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

# gonezo - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Spin doctor John Drennan quits Renua after election failure
# Gonezo
# Gonezo

Spin doctor John Drennan quits Renua after election failure

Mar 29th 2016, 12:14 PM 29,464 Views 59 Comments

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
# Fidelma Healy-Eames

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

Mar 16th 2016, 6:17 PM 30,573 Views 98 Comments

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
# 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 27,158 Views 40 Comments

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
# Gonezo
# Gonezo

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

Jan 14th 2016, 5:06 PM 27,840 Views 36 Comments

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
# He's Out
# He's Out

Blow for the Social Democrats as councillor withdraws from election

Jan 13th 2016, 5:15 PM 16,296 Views 44 Comments

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
# Another One Bites The Dust
# Another One Bites The Dust

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

Jan 6th 2016, 5:25 PM 39,559 Views 88 Comments

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
# Gone
# Gone

Controversial Fine Gael TD Sean Conlan resigns from party

Nov 24th 2015, 11:03 PM 29,879 Views 116 Comments

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)
# Gonezo
# Gonezo

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

Jul 10th 2015, 8:06 PM 17,820 Views 80 Comments

Will there be any more?

# gonezo - Monday 25 May, 2015

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

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

May 25th 2015, 7:00 PM 23,837 Views 93 Comments

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'
# Going Solo
# Going Solo

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

Apr 9th 2015, 9:15 PM 20,366 Views 53 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 9th 2015, 12:45 PM 12,924 Views 43 Comments

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
# Gonezo
# Gonezo

That broken government jet has FINALLY been sold off

Mar 30th 2015, 8:45 PM 30,120 Views 112 Comments

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
# Final Decision
# Final Decision

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

Feb 13th 2015, 4:28 PM 26,606 Views 163 Comments

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
# Outta Here
# Outta Here

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

Nov 24th 2014, 4:35 PM 8,686 Views 14 Comments

Chuck Hagel is stepping down as Defence Secretary.

# gonezo - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Caribbean coral reefs could vanish within 20 years because of humans
# Gonezo
# Gonezo

Caribbean coral reefs could vanish within 20 years because of humans

Jul 2nd 2014, 8:54 AM 6,550 Views 59 Comments

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
# See Ya Later
# See Ya Later

Prime Minister of Ukraine has resigned

Jan 28th 2014, 8:53 AM 5,422 Views 34 Comments

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
# State Assets
# State Assets

Bord Gais Energy to be sold in the next three months

Sep 18th 2013, 9:20 PM 10,188 Views 98 Comments

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
# Resignation
# Resignation

Gone: MEP Nessa Childers resigns from Labour

Jul 24th 2013, 11:05 AM 8,563 Views 49 Comments

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
# Departures
# Departures

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

Jul 21st 2013, 8:00 AM 13,861 Views 37 Comments

Hint: it’s a lot.

# gonezo - Friday 5 April, 2013

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

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

Apr 5th 2013, 9:20 AM 15,762 Views 176 Comments

“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
# Tommy Broughan

Labour TD votes against renewing bank guarantee scheme

Dec 1st 2011, 11:57 AM 3,607 Views 50 Comments

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