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#Michelle Mulherin

# michelle-mulherin - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Senator declares Mayo home is now 200m closer to Leinster House so will receive fewer expenses
# An Honest Day's Work
# An Honest Day's Work

Senator declares Mayo home is now 200m closer to Leinster House so will receive fewer expenses

Mar 5th 2017, 7:00 AM 40,520 Views 73 Comments

Michelle Mulherin told relevant authorities that route changes knocked her travel distance just below the 240km threshold for greater allowances.

# michelle-mulherin - Friday 2 December, 2016

Michelle Mulherin: 'We need to look at murder sentencing. Our law isn't fit for purpose'
# Read Me
# Read Me

Michelle Mulherin: 'We need to look at murder sentencing. Our law isn't fit for purpose'

Dec 2nd 2016, 1:00 PM 1,000 Views 50 Comments

The Law Reform Commission’s Report on mandatory sentences needs to be implemented urgently, writes Senator Michelle Mulherin.

# michelle-mulherin - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Not happy - Fine Gael senators have been giving out about All Ireland tickets... again
# Let It Go
# Let It Go

Not happy - Fine Gael senators have been giving out about All Ireland tickets... again

Oct 12th 2016, 11:08 PM 18,205 Views 55 Comments

The Seanad was today discussing a bill concerning its own reform, and ended up covering some well-trodden ground.

# michelle-mulherin - Monday 19 September, 2016

Poll: Should TDs have access to tickets for All-Ireland finals?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should TDs have access to tickets for All-Ireland finals?

Sep 19th 2016, 9:45 AM 44,746 Views 81 Comments

Deputies are entitled to buy two tickets if their county is playing.

# michelle-mulherin - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Michelle Mulherin accuses GAA of discrimination after failing to get an All-Ireland ticket at the last minute
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

Michelle Mulherin accuses GAA of discrimination after failing to get an All-Ireland ticket at the last minute

Sep 15th 2016, 5:24 PM 67,890 Views 195 Comments

A GAA spokesman said that it’s not true to say their ticketing rules have changed since the 2015 final, when Dublin dethroned champions Kerry.

# michelle-mulherin - Sunday 28 February, 2016

'Up Fianna Fáil, we're back!': How the party reclaimed 'Fine Gael country'
# A Weekend In Mayo
# A Weekend In Mayo

'Up Fianna Fáil, we're back!': How the party reclaimed 'Fine Gael country'

Feb 28th 2016, 11:00 PM 23,646 Views 81 Comments

The recovery that happened wasn’t the one Fine Gael had in mind.

# michelle-mulherin - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Enda Kenny is about to contest his 12th general election
# GE16
# GE16

Enda Kenny is about to contest his 12th general election

Oct 20th 2015, 10:08 AM 10,836 Views 61 Comments

The Taoiseach, needless to say, had little trouble getting his name on the ticket for the Mayo constituency.

# michelle-mulherin - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Michelle Mulherin: an apology
# Michelle Mulherin
# Michelle Mulherin

Michelle Mulherin: an apology

Jun 4th 2015, 1:59 PM 20,926 Views 0 Comments

# michelle-mulherin - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Michelle Mulherin repays €1,295 for African phone calls
# Kenya Believe It
# Kenya Believe It

Michelle Mulherin repays €1,295 for African phone calls

Feb 24th 2015, 6:13 PM 32,274 Views 173 Comments

The Mayo TD had previously repaid €2,000.

# michelle-mulherin - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Guinness, Visa debit cards, and Michelle Mulherin: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Guinness, Visa debit cards, and Michelle Mulherin: The week in numbers

Jan 31st 2015, 7:00 PM 13,025 Views 2 Comments

Plus: How many people use Facebook every month?

# michelle-mulherin - Thursday 29 January, 2015

There is a 'Skype facility' in Leinster House after all. Well, sort of...
# The Internet
# The Internet

There is a 'Skype facility' in Leinster House after all. Well, sort of...

Jan 29th 2015, 11:06 PM 27,934 Views 71 Comments

TheJournal.ie has done some digging today…

7 inevitable responses to Michelle Mulherin's call for a Dáil 'Skype facility'
# Call On Me
From The Daily Edge
# Call On Me

7 inevitable responses to Michelle Mulherin's call for a Dáil 'Skype facility'

Jan 29th 2015, 3:41 PM 25,915 Views 114 Comments

The Fine Gael TD also wants an alarm bell to tell politicians when a call is getting too expensive.

# michelle-mulherin - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

It's not okay to petrol bomb a politician's office, or call them a 'midget parasite'
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

It's not okay to petrol bomb a politician's office, or call them a 'midget parasite'

Jan 28th 2015, 9:00 AM 9,056 Views 80 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

Man questioned over suspected arson attack on Michelle Mulherin's constituency office
# Mayo
# Mayo

Man questioned over suspected arson attack on Michelle Mulherin's constituency office

Jan 28th 2015, 8:58 AM 37,046 Views 147 Comments

Gardaí said there was minimal damage to the office.

# michelle-mulherin - Monday 26 January, 2015

Fine Gael TD:  "Yes, I made some calls to Africa. None of them were personal."
# Kenya Believe It
# Kenya Believe It

Fine Gael TD: "Yes, I made some calls to Africa. None of them were personal."

Jan 26th 2015, 10:10 PM 54,945 Views 263 Comments

Michelle Mulherin confirms she made calls to Kenya from her phone in Leinster House, but says they were not personal.

# michelle-mulherin - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

9 things we learned from last night's 'Looking After No 1' programme
# Parish Pump
# Parish Pump

9 things we learned from last night's 'Looking After No 1' programme

Oct 22nd 2013, 9:12 AM 19,234 Views 44 Comments

A great insight into how politicians get things done for the people who elect them or a demoralising portrayal of Ireland’s ‘parish pump’ politics.

# michelle-mulherin - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Claims agency has over €1 billion in outstanding liabilities
# I Spy
# I Spy

Claims agency has over €1 billion in outstanding liabilities

Oct 3rd 2013, 6:15 AM 4,786 Views 5 Comments

The State Claims Agency spent €160,000 checking up on suspected fraudulent claims last year.

# michelle-mulherin - Thursday 11 July, 2013

The abortion debate -  what happens next?
# What Now?
# What Now?

The abortion debate - what happens next?

Jul 11th 2013, 8:19 AM 7,965 Views 47 Comments

The Dáil sat until 5am debating proposed amendments to the Protection of Life in Pregnancy Bill and will begin again at 4pm.

# michelle-mulherin - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

D-day for Creighton as Dáil to vote on abortion legislation
# Abortion
# Abortion

D-day for Creighton as Dáil to vote on abortion legislation

Jul 10th 2013, 6:15 AM 5,688 Views 63 Comments

Fine Gael looks likely to lose the European Affairs minister when the Dáil debates and votes on amendments to the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill today but other wavering TDs could now support the new law.

# michelle-mulherin - Monday 8 July, 2013

TD facing expulsion still 'weighing up' decision ahead of abortion vote
# On The Fence
# On The Fence

TD facing expulsion still 'weighing up' decision ahead of abortion vote

Jul 8th 2013, 9:19 AM 7,449 Views 128 Comments

The Fine Gael TD is on the fence ahead of Wednesday night’s vote on the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill 2013.

# michelle-mulherin - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

TD calls for 'cooling off period' in abortion bill
# Abortion
# Abortion

TD calls for 'cooling off period' in abortion bill

Jul 3rd 2013, 3:10 PM 4,776 Views 56 Comments

The proposal was rejected by the Minister for Health.

# michelle-mulherin - Saturday 22 June, 2013

NAMA and the banks are tapping debtors’ phones and emails, claims TD
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

NAMA and the banks are tapping debtors’ phones and emails, claims TD

Jun 22nd 2013, 7:00 AM 8,593 Views 34 Comments

Michelle Mulherin says state-owned banks, NAMA and the former IBRC are incepting phone calls and emails of debtors.

# michelle-mulherin - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Here is the week's news... skewed
# Current Affairs
From The Daily Edge
# Current Affairs

Here is the week's news... skewed

Mar 30th 2013, 10:00 AM 8,197 Views 3 Comments

Breaking via TheMire wire: Government concern over threesomes, Gardaí to be microchipped – and how Uzis could have prevented the bailout…

# michelle-mulherin - Monday 25 March, 2013

HSE asks SpunOut.ie to consider 'appropriateness' of threesomes article
# SpunOut
# SpunOut

HSE asks SpunOut.ie to consider 'appropriateness' of threesomes article

Mar 25th 2013, 4:47 PM 11,135 Views 108 Comments

Meanwhile, Health Minister James Reilly said that he felt that the threesomes information was not appropriate for the State to put out there.

Young Fine Gael 'fully endorses' work by SpunOut.ie
# Michelle Mulherin
# Michelle Mulherin

Young Fine Gael 'fully endorses' work by SpunOut.ie

Mar 25th 2013, 3:00 PM 10,298 Views 50 Comments

The group’s president said that “whether Deputy Mulherin accepts it or not, the reality is that young people are having sex”.

Column: Young people deserve education on all sorts of relationships - threesomes included
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Young people deserve education on all sorts of relationships - threesomes included

Mar 25th 2013, 1:00 PM 74 Views 81 Comments

Fine Gael TD Michelle Mulherin has expressed outrage over a youth health charity offering advice on threesomes – but young people deserve access to open, balanced information on all types of sexual relationships, writes Genevieve Shanahan.

Deputy Mulherin: Website's advice on threesomes is 'far from healthy'
# SpunOut.ie
# SpunOut.ie

Deputy Mulherin: Website's advice on threesomes is 'far from healthy'

Mar 25th 2013, 10:12 AM 20,538 Views 251 Comments

The Fine Gael deputy said that “healthy, well adjusted” young people were not looking to have sex with someone they had no feelings for.

# michelle-mulherin - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Youth charity defends advice on threesomes after TD's complaint
# Sexuality
# Sexuality

Youth charity defends advice on threesomes after TD's complaint

Mar 24th 2013, 10:49 AM 26,184 Views 167 Comments

SpunOut says the reality is that young people have sex, so it is better to educate them with responsible information.

Poll: Should the HSE fund charities offering sex advice to teens?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the HSE fund charities offering sex advice to teens?

Mar 24th 2013, 10:21 AM 12,621 Views 159 Comments

A Fine Gael TD has raised opposition to HSE funding for SpunOut, a youth information charity which offers advice on threesomes.

# michelle-mulherin - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Pics: TDs and Senators strut their stuff on the catwalk
# Fashion
# Fashion

Pics: TDs and Senators strut their stuff on the catwalk

Nov 28th 2012, 9:20 AM 8,184 Views 31 Comments

Grotesque, unbelievable, bizarre, and unprecedented.

# michelle-mulherin - Friday 15 June, 2012

'Sometimes I'd like to come to work in my tracksuit' - TD calls for Dáil dress code
# Dress Code
# Dress Code

'Sometimes I'd like to come to work in my tracksuit' - TD calls for Dáil dress code

Jun 15th 2012, 6:35 PM 7,804 Views 122 Comments

Mayo Fine Gael TD Michelle Mulherin says she’s not alone in thinking that the way some deputies dress is inappropriate.

# michelle-mulherin - Monday 23 April, 2012

'No apology. No retraction': Ray D'Arcy on Catholic Church F-bomb
# F-Bomb
# F-Bomb

'No apology. No retraction': Ray D'Arcy on Catholic Church F-bomb

Apr 23rd 2012, 9:49 AM 27,304 Views 216 Comments

However, D’Arcy did offer an apology to listeners for the language he used.

# michelle-mulherin - Sunday 22 April, 2012

Fornication, planning and right-wing dictatorship: the week in statistics
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Fornication, planning and right-wing dictatorship: the week in statistics

Apr 22nd 2012, 6:15 PM 2,838 Views 8 Comments

Plus – the man who came back from the dead, the amount we have to spend each month, and how many Nokias in Manchester United?

# michelle-mulherin - Thursday 19 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Apr 19th 2012, 8:03 PM 4,573 Views 4 Comments

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.