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Entries Tagged as 'Alan Dukes'

After Killarney some feathers ruffled

March 22nd, 2010 · 1 Comment · Irish Politics

This morning I though we had lost an elder statesman such were the gushing tributes on twitter (twibutes!) from Fergus O’Dowd Louth FG TD. Fergus had come to twitter a few months ago to talk about his weight loss on Operation Transformation. Now we get progress reports (3 Stone gone)  interspersed with concerns about transport […]


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Alan Dukes and the Leather Waistcoat

February 26th, 2009 · 13 Comments · Irish Media, Irish Politics

Seriously it did take place – trendsetting last night on Tonight with Vincent Browne – I was not dreaming.  Former Minister for Finance and Leader of Fine Gael, Alan Dukes. Watch the whole thing  – Alan Dukes on Tonight with Vincent Browne


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Questions and Answers October 6th 2008

October 7th, 2008 · Comments Off on Questions and Answers October 6th 2008 · Blogging, Irish Politics, Live Blogging, Recession

We watched (make that endured) Peter Power FF Junior Minister, Joan Burton – Labour Party Finance Spokesperson, David McWilliams – Economist, Noel Whelan – Political Analyst/Barrister, and Alan Dukes – Former FG leader and Minister for Finance. Read about it here and also over at the new – the place all liveblogs go to….


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