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# Revolving Door

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# Revolving Door
The Explainer x Noteworthy: What are the problems with lobbying in Ireland?
Reporters Cormac Fitzgerald and Stephen McDermott tell Susan Daly about Noteworthy’s latest project which examined lobbying by former government officials.
THE MORNING LEAD
Revolving Door: Revealing the relationship between government officials and lobbyists
A report by
Cormac Fitzgerald and Stephen McDermott
At least 86 individuals who held senior positions in government have lobbied once or more since 2015.
Extent of lobbying by former senior public officials in Ireland revealed for the first time
At least 86 individuals who held senior positions in government have lobbied at least once since 2015
Expert: "The current one year cooling-off period is, in our view, inadequate"
The Explainer x Noteworthy: What are the problems with lobbying in Ireland?
Former Government officials' details missing from hundreds of lobbying returns
THE MORNING LEAD
Former Government officials' details missing from hundreds of lobbying returns
A report by
Stephen McDermott and Cormac Fitzgerald
Noteworthy and The Journal find almost 400 occasions where former Government officials incorrectly appeared as ‘ordinary’ lobbyists.
Former Government officials incorrectly appeared as 'ordinary' lobbyists on almost 400 occasions
Dozens of lobbyists said issues were down to an error and Sipo had been contacted to update returns
Expert: "The returns are not complete" and it is important for Sipo to pursue this
# Revolving Door
Watford appoint Slaven Bilic as manager after sacking Rob Edwards
The move represents the club’s 11th managerial change in four years.
All time
# Revolving Door
Dortmund sell striker Alcacer back to Spain and move to sign ex-Liverpool midfielder
Emre Can is on his way from Juventus.
# Revolving Door
Monaco replace Henry with former coach - three months after he was sacked
Leonardo Jardim is back in charge of the French club after Henry was sacked on Thursday.
# Revolving Door
Best and Stockdale fit again to boost Ulster after Thomond thumping
However, Darren Cave will be one of 18 injury absentees for the province after he underwent surgery on his thumb.
# Revolving Door
Crisis-hit Sporting fire new manager after just nine days
The Portuguese club is currently in a state of disarray after changes at boardroom level.
# Revolving Door
Another one bites the dust! Leeds are looking for their 10th manager in four years
Paul Heckingbottom has been shown the door after just 16 games in charge.
# Revolving Door
Time for change: Offaly and Derry are both on the lookout for new football managers
The tenures of Pat Flanagan and Damien Barton have come to an end.
# Revolving Door
Cockerill takes charge of Toulon as Ford axed after European exit
The former Tigers boss is Mourad Boudjellal’s third head coach this season.
# got got need
The one player every Premier League club needs to target this summer
Who do you want to see your club sign?
# Revolving Door
Watford are set to replace the man that guided them to promotion
This would be their fifth manager in 10 months.