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# no-confidence - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Poll: Do you have confidence in housing minister Eoghan Murphy? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you have confidence in housing minister Eoghan Murphy?

Last night, Eoghan Murphy narrowly survived a confidence motion in the Dáil.

# no-confidence - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

FactCheck: Would a vote of no confidence in Eoghan Murphy automatically spark an election?

The claim has been made since the motion was tabled by the Social Democrats last week.

'He's had his time': Here's what the Dáil's new TDs have to say about Eoghan Murphy No Confidence This post contains videos

'He's had his time': Here's what the Dáil's new TDs have to say about Eoghan Murphy

Two will vote no confidence in the minister while the two new Fianna Fáil TDs will abstain.

Fine Gael looks to independent TDs to survive tonight's vote of no confidence in Murphy

The government numbers are tight ahead of tonight’s motion of no confidence in the housing minister.

# no-confidence - Monday 2 December, 2019

Naughten says he's made no decision on how he will vote in motion of no confidence in Murphy

A motion of confidence in Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy is being heard in the Dáil tomorrow night.

# no-confidence - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Martin asked if he is on the side of homeless children or the side of Murphy as motion of no confidence is tabled

Murphy has come under pressure for a number of issues, most notably the significant number of homeless people in Ireland.

# no-confidence - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Maria Bailey's spot on Fine Gael election ticket in jeopardy after crunch constituency meeting

A large number of the party’s members took the secret ballot in a Dun Laoghaire hotel this evening.

# no-confidence - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Italy plunged into crisis as Prime Minister resigns after collapse of coalition with far-right

Giuseppe Conte’s resignation came under pressure from Matteo Salvini’s anti-immigrant League party, which has been soaring in opinion polls.

# no-confidence - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Health committee chair to vote against Simon Harris in no-confidence motion

“He’s given impression that this is a priority for him,” the Independent Clare TD said.

# no-confidence - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

'I sincerely apologise': Harris tells Dáil he should have given further detail on children's hospital costs

Harris is facing a motion of no confidence from Sinn Féin next week.

# no-confidence - Monday 11 February, 2019

'Simon Harris has to go': Sinn Féin to table motion of no confidence in health minister

Harris will apologise for misleading the Dáil this week.

# no-confidence - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Despite largest government defeat in modern British history, May looks set to survive confidence vote

The Conservative Party and the DUP will back her, but Europe has warned “time is almost up”.

# no-confidence - Monday 17 December, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn has tabled a no-confidence motion in PM Theresa May

The move comes after the British Prime Minister told MPs they will only get a delayed vote on her Brexit deal in the new year.

# no-confidence - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Theresa May facing possible 'no confidence' motion

Forty-eight Conservative MPs need to back the motion in order for a vote to take place.

# no-confidence - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Swedish parliament ousts Prime Minister Stefan Lofven in vote of no-confidence

A total of 204 of 349 members of parliament voted against Lofven, while 142 voted in favour of him.

# no-confidence - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

Murphy attacks Sinn Féin 'stunt' as no confidence motion submitted against Housing Minister

Sinn Féin has submitted motion of no confidence in Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy, but it won’t have Fianna Fáil backing.

# no-confidence - Sunday 9 September, 2018

15 months into the job, how has Eoghan Murphy performed as Minister for Housing?

Earlier this week, Sinn Féin said it will move to have Murphy removed from office when the Dáil resumes this month.

# no-confidence - Monday 3 September, 2018

Sinn Féin to table motion of no confidence in housing minister, but Fianna Fáil won't support it

At the party think-in in Cavan, the Sinn Fein leader said the party will put down a motion of no confidence in the coming weeks.

# no-confidence - Friday 1 June, 2018

Socialist Sanchez takes over in Spain as Rajoy ousted by parliament

Rajoy got up and shook hands with Sanchez before leaving the lower house without a word.

# no-confidence - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Ukip members vote to remove scandal-hit leader Henry Bolton

Members backed a motion of no confidence by 867 votes (63%) to 500 (37%).

# no-confidence - Monday 22 January, 2018

Ukip in turmoil as two top figures quit party after leader refuses to step down

“We need to make it clear to Mr Bolton that his time is up.”

# no-confidence - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Ukip leader loses no confidence vote after row over comments made by ex-girlfriend

Henry Bolton’s former partner allegedly made racist remarks about Prince Harry’s fiancée Meghan Markle.

# no-confidence - Thursday 23 November, 2017

General election looking more likely by the minute as Fine Gael digs in to support Tánaiste

Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil are both tabling motions of no confidence against Frances Fitzgerald.

# no-confidence - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Angry Democrats file no-confidence motion against Trump and urge him to use Twitter responsibly

‘This is an attempt at a political intervention.’

# no-confidence - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Fianna Fáil want the Commissioner to step down over garda scandals

Jim O’Callaghan has said he is also losing confidence in the Justice Minister.

# no-confidence - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Enda Kenny wins confidence motion in the government

After a lengthy, and occasionally feisty, Dáil debate, the government won the motion.

# no-confidence - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

'I have never made a personal attack on another politician, but I am furious'

Independent TD John Halligan was first up this evening in the debate on the Tánaiste’s no confidence motion.

Joan Burton is facing a motion of no confidence over 'blatant cronyism'

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

# no-confidence - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Young Fine Gael's entire leadership set to survive crunch meeting

Motions of no confidence in the leadership of Fine Gael’s youth wing have been ruled invalid on technicalities, sources say.

# no-confidence - Monday 16 November, 2015

Galway hurlers vote against keeping Anthony Cunningham as manager - reports

A majority of the players have also said they won’t play next season if he is retained.

# no-confidence - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Enda Kenny isn't out of the woods yet over Fennelly

The Taoiseach will face a motion of no confidence this week.

# no-confidence - Friday 11 September, 2015

Serena Williams' conqueror had booked a flight home for the day of the final

The victory was a shock to everyone, including the player herself.

# no-confidence - Monday 9 February, 2015

Australia's PM: 'We've bitten off more than we could chew'

The controversial PM has been fighting for his job.

# no-confidence - Monday 2 February, 2015

Seán Barrett says opposition parties are entitled to question his decisions

He said he made remarks last Friday in the “heat of the moment” during an RTÉ interview.

# no-confidence - Friday 12 December, 2014

It looks like this man could be facing a motion of no confidence pretty soon

Ceann Comhairle Seán Barrett is increasingly unpopular amongst opposition TDs.

# no-confidence - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Poll: Do you have confidence in the Taoiseach? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you have confidence in the Taoiseach?

A confidence motion will be debated in the Dáil later today.

# no-confidence - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Enda Kenny is facing a motion of no confidence next week

The vote will coincide with an anti-water charges protest planned for next week.

# no-confidence - Monday 10 November, 2014

Wicklow County Council votes for water charges to be scrapped

Councillors voted no confidence in Irish Water.

# no-confidence - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Minister denies resource issue in area where 13 patients have died by suicide

Nine psychiatrists have withdrawn confidence in the clinical management of the mental health service in the Carlow-Kilkenny-South Tipperary.

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