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# kevin-boxer-moran - Thursday 27 February, 2020

'She won’t kiss me tonight': Minister hailed for wading into flood water to fix pump
# Kevin Boxer Moran
# Kevin Boxer Moran

'She won’t kiss me tonight': Minister hailed for wading into flood water to fix pump

Feb 27th 2020, 3:54 PM 66,903 Views 50 Comments

Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran was filmed lending a hand while topless in Athlone.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

'We’re promised more rain, sleet and snow': North-west braces for more flooding
# Underwater
# Underwater

'We’re promised more rain, sleet and snow': North-west braces for more flooding

Feb 26th 2020, 1:43 PM 22,748 Views 3 Comments

A weather warning is in place for counties Donegal, Leitrim and Sligo until 12pm tomorrow.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Sunday 9 February, 2020

Kevin 'Boxer' Moran says he's been 'let down' by voters as he seeks 'miracle' to save seat
# Boxed Out
# Boxed Out

Kevin 'Boxer' Moran says he's been 'let down' by voters as he seeks 'miracle' to save seat

Feb 9th 2020, 8:44 PM 119,047 Views 110 Comments

Moran added: ‘I haven’t let them down over the last four years.’

# kevin-boxer-moran - Monday 13 January, 2020

Kevin 'Boxer' Moran is leaving the Independent Alliance
# Out Boxed
# Out Boxed

Kevin 'Boxer' Moran is leaving the Independent Alliance

Jan 13th 2020, 3:38 PM 19,322 Views 40 Comments

The junior minister said he may rejoin or join another grouping after the election.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

Charlie Flanagan asked OPW not to cull 20 Phoenix Park deer and to send them to Laois instead
# Charlie Flanagan
# Charlie Flanagan

Charlie Flanagan asked OPW not to cull 20 Phoenix Park deer and to send them to Laois instead

Dec 25th 2019, 11:00 PM 47,616 Views 48 Comments

The minister wanted to have the deer relocated to a 250-acre estate in Laois.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Monday 11 November, 2019

Ministers to hold talks with Midlands ESB workers over peat plant closures
# Just Transition
# Just Transition

Ministers to hold talks with Midlands ESB workers over peat plant closures

Nov 11th 2019, 7:46 AM 9,249 Views 19 Comments

The closure of the two plants was announced last Friday.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Monday 7 October, 2019

Independent Alliance want rise in income threshold for medical cards for the over 70s
# Budget 2020
# Budget 2020

Independent Alliance want rise in income threshold for medical cards for the over 70s

Oct 7th 2019, 5:56 PM 14,250 Views 10 Comments

They said they are at a ‘very delicate stage’ of negotiations with Minister Paschal Donohoe.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

Doubling sentences for knife crime to 10 years 'will send a clear message', says Fianna Fáil
# Tougher Sentencing
# Tougher Sentencing

Doubling sentences for knife crime to 10 years 'will send a clear message', says Fianna Fáil

Oct 1st 2019, 12:59 PM 11,319 Views 42 Comments

Fianna Fáil supports the re-introduction of a ‘Bin the Blade’ amnesty.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Here's what topped the list of the most visited OPW sites in Ireland last year
# Pulling In The Crowds
# Pulling In The Crowds

Here's what topped the list of the most visited OPW sites in Ireland last year

Sep 28th 2019, 9:30 AM 50,620 Views 15 Comments

Kilkenny, Dublin and Wicklow had the top three most visited attractions last year.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Cabinet to consider Bill to help borrowers in mortgage arrears
# Repossessions
# Repossessions

Cabinet to consider Bill to help borrowers in mortgage arrears

Feb 26th 2019, 9:37 AM 10,924 Views 29 Comments

The Bill aims to broaden the matters a judge needs to take into account when considering repossessions.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Friday 7 December, 2018

How should we preserve and protect Sceilg Mhichíl? People urged to have their say
# World Heritage Site
# World Heritage Site

How should we preserve and protect Sceilg Mhichíl? People urged to have their say

Dec 7th 2018, 10:04 PM 13,227 Views 21 Comments

In recent years, the island has been host to plenty of tourists… and Luke Skywalker.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Shane Ross defends proposal to give grandparents cash for helping out with childcare
# Granny Grant
# Granny Grant

Shane Ross defends proposal to give grandparents cash for helping out with childcare

Updated Aug 1st 2018, 4:55 PM 42,623 Views 140 Comments

The proposal attracted criticism Grandchild Expenses Reimbursement Scheme will be in the region of €1,000 per year.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Friday 4 May, 2018

Sean Canney quits the Independent Alliance
# Stepping Down
# Stepping Down

Sean Canney quits the Independent Alliance

May 4th 2018, 9:54 AM 15,186 Views 36 Comments

He announced the move this morning.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Explainer: Why has a massive row blown up between two Independent Alliance TDs?
# Split
# Split

Explainer: Why has a massive row blown up between two Independent Alliance TDs?

Apr 25th 2018, 5:34 PM 22,779 Views 49 Comments

The crux of the issue is there is just one Minister of State role up for grabs but two government TDs want it.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran wins bout over junior minister role against Seán Canney
# Independent Alliance
# Independent Alliance

Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran wins bout over junior minister role against Seán Canney

Apr 19th 2018, 5:26 PM 12,297 Views 28 Comments

An internal dispute arose over whether Seán Canney would take back over the role.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Saturday 13 January, 2018

'My house has flooded twice in my lifetime': Bray residents concerned about development on floodplain
# Flood Waters
# Flood Waters

'My house has flooded twice in my lifetime': Bray residents concerned about development on floodplain

Jan 13th 2018, 10:00 AM 15,202 Views 26 Comments

A Bray community group said the development of a town centre is planned on a natural floodplain that protects their homes.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Thursday 14 December, 2017

A bunch of TDs were menaced by Stormtroopers at the Irish Star Wars premiere last night
# Use The Force
From The Daily Edge
# Use The Force

A bunch of TDs were menaced by Stormtroopers at the Irish Star Wars premiere last night

Dec 14th 2017, 8:54 AM 3,155 Views 2 Comments

Don’t worry, one of them had a lightsaber.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Government officials to meet next week to get plans underway for Pope Francis visit
# Pope Plans
# Pope Plans

Government officials to meet next week to get plans underway for Pope Francis visit

Dec 10th 2017, 7:30 AM 8,296 Views 45 Comments

Phoenix Park is on course to host the Pontiff for his farewell Mass during his visit next August.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Friday 10 November, 2017

'I think I'm doing a good job': Halligan says he isn't resigning after North Korea and interview controversies
# Independent
# Independent

'I think I'm doing a good job': Halligan says he isn't resigning after North Korea and interview controversies

Nov 10th 2017, 10:48 AM 14,957 Views 80 Comments

His colleague Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran said that he was “embarrassed” when he heard Halligan’s comments on the radio last week.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Government looking to develop app for serious weather alerts
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Government looking to develop app for serious weather alerts

Sep 21st 2017, 6:10 AM 6,661 Views 31 Comments

Many said they were caught completely off guard by the weather in Donegal last month.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Repeat sex offenders will face mandatory minimum sentencing under new laws
# Sex Offenders
# Sex Offenders

Repeat sex offenders will face mandatory minimum sentencing under new laws

Jul 11th 2017, 9:24 PM 10,883 Views 37 Comments

The new Bill is to get Cabinet approval in the Autumn.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Saturday 3 June, 2017

'Boxer' Moran: 'Yes, I have difficulties with reading, but I am as clever a man as you will ever meet'
# Switch-up
# Switch-up

'Boxer' Moran: 'Yes, I have difficulties with reading, but I am as clever a man as you will ever meet'

Jun 3rd 2017, 11:25 AM 26,855 Views 77 Comments

Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran says he has been inundated with messages of support from people since his appearance on the Late Late Show.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

'The man who raped me went on to attack multiple women': Calls for harsher sentences for serial rapists
# Jail Time
# Jail Time

'The man who raped me went on to attack multiple women': Calls for harsher sentences for serial rapists

May 31st 2017, 8:10 PM 26,515 Views 24 Comments

A new Bill to impose tougher sentencing passed First Stage in the Dáil earlier this afternoon.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Saturday 20 May, 2017

'I had a loaded gun and all sorts of thoughts' - TD opens up about struggles with depression
# 'boxer' Moran
# 'boxer' Moran

'I had a loaded gun and all sorts of thoughts' - TD opens up about struggles with depression

May 20th 2017, 10:03 AM 21,923 Views 38 Comments

Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran described his struggles in an emotional Late Late Show interview.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran to take over as Minister of State at OPW in June
# Switch Over
# Switch Over

Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran to take over as Minister of State at OPW in June

May 4th 2017, 4:49 PM 9,055 Views 16 Comments

Sean Canney will vacate the post on 2 June.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Here's why Sean Canney and Kevin 'Boxer' Moran will NOT both get ministerial pensions
# Rotating Ministry
# Rotating Ministry

Here's why Sean Canney and Kevin 'Boxer' Moran will NOT both get ministerial pensions

Feb 11th 2017, 6:45 AM 12,519 Views 10 Comments

The TDs flipped a coin last year to decide who would take the first shift as junior minister.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Monday 21 November, 2016

"Water off a duck's back": TD responds to barrage of online criticism
# Social Media
# Social Media

"Water off a duck's back": TD responds to barrage of online criticism

Nov 21st 2016, 1:20 PM 15,481 Views 53 Comments

A Fine Gael senator has hit out against the level of abuse politicians receive online.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Thursday 17 November, 2016

There's trouble between Fine Gael and the Independent Alliance again... this time it's over alcohol
# Showdown
# Showdown

There's trouble between Fine Gael and the Independent Alliance again... this time it's over alcohol

Nov 17th 2016, 5:31 PM 19,471 Views 50 Comments

Independent Alliance TDs say certain sections of the Public Health Alcohol Bill are akin to a “nanny state”.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

TDs could be getting their Christmas holidays early this year
# Xmas Holiers
# Xmas Holiers

TDs could be getting their Christmas holidays early this year

Nov 15th 2016, 6:00 AM 9,236 Views 40 Comments

There could be a row brewing over the Dáil Christmas holidays if Martin decides not to back the new schedule.

# kevin-boxer-moran - Friday 2 September, 2016

Noonan claims Apple ruling an "attack" on Ireland's corporate tax regime
# Apple Tax
# Apple Tax

Noonan claims Apple ruling an "attack" on Ireland's corporate tax regime

Sep 2nd 2016, 7:02 PM 40,054 Views 240 Comments

The Dáil will be recalled next to vote on the Government’s decision to appeal the Apple ruling.