Archive for : January, 2011

Not sure how many days to go

24th January, 2011

What a sorry spectacle the Government made of itself at the weekend. Mr Cowen quit his party and the Greens quit Government. They quit......

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Responsible Opposition

23rd January, 2011

Brian Cowen’s resigned yesterday as Leader of Fianna Fail but not of the country. In doing so he became the first ever Fianna Fail......

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47 days to go.

22nd January, 2011

What a contrast. This weekend Enda Kenny is addressing the Alliance Party annual conference in Antrim. He is speaking to them as David Ford......

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Dart Underground Hearing

21st January, 2011

The view from Croke Park. Here making my presentation with Ray in the An Bord Pleanala hearing. Presentation to follow....

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48 days to go.

21st January, 2011

I know many of you will be waking up this morning with an even lower regard for politicians than you once had. Yesterday’s events......

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12th January, 2011

Big theme of Order of Business today. Shane Ross kicked 7 bells out of the Government in the Seanad today. Everyone picked up on this......

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The Moderns

9th January, 2011

Visited this wonderful exhibition in the Museum of Modern Art yesterday. Really super. Too big for one visit. On the way out took my......

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Interconnector Update

7th January, 2011

DART UNDERGROUND – SEANAD DEBATE Prior to Christmas, I raised the issue of the ongoing An Bord Pleanala oral hearing and the cost of......

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A funny one

6th January, 2011

I make an appearance in a Paddy Power tweeting bet, available HERE. Hope the fame doesn’t go to my head…….....

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Busy Day

5th January, 2011

Yesterday was my first day back in action. What a day it was. Was asked to go on Newstalk re Seanad abolition. On my......

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