Sinn Fein Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Senators accused of drinking during water tax debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Independent.ie

    The Seanad descended into chaos yesterday when a Sinn Fein senator accused his senate colleagues of being drunk during last week's late night debate on water charges. The accusation comes as new figures reveal spending in the Dail's two bars increased by 30pc on the day the Government debated legislation relating to next year's Budget.

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  2. Rally in support of park named after McCreesh thumbnailRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Newrydemocrat.com

    SINN Fein MLA Mickey Brady has said that there is a strong feeling within the local Ballybot community about the campaign to have the Raymond McCreesh Play Park renamed. The MLA was speaking after he submitted over 1000 signed letters supporting the name of Raymond McCreesh Park into Newry and Mourne District Council.

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  3. Two arrested in probe into death of Jean McConvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... a flurry of activity this year, with a series of arrests, the most high-profile being the four-day detention of Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams. She became one of the "Disappeared" victims of the Troubles until a heavy storm revealed her burial ...

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  4. Brandywell stadium: no funding applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Derry Today

    ... to meet the standards required for top European matches, has become a political football between the SDLP and Sinn Fein. In response to the question on whether a design team had been appointed, Ms Ni Chuilin suggested that he needs to direct his ...

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  5. Oliver Callan does Enda Kenny, and talks Irish Water, emigration, and the Devil's mickeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... massage with Scarlett Johannsen as well. If none of that works we'll just say - quick look at what Gerry Adams and Sinn Fein are doing over there! Then I'll tickle Micheal Martin in his special place and before you know it - FF and FG shacked up ...

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  6. Villiers issues blunt ultimatum over talks dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Fermanagh Today

    ... facing Stormont, particularly the non-implementation of welfare reforms - something which had been blocked by Sinn Fein, and has led to penalties being levied against Northern Ireland. On Friday, reports emerged that Sinn Fein had finally softened ...

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  7. Adams hopeful as parties prepare for Stormont talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | RTE.ie

    ... are due to resume at Stormont House tomorrow morning. On Friday the five parties (the DUP, the Ulster Unionists, Sinn Fein, the SDLP and Alliance) achieved what Charlie Flanagan described as a significant breakthrough, when, for the first time, they ...

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  8. Why the Sinn Fein critique needs to evolve beyond attacking AdamsRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | Slugger O'Toole

    I have been to a few year end review panels over the past month and one thing that I have heard repeated time and again is that Sinn Fein have had a good year. Think about this for a moment, the party President was questioned by the PSNI and there were two very difficult Spotlight programmes for the party to face and the end result is, they are up nearly 4% on average than they were last year.

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  9. Only two in five say they will pay new water chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... 14pc said "it depends", while 10pc said they "don't know". Those opposed to paying the charges are highest among Sinn Fein voters (55pc) and supporters of Independents (34pc). They are also more likely to be aged between 45 and 54 and be living in ...

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  10. Is Fitzmaurice the Messiah to break the political mould?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... the Kennys, and Labour - have done little for the working poor outside of ongoing attempts to reform them. As for Sinn Fein, while breakfast-roll man will threaten to vote for them, in his heart he knows SF are the party of the welfare classes. ...

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  11. Politicians who seek to erase the past can still be defeated by itRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Independent.ie

    Sinn Fein has been hurt badly by Mairia Cahill's revelations, whether it's ready to face the truth or not The revelations made by Mairia Cahill are seen to have done considerable damage to the reputation of Sinn Fein and some of its leading members, according to our Sunday Independent/Millward Brown opinion poll If there's one thing politicians of all ideological slants share in common, it's a talent for instant amnesia. They can forget what they said and did last week in order to say something entirely different this one.

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  12. No light, but darkness visibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Independent.ie

    Two months after the revelations, the poll shows that voters have developed deep concerns about the party's truthfulness and refusal to accept its accountability to the Irish public. Yesterday, the Ceann Comhairle, Sean Barrett, accused Sinn Fein of using him as a "pawn to deflect attention" from issues such as the Mairia Cahill affair.

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  13. On Welfare and the Budget, reality for Stormont is acceptableRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... and other public expenditure issues it hardly came as a surprise that most local politicians - and not only Sinn Fein - at first adopted the line that whatever they are we're against them. After a major shift of the UK government's approach to ...

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  14. Delight at Obama move to end blockade on CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Irish Republican News

    ... in Ireland for the island nation in its 54 year defiance of the blockade and the deprivation it helped to cause. Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams welcomed the historic agreement to begin dismantling the trade embargo, reportedly brokered by Pope ...

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  15. Derry name issue reignitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Irish Republican News

    ... Hall, was expected to include the official title 'Mayor of Derry Kevin Campbell'. This was in reference to the Sinn Fein Councillor for Creggan who held the post at the time of the unveiling in June 2013. But DUP Councillor Drew Thompson had ...

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  16. NI talks set to resume next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | BBC News

    The DUP and Sinn Fein said no deadline had been set but a solution would require hard work from all parties. "If we can't get agreement, particularly on the public finances, I think we have a real problem here," the DUP's Jeffrey Donaldson said.

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  17. Undercover TV team documents abusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Irish Republican News

    ... were "intolerable" and that he had been briefed on the situation by Ministers Leo Varadkar and Kathleen Lynch. Sinn Fein's Caoimhghin O Caolain raised the issue in parliament. He said it was unacceptable that "our voiceless in care" depend on ...

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  18. Sinn Fein hails recognition for PalestineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Irish Republican News

    The Dublin parliament has become the latest in Europe to call on its governments to recognise an independent state of Palestine after a motion by Sinn Fein was passed unanimously. In response, the Israeli foreign ministry accused the parliament of giving voice to "statements of hatred and antisemitism directed at Israel in a way which we have not heard before".

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  19. A people 'forced onto the streets'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Irish Republican News

    ... provoke trouble. Some were filmed assaulting protestors at a city centre demonstration late on Wednesday evening. Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams described the turnout at the rally as "real democracy". "Nobody ever gave anybody rights, you have to take ...

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  20. Cameron Storms OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Irish Republican News

    ... and allowed for a billion pounds worth of loans which Stormont could repay (with interest) over a 25-year period. Sinn Fein described the offer as "derisory". Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness said there was "no credible financial package on ...

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