We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

# Political nostalgia

All time
Rough and tumble: Here are 7 times Irish politics got physical
It's 20 years since Phil Hogan leaked the Budget and had to resign
SPOILER ALERT: This is the infamous TV appearance that led to Charlie Haughey's downfall
Taoiseach told the Irish Ballet Company were 'embarrassingly bad'
What did the Dáil do on their first day?
Maybe Labour should canvass with donkeys ... it worked in the 1940s
6 of the dirtiest insults thrown across the floors of the Dáil and Seanad
Bill Clinton turned on the Belfast Christmas lights 19 years ago today
We'll just leave this old picture of Eamon Gilmore in a polo neck right here
Check out this clip of Bertie Ahern talking about tax cheats in 1993
Water charges were scrapped in the mid-'90s, but what exactly happened?
'Dublin should not be allowed to play All-Ireland semi-finals in Croke Park'
Check out this short video of Charlie Haughey telling us 'we're living way beyond our means'
Check out this short video of former taoiseach Jack Lynch singing 'De Banks'
Political nostalgia: Hands up who still has a Lucinda Creighton beermat? ... Anyone?
IN IMAGES: 'Blood from a f***ing stone' - a decade of Budgets
So, here's what definitely WON'T be in Budget 2015...
'Plain ... but not horsefaced' - the ideal 1960s female Garda
Back in time: Would you vote for THIS 'Ming'?
Check out the Fine Gael website in 1998 and John Bruton talking about 'surfing the internet'
Back in time: This 'Pizza Delivery' leaflet from the PDs is truly bizarre...
Back in time: Recognise this "medical doctor" posing with Keith Duffy?
"You won't say quiet to me, sir": Check out this 2007 clip of Enda clashing with a furious Ceann Comhairle
Check out this video of Fianna Fáil minister Ray Burke 'baring his soul' to the Dáil in 1997
Check out this video of Albert Reynolds playing a small part in ending a hijacking crisis
Check out this abortion debate between William Binchy and Mary Robinson in 1983
Check out this Dáil row between Charlie Haughey, Dick Spring and John Bruton in 1991
Here's what Seán Gallagher and Micheál Martin looked like when they had a bit more hair...
Helicopter rides and cigars: Here's what dinner with Charlie Haughey was like in 1987