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Niall Collins and the clemency letter

You will be reading a lot about Fianna Fáil TD Niall Collins in the next few days. The 41-year-old Limerick TD and has landed himself in hot water because he wrote to a judge seeking leniency for a convicted drug … Continue reading

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Your WTF Irish political moments of 2013. (videos)

If a politician has the misfortune of saying or doing something stupid it will undoubtedly make its way to YouTube. This year has been a classic. From Senator Terry Leyden telling the Seanad that Hitler and Mussolini were ‘good christians’, … Continue reading

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‘I won’t work for free’ – David Norris (VIDEO)

In the Seanad today, the senators were busy talking about their favourite subject – themselves. Senator David Norris got up to speak during the order of business to discuss the Seanad. During his five-minute speech he managed to talk about … Continue reading

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The most bizarre moments from the Seanad so far this year. (video)

We are voting in a referendum to abolish or keep the Seanad on Friday October the 4th. Most people will have the opportunity for the first time in their lives to have a say on matters relating to the Seanad. … Continue reading

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