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# no-confidence - Saturday 20 February, 2021

Thailand’s prime minister survives no-confidence vote amid allegations of mismanagement of economy and vaccines
# Thailand Protests
# Thailand Protests

Thailand’s prime minister survives no-confidence vote amid allegations of mismanagement of economy and vaccines

Feb 20th 2021, 8:40 AM 7,677 Views 7 Comments

It marked the second no-confidence test Prayuth’s government has faced since taking office in July 2019.

# no-confidence - Friday 6 November, 2020

'The opposition cannot sit idly by': Sinn Féin tables motion of no confidence in Leo Varadkar
# Dáil
# Dáil

'The opposition cannot sit idly by': Sinn Féin tables motion of no confidence in Leo Varadkar

Updated Nov 6th 2020, 8:17 PM 51,822 Views 215 Comments

A spokesman for the Tánaiste said Sinn Féin is “only interested in political mudslinging”.

# no-confidence - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

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

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

Dec 4th 2019, 8:51 AM 48,289 Views 114 Comments

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

# no-confidence - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Eoghan Murphy saved and Christmas election off the table as no confidence motion defeated
# Housing
# Housing

Eoghan Murphy saved and Christmas election off the table as no confidence motion defeated

Dec 3rd 2019, 10:21 PM 39,405 Views 177 Comments

The motion was defeated by three votes.

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

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

Dec 3rd 2019, 7:21 PM 19,900 Views 42 Comments

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
# No Confidence

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

Dec 3rd 2019, 2:11 PM 19,555 Views 26 Comments

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
# Housing
# Housing

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

Dec 3rd 2019, 6:05 AM 11,978 Views 60 Comments

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
# No Confidence
# No Confidence

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

Dec 2nd 2019, 3:34 PM 11,321 Views 23 Comments

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
# Eoghan Murphy
# Eoghan Murphy

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

Nov 27th 2019, 10:48 AM 19,657 Views 79 Comments

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
# No Confidence
# No Confidence

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

Updated Oct 31st 2019, 9:40 PM 49,504 Views 74 Comments

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
# Roman Ruins
# Roman Ruins

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

Updated Aug 20th 2019, 3:15 PM 23,219 Views 76 Comments

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
# Dr Michael Harty
# Dr Michael Harty

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

Feb 19th 2019, 9:42 AM 12,748 Views 27 Comments

“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
# Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital

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

Updated Feb 12th 2019, 2:56 PM 27,711 Views 157 Comments

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
# Health
# Health

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

Feb 11th 2019, 8:09 AM 20,586 Views 132 Comments

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
# Brexit Stage Left
# Brexit Stage Left

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

Jan 16th 2019, 7:15 AM 13,397 Views 25 Comments

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
# Opposition
# Opposition

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

Dec 17th 2018, 10:07 PM 25,861 Views 33 Comments

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
# Brexit
# Brexit

Theresa May facing possible 'no confidence' motion

Nov 15th 2018, 1:29 PM 23,375 Views 75 Comments

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
# Ousted
# Ousted

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

Sep 25th 2018, 10:34 AM 12,651 Views 53 Comments

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
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

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

Updated Sep 11th 2018, 6:34 PM 37,511 Views 188 Comments

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?
# No Confidence
# No Confidence

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

Sep 9th 2018, 10:00 PM 30,088 Views 143 Comments

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
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

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

Sep 3rd 2018, 12:43 PM 13,240 Views 111 Comments

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
# No Confidence
# No Confidence

Socialist Sanchez takes over in Spain as Rajoy ousted by parliament

Jun 1st 2018, 12:35 PM 19,725 Views 29 Comments

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
# Fired
# Fired

Ukip members vote to remove scandal-hit leader Henry Bolton

Feb 17th 2018, 5:16 PM 7,275 Views 21 Comments

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
# Racism Row
# Racism Row

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

Jan 22nd 2018, 10:52 AM 16,651 Views 19 Comments

“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
# EMERGENCY MEETING
# EMERGENCY MEETING

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

Jan 21st 2018, 5:20 PM 17,224 Views 31 Comments

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
# The E Word
# The E Word

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

Nov 23rd 2017, 10:24 PM 66,621 Views 205 Comments

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
# Trump
# Trump

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

Jul 19th 2017, 8:40 PM 17,702 Views 27 Comments

‘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

Fianna Fáil want the Commissioner to step down over garda scandals

May 14th 2017, 2:05 PM 13,221 Views 49 Comments

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
# We Go Again
# We Go Again

Enda Kenny wins confidence motion in the government

Feb 15th 2017, 10:58 PM 25,138 Views 155 Comments

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'
# No Confidence
# No Confidence

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

Jan 19th 2016, 9:38 PM 26,719 Views 82 Comments

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'
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

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

Jan 19th 2016, 11:48 AM 23,067 Views 65 Comments

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
# Internal Affairs
# Internal Affairs

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

Nov 18th 2015, 2:48 PM 11,777 Views 39 Comments

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
# Two Tribes Go To War
From The42
# Two Tribes Go To War

Galway hurlers vote against keeping Anthony Cunningham as manager - reports

Nov 16th 2015, 10:44 AM 7,165 Views 26 Comments

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
# Feeling Confident?
# Feeling Confident?

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

Sep 20th 2015, 7:50 PM 21,147 Views 145 Comments

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
# No Confidence
From The42
# No Confidence

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

Sep 11th 2015, 11:31 PM 7,728 Views 5 Comments

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'
# All Abbott Dat Bass
# All Abbott Dat Bass

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

Feb 9th 2015, 8:07 AM 11,791 Views 47 Comments

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
# Vote Of Confidence
# Vote Of Confidence

Seán Barrett says opposition parties are entitled to question his decisions

Feb 2nd 2015, 9:44 PM 16,050 Views 65 Comments

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
# Ceann Comhairle

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

Dec 12th 2014, 5:45 PM 12,231 Views 76 Comments

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
# Your Say

Poll: Do you have confidence in the Taoiseach?

Dec 9th 2014, 9:34 AM 30,211 Views 345 Comments

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

Enda Kenny is facing a motion of no confidence next week

Dec 4th 2014, 6:00 PM 21,864 Views 190 Comments

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

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