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State of the Nation: Does cutting property tax make homelessness worse?
# Dáil Talk
# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Does cutting property tax make homelessness worse?

Sep 23rd 2014, 9:00 AM 3,626 Views 34 Comments

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

State of the Nation: To cut or not to cut?
# Dáil Talk
# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: To cut or not to cut?

Sep 22nd 2014, 8:58 AM 7,791 Views 9 Comments

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

State of the Nation: How's everyone feeling about Scotland saying 'No'?
# Dáil Talk
# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: How's everyone feeling about Scotland saying 'No'?

Sep 19th 2014, 9:06 AM 8,988 Views 39 Comments

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

State of the Nation: How will Ireland be affected if Scotland goes it alone?
# Dáil Talk
# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: How will Ireland be affected if Scotland goes it alone?

Sep 18th 2014, 9:00 AM 10,669 Views 34 Comments

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

State of the Nation: Everyone is really excited about the Dáil being back... right?
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# State Of The Nation

State of the Nation: Everyone is really excited about the Dáil being back... right?

Sep 17th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,017 Views 13 Comments

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

State of the Nation: Is Maurice McCabe ruining Frances Fitzgerald's honeymoon?
# Dáil Talk
# Dáil Talk

State of the Nation: Is Maurice McCabe ruining Frances Fitzgerald's honeymoon?

Sep 16th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,912 Views 20 Comments

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

Only 16% of emigrants were unemployed before they left Ireland
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# State Of The Nation

Only 16% of emigrants were unemployed before they left Ireland

Aug 26th 2014, 2:55 PM 12,871 Views 81 Comments

Overall emigration by Irish citizens is down 20% from last year.

Depth chart is Schmidt's focus before 6 Nations kick-off
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Depth chart is Schmidt's focus before 6 Nations kick-off

Jan 20th 2014, 3:04 PM 6,437 Views 15 Comments

The Ireland coach issued this missive before welcoming his squad to Carton House.

Micheál Martin gives his own State of the Nation speech
# Televised Address
# Televised Address

Micheál Martin gives his own State of the Nation speech

Dec 16th 2013, 11:19 PM 12,397 Views 100 Comments

In the speech broadcast on RTE One, the Fianna Fáil leader warned that Ireland is at risk of a two-tier recovery.

Here are the words that came up the most in Enda Kenny's speech tonight
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# State Of The Nation

Here are the words that came up the most in Enda Kenny's speech tonight

Dec 16th 2013, 12:54 AM 11,758 Views 42 Comments

It was all about jobs, people and Ireland in the Taoiseach’s televised address to the nation.

Video: Here’s what Enda Kenny had to say in his State of the Nation address
# Bailout Exit
# Bailout Exit

Video: Here’s what Enda Kenny had to say in his State of the Nation address

Dec 15th 2013, 10:48 PM 44,954 Views 381 Comments

In only the sixth State of the Nation address by a Taoiseach, Enda Kenny said the Government will work “might and main” to finish the job entrusted to it by the Irish people.

Analysis: The reaction to Enda Kenny's State of the Nation speech
# Bailout Exit
# Bailout Exit

Analysis: The reaction to Enda Kenny's State of the Nation speech

Dec 15th 2013, 10:46 PM 29,827 Views 187 Comments

Did you watch? What did you make of it?

Taoiseach to make televised address to the country on Sunday night
# Bailout Exit
# Bailout Exit

Taoiseach to make televised address to the country on Sunday night

Dec 11th 2013, 1:16 PM 18,411 Views 234 Comments

The address will be broadcast at 9.30pm on Sunday night on RTÉ One television.

Taoiseach could do 'State of the Nation' as ministers to mark bailout exit on Friday
# Bailout Exit
# Bailout Exit

Taoiseach could do 'State of the Nation' as ministers to mark bailout exit on Friday

Dec 11th 2013, 9:23 AM 7,178 Views 112 Comments

Enda Kenny’s involvement in events marking Ireland’s bailout exit this weekend has not been finalised leading to suggestions he could do a ‘State of the Nation’ address.

This is what YOU would do to improve Ireland
# Citizen Rule
# Citizen Rule

This is what YOU would do to improve Ireland

Aug 4th 2013, 9:15 AM 20,766 Views 101 Comments

Disused railways into cycle paths; flat fares; community schemes; co-op gardens on Nama lands – some of your spiffing suggestions on turning the current state of the nation on its head.

One year on, Enda Kenny won’t be repeating state of the nation address
# Budget 2013
# Budget 2013

One year on, Enda Kenny won’t be repeating state of the nation address

Dec 1st 2012, 8:00 AM 3,811 Views 41 Comments

The Taoiseach will not be repeating his address to the nation ahead of Wednesday’s Budget.

Italian parliament passes vote of confidence in Monti's government
# Italy
# Italy

Italian parliament passes vote of confidence in Monti's government

Dec 22nd 2011, 4:26 PM 814 Views 5 Comments

The Italian senate follows the chamber of deputies in passing a motion of confidence in Mario Monti’s technocratic cabinet.

WATCH: Italian welfare minister cries during austerity announcements
# Austerity
# Austerity

WATCH: Italian welfare minister cries during austerity announcements

Dec 5th 2011, 8:56 PM 6,975 Views 48 Comments

Elsa Fornero breaks down in tears as she announces moves to cut the link between welfare payments and inflation.

Opposition preparing televised responses to Enda's state of the nation speech
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# State Of The Nation

Opposition preparing televised responses to Enda's state of the nation speech

Dec 5th 2011, 11:49 AM 1,671 Views 20 Comments

Three RTÉ slots are expected to be made available to opposition politicians this evening, while TV3 will provide time on Wednesday.

'Merkozy' meet to plan stronger fiscal coordination across eurozone
# Euro
# Euro

'Merkozy' meet to plan stronger fiscal coordination across eurozone

Dec 5th 2011, 8:14 AM 1,176 Views 12 Comments

The German Chancellor and French President are meeting in Paris today to finalise their proposals for stronger fiscal coordination to stabilise the euro.

Watch: Taoiseach outlines challenges facing Ireland in state of the nation address
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# State Of The Nation

Watch: Taoiseach outlines challenges facing Ireland in state of the nation address

Dec 4th 2011, 11:10 PM 7,856 Views 101 Comments

Enda Kenny addressed the nation in a historic televised event this evening. Watch it now…

Here's what Taoiseach Enda Kenny told the nation... in a word cloud
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# State Of The Nation

Here's what Taoiseach Enda Kenny told the nation... in a word cloud

Dec 4th 2011, 10:57 PM 7,340 Views 15 Comments

Enda Kenny’s address to the nation visualised.

In full: Taoiseach Enda Kenny's address to the nation
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# State Of The Nation

In full: Taoiseach Enda Kenny's address to the nation

Dec 4th 2011, 10:31 PM 6,057 Views 34 Comments

Enda Kenny addressed the nation in a special televised statement tonight. Listen back and read the full text of his speech.

As it happened: Taoiseach Enda Kenny's state of the nation address
Live Dec 4th 2011, 8:50 PM

As it happened: Taoiseach Enda Kenny's state of the nation address

Taoiseach to address the nation tonight
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# State Of The Nation

Taoiseach to address the nation tonight

Dec 4th 2011, 12:28 PM 3,557 Views 48 Comments

Enda Kenny will speak to the nation about the upcoming budget in an address to be broadcast on television tonight.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Dec 3rd 2011, 8:14 PM 4,177 Views 6 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: The end of the affair: Herman drops out; why X Factor will trump the Taoiseach on TV3 tomorrow; and what students told a TD whose office they are occupying.

Poll: Will you watch the Taoiseach's state of the nation address?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you watch the Taoiseach's state of the nation address?

Dec 3rd 2011, 2:07 PM 7,385 Views 117 Comments

Ahead of an important week for the nation, the Taoiseach will be on our screens tomorrow night, but will you be watching?

TV3 says it can't interrupt X Factor for Taoiseach's state of the nation address
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# State Of The Nation

TV3 says it can't interrupt X Factor for Taoiseach's state of the nation address

Dec 3rd 2011, 1:30 PM 6,535 Views 75 Comments

The station has complained the government left it too late to announce details of Enda Kenny’s address to the nation and says it will broadcast it after the X Factor tomorrow night.

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Dec 2nd 2011, 8:00 PM 3,149 Views 4 Comments

Catch upon the day’s biggest stories as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Confirmed: Taoiseach's state of the nation address to happen this Sunday
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Confirmed: Taoiseach's state of the nation address to happen this Sunday

Dec 2nd 2011, 7:01 PM 4,809 Views 79 Comments

The much-anticipated speech will take place after the Nine O’Clock News on RTE One this Sunday.

No sign of Enda Kenny's 'state of the nation' address
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# State Of The Nation

No sign of Enda Kenny's 'state of the nation' address

Nov 30th 2011, 2:13 PM 3,857 Views 27 Comments

The Taoiseach told party colleagues earlier this month that he would give a televised address outlining the state’s position.

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