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# Reilly

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# mixed prognosis
The doctor's long wait: Will James Reilly lose his seat in Dublin Fingal?
It’s down to the wire for the Fine Gael deputy leader, at the National Show Centre. Counting’s back under way at 10am.
# Bethany Home
'For the first time in 16 years we were treated the same as Catholics'
Mother and baby homes, including one group from a Protestant home, met with Minister James Reilly this month.
# Best Laid Plans
Pressure on Reilly after officials call his HSE reforms 'unworkable'
In briefing documents prepared for Leo Varadkar, the new health minister is told that “a more coherent approach” is needed.
# The Life of Reilly
Has James Reilly been ringing Fine Gael backbenchers to try and save his job?
The embattled Health Minister is expected to be moved out of his portfolio in the imminent Cabinet reshuffle.
# I've Got Your Back
Does Enda Kenny have confidence in James Reilly?
The Taoiseach accused Micheal Martin of “never going near” difficult issues while he was Health Minister.
# the reshuffle
Video: Does Leo Varadkar want to be Minister for Health?
His name’s being linked with the role, as speculation continues ahead of the Cabinet reshuffle. But what does the Transport Minister think?
# The Life of Reilly
Analysis: James Reilly looks isolated, undermined and on the way out of government
The Health Minister has been under pressure for much of his time in office but now looks set to be replaced.
# Soda Popped
'Nobody hurt or afraid' as man throws bottle of cola at Health Minister
James Reilly was in Waterford today, but not everyone was happy to see him.
# Unpopular
Watch: Dozens of angry protesters heckle James Reilly at Roscommon Hospital
There’s been widespread opposition in the area to the decision to close the hospital’s Emergency Department.
# Pylons
Reilly letter “should be a concern for all citizens” – Labour senator
James Reilly raised concerns with Phil Hogan over the placing of electrical cables in his constituency.
Reilly emphatically rejects claims HSE knew about CRC top-ups
A former CRC chairman claimed that “very top people” at the HSE attended a 2009 meeting at which which privately-funded payments for staff were agreed to.
# Executive Pay
'This has got to stop': Reilly concerned about pay top-ups for some health chiefs
Remuneration for some hospital chiefs has caused controversy in the last 24 hours.
# drink bill
Alcohol Bill: Government confirms plans for minimum pricing, advertising restrictions
However a ‘working group’ is being set up to look at the recommendation that drinks industry sponsorship of sporting events should be banned.
# Budget 2014
Reilly: €666 million adjustment "toughest challenge I've had to face yet"
The Health Minister’s been tasked with overseeing a programme that will include €268 million in pay-related savings and €113 million from a ‘probity drive’ aimed at medical card holders.
# Northern Ireland
Four bailed over Fermanagh suspicious deaths
Olivia Reilly and Noel Reilly died within 24 hours of each other in Lisnaskea on Sunday and Monday last.
# Abortion
Reilly says he won’t be afraid to suspend abortion service as bill introduced in Dáil
In a historic moment, the Protection of Life during Pregnancy Bill has been introduced into the Dáil this morning.
# e-cigarettes
Reilly not convinced that electronic cigarettes are safe, orders review
The Health Minister says that he does not like the idea that the smokeless cigarettes are being promoted and sold on planes.
# INMO
INMO chief dismisses 'man who cried wolf' suggestions on strike action
Liam Doran says he doesn’t pay attention to newspaper commentary suggesting he regularly threatens industrial action.
# INMO
INMO president: Reilly "has shown little or no regard" for nurses, midwives
The INMO is to present the health minister with the findings of its trolley and ward watch initiatives, which show an increase in the amount of people on trolleys.
# Abortion
Reilly: Suicidal pregnant women won't have to face six-doctor panel
The Health Minister said that it the panel “was never going to be the case” and stressed that the heads of bill have not been finalised.
# Reilly
Reilly discussed Balbriggan as location for primary care centre with NAMA
The Health Minister insisted that “no specific address was mentioned” in discussions with NAMA in April of this year regarding the controversial issue of locations for primary care centres.
# Reilly
James Reilly has misled the Dáil - Opposition
Meanwhile, Jobs Minister Richard Bruton has described Reilly as a “reforming minister” and said he is satisfied with Reilly’s explanation about the criteria used for the primary care locations.
# Reilly
Quinn angry at being misled over primary care centres answer in Dáil
“The information was given was from Minister Reilly’s personal office and it clearly was wrong,” Ruairí Quinn told RTÉ radio this morning.
# Reilly
Reilly insists he had ‘no hand, act or part’ in choice of Balbriggan site
The Health Minister faced more questions about the selection of two sites in his constituency for proposed primary care centres in the Dáil this afternoon
# Reilly
Reilly: I'm not a bully, nothing inappropriate over primary care sites
The Health Minister gave a strong defence of his conduct in relation to the selection of sites for primary care centres, two of which are in his constituency.
# James Reilly
Explainer: Why is Health Minister James Reilly under pressure?
The Minister has come in for considerable criticism and scrutiny in recent days but why is he under pressure and what’s likely to happen in the coming weeks and months?
# Your Say
Poll: Should the price of cigarettes be increased?
The Health Minister James Reilly wants to increase the price of 20 cigarettes by around €6 in the next six years. What do you think?
# Not the News
Here is the week's news... skewed
BREAKING via The Mire wire: Reilly for Finance Minister? Too warm a welcome for RTÉ’s new MD of news?
# Reilly
James Reilly tells Dail: I have acted with complete propriety at all times
The Health Minister told the chamber that the current difficulties stem from ‘complex’ litigation.
# Reilly
Video: Health Minister James Reilly's statement to the Dáil
The full video of James Reilly’s statement to the Dáil following revelations about his appearance on a debt defaulters list in Stubbs Gazette.
# Reilly
Watch live: James Reilly's personal statement to the Dáil
Watch live coverage from the Dáil chamber of the Health Minister’s personal statement following news that he appears on a debt defaulters list in this month’s Stubbs Gazette.
# Reilly
James Reilly to address the Dáil at 9.55pm before adjournment at 10pm
The Health Minister is to give a personal statement this evening following revelations that his name has appeared on a debt defaulters list in relation to a nursing home purchase.
# Reilly
Pictures: James Reilly's name on the Stubbs Gazette defaulters' list
The Health Minister’s name has appeared in the magazine published today, causing much controversy as a result.
# Reilly
Health Minister’s business affairs ‘entirely in order’ insists Taoiseach
Enda Kenny was responding to revelations that James Reilly’s name is to be published in the debt monitoring magazine, Stubbs Gazette, this week.