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Howlin: Fianna Fáil moving closer to Sinn Féin position on Irish Water

BreakingNews.ie - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Acting Minister for Public Reform Brendan Howlin has said that Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin discuss a coalition, as they have similar positions on Irish Water.
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Stephen Collins: New government will test the mettle of the Independents

Irish Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Labour Party came back to life in the Dáil during the week with strong speeches from deputy leader Alan Kelly and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin setting out the case for Irish Water. Labour can carve out a distinctive ...
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Up to €900m will now be available for next budget

Irish Independent - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
In what was probably his last speech as Public Expenditure Minister Brendan Howlin said our national debt now stands at the European average.
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Nicola Anderson: Kelly's spirit undampened as he takes up super soaker for last ministerial speech

Irish Independent - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
"It's his last sentence," yelled Brendan Howlin, who seemed as frustrated as his Labour Party colleague. It wasn't quite - but it was his last page.

New leaders Leo, Sean and Mary Lou to provide best prospects of New Politics

Irish Independent - ‎Apr 27, 2016‎
Brendan Howlin, almost 60 years old, is the TD most associated with the harsh regime of austerity. To recreate an entirely new image with that baggage seems insurmountable.

Gerard Howlin

Irish Examiner - ‎Apr 19, 2016‎
Gerard Howlin. What is at stake is a radically different use in other hands of potent instruments of control - namely time and information, writes Gerard Howlin.

We discussed doing a deal with Labour - Murphy

Irish Independent - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
During the same period, Mr Ryan held talks with several senior Labour figures, including acting Tanaiste Joan Burton and acting public expenditure minister Brendan Howlin about the same proposal. He also spoke to Ms Burton's chief-of-staff, Ed Brophy.

Analysis: Bending rules on spending likely for public service

Irish Times - ‎Apr 21, 2016‎
And on budget day, Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and Minister for Public Expenditure Brendan Howlin kept their word. However, they also provided for supplementary estimates of another €1.6 billion - mostly in the departments of health and social ...

Mock Dáil produces a national unity government - in just 90 minutes

Irish Times - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
Michael Healy-Rae (Ind) - Transport. Brendan Howlin (Lab) - Jobs. Mary Lou McDonald (SF) - Education. Michael McGrath (FF) - Communications.

Varoufakis: Trichet's ultimatum to Ireland was like an idle suicide threat

Irish Independent - ‎Apr 23, 2016‎
Brendan Howlin has said that Varoufakis "went off on his motorbike to his holiday island", leaving poor and elderly Greeks going through dumpsters looking for food.
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Labour members set to reject Fine Gael alliance

Irish Times - ‎Apr 18, 2016‎
Tánaiste Joan Burton and Minster for Public Expenditure Brendan Howlin were said by sources to be “very sceptical” about another coalition and it was added that the reaction from the party grassroots had been “very, very, cool”.

Move by Joan Burton will mean lower pensions for 400000 workers

Irish Independent - ‎Apr 20, 2016‎
The decree was signed by Ms Burton earlier this month "having consulted with the Minister for Public Expenditure", Brendan Howlin. It advises trustees of defined benefit schemes to apply a charge of minus 0.3pc on the value of funds for deferred ...

All changed, changed utterly for the odd couple of Irish politics

Irish Independent - ‎Apr 22, 2016‎
Enda and Joan may never have been personally close, but the body language between Michael Noonan and Brendan Howlin suggested a rapport forged through tough times, such as facing down the Troika engineers when they were in town.

New era for St Mary's College

Dundalk Democrat - ‎Apr 20, 2016‎
The Marist Fathers are most grateful to the acting Minister for Education Jan O'Sullivan and acting Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin, for authorising this project to proceed to construction stage. The Marist Fathers also wish ...
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Burton plots left alliance to prop up Kenny's minority government

Irish Independent - ‎Apr 16, 2016‎
Also in attendance were her would-be successors Alan Kelly, currently Labour's deputy leader, and Brendan Howlin, who wants the top job without an election.

FOI Bodies - Tips On How To Effectively Implement Your Publication Scheme

Mondaq News Alerts (registration) - ‎Apr 24, 2016‎
Brendan Howlin TD (then Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform) published a Model Publication Scheme and Guidance in October 2015.

Plaid Cymru bids farewell to Carmarthenshire politician

Carmarthen Journal - ‎Apr 16, 2016‎
His work in the EU's Committee of Regions has received glowing praise from nations and regions across Europe including Ireland's Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin TD, who congratulated Rhodri Glyn on his work around ...

Steve Smith: Oingo Boingo Day in L.A. set for April 20; Judge approves suit against Led Zeppelin; Steve Miller ...

LA Daily News - ‎Apr 16, 2016‎
... comedy) and their trademark biggie, “Dead Man's Party.” The Johnny Vatos Oingo Boingo Dance Party, fronted by vocalist Brendan McCreary, plays the Gaslamp in Long Beach on May 7, as well as their traditional Halloween gigs on Oct. 28 at the Rose ...
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