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#No Confidence

# no-confidence - This year 2022

Eight go forward into first round of voting in the Tory leadership race
# UK Politics
# UK Politics

Eight go forward into first round of voting in the Tory leadership race

Updated Jul 12th 2022, 6:35 PM 47,188 Views 23 Comments

Prominent Boris Johnson loyalists backed Liz Truss in move to prevent Rishi Sunak entering No 10.

Taoiseach confident government will defeat no-confidence vote tomorrow
# Dail Motion
# Dail Motion

Taoiseach confident government will defeat no-confidence vote tomorrow

Updated Jul 11th 2022, 3:32 PM 43,194 Views 127 Comments

Several independent TDs have said they will not support the Sinn Féin motion.

'Not interested in snap elections': Boris Johnson welcomes support of MPs after confidence vote
# Uk Prime Minister
# Uk Prime Minister

'Not interested in snap elections': Boris Johnson welcomes support of MPs after confidence vote

Updated Jun 6th 2022, 8:00 PM 140,187 Views 68 Comments

Boris Johnson had warned Tory MPs against a “pointless fratricidal debate” about the party’s future.

Shehbaz Sharif set to become next Pakistan prime minister after parliament ousts Imran Khan
# Gone
# Gone

Shehbaz Sharif set to become next Pakistan prime minister after parliament ousts Imran Khan

Updated Apr 10th 2022, 10:57 AM 42,652 Views 17 Comments

Opposition parties won the no-confidence vote after several of Khan’s allies deserted him.

# no-confidence - Last year 2021

'Untrustworthy leadership' - Irish players write to government to express loss of faith in IRFU
# No Confidence
From The42
# No Confidence

'Untrustworthy leadership' - Irish players write to government to express loss of faith in IRFU

Dec 13th 2021, 10:50 AM 49,206 Views 61 Comments

A group of 62 current and former players have come together to signal their discontent.

Fianna Fáil TD Marc MacSharry resigns party whip and will vote against Simon Coveney in confidence motion
# No Confidence
# No Confidence

Fianna Fáil TD Marc MacSharry resigns party whip and will vote against Simon Coveney in confidence motion

Updated Sep 15th 2021, 5:32 PM 63,248 Views 107 Comments

The debate on the confidence motion is scheduled for this evening.

Taoiseach 'has confidence' in Simon Coveney, says spokesperson
# Zapponegate
# Zapponegate

Taoiseach 'has confidence' in Simon Coveney, says spokesperson

Updated Sep 8th 2021, 5:50 PM 51,160 Views 189 Comments

His comment comes after Mary Lou McDonald said today that Simon Coveney cannot stay on.

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 7,702 Views 7 Comments

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

# no-confidence - All time

'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 51,935 Views 215 Comments

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

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 48,321 Views 114 Comments

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

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 39,468 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 19,963 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 19,577 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 12,007 Views 60 Comments

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

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 11,341 Views 23 Comments

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

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 19,686 Views 79 Comments

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

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 49,559 Views 74 Comments

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

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 23,240 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.

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 12,770 Views 27 Comments

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

'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 27,753 Views 157 Comments

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

'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 20,657 Views 132 Comments

Harris will apologise for misleading the Dáil this week.

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 13,411 Views 25 Comments

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

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 25,883 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.

Theresa May facing possible 'no confidence' motion
# Brexit
# Brexit

Theresa May facing possible 'no confidence' motion

Nov 15th 2018, 1:29 PM 23,398 Views 75 Comments

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

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 12,692 Views 53 Comments

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

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 37,667 Views 188 Comments

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

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 30,188 Views 143 Comments

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

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 13,314 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.

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 19,744 Views 29 Comments

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

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 7,301 Views 21 Comments

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

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 16,674 Views 19 Comments

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

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 17,250 Views 31 Comments

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

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 66,650 Views 205 Comments

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

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 17,719 Views 27 Comments

‘This is an attempt at a political intervention.’

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 13,250 Views 49 Comments

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

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 25,237 Views 155 Comments

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

'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 26,745 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 23,144 Views 65 Comments

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

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 11,820 Views 39 Comments

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

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 7,208 Views 26 Comments

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

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