor said Fianna Fáil’s association with the building industry has been “demonised by those who believe they know ‘where it all went wrong’”
Micheál Martin has a pop at Leo, who is having none of it
The Fianna Fáil leader said UHI could cost families €6,000 a year.
Can Fianna Fáil stop the in-fighting and bounce back?
Analysis: Is the Celtic Tiger party ready to return to power?
Here are 9 things we learned at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
Thousands of delegates, hundreds of motions, but what did we learn at the two-day gathering in Killarney. reveals all…
'It doesn't have to be like this': Micheál Martin outlines the Fianna Fáil alternative
The Fianna Fáil leader has delivered a keynote speech to delegates at the party’s Ard Fheis in Dublin tonight, criticising the government’s policies towards the elderly and said the party will oppose universal health insurance.
Call for government to be allowed shut down social media sites rejected by Fianna Fáil
A motion that called for the government to be given the right to shut down a social media site if it leads to the death of a citizen was defeated by delegates on day two of the party’s Ard Fheis in Killarney.
'Hogan has some nerve, I don't take any lectures from him': Martin hits back in gerrymander row
The Fianna Fáil leader is engaged in a war of words with the Environment Minister over the redrawing of the local election boundaries.
Phil Hogan accused of a ‘good old-fashioned gerrymander’
No surprise that the Environment Minister isn’t popular at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis which is under way in Killarney this evening.
Micheál Martin thinks Alan Shatter seems to have a huge problem saying: 'I got it wrong'
The Fianna Fáil leader has said that the Taoiseach is trying to shut down the controversy surrounding remarks made by the Garda Commissioner about two whistleblowers.
Shutting down social media and 11 other motions at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
Delegates at the party’s 75th annual Ard Fheis will vote on everything from disability quotas in politics to legalising marijuana.
Micheál Martin gives Taoiseach an E- grade on jobs
The Fianna Fáil leader was speaking as the party’s Ard Fheis got under way at the RDS in Dublin this evening.
Column: More female voices are needed in Irish politics to tackle societal imbalances
Only when a large enough proportion of elected representatives are female will the challenges, interests and life experiences applicable to women properly gain a voice in Ireland, writes Fianna Fail Ard Fheis candidate Laura Reid.
Fianna Fáil to debate its pro-life stance as Ard Fheis gets under way
The party is to debate motions which include reforming the way a party leader is elected and the circumstances under which it would go into coalition government.
Micheál Martin: I'm not a 'caretaker leader'
The Fianna Fáil leader acknowledged that he may never become Taoiseach, but said he is committed to leading the party through essential changes.