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#Jack O'Connor

# jack-oconnor - Friday 25 April, 2014

Private and public service workers must not be 'pitted against each other' - Jack O'Connor
# SIPTU
# SIPTU

Private and public service workers must not be 'pitted against each other' - Jack O'Connor

Apr 25th 2014, 10:17 AM 7,864 Views 63 Comments

The SIPTU president said that consumer confidence had to be increased to aid economic recovery.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Jack O'Connor sees Kerry minors get off to a flier with 15-point win over Clare
# Power Of The Kingdom
From The42
# Power Of The Kingdom

Jack O'Connor sees Kerry minors get off to a flier with 15-point win over Clare

Apr 16th 2014, 7:52 PM 4,570 Views 3 Comments

The sides clashed in tonight’s Munster minor football opener in Ennis.

# jack-oconnor - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Jack O'Connor includes 7 PS Chorca Dhuibhne Hogan Cup winners in Kerry minor team
# Croker Champs
From The42
# Croker Champs

Jack O'Connor includes 7 PS Chorca Dhuibhne Hogan Cup winners in Kerry minor team

Apr 15th 2014, 4:00 PM 6,458 Views 0 Comments

Kerry face Clare on Wednesday night in Ennis.

# jack-oconnor - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Former Kerry boss Jack O'Connor's sons transfer to Kildare outfit Moorefield
# Making The Move
From The42
# Making The Move

Former Kerry boss Jack O'Connor's sons transfer to Kildare outfit Moorefield

Jan 28th 2014, 6:05 PM 7,425 Views 3 Comments

The pair have switched from South Kerry outfit St Michael’s-Foilmore.

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 4 January, 2014

SIPTU: 'Unity on the left could have prevented the bank guarantee'
# Jack O'Connor
# Jack O'Connor

SIPTU: 'Unity on the left could have prevented the bank guarantee'

Jan 4th 2014, 4:00 PM 7,237 Views 75 Comments

The General President of the union has also called for more unity on the left to build a ‘New Republic’.

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 30 November, 2013

8 things we've learned from the Labour Party's annual conference
# Labour Conference
# Labour Conference

8 things we've learned from the Labour Party's annual conference

Nov 30th 2013, 9:49 PM 15,429 Views 83 Comments

There is still business to be conducted on Sunday, but here’s what we’ve learned about the state of the Labour Party this weekend.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 1 November, 2013

ACC branch network should be used for a state investment bank - O'Connor
# Banking
# Banking

ACC branch network should be used for a state investment bank - O'Connor

Nov 1st 2013, 4:52 PM 4,559 Views 13 Comments

The SIPTU leader claims that the move would grow business and protect jobs.

# jack-oconnor - Thursday 31 October, 2013

SIPTU will sanction Dublin Bus strike if voted for by drivers
# Drivers
# Drivers

SIPTU will sanction Dublin Bus strike if voted for by drivers

Oct 31st 2013, 5:51 PM 5,564 Views 40 Comments

The workers are to be ballotted on strike action next Tuesday and Wednesday.

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 12 October, 2013

SIPTU boss "reluctant to predict numbers" ahead of pre-Budget march
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

SIPTU boss "reluctant to predict numbers" ahead of pre-Budget march

Oct 12th 2013, 8:15 AM 3,479 Views 30 Comments

The demo, calling for “an end to austerity and an end to cuts” takes place from 1pm this afternoon on Dublin’s O’Connell Street.

# jack-oconnor - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Quinn on Budget 2014: 'We want to minimise the suffering as quickly as we can'
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

Quinn on Budget 2014: 'We want to minimise the suffering as quickly as we can'

Oct 8th 2013, 8:22 AM 4,401 Views 36 Comments

Ahead of this morning’s Cabinet meeting, Education Minister Ruairí Quinn has been speaking to reporters.

# jack-oconnor - Monday 7 October, 2013

SIPTU President says Labour are "battling at the gates of hell"
# Labour Party
# Labour Party

SIPTU President says Labour are "battling at the gates of hell"

Oct 7th 2013, 8:35 PM 6,802 Views 66 Comments

Jack O’Connor said that the left must be united, accusing their parties of a “poverty of ambition”.

# jack-oconnor - Monday 30 September, 2013

Jack O'Connor back in charge of Kerry... as minor football boss
# New Job
From The42
# New Job

Jack O'Connor back in charge of Kerry... as minor football boss

Sep 30th 2013, 9:14 PM 3,442 Views 5 Comments

The former senior manager will take up his role for the 2014 season.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 2 August, 2013

SIPTU President claims austerity is leading to 'Americanisation of Europe'
# Austerity
# Austerity

SIPTU President claims austerity is leading to 'Americanisation of Europe'

Aug 2nd 2013, 7:03 PM 10,066 Views 153 Comments

Jack O’Connor tells the MacGill summer school that austerity is a “violence perpetrated against working people”.

# jack-oconnor - Sunday 12 May, 2013

SIPTU boss says temporary tax hikes to high earners could avoid public cuts
# Croke Park 2a
# Croke Park 2a

SIPTU boss says temporary tax hikes to high earners could avoid public cuts

May 12th 2013, 2:05 PM 8,812 Views 108 Comments

Jack O’Connor says he is becoming optimistic that there could yet be progress on a replacement to the Croke Park 2 deal.

# jack-oconnor - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

SIPTU president wants promissory note savings used to avoid public pay cuts
# Public Pay
# Public Pay

SIPTU president wants promissory note savings used to avoid public pay cuts

Apr 23rd 2013, 9:13 AM 5,492 Views 81 Comments

Jack O’Connor says using the €1 billion annual savings, and a higher tax rate on high earners, can avoid wide public strikes.

# jack-oconnor - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Ireland's largest union to decide on Croke Park II today
# Croke Park II
# Croke Park II

Ireland's largest union to decide on Croke Park II today

Mar 14th 2013, 8:29 AM 5,498 Views 54 Comments

SIPTU is to vote on whether it will urge its members to accept or reject the latest Croke Park agreement.

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

Mar 2nd 2013, 5:00 PM 3,941 Views 3 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: SIPTU president wins Oscar; hopes rise of a politicians’ strike; Pope quits over Croke Park II; Lift chaos leads to primary care centre.

# jack-oconnor - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Croke Park II: SIPTU national officers to take pay cuts
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

Croke Park II: SIPTU national officers to take pay cuts

Feb 26th 2013, 6:15 PM 12,109 Views 86 Comments

The cuts are in line with the Labour Relations Commission proposals that emerged from discussions on the Croke Park pay deal.

# jack-oconnor - Monday 25 February, 2013

Jack O'Connor back in management
# New Role
From The42
# New Role

Jack O'Connor back in management

Feb 25th 2013, 6:31 PM 3,060 Views 0 Comments

The former Kerry boss is set to be involved at club level for the 2013 season.

# jack-oconnor - Sunday 24 February, 2013

SIPTU: More than 'hot air and windy rhetoric' required for Croke Park agreement
# Croke Park Talks
# Croke Park Talks

SIPTU: More than 'hot air and windy rhetoric' required for Croke Park agreement

Feb 24th 2013, 1:21 PM 7,288 Views 85 Comments

In a strongly-worded statement, the trade union said that they were prepared to go to war with government.

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 8 December, 2012

SIPTU president urges Taoiseach to introduce pensions tax sooner
# Budget 2013
# Budget 2013

SIPTU president urges Taoiseach to introduce pensions tax sooner

Dec 8th 2012, 1:09 PM 5,307 Views 34 Comments

In a letter to Taoiseach Enda Kenny, Jack O’Connor says that introducing the 41 per cent rate on pensions over €60,000 sooner would obviate the need for certain cuts.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Families of Sackville Place bombings still seeking closure
# Justice
# Justice

Families of Sackville Place bombings still seeking closure

Dec 5th 2012, 12:42 PM 3,473 Views 6 Comments

The 40th anniversary of car bombings in Dublin which killed three busmen and injured 127 people hears how relatives of the dead still waiting for justice.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

SIPTU president: Congress should not meet again with Troika
# Troika
# Troika

SIPTU president: Congress should not meet again with Troika

Oct 24th 2012, 10:49 AM 4,299 Views 31 Comments

He will put a motion before the Executive Council of Congress today calling for an end to any further meetings with the Troika.

# jack-oconnor - Monday 27 August, 2012

Eamonn Fitzmaurice ratified as new Kerry manager
# Taking Over
From The42
# Taking Over

Eamonn Fitzmaurice ratified as new Kerry manager

Aug 27th 2012, 9:16 PM 7,808 Views 15 Comments

It has been confirmed tonight that the former defender will take over as senior football boss in the Kingdom.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 17 August, 2012

Kerry set to name Fitzmaurice as new boss - reports
# Kingdom
From The42
# Kingdom

Kerry set to name Fitzmaurice as new boss - reports

Aug 17th 2012, 10:07 AM 885 Views 0 Comments

Last year’s All-Ireland finalists are on the brink of confirming their new senior football manager.

# jack-oconnor - Monday 13 August, 2012

Kingdom Search: Who'll take over from Jack as Kerry boss?
# Kerry GAA
From The42
# Kerry GAA

Kingdom Search: Who'll take over from Jack as Kerry boss?

Aug 13th 2012, 6:06 PM 1,645 Views 3 Comments

The search must now begin for the next Kerry senior manager but who will be in the frame to take the position?

Jack O'Connor: "It was a year that took its toll and that was definitely a factor in my decision."
# Leaving The Kingdom
From The42
# Leaving The Kingdom

Jack O'Connor: "It was a year that took its toll and that was definitely a factor in my decision."

Aug 13th 2012, 7:30 AM 880 Views 0 Comments

The All-Ireland winning manager has explained the background behind his decision to depart from the helm of Kerry.

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 11 August, 2012

End of the line: Jack O’Connor resigns as Kerry boss
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

End of the line: Jack O’Connor resigns as Kerry boss

Aug 11th 2012, 5:15 PM 7,180 Views 68 Comments

The Kingdom are on the hunt for a new manager after the 51-year-old decided to move on today.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

The Morning Score: Wednesday
# Early Doors
From The42
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Aug 8th 2012, 9:00 AM 557 Views 0 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know this morning – unless your name is Mavzuna Chorieva. You’re on your own today.

Wednesday Watch: The future for Kerry and the absence of Andy Moran
# Column
From The42
# Column

Wednesday Watch: The future for Kerry and the absence of Andy Moran

Aug 8th 2012, 8:15 AM 1,031 Views 1 Comment

There is enough uncertainty at the moment over the future for the Kerry players and management to suggest anxious times lie ahead.

Speculation intensifies over O'Connor's future as Kerry boss
# Decision Time
From The42
# Decision Time

Speculation intensifies over O'Connor's future as Kerry boss

Aug 8th 2012, 7:40 AM 2,635 Views 1 Comment

The intentions of the Kingdom manager for the 2013 season are unclear after last Sunday’s championship exit.

# jack-oconnor - Sunday 5 August, 2012

As It Happened: Kerry v Donegal, All-Ireland SFC quarter-final From The42
Live Aug 5th 2012, 3:43 PM

As It Happened: Kerry v Donegal, All-Ireland SFC quarter-final

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Kerry v Donegal - All-Ireland SFC quarter-final match guide
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Kerry v Donegal - All-Ireland SFC quarter-final match guide

Aug 4th 2012, 12:41 PM 6,840 Views 14 Comments

They have never clashed in the All-Ireland senior championship before but the meeting of Kerry and Donegal is eagerly awaited.

# jack-oconnor - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Kerry side unchanged for Donegal quarter-final clash
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

Kerry side unchanged for Donegal quarter-final clash

Aug 2nd 2012, 9:49 PM 606 Views 0 Comments

Jack O’Connor has stuck with the same XV that beat Clare convincingly last week.

# jack-oconnor - Saturday 21 July, 2012

As It Happened: Kerry v Tyrone, All-Ireland SFC round three qualifier From The42
Live Jul 21st 2012, 4:29 PM

As It Happened: Kerry v Tyrone, All-Ireland SFC round three qualifier

# jack-oconnor - Friday 20 July, 2012

Kerry v Tyrone - All-Ireland SFC qualifier round three match guide
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Kerry v Tyrone - All-Ireland SFC qualifier round three match guide

Jul 20th 2012, 7:00 AM 4,045 Views 11 Comments

Has there ever been a All-Ireland football round three qualifier clash to whet the appetite as much as the meeting of Kerry and Tyrone tomorrow? Here’s the lowdown on a fascinating clash.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Sheehan out, Donaghy in for Kingdom
# Championship 2012
From The42
# Championship 2012

Sheehan out, Donaghy in for Kingdom

Jun 6th 2012, 10:51 AM 230 Views 0 Comments

Kieran Donaghy has been recalled to the Kerry starting XV for Sunday’s Munster SFC semi-final.

# jack-oconnor - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Opinion: what we now know after Kerry's stuttering start to the summer
# Backroom
From The42
# Backroom

Opinion: what we now know after Kerry's stuttering start to the summer

May 29th 2012, 12:25 PM 474 Views 0 Comments

There was plenty to glean from the Kingdom’s underwhelming six-point win over a well-organised Tipperary in Thurles.

# jack-oconnor - Friday 25 May, 2012

Kerry bred to play attractive football - Cooper
# Championship 2012
From The42
# Championship 2012

Kerry bred to play attractive football - Cooper

May 25th 2012, 8:30 AM 305 Views 0 Comments

Kerry open the defence of their Munster title against Tipperary on Sunday, but their star forward is taking nothing for granted.

# jack-oconnor - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Creedon picks Premier team to face Kerry
# Championship 2012
From The42
# Championship 2012

Creedon picks Premier team to face Kerry

May 23rd 2012, 10:15 AM 231 Views 0 Comments

Borrisokane’s Philip Austin will captain Tipp in Sunday’s Munster SFC opener against Kerry.