Gearing up for a Green revival
The climate crisis has turned young voters’ minds to the environment, while the popularity of Fine Gael’s European candidates is not matched on the home front
Elections are full of both danger and opportunity for party leaders. The last European and local elections in 2014 cost Labour leader Eamon Gilmore his job, with the scale of the losses alarming TDs in the party.
But if the trend in this Sunday Business Post/Red C poll continues at the ballot boxes next Friday, then Green Party leader Eamon Ryan will be celebrating a rebirth for his party, eight years after it was wiped out...
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Proposal for expert panel to review capital projects over €100m
Large public capital projects could be run through an “independent panel of international experts” as part of public spending reforms, according to the Department of Public Expenditure
State body to reissue €28m office supplies contract
The contract covers the supply of office stationery to a range of government bodies and agencies, including the HSE, universities, hospitals, councils and schools
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Fine Gael ‘will go to war’ if Bailey runs as independent
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