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A Sligo Leitrim TD says a gun threat to his office shows how ‘careful’ politicians need to be about their security.   Someone called Martin Kenny’s office in Leinster House yesterday, and made threats against gardai and TDs.   It comes two years after an arson attack on his car…

Waiting a few more weeks for a mica redress scheme is acceptable, if it means it’ll be right. That’s according to the Agriculture Minister who spoke to 50 children from across Donegal this afternoon. They were protesting at the gates of Leinster House calling for 100 percent redress. Charlie McConalouge…

  A Donegal musician and member of the Music and Entertainment Association is calling for a 50% increase in government funding for the sector.   Musicians will perform at the gates of Leinster House this morning as the Music and Entertainment Association publishes its Pre-Budget Submission.   Capacity at events…

Campaigners against the closure of post offices are to march on the Dail tomorrow. The march has been organised by groups nationwide to coincide the with return to business of the Dail after the summer break. Sinn Fein will then put forward a motion tomorrow night on the issue. Sinn…

Legislation: TDs have been calling for a repeal of the 8th amendment after the government introduced the referendum bill this morning. The Department of Health has also published a policy paper outlining what new laws the government will try to bring in if the 8th amendment is repealed. The policy…

A Sligo Fianna Fail TD has once again hit out at what he calls the government’s new ‘spin unit’. €5m was allocated by the government to the new unit in the 2018 Budget and it’s being headed by a Sligo native – former Failte Ireland executive John Concannon. Marc MacSharry…