Thursday 12th March 2020
Coronavirus lockdown and forming a new government - Ingrid Miley, Colm Burke, Mary Butler, Mairéad Farrell, Richard Oakley, Dr Laura Durcan and Priscilla Lynch
Wednesday 11th March 2020
Coronavirus, a new government and gender balance - Bríd Smith, Holly Cairns, Neasa Hourigan, Dr Rhona Mahony, Catherine Cox and Sinead O'Carroll
Tuesday 10th March 2020
10 more cases of Coronavirus and FF/FG talks to form a government - Fergus O'Dowd, Jack Chambers, Ruairí Ó Murchú, Professor Mary Horgan, Justine McCarthy and Brigid Laffan
Thursday 5th March 2020
Coronavirus and government formation - George Lee, Kingston Mills, Neale Richmond, Kathleen Funchion, Stephen Donnelly, Marian Harkin, Fiach Kelly and Gerard Howlin
Wednesday 4th March 2020
Coronavirus, government negotiations and the Seanad works - John Crown, Jillian van Turnhout, John Whelan, Marie O'Halloran, John Downing and Diarmaid Ferriter
Tuesday 3rd March 2020
Sandra Scanlon, Gary Murphy, Anne Rabbitte, Dr Anthony O'Connor, Dr Maeve O'Rourke, Paul Donnelly and Marion McKeown
Thursday 27th February 2020
Dr Kevin Kelleher, Susan Mitchell, Alan Farrell, Gary Gannon, Bríd Smith, Aodhán Ó Ríordáin and Harry McGee discuss the arrival of Coronavirus into Ireland, Labour Party leadership, government formation talks and UK/EU Brexit trade talks today
Wednesday 26th February 2020
A mental health special, with Dr Kieran Moore, James Browne, Mark Ward, June Shannon and Dr Harry Barry
Tuesday 25th February 2020
Pippa Hackett, Jim O'Callaghan, Matt Carthy, Lise Hand and Kevin Cunningham discuss spread of Coronavirus across Europe, talks to form government + Sinn Féin public meetings
Thursday 20th February 2020
The first meeting of the 33rd Dáil - Robert Troy, Darren O'Rourke, Michael McNamara, Colette Browne and Gary Murphy
Addressing the housing crisis
Dealing with the country's housing crisis going forward - Eoin Ó Broin, Neasa Hourigan, Darragh O'Brien, Richard Boyd Barrett, Orla Hegarty and Hugh Brennan
Tuesday 18th February 2020
Fintan Warfield, Colm Burke, John Lahart, Roderic O'Gorman and Jennifer Bray discuss tnegotiations to form a Government, candidates for Labour leadership and online abuse of politicians
Party Negotiations and Government Formation
Fianna Fáil TD Jack Chambers, Fine Gael TD Bernard Durkan, Green Party TD Neasa Hourigan, Sinn Féin councillor Daithí Doolan and Political Editor with The Irish Examiner Daniel McConnell join Katie Hannon to discuss party negotiations so far and possible Government formations
Political Permutations and Possibility of a Second Election
Sinn Féin TD Matt Carthy, Fianna Fáil TD Anne Rabbitte, Political Correspondent with the Irish Independent Hugh O'Connell, Professor of Modern Irish History Diarmaid Ferriter and Irish Examiner Columnist and former Labour Party adviser Fergus Finlay discuss the campaigns and the possibility of a second election
Sinn Féin TD Matt Carthy, Fianna Fáil TD Anne Rabbitte, Political Correspondent with the Irish Independent Hugh O'Connell, Professor of Modern Irish History Diarmaid Ferriter and Irish Examiner Columnist and former Labour Party adviser Fergus Finlay discuss the possibilities for government formation
Brendan Howlin's Resignation and The Future of the Labour Party
Sinn Féin TD Matt Carthy, Fianna Fáil TD Anne Rabbitte, Political Correspondent with the Irish Independent Hugh O'Connell, Professor of Modern Irish History Diarmaid Ferriter and Irish Examiner Columnist and former Labour Party adviser Fergus Finlay discuss Brendan Howlin's resignation andthe future of the Labour Party
Possibility of a Second Election
Alan Farrell, Fine Gael TD, John Lahart Fianna Fáil TD, Cian O’Callaghan, Social Democrats TD, Ellen Coyne, Head of Politics at JOE.ie and Harry McGee Political Correspondent with The Irish Times discuss the possibility of a second election
Alan Farrell, Fine Gael TD, John Lahart Fianna Fáil TD, Cian O’Callaghan, Social Democrats TD, Ellen Coyne, Head of Politics at JOE.ie and Harry McGee Political Correspondent with The Irish Times discuss possibly ways to form a government
Fianna Fáil & Fine Gael's Election 2020 Campaigns
Alan Farrell, Fine Gael TD, John Lahart Fianna Fáil TD, Cian O’Callaghan, Social Democrats TD, Ellen Coyne, Head of Politics at JOE.ie and Harry McGee Political Correspondent with The Irish Times discuss Fianna Fáil & Fine Gael's Election 2020 campaigns
Election 2020: the Exit Poll
Election 2020: the Exit Poll - discussed by Michael Gallagher, Theresa Reidy, Kevin Cunningham, Eoghan Tomás McDermott and Jennifer Bray
Campaign 2020 Review
Gerard Howlin, Brenda Power, Hugh O'Connell, Liam Reid and Rory Hearne join Katie to review the 2020 campaign.
Dublin Bay South & Meath East Constituencies
Barry Lenihan gives us a run down on the candidates running in the Dublin Bay South and Meath East constituencies in the upcoming election.
Dean Mulligan, Marian Harkin, Matt Shanahan, Verona Murphy and Richard Oakley join Katie to discuss the independent's prospects in the upcoming election.
Waterford & Wexford Constituencies
Dermot Keyes & David Looby gives us a run down of the candidates running in the Waterford & Wexford constituencies
Leaders Debate Discussion
Mary Minihan, Paddy Smyth, Mícheál Mac Donncha, Oisin Coghlan, Fergus Finlay, Pat Carey and Abie Philbin Bowman join Katie to discuss the issues raised on RTÉ's Prime Time Leader's Debate.
Younger voters in election 2020
Ellen Coyne, Eoin O'Broin, Malcom Byrne, Adrienne Wallace and Tate Donnelly discuss many issues affecting younger people and what parties need to do to get young peoples' vote.
Limerick & Clare Constituencies
John Cooke gives us a run down on the candidates running in the Clare and Limerick constituencies
Deirdre O'Shaughnessy gives a run down on the candidates running in all the Cork constituencies in the upcoming election.
Late Debate in Cork
Simon Coveney, Michael McGrath, Donnacha O'Laoghaire, Kathleen Lynch, Deirdre O'Shaughnessy join Katie in Cork to debate finances, Brexit and much more.
Care in Ireland Debate
Regina Doherty, John Lahert, Kevin Humphreys, Valerie Cox and Daniel McConnell debate Caring for Ireland including Childcare & Homecare for the elderly.
Mayo & Dun Laoghaire
RTÉ reporter, Barry Lenihan gives a run down on the candidates running in the Mayo and Dun Laoghaire constituencies.
Rural Ireland Debate
Michael Fitzmaurice, Mary O'Rourke, Seán Kyne, Pippa Hackett, Denis Naughten and Dave O'Connell join Katie to discuss all things rural Ireland including jobs, housing and broadband.
Dave O'Connell gives a run down of the candidates running in Galway East, West and Roscommon/Galway in the upcoming election.
Michael Darcy, Robert Troy, Pearse Doherty, Paul Gogarty and Colette Browne are on the panel to debate Insurance.
Kerry and Donegal Candidates
John McAteer and Deirdre Walsh give Katie the run down on the candidates running in both Donegal and Kerry in the upcoming election.
Tipperary and Wicklow Candidates
RTÉ reporter Barry Lenihan gives a run down on the candidates running in election 2020 in counties Tipperary and Wicklow
Simon Harris, Stephen Donnelly, Louise O'Reilly, Susan Mitchell and Alison O'Connor join Katie Hannon to discuss all things health.
General Election Analysis
Sheila Reilly gives a constituency breakdown for Cavan Monaghan and Longford Westmeath
Thursday 16th January 2020
Fergus O'Dowd, John Curran, Sheila Reilly, Aodhán Ó Ríordáin, Gary Gannon and Lise Hand discuss General Election 2020 and brutal drug murders
General Election Analysis
RTÉ's Barry Lenihan, reports on the 2020 general election.
Wednesday 15th January 2020
Damien English, Darragh O'Brien, Bríd Smith, Eoin Ó Broin and John Downing discuss homelessness, Election Constituency breakdown (Dublin West and Sligo Leitrim) and the rental crisis
Tuesday 14th January 2020
Alex White, Christina Finn, Stephen Collins, Derek Mooney and Jennifer Bray - the forthcoming General Election
Thursday 19th December 2019
Awards for the best political performances of 2019, with Philip Ryan, Christina Finn, Eamon Delaney, Larry Donnelly and Michael O'Regan
Wednesday 18th December 2019
John Lahart, Jennifer Carroll MacNeill, Mícheál Mac Donncha, Patricia MacBride and Harry McGee discuss insurance crisis for childcare providers, FAI bailout and re-activating Stormont parliament
Tuesday 17th December 2019
Aodhán Ó Ríordáin, Anne Rabbitte, Kieran O'Donnell, Kathleen Funchion and Colette Browne discuss TD's voting for colleagues, Dara Murphy and Verona Murphy, Paudie Coffey leaves political life, insurance for childcare providers and no government bailout for the FAI
Thursday 12th December 2019 (part 2)
A 4-hour special with the latest from the UK General Election, as it happens
Thursday 12th December 2019 (part 1)
A 4-hour special with the latest from the UK General Election, as it happens
Wednesday 11th December 2019
Bríd Smith, John Paul Phelan, Tanya Ward, Malcolm Byrne, Lise Hand and Dr Niamh O'Brien discuss the risks for children in direct provision/gangs and investigation into Dara Murphy
Tuesday 10th December 2019
Anne Rabbitte, Denis Naughten, Michelle Mulherin, Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire and Colette Browne discuss proposed rent freeze, funding for victims of domestic violence, ban on smoky coal and future for RTÉ
Thursday 5th December 2019
Colm Burke, Jack Chambers, Elaine Loughlin, Mick Barry, Patrick McGarty and Michael Fitzmaurice discuss TD attendance records, homelessness, IFA blockade today, new children's hospital cost & hospital for Cork
Wednesday 4th December 2019
Tim Lombard, Jan O'Sullivan, John Lahart, Jennifer Bray and Michael Harty discuss Dara Murphy's Dáil attendance record, future for current government, mortgage lending rules, corporation tax, Cervical Check
Tuesday 3rd December 2019
Barry Cowen, Christina Finn, Martin Conway, Rose Conway Walsh, Gary Gannon and Kitty Holland discuss families in homeless accommodation, No Confidence vote in Minister Eoghan Murphy, claiming TD's expenses, whitewater rafting and Garda crime reporting stats
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