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# yfg - Saturday 17 April, 2021

Tánaiste backs school catch-up plan for students during summer months
# YFG Conference
# YFG Conference

Tánaiste backs school catch-up plan for students during summer months

Apr 17th 2021, 7:00 PM 85,019 Views 109 Comments

Fine Gael is to launch a Youth Commission to consider how the party can “regain the top spot among voters under 35″.

# yfg - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Youth wing of Fine Gael to vote against coalition as Varadkar warns of 'political crisis' if deal doesn't go through
# YFG
# YFG

Youth wing of Fine Gael to vote against coalition as Varadkar warns of 'political crisis' if deal doesn't go through

Jun 17th 2020, 1:59 PM 28,551 Views 118 Comments

“Fine Gael’s distinct identity will be irreparably jeopardised by entering government with Fianna Fáil and the Green Party,” it said.

# yfg - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

New Young Fine Gael chairman says his 'coathanger abortion' comment was 'atrocious'
# YFG
# YFG

New Young Fine Gael chairman says his 'coathanger abortion' comment was 'atrocious'

Mar 27th 2018, 12:05 AM 54,193 Views 74 Comments

Killian Foley-Walsh was elected over the weekend to lead the youth wing of the party.

# yfg - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Enda is hanging out with Young Fine Gael this weekend as they go to the polls
# Yfg Elections
# Yfg Elections

Enda is hanging out with Young Fine Gael this weekend as they go to the polls

Nov 26th 2016, 8:20 AM 10,874 Views 66 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny will attend the Young Fine Gael conference this weekend.

# yfg - Monday 8 February, 2016

Controversy after YFG member tweets altered image of Mary Lou McDonald on beach
# Booby Sands
# Booby Sands

Controversy after YFG member tweets altered image of Mary Lou McDonald on beach

Feb 8th 2016, 10:36 AM 75,997 Views 181 Comments

The Sinn Féin deputy pointed to the picture as an example of “everyday sexism”.

# yfg - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

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 11,804 Views 39 Comments

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

# yfg - Saturday 31 October, 2015

'Appalled' members will try to overthrow Young Fine Gael's entire leadership next month
# Internal Affairs
# Internal Affairs

'Appalled' members will try to overthrow Young Fine Gael's entire leadership next month

Oct 31st 2015, 7:30 AM 30,286 Views 99 Comments

Tensions are mounting within the youth wing of Fine Gael.

# yfg - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

'Complete farce': YFG silent on sudden and mysterious departure of president
# Young Fine Gael
# Young Fine Gael

'Complete farce': YFG silent on sudden and mysterious departure of president

Oct 27th 2015, 4:50 PM 55,990 Views 118 Comments

The sudden departure of Padraig O’Sullivan has caused controversy in Fine Gael’s youth wing.

# yfg - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Are Renua poaching Young Fine Gaelers by promising to run them in elections?
# Poaching
# Poaching

Are Renua poaching Young Fine Gaelers by promising to run them in elections?

Jul 25th 2015, 7:15 AM 10,670 Views 74 Comments

A text reportedly from a Renua member was circulated this week.

# yfg - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Young Fine Gael wants to reduce the minimum wage by €2 per hour
# Austerity
# Austerity

Young Fine Gael wants to reduce the minimum wage by €2 per hour

Jun 19th 2014, 4:54 PM 34,395 Views 201 Comments

Despite explanations that the youth wing doesn’t want workers to lose money, people are not impressed.

# yfg - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Young Fine Gael split on Seanad abolition
# Referendum
# Referendum

Young Fine Gael split on Seanad abolition

Jul 21st 2013, 7:57 PM 5,102 Views 37 Comments

Members met and voted at this weekend’s Garret Fitzgerald Summer School.

# yfg - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

FG distances itself from Young Fine Gael branch over abortion stance
# Fine Gael
# Fine Gael

FG distances itself from Young Fine Gael branch over abortion stance

Nov 20th 2012, 9:57 AM 9,481 Views 69 Comments

The Trinity branch of Young Fine Gael has backed calls for the government to bring forward X Case legislation and for abortion up to 10 weeks of pregnancy to be made legal.

# yfg - Monday 30 July, 2012

FG youth wing says teachers should be forced to correct State exams
# State Exams
# State Exams

FG youth wing says teachers should be forced to correct State exams

Jul 30th 2012, 11:52 AM 4,453 Views 48 Comments

Delegates to Young Fine Gael’s summer school pass a motion saying teachers’ summers should be spent correcting papers.