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# gonezo - Friday 24 June, 2016

AS IT HAPPENED: The UK is out, the EU is in shock and Ireland counts the cost

David Cameron is gone and Nigel Farage is celebrating. It’s been a long day.

# gonezo - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Spin doctor John Drennan quits Renua after election failure

The former Sunday Independent journalist has confirmed he is no longer with the party.

# gonezo - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

One of Ireland's most colourful senators is retiring from politics

Fidelma Healy-Eames will not contest the forthcoming Seanad election.

# gonezo - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

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

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

# gonezo - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Just weeks out from the election, a Fine Gael TD has resigned from the Dáil

Brian Walsh had already decided not to contest the election following medical advice.

# gonezo - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Blow for the Social Democrats as councillor withdraws from election

Longford councillor Gerry Warnock cited “family and professional obligations” as the reason.

# gonezo - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

A fifth Renua candidate has stepped down after failing to disclose tax issues

Desmond J Hayes was to run for Lucinda Creighton’s party in Limerick City.

# gonezo - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Controversial Fine Gael TD Sean Conlan resigns from party

The Cavan-Monaghan deputy confirmed his departure today.

# gonezo - Friday 10 July, 2015

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

Will there be any more?

# gonezo - Monday 25 May, 2015

Averil Power said A LOT of harsh things about Fianna Fáil today

The independent senator launched a scathing attack on her now-former party today.

# gonezo - Thursday 9 April, 2015

'I don't take any pleasure in quitting Fianna Fáil, it was a big part of my life'

David McGuinness has spoken to about his decision to quit Fianna Fáil today.

'A party in denial': Fianna Fáil has just lost another councillor

Fingal councillor David McGuinness has quit the party after failing to be selected as its candidate for the general election.

# gonezo - Monday 30 March, 2015

That broken government jet has FINALLY been sold off

The Gulfstream IV had been out of action since last summer.

# gonezo - Friday 13 February, 2015

The Sinn Féin councillor who resigned and then backtracked has now resigned again

Jonathan Dowdall has quit as a Dublin city councillor.

# gonezo - Monday 24 November, 2014

The only Republican in Barack Obama's national security team is resigning

Chuck Hagel is stepping down as Defence Secretary.

# gonezo - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Caribbean coral reefs could vanish within 20 years because of humans

Overfishing, pollution and global warming have all contributed to killing off the coral reefs.

# gonezo - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Prime Minister of Ukraine has resigned

Mykola Azarov said he hoped his resignation would help to calm the two-month crisis in Ukraine.

# gonezo - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Bord Gais Energy to be sold in the next three months

The Government is hoping to bring in around €1 billion from the sale of the company.

# gonezo - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Gone: MEP Nessa Childers resigns from Labour

Childers had already resigned from the parliamentary party in April but is now going to run as an independent.

# gonezo - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Here's how many people have left the HSE over the past four years

Hint: it’s a lot.

# gonezo - Friday 5 April, 2013

"This government is hurting people" - Nessa Childers leaves Labour parliamentary party

“I entered politics to help people, and am now resigning from the parliamentary party because I no longer want to support a government that is actually hurting people.”

# gonezo - Thursday 1 December, 2011

Labour TD votes against renewing bank guarantee scheme

Tommy Broughan has been expelled from the Labour parliamentary party after he voted against extending the controversial bank guarantee scheme.