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# independent-td - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Renua in talks with 'more than one' Independent TD about becoming leader of the party
# New Renua
# New Renua

Renua in talks with 'more than one' Independent TD about becoming leader of the party

Feb 22nd 2020, 12:05 AM 38,505 Views 57 Comments

The party said that it may also consider changing its name and branding as part of a wider review.

# independent-td - Monday 18 March, 2019

Clare TD Michael Harty: 'I took a different view from my rural colleagues on the drink driving laws'
# Independent TD
# Independent TD

Clare TD Michael Harty: 'I took a different view from my rural colleagues on the drink driving laws'

Mar 18th 2019, 8:00 AM 23,913 Views 12 Comments

“The day of just two will do is no longer acceptable,” Dr Michael Harty, chair of the Oireachtas Health Committee, told TheJournal.ie.

# independent-td - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Mick Wallace won't go to gardaí with Nama info... just yet
# Project Eagle
# Project Eagle

Mick Wallace won't go to gardaí with Nama info... just yet

Jul 5th 2015, 9:15 PM 26,224 Views 0 Comments

The Wexford TD is calling for an independent investigation into concerns surrounding Nama’s Northern Ireland property deal.

# independent-td - Monday 5 January, 2015

'Heads need to be knocked together' to lift two year boil water notice in Galway
# Williamstown
# Williamstown

'Heads need to be knocked together' to lift two year boil water notice in Galway

Jan 5th 2015, 3:45 PM 8,977 Views 16 Comments

Could temporary water treatment facilities be the solution?

# independent-td - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Shane Ross is the current favourite to lead a new political party
# Change
# Change

Shane Ross is the current favourite to lead a new political party

Nov 23rd 2014, 1:41 PM 20,640 Views 167 Comments

That’s according to a poll that the Independent TD commissioned himself.

# independent-td - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

TD: Indian-born doctors are being used as a 'band-aid' in Irish hospitals
# Health Service
# Health Service

TD: Indian-born doctors are being used as a 'band-aid' in Irish hospitals

Nov 13th 2013, 10:53 AM 11,448 Views 38 Comments

Waterford deputy John Halligan says many Indian doctors are likely to leave the country as they’re not being afforded the same rights as their Irish colleagues.

# independent-td - Monday 2 September, 2013

Independent TD to publish book of poetry later this month
# Poetic Parliamentarian
# Poetic Parliamentarian

Independent TD to publish book of poetry later this month

Sep 2nd 2013, 6:31 AM 3,437 Views 9 Comments

John Halligan said the poems will be based on his life in politics.

# independent-td - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Ming points controversy 'damages reputation of independents' - Joan Collins
# Dáil Technical Group
# Dáil Technical Group

Ming points controversy 'damages reputation of independents' - Joan Collins

Mar 16th 2013, 8:15 AM 7,771 Views 69 Comments

Joan Collins was one of four TDs, including Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan, who highlighted the issue of penalty points being quashed. She said revelations about ‘Ming’ will impact on the reputation of independent deputies.

# independent-td - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

TD claims sports star and journalist had penalty points cancelled
# Penalty Points
# Penalty Points

TD claims sports star and journalist had penalty points cancelled

Dec 11th 2012, 6:54 PM 26,124 Views 0 Comments

People Before Profit TD Joan Collins has used parliamentary privilege to reveal the names of an Irish sports star and journalist who allegedly had penalty points struck-off their licence.

# independent-td - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Clare Daly resigns from the Socialist Party
# Resignation
# Resignation

Clare Daly resigns from the Socialist Party

Sep 1st 2012, 12:20 PM 16,144 Views 211 Comments

The Dublin North TD tendered her resignation yesterday according to the party which said that she valued her political relationship with Mick Wallace more than her work with the party.

# independent-td - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Mick Wallace promises to donate half of salary to VAT repayment
# Mick Wallace
# Mick Wallace

Mick Wallace promises to donate half of salary to VAT repayment

Jun 14th 2012, 5:34 PM 7,859 Views 102 Comments

The Independent TD for Wexford delivered an apology in the Dáil this evening after it emerged a week ago that he had under-declared VAT his company owed.

# independent-td - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Mick Wallace properties now worth just €4million
# Italian Quarter
# Italian Quarter

Mick Wallace properties now worth just €4million

Feb 22nd 2012, 3:25 PM 6,661 Views 18 Comments

In 2004 assets including Dublin’s ‘Italian Quarter’ were valued at more than €11million by M&J Wallace.

# independent-td - Friday 5 November, 2010

Dear Santa, I'd like a bypass, a hospital, a selection box..
# Kingmaker
# Kingmaker

Dear Santa, I'd like a bypass, a hospital, a selection box..

Nov 5th 2010, 9:26 AM 1,393 Views 0 Comments

With the government increasingly reliant on his support to get the Budget through, Jackie Healy-Rae makes an early start on his Christmas wish list.