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# stability-treaty - Thursday 13 December, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Referendum Commission head criticises government’s Fiscal Compact book Fiscal Compact

Referendum Commission head criticises government’s Fiscal Compact book

Justice Kevin Feeney says the Government’s booklet, separate to its own, caused “confusion among the public”.

# stability-treaty - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Referendum roundup: Your last-minute information station

Campaigning on the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ side shut down at 2pm today. As you get your voting card ready for tomorrow’s poll, TheJournal.ie pushes aside the political point-scoring…

# stability-treaty - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Column: Low rate of lending to Germany has put them in driving seat

The gap between those who can access the markets and those who can’t continues to wide, writes Nick Leeson…

# stability-treaty - Monday 28 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie ‘Yes’ to babies: Two Sinn Féin TDs welcome new sons on Ard Fheis weekend Sonny Weather

‘Yes’ to babies: Two Sinn Féin TDs welcome new sons on Ard Fheis weekend

It’s been a busier pre-referendum week for Pearse Doherty and Peadar Tóibín than for most…

# stability-treaty - Sunday 27 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Kenny appeals to public to assist recovery with Yes vote Referendum

Kenny appeals to public to assist recovery with Yes vote

In a televised address, the Taoiseach insists the Fiscal Compact would not allow other countries to dictate Ireland’s affairs.

# stability-treaty - Thursday 24 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Referendum roundup: 7 days to go Fiscal Compacted

Referendum roundup: 7 days to go

Austerity treaty, stability treaty or somewhere in between? TheJournal.ie keeps you up to date with our evening Fiscal Compact referendum bulletin.

# stability-treaty - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie What do YOU want to know about the referendum? Your Questions

What do YOU want to know about the referendum?

Tired of the political squabbles between the campaigners? TheJournal.ie is going to help you find out the answers to the questions you have about what voting ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ will ACTUALLY mean. Read on to participate…

# stability-treaty - Thursday 17 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie AS IT HAPPENED: The Last Word’s Fiscal Compact debate Live

AS IT HAPPENED: The Last Word’s Fiscal Compact debate

We’ll be watching and updating you as the ‘No’ and ‘Yes’ campaigners take each other on in front of Today FM’s Matt Cooper this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie Swingers: latest poll shows 35 per cent of referendum voters ‘don’t know’ Euref

Swingers: latest poll shows 35 per cent of referendum voters ‘don’t know’

Government under pressure to ensure the one-third of voters head towards a Yes vote.

# stability-treaty - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Referendum roundup: 15 days to go Fiscal Compacted

Referendum roundup: 15 days to go

Austerity treaty, stability treaty or somewhere in between? TheJournal.ie keeps you up to date with our evening Fiscal Compact referendum bulletin.

# stability-treaty - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Referendum roundup: 16 days to go Fiscal Compacted

Referendum roundup: 16 days to go

Austerity treaty, stability treaty or somewhere in between? TheJournal.ie keeps you up to date with our evening Fiscal Compact referendum bulletin.

# stability-treaty - Sunday 13 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are you happy with the quality of the referendum campaigns? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you happy with the quality of the referendum campaigns?

Declan Ganley’s back in the fray, as Michael Noonan fears election fatigue. How do you feel so far?

From TheJournal.ie Ganley to campaign for No vote in Fiscal Compact referendum Referendum

Ganley to campaign for No vote in Fiscal Compact referendum

The veteran of the Lisbon campaigns has revived Libertas to oppose the treaty – but Simon Coveney has already accused him of showing “flawed thinking”.

# stability-treaty - Friday 11 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Government accused of designing referendum guide ‘to mislead public’ Referendum

Government accused of designing referendum guide ‘to mislead public’

Sinn Féin’s Caoimhghín Ó Caoláín says the Stability Treaty guide being sent to homes understates the loss of sovereignty.

# stability-treaty - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Kenny: SF’s ‘No’ vote would be a ‘lethal injection’ to economy Referendum

Kenny: SF’s ‘No’ vote would be a ‘lethal injection’ to economy

Enda Kenny takes aim at opponents to the Fiscal Compact and their proposals for enforcing a balanced Budget.

# stability-treaty - Saturday 5 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Have you read the fiscal treaty? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you read the fiscal treaty?

It’s 24 pages – but do you plan to read it before voting?

From TheJournal.ie Martin challenges Gerry Adams to head-to-head debate – but will Adams do it? Referendum

Martin challenges Gerry Adams to head-to-head debate – but will Adams do it?

The Fianna Fáil leader criticised Adams’ ‘virtual absence’ from the referendum campaign to date.

# stability-treaty - Friday 4 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie MEP disputes Referendum Commission’s claim on ESM veto Referendum

MEP disputes Referendum Commission’s claim on ESM veto

The Referendum Commission’s booklet says a No vote means no access to ESM funding – but Paul Murphy MEP disagrees.

# stability-treaty - Thursday 3 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Fianna Fáil campaign: referendum has nothing to do with daily politics Eu Ref

# stability-treaty - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Noonan stands by comments over ‘more difficult’ Budget if Ireland votes No Referendum

Noonan stands by comments over ‘more difficult’ Budget if Ireland votes No

In Brussels, the finance minister says his comments were “a statement of principle” – saying a No vote will hit growth.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: How are you voting in the Fiscal Compact referendum? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How are you voting in the Fiscal Compact referendum?

The first major debate between the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ camps was televised last night – so where do you stand as of this morning?

# stability-treaty - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

From TheJournal.ie AS IT HAPPENED: The Europe Debate with Vincent Browne on TV3 Liveblog

AS IT HAPPENED: The Europe Debate with Vincent Browne on TV3

Join TheJournal.ie as we track the hits and misses of the first major televised debate between the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ camps in the Fiscal Compact referendum.

From TheJournal.ie Noonan warns: Budget 2013 will be harsher if Ireland votes No Michael Noonan

Noonan warns: Budget 2013 will be harsher if Ireland votes No

The finance minister says next year’s Budget will be “dramatically more difficult” – prompting scorn from opposition parties.

# stability-treaty - Sunday 29 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine stories you need to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie New poll shows voters set to back EU fiscal treaty Fiscal Treaty

New poll shows voters set to back EU fiscal treaty

However the opinion poll in today’s Sunday Business Post shows that the gap between the Yes and No votes is narrowing.

# stability-treaty - Saturday 28 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael and Labour urge electorate to vote Yes on treaty Referendum

Fine Gael and Labour urge electorate to vote Yes on treaty

Simon Coveney called on people to read the Treaty for themselves before making up their mind on how to vote.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Hollande wants to re-negotiate the treaty – but what does that mean for Ireland? Opinion

Column: Hollande wants to re-negotiate the treaty – but what does that mean for Ireland?

François Hollande has made it clear he is not a fan of the fiscal compact or the stability treaty, writes Eoin O’Malley. Now he seems to be encouraging the Irish to vote No.

# stability-treaty - Friday 27 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin criticises Honohan’s call for a Yes vote Referendum

Sinn Féin criticises Honohan’s call for a Yes vote

The party said the Central Bank governor is entitled to his own opinion as an individual but should not be using his role to endorse the treaty.

# stability-treaty - Thursday 26 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie READ: The Oireachtas’ briefing note on the Fiscal Compact Treaty Referendum

READ: The Oireachtas’ briefing note on the Fiscal Compact Treaty

The Leinster House library has put together an impartial guide for TDs and Senators, and has shared it with the public.

From TheJournal.ie Column: If Ireland votes no, how would we finance the country? Here’s how Opinion

Column: If Ireland votes no, how would we finance the country? Here’s how

The debate about what would happen if Ireland votes no is based on worst case scenarios. We should focus on real alternatives, write Michael Taft and Tom McDonnell.

# stability-treaty - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Is this Stability Treaty video from the Government’s website biased? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is this Stability Treaty video from the Government’s website biased?

Sinn Féin reckons the website breaches rules which bar the government from spending money on a Yes or No campaign.

From TheJournal.ie SF challenges legality of Fiscal Compact website, says it is ‘incomplete’ Referendum

SF challenges legality of Fiscal Compact website, says it is ‘incomplete’

Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary McDonald said that stabilitytreaty.ie is lacking in information as the party seeks legal advice on whether or not it is in breach of the McKenna judgement.

# stability-treaty - Friday 20 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Friday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

# stability-treaty - Thursday 12 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton to helm Labour’s ‘Yes’ campaign in referendum Referendum 2012

Joan Burton to helm Labour’s ‘Yes’ campaign in referendum

The party will be ‘pulling out all the stops’ to urge voters to back the treaty, Burton said.