This Week

This Week

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This Week Sunday 25 May 2014

This Week

This Week

A look at events making the news in the past week with Colm Ó Mongain and Richard Crowley.

Fine Gael's reaction

Fine Gael's reaction

Fine Gael's Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton, discusses how they fared in yesterday's Local Elections.

The Labour Party's reaction

The Labour Party's reaction

Labour's Junior Minister with responsibility for Housing, Jan O' Sullivan, gives her party's reaction to their results from the Local Elections, and discusses how the leadership of Eamon Gilmore and a possible cabinet reshuffle could be on the agenda for discussions this week.

Sinn Fein's reaction

Sinn Fein's reaction

Sinn Féin TD, Mary Lou McDonald, discusses how her party has gained a lot of support in yesterday's Local Elections.

Independent candidates gain supporters

Independent candidates gain supporters

Independent TD for Waterford, John Halligan,discusses the emergence of independent candidates in the Local Elections, one of the by-elections and in the elections to the European Parliament.

Fianna Fail's reaction

Fianna Fail's reaction

Fianna Fáil TD, Dara Calleary, discusses his party's views on the results from yesterday's Local Elections and by-elections.

Update on the elections in Northern Ireland

Update on the elections in Northern Ireland

Our Northern Editor, Tommie Gorman, gives us his take on the elections' results in Northern Ireland.

Analysis of the results of the Local Elections

Analysis of the results of the Local Elections

Political Editor of the Sunday Business Post, Pat Leahy, and RTE's Political Reporter, Mícheál Lehane, deliver an analysis on the results of the elections so far and what they mean.

Violence as Ukraine set to elect new President

Violence as Ukraine set to elect new President

RTE's Europe Editor Tony Connelly reports from Ukraine as 20 people have been killed in fighting in recent days as pro-Russian separatists in the east of the country have disrupted the voting for a new President.

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