Garda Scandal - RTE – Enda Kenny – Martin McGuinness – Bus Eireann
Cormac was joined in studio by Helen Shaw, Managing Director of Athena Media, Tom McGurk, Broadcaster & Journalist, Donnacha O'Beachain, School of Law and Government, DCU, Colette Browne, Irish Independent Columnist and Vincent Boland, Ireland Correspondent with the Financial Times.
Brexit – RTE - Enda – London Terror Attack
Cormac was joined in studio by Martin Kenny, Sinn Fein TD for Sligo Leitrim, Fine Gael Senator Colm Burke, Fingal County Councillor Keith Redmond, Christina Finn, Political Correspondent with thejournal.ie and Gavan Titley, Senior Lecturer in Media Studies at NUI Maynooth, and on the line by Lord Tim Boswell.
The Death of Martin McGuinness
Cormac was joined in studio by Peader Toibin, Sinn Fein TD for Meath West, Fergus O'Dowd, Fine Gael TD for Louth, Brendan Smith, Fianna Fáil TD for Cavan/Monaghan, political commentator Patricia MacBride and Ray Bassett, Former Irish Ambassador to Canada, and on the line by Jeffrey Donaldson and Alastair Campbell.
Enda Kenny & Donald Trump - Brexit
John was joined in studio by Senator Gerard Craughwell, Claire Grady, Journalist & Former Editor of the Irish Independent, Former Senator Joe O'Toole, Larry Donnelly, Law Lecturer NUIG & Political Columnist and Ken Murphy, Director General of The Law Society of Ireland, and on the line by RTE's Western Correpondent Pat McGrath.
Enda Kenny - PAC - Brexit - Dutch Elections
John was joined in studio by David Cullinane, Sinn Fein TD for Waterford, Catherine Murphy, Social Democrats TD for Kildare North, Brian Hayes, Fine Gael MEP, Tara Buckley, Director General of RG DATA and Tony Foley, DCU Economist and on the line by Europe Editor Tony Connelly.
The Death of Bishop Eamonn Casey - A United Ireland - Referendum on Emigrant Vote
John was joined in studio by Senator Marie-Louise O'Donnell, Senator Rónán Mullen, Brendan Keenan, Irish Independent Business Columnist, historian Diarmaid Ferriter and Derek Mooney, Public Affairs Consultant.
Tuam - Northern Ireland
Cormac was joined in studio by Colm O'Gorman, Executive Director of Amnesty International Ireland, Gerard Howlin, Irish Examiner Columnist & Public Affairs Consultant, Patsy McGarry, Religious Affairs Correspondent for the Irish Times, Dr. Mary McAuliffe, Historian and Assistant Prof. at UCD Gender Studies and RTE Reporter Carole Coleman.
Tuam – Water Charges
Cormac was joined in studio by Eamon Ryan, Leader of the Green Party, Lynn Boylan, Sinn Féin MEP for Dublin, Michelle Mulherin, Fine Gael Senator, David Gibney, Right2Water & Mandate and Katherine O'Donnell, Justice for Magdalenes.
Tuam - Grace - Northern Ireland
Cormac was joined in studio by Margaret Murphy O'Mahony, Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Disability, Frank Feighan, Fine Gael Senator, Eamonn Donnelly, National Secretary of Health & Welfare, IMPACT, Christina Finn, Political Correspondent for thejournal.ie and journalist and author Deaglan de Bréadún.
The Week in Review
Cormac was joined in studio by Martin Mansergh, Former Fianna Fáil Minister, Ray Bassett, Former Irish Ambassador to Canada, Noeline Blackwell, CEO of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre, Blair Horan, Former General Secretary CPSU & member of the European Social Fund Committee and Fr. Joe McDonald, Parish Priest at St Matthew's Ballyfermot.
Water Charges - Bus Eireann
Cormac was joined in studio by Colm Brophy, Fine Gael TD for Dublin South-West, Robert Troy, Fianna Fail TD for Longford/Westmeath, Mattie McGrath, Independent TD for Tipperary, Sinead O'Carroll, News Editor of thejournal.ie and economist Moore McDowell.
Water Charges - Bus Eireann - Grace
Cormac was joined in studio by Joan Burton, Former Labour Party Leader, Marc MacSharry, Fianna Fáil TD for Sligo - Leitrim, Martin Conway, Fine Gael Senator, Michael O'Regan, Parliamentary Correspondent for The Irish Times and Economist Jim Power, and also on the line by Fine Gael TD Martin Heydon.
Political Situation - Brexit - Bus Eireann - Tesco Strike - Children's Hospital
Cormac was joined in studio by Neale Richmond, Fine Gael Senator, Ray Kavanagh, Former General Secretary of Labour Party, Gerard Howlin, Irish Examiner Columnist & Former Senior Political Adviser, Colette Browne, Irish Independent Columnist and Gerald Flynn from Align Management Solutions.
Political Situation - Retirement Age - Bus Eireann
Cormac was joined in studio by John Brady, Sinn Féin TD for Wicklow, Alan Farrell, Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Marie-Louise O'Donnell, Independent Senator, Kevin Cunningham, Pollster with “Ireland Thinks” & former strategist for the British Labour Party and Hugh O'Connell, Political Correspondent with the Sunday Business Post.
Political Situation – Bus Eireann – Homelessness Figures
Cormac was joined in studio by Eamon O'Cuiv, Fianna Fail TD for Galway West, Alan Dukes, Former Fine Gael Leader, Michael Fitzmaurice, Independent TD for Roscommon-Galway, Alice Leahy, Director of Services at The Alice Leahy Trust and John Drennan, Political Commentator.
Fine Gael Leadership - Maurice McCabe Controversy
Cormac was joined in studio by Fergus O'Dowd, Fine Gael TD for Louth, Joe O'Toole, Former Senator & Former Head of INTO and ICTU, Sinead O'Donnell, Communications Consultant with Carr Communications, Gerry O'Regan, Columnist & Former Editor of the Irish Independent and historian Diarmaid Ferriter and also on the phone by Minister Michael Ring.
McCabe Controversy - No Confidence Vote
Cormac was joined in studio by Martin Conway, Fine Gael Senator, Aodhán O'Ríordáin, Labour Party Senator, Trevor O'Clochartaigh, Sinn Féin Senator, John O'Brien, Retired Detective Chief Superintendent, Mary Regan of The Sunday Business Post and also on the line by Michael O'Regan ofThe Irish Times.
Maurice McCabe - Health Service - Brexit - Trump
Cormac was joined in studio by Hervé Amoric, UK and Ireland Correspondent for France 24, Stephen O'Byrnes, MKC Communications, Brendan Keenan, Irish Independent Business Columnist, Elaine Burke, Managing Editor at Silicon Republic and Paul Sweeney, Former Chief Economist ICTU.
Nurses Industrial Action - Garda Commissioner - Cash For Access Allegation
Cormac was joined in studio by Bernard Durkan, Fine Gael TD for Kildare North, Pat Rabbitte, Former Labour Party Leader, Louise O'Reilly, TD for Dublin Fingal & Sinn Féin Spokesperson on Health, Prof John Crown, Consultant Oncologist at St. Vincent's Hospital and Jim Power, Economist.
The Health Service - Nurses Strike
Cormac was joined in studio by Senator Colm Burke, Fine Gael, James Lawless, Fianna Fáil TD Kildare North, Senator Ged Nash, Labour, Priscilla Lynch, Editor with the Medical Independent and Michael O'Keefe, Consultant Ophthalmologist. Paul Bell, SIPTU Health Division Organiser also joined Cormac on the line.
Stephen Donnelly – Brexit / The EU – ASTI
Cormac was joined in studio by Ursula Tipp, Founding Partner at Tipp McKnight Solicitors, Prof. John O Brennan, Centre for European and Eurasian Studies, NUI Maynooth, Alan Titley, Professor Emeritus of Modern Irish UCC, Alison O'Connor, Journalist and John Drennan, Political Commentator.
Water Charges - Donald Trump - Bus Eireann
Cormac was joined in studio by Martin Heydon, Fine Gael Party Chairman, John Brassil, Fianna Fáil TD for Kerry, Richard Boyd Barrett, AAA-PBP TD for Dun Laoghaire, Moore McDowell, Economist and Colette Browne, Columnist with Irish Independent.
President Trump's Executive Order on Immigration
Cormac was joined by Andrew Doyle, Minister of State for Food, Forestry & Horticulture, Seth Barrett Tillman, Lecturer at Department of Law Maynooth University, Mick Barry, AAA PBP TD Cork North Central, Elaine Byrne, Columnist with The Sunday Business Post and Declan Power, Security and Defence Analyst.
Brexit - Pierre Moscovici - Rural Ireland
Cormac was joined by Pat Deering, Fine Gael TD for Carlow Kilkenny, Eugene Murphy, Fianna Fáil TD for Roscommon Galway, Martin Kenny, Sinn Féin TD for Sligo Leitrim, Noeline Blackwell, CEO Dublin Rape Crisis Centre and Gerry O'Regan, Columnist with The Irish Independent.
Martin McGuinness Resigns from Politics - Eve of Donald Trump Inauguration
Cormac was joined by Seth Barrett Tillman, Maynooth University, Dr. Theresa Reidy, Political Scientist UCC, Adrian Weckler, Technology Editor The Irish Independent, John Lonergan, Former Governor Mountjoy Prison, David Horgan, MD Petrel Resources, Eamonn Mallie, Author & Journalist & Caitriona Perry, RTE's Washington Correspondent.
Domestic Water - May Brexit Speech Fallout - Public Sector Pay - Northern Irish Border
Cormac was joined by Bríd Smith, PBP Dublin South Central, Ray Kavanagh, Former General Secretary of The Labour Party, Vincent Boland, Irish Correspondent The Financial Times, Grainia Long, Chief Executive ISPCC Childline & Human Rights Commissioner Northern Ireland and Ray Bassett, Former Irish Ambassador to Canada.
May's Brexit Speech - Dáil Returns - Northern Elections
Cormac was joined by Colm Brophy, FG TD for Dublin South-West, Timmy Dooley, FF TD for Clare, John Brady, Sinn Féin TD for Wicklow, John Downing, Irish Independent Political Correspondent, Catherine Ghent, Solicitor specialising in children's law & human rights & Elmar Brok, Head of European Parliament Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Apollo House - Civil Disobedience - Vulture Funds - Northern Ireland Assembly - Trump Press Conference
Cormac was joined by Thomas Byrne, Fianna Fáil Meath East, Diarmaid Ferriter, Professor of Modern Irish History UCD, Gerard Howlin, Irish Examiner Columnist, Sinead O'Carroll, News Editor thejournal.ie and Eamon Delaney, Director of The Hibernia Forum & Former Diplomat.
Bus Eireann Services & Pay - Apollo House - Vulture Funds - Donald Trump
Cormac was joined by Bernard Durkan FG TD Kildare North, Stephen Donnelly, Independent TD Wicklow, Jill Kerby, Personal Finance Journalist, Dermot O'Leary, National Bus and Rail Workers Union, Hugh O'Connell Political Correspondent, Sunday Business Post & John Nichols The Nation.
Stormont Crisis - Brexit - Ibrahim Halawa
Cormac was joined by Fergus O'DowD, FG TD for Louth, Peadar Toibin, SF TD for Meath West, Spokesperson on Regional Development, Rural Affairs, Arts & the Gaeltacht, Former Labour Party Leader Pat Rabbitte, Martina Devlin, Author & Columnist with The Irish Independent, Gregory Campbell, DUP MEP and Paul Murphy, AAA-PBP Dublin South West.
A review of 2016 and a look ahead to 2017
Cormac was joined by Tom McGurk, Broadcaster and Journalist, John Downing, Irish Independent Political Correspondent, Una Mullally, Journalist, Broadcaster & Author, Harry Browne, Lecturer and Journalist & Niamh Lyons, Political Editor The Ireland Edition of The Times.
Rental Strategy - Dáil record amended re. Gerry Adams
Cormac was joined by Aodhán O'Ríordáin, Labour Party Senator, Donnchadh O'Laoghaire, Sinn Féin TD Cork South Central, Gerard Howlin, Irish Examiner Columnist & Former Fianna Fáil Adviser, Christina Finn, Political Correspondent thejournal.ie and Gerry O'Regan, Columnist Irish Independent.
Rental Strategy Report – Ibrahim Halawa - Brexit Issues – Water Committee Begins
Cormac was joined by Bernard Durkan, FG TD for Kildare North & Member of Joint Oireachtais Committees on Health & EU Affairs, Marie Louise O'Donnell, Independent Senator, Mick Barry, AAA PBP TD Cork North Central, Niamh Randall National Spokesperson for The Simon Community and Economist Jim Power.
The Late Debate
On tonight's show, Cormac Ó hEadhra discusses Sinn Féin's Leader, Gerry Adams and his statement in the Dáil on Brian Stack and President-elect Donald J. Trump being named as Time magazine's person of the year.
Gerry Adams - Donald Trump is Time Magazine's 'Person of the Year' - The Judiciary
Cormac was joined by Alan Farrell, Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Niall Collins, Fianna Fáil TD Limerick, Mattie McGrath, Independent TD Tipperary, Michael O'Regan, Parliamentary Correspondent The Irish Times & Political Commentator Eoin O'Murchú.
Bertie Ahern - Enda Kenny meets Tim Cooke - Brexit
Cormac was joined by Joan Burton, Former Tanaiste & Labour Party Leader, Diarmaid Ferriter, Professor of Modern Irish History UCD, Paddy Duffy, Managing Director The Right Word Company & Former Press Secretary to Bertie Ahern, Declan Power, Security & Defence Analyst, Keith Mills, Social & Political Commentator & Jolyon Maugham QC.
Water Report - Fiscal Space
Cormac was joined by Jim Daly, FG TD Cork South-West, Michael Fitzmaurice, Independent TD Roscommon-Galway, Bríd Smith, AAA-PBP TD Dublin South Central, Cormac Lucey, Financial Analyst & Columnist with The Sunday Times and Paul Bell, SIPTU Health Division Organiser.
Irish Water - Nicola Sturgeon - Brexit - Bertie Ahern to re-join FF?
Cormac was joined by Colm Brophy, FG TD for Dublin South-West, Eamon O'Cuiv, FF TD for Galway, Kieran Allen, People Before Profit & Department of Sociology UCD, Sarah Bardon, Political Reporter The Irish Times and Eddie Molloy, Management Consultant Advanced Organisation.
Kevin Duffy's Comments - Merkel as Anti-Trump - Water Charges - Alcohol Bill
Cormac was joined by Jack O'Connor, SIPTU General President, Anne-Marie McNally, Social Democrats Strategist, John Drennan, Political Commentator, Eilis Quinlan, Director of ISME, Fergus Finlay, CEO of Barnardos and Daniel McConnell, Political Editor The Irish Examiner.
Donald Trip Visit - Central Bank Mortgage Changes - Water Charges
Cormac was joined by Jerry Buttimer, FG Senator, Lisa Chambers, FF TD for Mayo & Spokesperson on Defence, Ray Kavanagh, Former General Secretary of The Labour Party, Claire McGing, Lecturer Department of Geography Maynooth University and Gerard O’Regan, Irish Independent Columnist and Former Editor.
Donald Trump & Ireland - Wages - Irish Water
Cormac was joined by Damien English, FG TD Meath West & Minister of State for Housing & Urban Renewal, Labour Party Senator Aodhán Ó'Ríordáin, David Cullinane, SF TD Waterford, Michelle Murphy, Social Justice Ireland & Dan O'Brien, Independent Newspapers Columnist & Chief Economist at IIEA.
Are we witnessing populism or politics? - Pay Talks
Cormac was joined by Brian Hayes, FG MEP, Pat Rabbitte, Former Labour Party Leader & Minister, Hervé Amoric, UK and Ireland Correspondent France 24, Grainia Long, Chief Executive ISPCC Childline & Human Rights Commissioner Northern Ireland & Alan Titley, Professor Emeritus of Modern Irish at UCC.
Pay Deal - Donald Trump - Pat Hickey - Alcohol Bill
John was joined by Martin Heydon, Fine Gael TD Kildare South, Marie-Louise O'Donnell, Independent Senator, Paul Bell, SIPTU Health Division Organiser, Professor Michael O'Keeffe, Consultant Opthamologist Mater Private Hospital, Michael O’Regan, Parliamentary Correspondent The Irish Times and Ray Kennedy, RTE News.
Trump - Brexit - Pay Restoration
Brian Dowling was joined by Jim Daly, FG TD Cork South-West, James Lawless, FF TD Kildare North, Martin Kenny, SF TD Sligo Leitrim West Cavan & South Donegal, Jill Kerby, Personal Finance Journalist & Author, Father Sean Healy, Social Justice Ireland and George Parker, Political Editor, The Financial Times.
Donald Trump as President - The implications for Ireland
Cormac was joined by Alan Dukes, Former Fine Gael leader, Eamon Ryan, Leader of The Green Party, Karen Devine, DCU School of Law & Government, Blair Horan, Former General Secretary CPSU and current member of European Social Fund Committee, TJ Mulloy, Chair of Democrats Abroad and Patrick J. Walsh of the Trump National Catholic Advisory Committee.
Post U.S. Election: Are established parties losing support?
Cormac was joined by Marc MacSharry, FF TD Sligo-Leitrim, Donegal & West Cavan, Kieran O'Donnell, FG Senator - Cultural & Educational Panel, Michael Fitzmaurice, Independent Roscommon-South Leitrim, Colette Browne, Irish Independent Columnist and Brendan Keenan, Financial Journalist.
The US Presidential Elections
Cormac discusses the US elections with Gina London, Seth Tillman, Alan Warlau, Peadar Kirby, Derek Mooney, Linda O'Shea Farren, Fergal Keane, John Nicols, Noel Rock, TJ Molloy, Paul Allen, Jerry Buttimer, Christopher Nixon, Billy Lawless and Tim Stanley.
Garda / Teacher Talks - Brexit - U.S. Elections
Cormac was joined by Joe O’Toole, Former Head of INTO and ICTU, Declan Power, Security & Defence Analyst, Professor Ben Tonra, UCD School of Politics & International Relations, Gerard Howlin, Irish Examiner Columnist, Sinead O’Carroll, News Editor of Thejournal.ie, Ingrid Miley, RTE's Industry Correspondent and John Jacob, AGSI.
Garda Pay Talks - Brexit - Latest Homeless Figures
Cormac was joined by Bernard Durkan, FG TD for Kildare North, Mary Hanafin, Councillor for Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown & Former Fianna Fail Minister, Owen Reidy, SIPTU Divisional Organiser, Matt Carthy, Sinn Fein MEP, Paul Kelly Director IBEC’s Food & Drinks Industry Ireland and Fr. Peter McVerry who has worked with Dublin’s homeless for over 30 years.
Garda Pay - All-Island Forum - Brexit
Cormac was joined by Colum Eastwood, Leader of the SDLP, Eoin O’Broin, Sinn Féin Dublin Mid-West, Fergus O'Dowd, FG TD Louth, John O'Brien, Retired Detective Superintendent, Tony Foley, DCU Economist and Sadhbh McCarthy, Security Researcher and Consultant.
Teacher's Strike - U.S. Election - Enda Documentary Preview
John was joined by Gemma Hussey, Former Minister For Education, Norah Casey, Publisher & Broadcaster, Gary Gannon, Social Democrats Councillor for Dublin’s North Inner City, Larry Donnelly, Law Lecturer NUI Galway, John Downing, Irish Independent and Eoin Ronayne, General Secretary CPSU.
Teachers Strike - Industrial Action - Brexit
John was joined by Bernard Durkan, Fine Gael TD for Kildare North, Eugene Murphy, Fianna Fáil TD for County Roscommon, Deputy Mick Barry, AAA-PBP TD for Cork North Central, Diarmaid de Paor, Deputy General Secretary of the ASTI, Brian Mooney, Irish Times Columnist & Guidance Counsellor & Jill Kerby, Personal Finance Journalist.
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