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FF Leader accuses Adams of continuing to dodge the truth

Fianna Fáil Leader Micheál Martin TD says Gerry Adams still has questions to answer as to how his party and the IRA dealt with allegations of sex abuse within their own ranks. Read More

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Full potential of Permanent TSB must be realised post stress tests - FF

Fianna Fáil Finance spokesperson Michael McGrath has welcomed reports that Bank of Ireland and AIB are likely to pass the ECB bank stress tests. However he warned that while the Irish banking sector is no longer on the critical list action is needed on range issues, in particular ensuring that Permanent TSB is put on a sound footing for the future and creating a more competitive banking environment for personal and business customers. Read More

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Health targets in tatters with 5 fold increase in numbers waiting more than 8 months – Kelleher

Fianna Fáil spokesperson on Health Billy Kelleher TD says Minister Varadkar needs to urgently tackle hospital waiting lists as the scale of the crisis across the country continues to spiral. Read More

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FF seeks Dáil debate on recognition of the State of Palestine

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs & Trade Brendan Smith TD has requested time in the Dáil to discuss a motion calling on the Irish Government to recognise the State of Palestine. Read More

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Fianna Fáil condemns cyber bullying campaign against Mairia Cahill

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Justice Niall Collins has said the party condemns in the strongest possible terms the deliberate online campaign being directed at Mairia Cahill as a result of her going public about her abuse. Read More

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Govt Agrees to FF Request for Dáil Debate on Rural Broadband

Govt lip-service to roll-out of rural broadband must change Read More

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Finance Bill must scrap property tax increase – FF

Fianna Fáil Finance spokesperson Michael McGrath has said the Government must take the opportunity of the Finance Bill this week to scrap the planned increase in property tax bills in two years’ time. Read More

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What did Minister Kelly Speak to Irish Water CEO About? – FF

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Environment, Barry Cowen TD, has called on the Minister for Environment to reveal what was discussed at his meeting with Irish Water CEO John Tierney today Read More

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Voluntary Sports clubs may now be liable for rates with Government Valuation Bill – Byrne

Senator Thomas Byrne has said the Government's Valuation Bill, which passed third stage in the Seanad today, will result in voluntary sports clubs being liable for commercial rates if they rent out pitches or club facilities to generate an income. Read More

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Garda Vetting must be made a priority for Department – McConalogue

Fianna Fáil’s spokesperson on Education Charlie McConalogue says it’s unacceptable that 40% of teachers working in Irish schools have not been taken through the process established to ensure child protection. Figures released this morning reveal that more than 36,000 teachers have not been through the Garda clearance process. Read More

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