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# lobby - Monday 28 June, 2021

Highest number of former special advisers apply to reduce one-year 'cooling-off' period for lobbying - Sipo report
# Lobby
# Lobby

Highest number of former special advisers apply to reduce one-year 'cooling-off' period for lobbying - Sipo report

Jun 28th 2021, 2:36 PM 9,448 Views 2 Comments

The Standards in Public Office Commission has released its 2020 report on the regulation of lobbying.

# lobby - Saturday 21 November, 2020

Opinion: ‘Self-regulation is no regulation’ - what the Lobbying Act has failed to tackle
# Lobby Power
# Lobby Power

Opinion: ‘Self-regulation is no regulation’ - what the Lobbying Act has failed to tackle

Nov 21st 2020, 8:00 PM 24,829 Views 9 Comments

If a public official is lobbied while abroad there is no regulation to oversee this, writes policy expert.

# lobby - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Calls for tighter lobbying rules ‘fall on political deaf ears’
# Opinion
# Opinion

Calls for tighter lobbying rules ‘fall on political deaf ears’

Oct 1st 2020, 1:30 PM 10,046 Views 14 Comments

Professor Gary Murphy explains how the cooling-off period for politicians turned lobbyists is ‘limited and contentious’.

# lobby - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Game workers in Ireland are concerned about low pay, unpaid overtime and uncertain work
# Game Workers Unite
# Game Workers Unite

Game workers in Ireland are concerned about low pay, unpaid overtime and uncertain work

Jan 5th 2020, 6:00 AM 31,447 Views 51 Comments

The Irish games industry employs around 2,000 people.

# lobby - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Man is unhappy with bill, drives truck through hotel lobby
# Oklahoma
# Oklahoma

Man is unhappy with bill, drives truck through hotel lobby

Dec 15th 2015, 3:32 PM 15,549 Views 24 Comments

Not a good idea.

# lobby - Friday 20 June, 2014

Here's what you need to know about Brendan Howlin's new lobbying law
# Get Smart Fast
# Get Smart Fast

Here's what you need to know about Brendan Howlin's new lobbying law

Jun 20th 2014, 4:50 PM 5,724 Views 12 Comments

A Bill published by Brendan Howlin will essentially deal with: ‘Who is contacting whom and about what’.

# lobby - Friday 20 September, 2013

Leinster House will open its doors to 1,650 people tonight (so no need to scale the fence, then)
# Culture Night
# Culture Night

Leinster House will open its doors to 1,650 people tonight (so no need to scale the fence, then)

Sep 20th 2013, 6:15 AM 5,230 Views 10 Comments

The Houses of the Oireachtas will be open as part of Culture Night. But no, you won’t be allowed sit in Enda’s chair…

# lobby - Thursday 28 February, 2013

30 protesters occupy PWC over ‘unfair’ austerity taxes
# CAHWT
# CAHWT

30 protesters occupy PWC over ‘unfair’ austerity taxes

Feb 28th 2013, 2:49 PM 12,586 Views 108 Comments

The activists then made their way to the IBEC conference to continue their protest.

# lobby - Sunday 23 December, 2012

NRA says planned gun legislation is "phony", won't work
# NRA
# NRA

NRA says planned gun legislation is "phony", won't work

Dec 23rd 2012, 5:12 PM 7,350 Views 93 Comments

The NRA’s executive vice presidents said planned legislation to outlaw military-style assault weapons wouldn’t work.

# lobby - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

PHOTOS: Teachers protest over class sizes and unequal pay
# Education
# Education

PHOTOS: Teachers protest over class sizes and unequal pay

Oct 24th 2012, 6:34 PM 13,975 Views 157 Comments

The three main teachers’ unions held the rally at Leinster House, demanding ‘equal pay for equal work’.

Valuing Education protest to be held near Dáil today
# Education
# Education

Valuing Education protest to be held near Dáil today

Oct 24th 2012, 11:49 AM 2,585 Views 51 Comments

The pre-Budget rally will look at a number of issues, including pay for young teachers.