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# jimmy-harte - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Everything you need to know about the strangest election in Irish politics

A Seanad by-election is a strange creature that’s not without controversy.

# jimmy-harte - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Another by-election on the way as Senator Jimmy Harte resigns

The Donegal senator sustained serious head injuries in an accidental fall nearly two years ago.

# jimmy-harte - Friday 23 January, 2015

Labour senator 'making good progress' from serious head injuries

Jimmy Harte was found unconscious in Dublin in the early hours of 16 November, 2013.

# jimmy-harte - Friday 17 January, 2014

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning! Here are nine things you need to know as you start your day.

Labour senator Jimmy Harte transferred back to Dublin, remains in critical condition

A Labour spokesperson confirmed yesterday that Harte remains in a critical condition and will get “the best of care” at Beaumont Hospital.

# jimmy-harte - Monday 18 November, 2013

Labour Senator Jimmy Harte remains in critical but stable condition

Harte was found unconscious in the early hours of Saturday morning after sustaining serious injuries in what is now believed to have been an accidental fall.

# jimmy-harte - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Labour Senator Jimmy Harte found with serious head injuries in Dublin

Harte is in Beaumont Hospital and is believed to be in a serious condition.

# jimmy-harte - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Confusion and not obstruction was reason for government’s defeat in the Seanad

Why did the government lose a vote in the Seanad last night? Here’s what we’ve found out today.

'The question is carried, isn't it?': The moment the government was defeated in the Seanad

It wasn’t the first time the government has lost a vote in the upper house but it came with the referendum just two days away.

# jimmy-harte - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Give Ireland fans free texts and reduced tariffs at Euro 2012 - Senator

Labour senator Jimmy Harte has called on mobile phone companies to help out the estimated tens of thousands of fans who will be heading to Poland next month.

# jimmy-harte - Thursday 2 February, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Labour Senator apologises over Twitter insults following 'Magda' controversy

Jimmy Harte responded with insults to Twitter users who had criticised his comments on the controversial ‘Magda’ story in yesterday’s Irish Independent.

'Magda' says Irish Independent story was 'completely not true'

The Polish woman at the centre of a controversial article which was mistranslated from a Polish newspaper has spoken out about her shock at the description of her life on the dole.

# jimmy-harte - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Waitress told: ‘Go back to Poland’ after description of life on the dole in Ireland

A Labour Senator has harshly criticised a Polish woman who has described her life on the dole in Ireland to a Polish newspaper.