05, · Leaking from private parliamentary meetings has become a time-honoured tradition of e Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael parties. In a normal political year, wi a Au or: Jennifer Bray. 13, · e question was: how much would Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil buy into e Green Party’s agenda. As it happened a lot more an one would have anticipated pre Au or: Harry Mcgee. 04, · Mr Varadkar on Wednesday night ned TDs and Senators in his party at a Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting to be careful who you ink your . 14, · e Fine Gael parliamentary party will hold a meeting is afternoon to plan for e new Dáil term. Brexit and climate change are two of e issues high up e agenda as government politicians. Fine Gael needs to prepare for a general election as soon as possible, a private meeting of e parliamentary party has heard. Minister for Rural and Community Development Michael Ring. 02, · Records show at, following a discussion at a Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting in February, Mr Heydon organised a meeting wi a delegation from e NAGP on February 28. 17 February - Fine Gael Press Office. e Fine Gael Parliamentary Party met for six hours to day and had a detailed discussion in which everyone had an opportunity to give eir view. We are preparing to go into Opposition. An Taoiseach and Fine Gael President, Leo Varadkar, told e Parliamentary Party at he relishes e challenge to lead a strong and effective Opposition for e . TÁNAISTE Leo Varadkar has said a ‘circuit break’ - a short, sharp lockdown - cannot be ruled out amid calls to overhaul how Nphet advice is handled at e Fine Gael parliamentary party. Fine Gael (/ ˌ f iː n ə ˈ ɡ eɪ l, ˌ f ɪ n-/, Irish: [ˌfʲɪnʲə ˈɡeːl̪ˠ]. English: Family (or Tribe) of e Irish), officially Fine Gael (United Ireland), is a liberal-conservative and Christian-democratic political party in e Republic of Ireland.Fine Gael is currently e ird-largest party in e Republic of Ireland in terms of members of Dáil Éireann and largest. FINE GAEL HAS is evening announced at it is preparing to go into Opposition following a meeting of e parliamentary party earlier today. Members met is afternoon to discuss how it should. An Taoiseach and Fine Gael President, Leo Varadkar, told e parliamentary party at he relishes e challenge to lead a strong and effective opposition for e benefit of e country. Fine Gael TD for Kildare Sou, tin Heydon, has been elected Chair of e Fine Gael Parliamentary Party, in a vote at a meeting of e Parliamentary Party tonight (Wednesday). TD for Carlow/Kilkenny Pat Deering, was elected Vice Chair, and TD for Dublin Nor West Noel Rock, was elected Secretary. Fine Gael has held a two-hour private meeting of its parliamentary party in Leinster House is evening amid a growing consensus at a General Election could take place early next year. Fine Gael has agreed for its representatives to take part in talks to form a government in e coming weeks. e parliamentary party members had originally suggested at ey were seeking to go into opposition, but would facilitate government talks between o er parties. Members appear to have changed eir tunes in recent days and on ursday ey agreed at ey would hold talks to be part . At tonight’s Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar urged party colleagues and members to vote in favour of e programme for government stating it is e right ing. 12, · e Fine Gael parliamentary party is meeting outside Newbridge in Co Kildare ahead of e return of e Dáil later is mon. Also on e agenda is e minority Government's first budget. It's understood at e Tánaiste Leo Varadkar said at e end of e Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting at ere appeared to be consensus in e room for bo a free vote on e issue A t a parliamentary party meeting last week, candidates signed an amended pledge confirming ey had revealed any matter, including views ey have held, which could be a breach of Fine Gael. Meanwhile, at e Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar said at it was very unfair of e HSE to dump on GPs e responsibility to resolve e testing. Feb 17, · e acting Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has told a meeting of e Fine Gael parliamentary party at he relishes e challenge to lead e Opposition. e party . O ER countries are living wi Covid-19 better an us and Ireland needs to re ink its strategy, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar has told e Fine Gael parliamentary party. OVER 1,000 extra college and university places be needed following errors wi e Leaving Cert calculated grades system, e Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting has been told. Fine Gael want to create a fair and caring Ireland where everybody is engaged in democracy, and where ere are no barriers to equal opportunity. e Party encourages initiative, in ation, investment and self . 05, · Outside e chamber, e parliamentary parties of Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil will meet arately to be briefed by eir members at took part in a six-hour policy discussion between e two. Apr 15, · e Fine Gael Parliamentary Party has approved a framework document on forming a government wi Fianna Fáil. After a ree and a half hour meeting at . Speaking at a Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting, Mr Harris said TDs and senators should not be deflated by e return of Fianna Fail's swagger and arrogance. e results were announced after a Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting is evening. Congratulations to e new members of e Fine Gael Parliamentary Party officer board:@RichardbrutonTD (Chair. Several members of e Fine Gael parliamentary party have said ey believe a general election is possible wi in weeks or even days. It follows a meeting of e Fine Gael parliamentary party. e Fine Gael leader also told TDs and Senators at e private party meeting at e public will want to know what e exit strategy is if e entire State goes to Level 5, e most severe Covid. e Ard-Fheis elects e president of e party, usually e parliamentary party leader, who already has been elected by e party’s representatives in e Oireachtas (Parliament) and e European Parliament. Fine Gael long averaged about 30 percent of e national vote, ough its support began to drop below at figure after 1982. Fine Gael TD for Kildare Sou, tin Heydon, has said he is honoured to have been elected Chair of e Fine Gael Parliamentary Party and will work hard to ensure at e issues at matter most to people are raised at Fine Gael Party meetings. However, Fine Gael said after a parliamentary party meeting and Varadkar said at he intends to lead his party into opposition wi little movement for a policy for government. e Cabinet will not adopt a finalised position today on e report but will allow for a ree-day Dá.il debate plus a special meeting of e Fine Gael parliamentary party next Monday. Fine Gael TD Bernard Durkan has launched a blistering attack on Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy during a private meeting of e parliamentary party. Wednesday, ember 04, - 22:00 PM By. Apr 15, · e Fine Gael parliamentary party has signed off on e framework document aimed at forming a coalition wi Fianna Fáil, wi TDs saying at . Fine Gael says it is preparing to go into opposition following a six hour meeting of e parliamentary party. Monday, February 17, - 20:52 PM Daniel McConnell. is conference will discuss changes to our constitution, propose policy initiatives arising from e Taking Ireland Ford Toge er policy platform published at e Árd Fheis, and also review e values at our party stand for. As everyone here knows, Fine Gael’s values are: Equality of Opportunity. Enterprise and Red. Integrity. Hope.. e Social Democrats have cancelled Tuesday's planned meeting wi Fine Gael, accusing e party of 'shadow-boxing' and ' eatrics'. On Monday, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar emerged from a six-hour parliamentary party meeting wi Fine Gael TDs and revealed at e party is planning to occupy e opposition benches in e Dail, claiming at e onus of Government formation rests wi Sinn Fein . Fine Gael's parliamentary party, chaired by Kildare Sou TD, tin Heydon, is meeting at e moment to discuss its options after e general election. Leo Varadkar will tell em he inks ey should only enter government as a last resort if ere's no o er workable way to avoid a second election. Speech by Party Leader Micheál tin at Parliamentary Party Meeting in Longford e agenda for e mon s ahead is absolutely clear. It’s hard to miss e fact at last week e Taoiseach announced at Fine Gael will finalise its manifesto before e middle of ember. Feb 17, · Varadkar emerged from a six-hour meeting wi Fine Gael’s parliamentary party on Monday night saying he relishes e chance to rebuild it from e opposition benches. 15, · Fine Gael's parliamentary party meeting is still ongoing. ree of e Green Party TDs abstained in e vote, but nine voted for it. While e mood in bo Fine Gael . e Irish Parliamentary Party (IPP. commonly called e Irish Party or e Home Rule Party) was formed in 1874 by Isaac Butt, e leader of e Nationalist Party, replacing e Home Rule League, as official parliamentary party for Irish nationalist Members of Parliament (MPs) elected to e House of Commons at Westminster wi in e United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland up until 1918. e Fine Gael leadership election was triggered in , when Enda Kenny resigned as party leader. Voting began by members of Fine Gael and Young Fine Gael on 29 . On 2 e Leo Varadkar was announced as e victor, beating rival Simon Coveney. Wi Fine Gael being e governing party at e time, is election effectively appointed a new Taoiseach for Ireland. e finalised framework document, which would form e basis of any future talks, will be circulated to e Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting at 2pm tomorrow where e document and e next.