Over 40 areas of bogs are to be de-designated as Natural Heritage Areas
Fine Gael newcomer Josepha Madigan joined by poll topper Shane Ross and Catherine Martin
The newly-elected TD is calling for a cross-party women’s caucus to ensure women’s issues are addressed in the Dáil
Catherine Martin says she would like to sit down with Donald Trump so he can face his fear of women
Newly elected TD Catherine Martin, of the Green Party, makes an impassioned call for the formation of a government in her first parliamentary speech.
Green Party leader urges consideration of cutting official relations with Egypt
Harry McGee speaks to Catherine Martin, Deputy Leader of the Green Party, who has been elected to the constituency of Dublin Rathdown. Video: Bryan O’Brien
The Dublin Rathdown candidate joined Seán Moncrieff for Quick Fire Candidates
The party leader criticised Government for returning to the economic model that created recession
The Department of ~Justice is examining the impact of a High Court ruling in which a bank’s application for summary judgement against a farmer and his wife was refused due to EU rules on unfair contracts.
Green Party TD uses maiden speech to urge action from main parties
Having a family often prevents women from entering politics, but the opposite was true for Catherine Martin.
The Government has been urged to ban the repossession of tens of thousands of homes because Irish courts may have failed to give at-risk families a full breakdown of their rights.
New research shows that almost 1 in 4 parents of children would not have baptised their child if they didn’t need it to gain entry to their local school.
It is unclear when parents will see changes to the rules that allow links between religion and school enrolment, despite Education Minister Richard Bruton’s plans to deal with the issue.
At least four classrooms burned down in blaze at Ballinteer gaelscoil in Co Dublin.
Many builders who went bust are back in business – but many people who bought defective houses from them are left without redress, the Dáil has been told.
Female TDs and Senators have agreed to set up a caucus in the Houses of the Oireachtas.
he State could be liable for illegal home repossessions, according to the Green Party.
Catherine Martin raises issue of ‘inept, incompetent, greed-driven building standards’.
Leader Eamon Ryan urges Taoiseach not to attend the White House on St Patrick’s Day
PROTESTERS gathered outside the US Embassy this evening with a message to Taoiseach Enda Kenny – ‘don’t offer a shamrock to Donald Trump on St Patrick’s Day’.
Interviewed by Michael Smith just after her election as a TD