Regina Doherty

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Regina Doherty said : “Anybody over 66, we have the wage subsidy scheme so their employer can keep them on the books,” External link

thejournal Friday, April 3, 2020 2:47:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty told : "We're so grateful for the amount of companies who have signed up. We're now at 50,000 companies in Ireland but we know there are 250,000 companies in Ireland so maybe there's a long way to go," External link

trust2 Friday, April 3, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The COVID emergency presents a once in a century challenge to our society and our public services and we are determined that our Department does everything we can to meet emerging needs and provide comfort to as many as possible. At a time where we wish people to stay at home to stay safe, it makes perfect sense to extend the Fuel Season for existing eligible customers on a once-off basis by four weeks, to 8th May 2020, in order to ensure the most vulnerable groups are provided with additional targeted financial supports in a timely and efficient manner” External link

leitrimobserver Wednesday, April 1, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “At a time where we wish people to stay at home to stay safe, it makes perfect sense to extend the Fuel Season for existing eligible customers on a once-off basis by four weeks, to 8 May 2020, in order to ensure the most vulnerable groups are provided with additional targeted financial supports in a timely and efficient manner,” External link

carlow-nationalist Tuesday, March 31, 2020 4:09:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Irish Congress ) : "We are living in unprecedented times and the Covid-19 virus is presenting a once-in- a-century challenge to Irish society - testing our cohesion, our resilience and our ability to respond," External link

independent-ie Wednesday, March 25, 2020 6:21:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty told : “We will not run out of tests,” External link

thejournal Saturday, March 21, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We’re drastically increasing the number of places that you can now go and get a test – I think we’re up to 29 today and that’s only going to increase,” External link

thejournal Saturday, March 21, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We have never experienced a challenge to our welfare system of this magnitude in living memory. Since last Friday, my Department has been assisting an unprecedented increase in the numbers of people seeking income support from the Department,” External link

thejournal Saturday, March 21, 2020 1:01:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We are currently facing an unprecedented challenge with coronavirus but my Department is determined to meet it with agility and flexibility to ensure we get assistance to all who need it,” “The measures we are taking today will re-enforce social distancing in line with HSE and WHO guidelines” External link

carlow-nationalist Friday, March 20, 2020 6:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We are currently facing an unprecedented challenge with coronavirus but my Department is determined to meet it with agility and flexibility to ensure we get assistance to all who need it,” “The measures we are taking today will re-enforce social distancing in line with HSE and WHO guidelines” External link

westernpeople Friday, March 20, 2020 6:38:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We are currently facing an unprecedented challenge with coronavirus but my Department is determined to meet it with agility and flexibility to ensure we get assistance to all who need it,” “The measures we are taking today will re-enforce social distancing in line with HSE and WHO guidelines” External link

waterford-news Friday, March 20, 2020 6:29:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "We are currently facing an unprecedented challenge with coronavirus but my Department is determined to meet it with agility and flexibility to ensure we get assistance to all who need it," "The measures we are taking today will re-enforce social distancing in line with HSE and WHO guidelines" External link

irishexaminer Friday, March 20, 2020 6:13:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "it could be potentially as drastic (as that)" External link

4-traders Friday, March 20, 2020 4:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "it could be potentially as drastic (as that)" External link

businessworld Friday, March 20, 2020 12:45:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “it could be potentially as drastic” External link

independent-ie Thursday, March 19, 2020 10:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "It could be as potentially as drastic," "We haven't overused the word unprecedented in the last few days, but it seems to crop up in every single response we give" External link

RTERadio Thursday, March 19, 2020 9:48:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “it could be potentially as drastic” External link

independent-ie Thursday, March 19, 2020 8:58:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “What happened over months and months in 2008 and 2009 during the banking crisis has happened over the past few days,” External link

irishtimes Thursday, March 19, 2020 8:38:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “What happened over months and months in 2008 and 2009 during the banking crisis has happened over the past few days,” External link

irishtimes Thursday, March 19, 2020 7:28:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty told : "We've never experienced a challenge in the department as we have at the moment. I know some people have likened it to what happened in 2008 and 2009 but what happened over months and months is happening over the last three days," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 19, 2020 7:24:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The measures taken already are extraordinary but this is an extraordinary time. There is great uncertainty and much anxiety about what lies ahead. The loss of a job and an income increases this anxiety and stress. We are doing all we can to help people through this anxiety. The new payment we introduced is just one measure and it means that we can get people into payment as quickly as possible. Hopefully this will provide some measure of reassurance to people unfortunate to be laid-off. We are also calling on banks, landlords, utility providers and others to exercise forbearance with regard to payments of mortgages, rent and utility bills” External link

irishtimes Thursday, March 19, 2020 2:07:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We’re in this together. Somebody who doesn’t have anything more than 203 quid a week, they’re going to buy food,” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, March 18, 2020 8:02:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “If people can’t afford to pay their rents, they’re not going to be able to magic up some money between now and the end of the month, the end of next month,” “Everybody needs to be mindful and cognizant that we will get through this and come out the other end,” External link

thejournal Wednesday, March 18, 2020 12:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We’re in this together. Somebody who doesn’t have anything more than 203 quid a week, they’re going to buy food,” External link

thejournal Wednesday, March 18, 2020 12:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "If you have the card you can go to mygov.ie and fill out the form and you will be responded to within days. If you don't have one, go to welfare.ie and download the form and send it back by freepost to PO BOX 12896," External link

RTERadio Monday, March 16, 2020 11:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We have asked employers, where they can, to keep people on their books and pay them the minimum of the €203 per week which is the equivalent of a job seekers’ rate,” “If employers are continuing to keep staff on their books it ensures continuity of an income for employees and also ensures relationship continuity between the employee and employer so when things do pick up in a couple of weeks they will be able to pick where they left off” External link

irishtimes Monday, March 16, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "Ireland has entered uncharted territory as a consequence of the spread of Covid-19. This is now both a public health and economic issue. " External link

irishmirror Monday, March 16, 2020 8:19:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We have asked employers, where they can, to keep people on their books and pay them the minimum of the €203 per week which is the equivalent of a job seekers’ rate. Our department will refund them that money in the coming weeks,” “If employers are continuing to keep staff on their books it ensures continuity of an income for employees and also ensures relationship continuity between the employee and employer so when things do pick up in a couple of weeks they will be able to pick where they left off” External link

irishtimes Monday, March 16, 2020 7:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I want to reassure our clients that the Department will process all applications for income support as soon as possible,” External link

thejournal Monday, March 16, 2020 4:09:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Where employers, who have to cease trading because of the impact of social distancing, continue to pay workers they will be able to claim refunds from the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection. "A temporary refund scheme is being established for this purpose. This refund will be for €203 per worker per week. This means that workers retain their link with employers and there is no need for them personally to submit a jobseekers claim” External link

dundalkdemocrat Monday, March 16, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “I want to reassure our clients that the Department will process all applications for income support as soon as possible. The new payment will speed this process up and ensure that our customers receive a payment from the Department in as short a time as possible. "Payments will issue based on date of application, not date of processing, meaning that all payments will be back dated. We would ask customers to please keep checking your Bank Account as payment may issue in advance of us formally notifying you” External link

dundalkdemocrat Monday, March 16, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "Where employers, who have to cease trading because of the impact of social distancing, continue to pay workers they will be able to claim refunds from the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection. " External link

irishmirror Monday, March 16, 2020 1:42:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “Ireland has entered unchartered territory as a consequence of the spread of Covid-19. This is now both a public health and economic issue” External link

kclr96fm Monday, March 16, 2020 12:55:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We do not collect biometric data” External link

irishtimes Wednesday, February 12, 2020 5:45:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty claimed ( about Jim O Callaghan ) : "Jim was desperately attempting to be a TD in 2015 and always knew he was going to be on the ticket" "You have to ask yourself the question can you trust Fianna Fáil when they tell you that they won’t go into government with Sinn Fein," External link

independent-ie Friday, February 7, 2020 4:30:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Jim O Callaghan ) : "A barrister is also justified in refusing a case where there is a conflict of interest arises or likely to arise and I think Jim in fairness in 2015 you were on the ticket to be a Fianna Fáil TD" External link

independent-ie Friday, February 7, 2020 4:30:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Jim O Callaghan ) : “Jim was desperately attempting to be a TD in 2015 and always knew he was going to be on the ticket” “It is about whether people can trust Fianna Fail when they say they won’t go into government with Sinn Fein,” External link

irishexaminer Friday, February 7, 2020 3:00:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Only one party, Fine Gael, is resolute on this and will not consider for an iota any form of coalition or arrangement with Sinn Féin. Everyone has a choice to make tomorrow – continued growth, jobs and investment with Fine Gael or put the country’s future at complete risk with a Fianna Fáil/Sinn Féin arrangement,” External link

finegael Friday, February 7, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “People need to have full respect for whatever the central processing agency is. I know some people have suggested that it should be the National Treasury Management Agency. However, if we have to establish a new agency, that agency should command the same respect and authority in the legislation we pass. For me it is all about the people owning their pension pot and having choice” External link

ipe Monday, February 3, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “members of smaller schemes should get the same protections and oversight as members of large schemes” External link

ipe Monday, February 3, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Fine Gael, together with the Irish people, has got Ireland back working. We believe that affordable childcare is central to any growing economy. They go hand in hand” External link

finegael Thursday, January 30, 2020 12:07:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Having worked on alternatives and having secured the agreement of party colleagues, we decided on a new transition payment to resolve this issue,” “I can confirm that this new transition pension will be paid at a rate equivalent to the Contributory State Pension. This change provides financial certainty to people retiring at 66,” External link

eecho Wednesday, January 22, 2020 4:14:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "So we're going to potentially reintroduce a pensions pathway, a new transition payment," External link

independent-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 3:33:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "Pensioners who worked all of their lives wouldn't be expected to get jobs if they don't want to," External link

independent-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 3:33:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Simon Harris ) : “We have 1,000 more GPs in Ireland than we had five years ago so [Harris] certainly must be doing something to attract them to come back into the profession” External link

thejournal Tuesday, January 21, 2020 10:15:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "So we're going to potentially reintroduce a pensions pathway, a new transition payment," External link

independent-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 5:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "Pensioners who worked all of their lives wouldn't be expected to get jobs if they don't want to," External link

independent-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 5:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "So we're going to potentially reintroduce a pensions pathway, a new transition payment," External link

herald-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 5:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "Pensioners who worked all of their lives wouldn't be expected to get jobs if they don't want to," External link

herald-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 5:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “while there are the best of intentions in this bill, there are far too many unintended consequences that would reduce the take-home pay of the people working in this sector” External link

thejournal Saturday, January 18, 2020 11:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I ensured that tips in our hospitality sector are paid to employees and not withheld” External link

thejournal Saturday, January 18, 2020 11:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "It will be in the programme for government - €5 per week, per year for the lifetime of the next government and that's a cast-iron guarantee," External link

independent-ie Monday, January 13, 2020 12:30:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Charlie Flanagan ) : “I don’t think Charlie’s intention was ever to make a mess. Maybe there wasn’t as much consultation with regard to this commemoration as there should have been or could have been” External link

irishexaminer Thursday, January 9, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "We need to find a route to remember the history that has brought us to where we are today and to be thankful for it but I think, as well as just looking back, we need to look forward" External link

independent-ie Thursday, January 9, 2020 12:41:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "We need to find a route to remember the history that has brought us to where we are today and to be thankful for it but I think, as well as just looking back, we need to look forward" External link

independent-ie Wednesday, January 8, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "The increases - which come into effect this week – were introduced specifically to target those most in need. Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection, Regina Doherty (Image: Gareth Chaney Collins) Read More Related Articles Read More Related Articles " External link

irishmirror Wednesday, January 8, 2020 1:46:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "However, I hope we can create a new piece of legislation that gives employees an entitlement to tips paid in electronic form," External link

herald-ie Monday, December 9, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "Thanks to the economic policies pursued by this Government and the job activation measures of my own Department, we now have had 29 consecutive Quarters of decline in the numbers of those unemployed and the greatest number of people at work in the history of the state," External link

irishsun Saturday, December 7, 2019 7:40:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Helen McEntee ) : "We've been looking for this for a long time. I have to say we were probably somewhat disappointed when it wasn't included in the Project Ireland 2040 plan but Damien (English, Helen (McEntee) and myself as well as all the local representatives from the county have been lobbying hard to get that review brought forward on the basis that we are building thousands of houses in our county and inviting thousands of families to come and live in this beautiful place but they do have to have access to public transport that is reliable. So the review next year, I have no doubt, will prove the feasibility of that train to Dunshaughlin and Dunsany and Navan and I look forward to being here hopefully when it starts" External link

meathchronicle Saturday, December 7, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "But I do understand that the trolley numbers at 8am in Letterkenny University Hospital have been persistently high for this entire year," External link

irishexaminer Thursday, December 5, 2019 6:18:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "I recognise that the vast majority of our customers are genuine and that there are no issues in relation to their claims" External link

independent-ie Thursday, November 28, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "I recognise that the vast majority of our customers are genuine and that there are no issues in relation to their claims" External link

herald-ie Thursday, November 28, 2019 6:32:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The Ombudsman has told us and overruled decisions we have made on appeal because we don’t have the supporting documentation for those decisions,” External link

irishexaminer Thursday, November 21, 2019 11:25:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “This payment will help those people meet the extra expenses incurred over the Christmas period as well as provide an additional boost for local economies,” External link

thejournal Thursday, November 21, 2019 4:58:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “hiding away is not going to make the situation go away” External link

thejournal Tuesday, November 12, 2019 11:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I have a habit of sometimes putting my foot not just into my own mouth, but two feet when I open my mouth so I went looking for the best. We interviewed quite a number of people” External link

independent-ie Monday, November 11, 2019 6:27:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “Within the public sector we are looking to double the number of people with a disability employed by 2024 and we are looking at alternative recruitment channels for people with disabilities,” External link

irishtimes Monday, November 11, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "Members are always the ones who chose the ticket, the members views have to be listened to. I'm not sure what their views are other than that the ticket should be reviewed by the national executive," External link

irishexaminer Friday, November 1, 2019 10:10:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “On a human level, I think she's been through an incredible amount in the last number of months. I actually don't know how she's still standing,” External link

independent-ie-regional Friday, November 1, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "It's a bit Irish in this day and age that people have to boil water as a result of what potentially is missed recommendations from a previous review" External link

RTERadio Thursday, October 31, 2019 1:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “While the State Pension will always be there for people, I want to ensure that the pensioners of tomorrow – all those in the workplace today – don’t just have enough to live but have a comfortable life in their retirement” External link

thejournal Thursday, October 31, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “A key feature of this automatic enrolment system is that it will be a ‘pot-follows-member’ design. This means that an employee’s pension contributions will be collected in the same pension ‘pot’ even when an employee changes employer, or if the employee has multiple employers. This is one of the critical lessons that we learned from examining similar systems internationally” External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, October 30, 2019 9:35:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The minister categorically denies she ever asked someone to vote for her when she was not in the chamber nor would she ever” External link

independent-ie Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:46:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty told : “I think there are very many smart lawyers in the UK looking at the letter and will probably challenge it next week,” External link

thejournal Sunday, October 20, 2019 3:03:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We sincerely hope that the House of Commons can reach an agreement this week,” External link

thejournal Sunday, October 20, 2019 3:03:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We sincerely hope that the House of Commons can reach an agreement this week,” External link

thejournal Sunday, October 20, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “People place great significance in being able to register the life events that impact on their lives and families and for the State, and society more widely, to confer some level of official recognition on these through the registration services,” “The recording of our life events today means that in years ahead, this vital source of personal history is available for those who come after us” External link

thejournal Monday, October 14, 2019 6:31:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Commission ) : “The Government has decided that a decision on when the Commission’s recommendation will commence will be made when the outcome of the Brexit negotiations becomes clearer,” External link

thejournal Tuesday, October 8, 2019 11:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "They find it very difficult to live on (about) €100," External link

RTERadio Tuesday, October 8, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty commented : “As this Government delivers a prudent Budget in the shadow of Brexit, I have chosen to ensure that we get maximum impact for families – particularly vulnerable children and older people” External link

westernpeople Tuesday, October 8, 2019 9:34:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The social welfare package builds on the significant increases of recent years and focuses on the groups in society who are most vulnerable and most at risk of poverty,” “I will continue to work to ensure that our social welfare system focuses on the people who are most vulnerable in our society” External link

westernpeople Tuesday, October 8, 2019 9:34:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Tackling poverty remains a fundamental aspiration of Irish society and the Programme for a Partnership Government includes a firm commitment to develop a new Integrated Framework for Social Inclusion, to tackle inequality and poverty” External link

limerickleader Wednesday, October 2, 2019 7:43:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty replied : “I really believe in this. I'm happy to defend a policy introduced by your party in 1998 and 2005,” “I won't stand here having you accusing me of telling lies” External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, September 25, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The Department for Foreign Affairs hasn’t changed its policy at all,” External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, September 25, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The start of the school year can be particularly stressful time of year for many families. The Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance provides valuable support to eligible families to assist with the extra costs when children start school each autumn and this year we are providing for an additional €25 payment per child. I would urge anybody who has not yet applied to check their eligibility for the scheme which provides a once-off payment to assist with the costs of school clothing and footwear” External link

limerickleader Tuesday, September 24, 2019 10:54:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The start of the school year can be particularly stressful time of year for many families. The Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance provides valuable support to eligible families to assist with the extra costs when children start school each autumn and this year we are providing for an additional €25 payment per child. I would urge anybody who has not yet applied to check their eligibility for the scheme which provides a once-off payment to assist with the costs of school clothing and footwear” External link

leitrimobserver Monday, September 23, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The start of the school year can be particularly stressful time of year for many families. The Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance provides valuable support to eligible families to assist with the extra costs when children start school each autumn and this year we are providing for an additional €25 payment per child. I would urge anybody who has not yet applied to check their eligibility for the scheme which provides a once-off payment to assist with the costs of school clothing and footwear” External link

longfordleader Monday, September 23, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "it is intended, in line with decisions of successive Governments dating back to 1998, to continue to operate the PSC and the SAFE 2 identity authentication process on which it is based" External link

RTERadio Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:23:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We have strong legal advice that the existing social welfare legislation provides a robust legal basis for my department to issue PSCs for use by a number of bodies across the public sector,” External link

irishtimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 8:51:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We don’t agree with any of the eight findings and we have written to the commission to confirm that,” External link

irishtimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 8:51:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "I recognise that the vast majority of our customers are genuine and that there are no issues in relation to their claims" External link

independent-ie Monday, September 16, 2019 5:14:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I will be advocating at the Cabinet table for the Help to Buy Scheme to be extended. The scheme has assisted 12,000 people to have deposits for their first home including many in Meath. I want local young families in this county to have as much support as possible to getv on the first rung of the property ladder and this initiative has been a great help in doing just that. Additionally, by helping people into the market, the scheme also encourages more builders into home construction providing much needed additional housing stock in Meath and beyond” External link

meathchronicle Friday, September 13, 2019 9:18:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “Abhaile helps to put in place personal insolvency arrangements, alternative repayment plans, or other arrangements such as Mortgage to Rent, that are tailored to the borrower’s individual situation” External link

irishtimes Wednesday, September 11, 2019 11:15:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty told : “My legal advice is incredibly strong,” External link

thejournal Thursday, September 5, 2019 2:36:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The only thing we’re absolutely sure that Westminster does not want is a hard Brexit,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 4, 2019 9:18:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The only thing we’re absolutely sure that Westminster does not want is a hard Brexit,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 4, 2019 7:12:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The only thing we’re absolutely sure that Westminster does not want is a hard Brexit,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 4, 2019 5:50:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The only thing we’re absolutely sure that Westminster does not want is a hard Brexit,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 4, 2019 3:46:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The only thing we’re absolutely sure that Westminster does not want is a hard Brexit,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 4, 2019 2:42:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "The Government will continue acting on the basis of legislation passed in 2005, on the basis that they have a clear legal underpinning to what they are doing" External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, September 4, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “This payment reflects a range of factors negotiated over the years including fare increases, peak-time access to free travel, service improvements, changes and enhancements. A discount of 40 per cent is applied to reflect the fares-foregone nature of the scheme,” External link

irishtimes Saturday, August 31, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty claiming : "The Minister's arrogance has been breathtaking, she ploughed ahead with printing more and more cards when the Data Commissioner was carrying out an investigation into it" External link

irishexaminer Sunday, August 18, 2019 8:38:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We only received the report yesterday. It’s a very comprehensive report. We are going to consider the report and issue a full response as soon as we can” External link

irishtimes Saturday, August 17, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “a hot school meal is not just about nutrition but it also guarantees a better education. The research out there shows us that children who benefit from a daily nutritious hot dinner have greater focus and better learning outcomes” External link

irishtimes Thursday, August 15, 2019 9:35:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “A hot school meal is not just about nutrition but it also guarantees a better education,” “The research out there shows us that children who benefit from a daily nutritious hot dinner have greater focus and better learning outcomes,” External link

thejournal Thursday, August 15, 2019 8:58:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “A hot school meal is not just about nutrition but it also guarantees a better education. The research out there shows us that children who benefit from a daily nutritious hot dinner have greater focus and better learning outcomes. I would like to thank all the schools who applied for the pilot we had an enthusiastic response. I am delighted to be extending this pilot to the 36 schools announced today including County Meath’s Gaelscoil An Bhradáin Feasa. They represent a good cross-sample of schools and I look forward to the insights we gather from their experiences” External link

meathchronicle Thursday, August 15, 2019 6:08:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "I want to make sure we give the equality of opportunity to all of our children in every county of the country to have the best educational experience that they can in our primary school system to allow them to go on to be able to have better opportunities as they get older. So we need to learn by the pilot project," External link

RTERadio Thursday, August 15, 2019 2:52:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “A hot school meal is not just about nutrition but it also guarantees a better education,” External link

eecho Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:14:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “A hot school meal is not just about nutrition, but it also guarantees a better education. The research out there shows us that children who benefit from a daily nutritious hot dinner have greater focus and better learning outcomes. "I would like to thank all the schools who applied for the pilot – we had an enthusiastic response. I am delighted to be extending this pilot to the 36 schools announced today. They represent a good cross-sample of schools and I look forward to the insights we gather from their experiences” External link

dundalkdemocrat Thursday, August 15, 2019 12:49:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "If we keep continuing doing a fiver across the board for everybody, first of all it kind of diminishes in the value, but second of all it doesn't actually hit the people who really need the attention from the State the most and so those 120,000 children who are living in consistent poverty, they don't get helped by a fiver across the board, they get helped by targeted increases," External link

independent-ie Tuesday, August 6, 2019 4:34:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “The first 12 months of life are incredibly formative for a child and the benefit of allowing parents greater time with a new baby will be beneficial to individual children, families and society as a whole,” External link

eecho Thursday, August 1, 2019 2:43:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “It has become clear over the past number of months that in a minority of establishments, workers are not being treated fairly with regard to tips. As I said previously, I will not tolerate this on my watch and now, having received approval from Government, I look forward to introducing measures which will improve the situation and, crucially, have a sound legal basis” External link

irishexaminer Monday, July 8, 2019 8:07:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “It has become clear over the past number of months that in a minority of establishments, workers are not being treated fairly with regard to tips. As I said previously, I will not tolerate this on my watch and now, having received approval from Government, I look forward to introducing measures which will improve the situation and, crucially, have a sound legal basis,” External link

irishtimes Monday, July 8, 2019 2:27:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added ( about Takeda Pharmaceutical ) : "I am delighted to see Takeda expanding in Ireland. I know from their investment in their facility in Dunboyne, in my local constituency, that they are a great employer and a significant player in the global pharmaceutical sector. This state of the art manufacturing facility at Grange Castle is a great vote of confidence in Ireland and a very welcome development." External link

irishsun Sunday, July 7, 2019 8:46:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “In Ireland, we hold a very special place for the arts and I hope that through this initiative some we can create some breathing space for creative people to flourish,” External link

thejournal Saturday, July 6, 2019 12:35:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I think she’s an Irish citizen with a small baby,” “I think she should be brought back to the country… I know there are concerns from some people that she may pose a security risk, but surely we can do a security assessment and deal with that” External link

thejournal Friday, July 5, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The agreement, which includes a significant tariff rate quota that’ll allow beef imports from Mercosur countries, obviously is a disappointment to every one of us,” “That’s why we’ve been working for the last number of years to bring it from where it was to where it is now but I think as you can agree there’s a long way to go” External link

irishmirror Thursday, July 4, 2019 8:43:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The agreement, which includes a significant tariff rate quota that’ll allow beef imports from Mercosur countries, obviously is a disappointment to every one of us,” “That’s why we’ve been working for the last number of years to bring it from where it was to where it is now but I think as you can agree there’s a long way to go” External link

irishexaminer Thursday, July 4, 2019 6:02:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “When the economy crashed in 2008, many suffered. Self-employed traders such as plumbers, electricians and painters all around the country suddenly found themselves with no work and with very little support from the State. This Bill seeks to rectify that situation,” External link

thejournal Friday, June 28, 2019 7:25:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty announced : “when you walk into a restaurant or hotel in future, you will know where your tips are going” External link

thejournal Sunday, June 16, 2019 9:42:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I believe that all sides of the House want something done to ensure that low paid workers who depend on tips are properly protected,” External link

westernpeople Tuesday, June 11, 2019 8:00:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I believe that all sides of the House want something done to ensure that low paid workers who depend on tips are properly protected,” External link

waterford-news Tuesday, June 11, 2019 7:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Maria Walsh ) : "I am not surprised but absolutely delighted that the people of the Midlands and North West have chosen to send Maria to Brussels as their representative. " External link

independent-ie-regional Saturday, June 8, 2019 2:58:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Maria Walsh ) : "Maria will be a great new addition to the Fine Gael team in Europe and will be part of the party's ongoing work to ensure that Ireland is not only strongly represented in the European Parliament but also best served by the EU and its policies," External link

independent-ie-regional Saturday, June 8, 2019 2:58:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty commented ( about You Think ) : “The growth in interest in family histories – helped by programmes such as Who Do You Think You Are and the possibility of digital archiving – has been facilitated by greater and easier online access and today represents another positive development for all genealogical detectives” External link

thejournal Tuesday, June 4, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "We cannot give someone a contribution history that he or she does not have" External link

independent-ie Tuesday, June 4, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Importantly, most of those who received less than €10 following their review achieved maximum personal contributory pension rate, which cannot be further improved upon,” External link

beat102103 Monday, June 3, 2019 2:48:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The waiting times for domiciliary care allowance applications have reduced drastically,” External link

thetimes Monday, June 3, 2019 2:11:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Importantly, most of those who received less than €10 following their review achieved maximum personal contributory pension rate, which cannot be further improved upon,” External link

carlow-nationalist Sunday, June 2, 2019 7:57:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Importantly, most of those who received less than €10 following their review achieved maximum personal contributory pension rate, which cannot be further improved upon,” External link

waterford-news Sunday, June 2, 2019 7:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Importantly, most of those who received less than €10 following their review achieved maximum personal contributory pension rate, which cannot be further improved upon,” External link

westernpeople Sunday, June 2, 2019 7:31:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Maria will be a great new addition to the Fine Gael team in Europe and will be part of the party's ongoing work to ensure that Ireland is not only strongly represented in the European Parliament but also best served by the EU and its policies,” “Deirdre Clune is well in the hunt for a fifth Fine Gael seat in the Ireland South constituency. Hopefully, we’ll have good news there soon,” External link

northernirelandnews Saturday, June 1, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Maria will be a great new addition to the Fine Gael team in Europe and will be part of the party's ongoing work to ensure that Ireland is not only strongly represented in the European Parliament but also best served by the EU and its policies,” “Deirdre Clune is well in the hunt for a fifth Fine Gael seat in the Ireland South constituency. Hopefully, we’ll have good news there soon,” External link

leitrimobserver Thursday, May 30, 2019 12:16:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Maria will be a great new addition to the Fine Gael team in Europe and will be part of the party's ongoing work to ensure that Ireland is not only strongly represented in the European Parliament but also best served by the EU and its policies,” “Deirdre Clune is well in the hunt for a fifth Fine Gael seat in the Ireland South constituency. Hopefully, we’ll have good news there soon,” External link

con-telegraph Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:55:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I am pleased to see that we now have decisions in roughly half the cases involved and that already more than 20,000 pensioners are benefiting from increased rates. Even where pension rates do not increase, no pensioner is worse off as a result of this process as they remain on their existing payment,” External link

thejournal Thursday, May 23, 2019 9:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We are still awaiting replies for many people who may be eligible for an increased payment,” “I want to ensure that everybody who is entitled to an increase receives it. So, I would urge anybody who has received a request for further information to engage with the department to ensure that they receive their correct rate of pension” External link

thejournal Thursday, May 23, 2019 9:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I have met with and spoken to many affected by this issue and I am now very pleased to be able to bring these changes forward as a priority to ensure that they can be introduced as soon as possible” External link

thejournal Thursday, May 23, 2019 4:56:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We are incredibly serious. We don’t want to stop anybody from going to court and making a claim if they feel that they have a right to do so but what we absolutely cannot have and tolerate is exorbitant claims being given to people off the back of previous records of exhorbitant claims that are putting people out of business. We can’t have that,” External link

thejournal Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:49:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
minister16.90%EN11/29/201729/11/2017
social welfare minister0.36%EN11/29/201729/11/2017
social protection minister13.52%EN11/24/201724/11/2017
protection minister13.52%EN11/24/201724/11/2017
employment minister0.18%EN11/03/201703/11/2017
minister for social protection2.31%EN10/30/201730/10/2017
current minister for social protection0.18%EN09/25/201725/09/2017
employment and social protection minister0.18%EN09/19/201719/09/2017
minister for employment and social protection0.18%EN09/11/201711/09/2017
deputy0.71%EN06/21/201721/06/2017
whip47.33%EN06/20/201720/06/2017
government chief0.36%EN02/22/201722/02/2017
sunday independent government chief whip0.89%EN01/08/201708/01/2017
independent government chief whip0.89%EN01/08/201708/01/2017
nick bradshaw government chief whip0.18%EN12/21/201621/12/2016
bradshaw government chief whip0.18%EN12/21/201621/12/2016
irish government chief whip0.18%EN12/09/201609/12/2016
yesterday government chief whip0.18%EN09/12/201612/09/2016
political correspondent0.71%EN07/08/201608/07/2016
correspondent0.36%EN07/08/201608/07/2016
colleague0.18%EN09/18/201318/09/2013
accused0.18%EN08/03/201303/08/2013
member0.36%EN07/16/201316/07/2013
Names Lang Count
Regina DohertyEN88.77%
Regina DohertyPT5.61%
Regina DohertyFR5.61%


 
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Regina Doherty said : “Anybody over 66, we have the wage subsidy scheme so their employer can keep them on the books,” External link

thejournal Friday, April 3, 2020 2:47:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty told : "We're so grateful for the amount of companies who have signed up. We're now at 50,000 companies in Ireland but we know there are 250,000 companies in Ireland so maybe there's a long way to go," External link

trust2 Friday, April 3, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The COVID emergency presents a once in a century challenge to our society and our public services and we are determined that our Department does everything we can to meet emerging needs and provide comfort to as many as possible. At a time where we wish people to stay at home to stay safe, it makes perfect sense to extend the Fuel Season for existing eligible customers on a once-off basis by four weeks, to 8th May 2020, in order to ensure the most vulnerable groups are provided with additional targeted financial supports in a timely and efficient manner” External link

leitrimobserver Wednesday, April 1, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “At a time where we wish people to stay at home to stay safe, it makes perfect sense to extend the Fuel Season for existing eligible customers on a once-off basis by four weeks, to 8 May 2020, in order to ensure the most vulnerable groups are provided with additional targeted financial supports in a timely and efficient manner,” External link

carlow-nationalist Tuesday, March 31, 2020 4:09:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Irish Congress ) : "We are living in unprecedented times and the Covid-19 virus is presenting a once-in- a-century challenge to Irish society - testing our cohesion, our resilience and our ability to respond," External link

independent-ie Wednesday, March 25, 2020 6:21:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty told : “We will not run out of tests,” External link

thejournal Saturday, March 21, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We’re drastically increasing the number of places that you can now go and get a test – I think we’re up to 29 today and that’s only going to increase,” External link

thejournal Saturday, March 21, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We have never experienced a challenge to our welfare system of this magnitude in living memory. Since last Friday, my Department has been assisting an unprecedented increase in the numbers of people seeking income support from the Department,” External link

thejournal Saturday, March 21, 2020 1:01:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We are currently facing an unprecedented challenge with coronavirus but my Department is determined to meet it with agility and flexibility to ensure we get assistance to all who need it,” “The measures we are taking today will re-enforce social distancing in line with HSE and WHO guidelines” External link

carlow-nationalist Friday, March 20, 2020 6:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We are currently facing an unprecedented challenge with coronavirus but my Department is determined to meet it with agility and flexibility to ensure we get assistance to all who need it,” “The measures we are taking today will re-enforce social distancing in line with HSE and WHO guidelines” External link

westernpeople Friday, March 20, 2020 6:38:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We are currently facing an unprecedented challenge with coronavirus but my Department is determined to meet it with agility and flexibility to ensure we get assistance to all who need it,” “The measures we are taking today will re-enforce social distancing in line with HSE and WHO guidelines” External link

waterford-news Friday, March 20, 2020 6:29:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "We are currently facing an unprecedented challenge with coronavirus but my Department is determined to meet it with agility and flexibility to ensure we get assistance to all who need it," "The measures we are taking today will re-enforce social distancing in line with HSE and WHO guidelines" External link

irishexaminer Friday, March 20, 2020 6:13:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "it could be potentially as drastic (as that)" External link

4-traders Friday, March 20, 2020 4:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "it could be potentially as drastic (as that)" External link

businessworld Friday, March 20, 2020 12:45:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “it could be potentially as drastic” External link

independent-ie Thursday, March 19, 2020 10:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "It could be as potentially as drastic," "We haven't overused the word unprecedented in the last few days, but it seems to crop up in every single response we give" External link

RTERadio Thursday, March 19, 2020 9:48:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “it could be potentially as drastic” External link

independent-ie Thursday, March 19, 2020 8:58:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “What happened over months and months in 2008 and 2009 during the banking crisis has happened over the past few days,” External link

irishtimes Thursday, March 19, 2020 8:38:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “What happened over months and months in 2008 and 2009 during the banking crisis has happened over the past few days,” External link

irishtimes Thursday, March 19, 2020 7:28:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty told : "We've never experienced a challenge in the department as we have at the moment. I know some people have likened it to what happened in 2008 and 2009 but what happened over months and months is happening over the last three days," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 19, 2020 7:24:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The measures taken already are extraordinary but this is an extraordinary time. There is great uncertainty and much anxiety about what lies ahead. The loss of a job and an income increases this anxiety and stress. We are doing all we can to help people through this anxiety. The new payment we introduced is just one measure and it means that we can get people into payment as quickly as possible. Hopefully this will provide some measure of reassurance to people unfortunate to be laid-off. We are also calling on banks, landlords, utility providers and others to exercise forbearance with regard to payments of mortgages, rent and utility bills” External link

irishtimes Thursday, March 19, 2020 2:07:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We’re in this together. Somebody who doesn’t have anything more than 203 quid a week, they’re going to buy food,” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, March 18, 2020 8:02:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “If people can’t afford to pay their rents, they’re not going to be able to magic up some money between now and the end of the month, the end of next month,” “Everybody needs to be mindful and cognizant that we will get through this and come out the other end,” External link

thejournal Wednesday, March 18, 2020 12:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We’re in this together. Somebody who doesn’t have anything more than 203 quid a week, they’re going to buy food,” External link

thejournal Wednesday, March 18, 2020 12:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "If you have the card you can go to mygov.ie and fill out the form and you will be responded to within days. If you don't have one, go to welfare.ie and download the form and send it back by freepost to PO BOX 12896," External link

RTERadio Monday, March 16, 2020 11:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We have asked employers, where they can, to keep people on their books and pay them the minimum of the €203 per week which is the equivalent of a job seekers’ rate,” “If employers are continuing to keep staff on their books it ensures continuity of an income for employees and also ensures relationship continuity between the employee and employer so when things do pick up in a couple of weeks they will be able to pick where they left off” External link

irishtimes Monday, March 16, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "Ireland has entered uncharted territory as a consequence of the spread of Covid-19. This is now both a public health and economic issue. " External link

irishmirror Monday, March 16, 2020 8:19:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We have asked employers, where they can, to keep people on their books and pay them the minimum of the €203 per week which is the equivalent of a job seekers’ rate. Our department will refund them that money in the coming weeks,” “If employers are continuing to keep staff on their books it ensures continuity of an income for employees and also ensures relationship continuity between the employee and employer so when things do pick up in a couple of weeks they will be able to pick where they left off” External link

irishtimes Monday, March 16, 2020 7:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I want to reassure our clients that the Department will process all applications for income support as soon as possible,” External link

thejournal Monday, March 16, 2020 4:09:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Where employers, who have to cease trading because of the impact of social distancing, continue to pay workers they will be able to claim refunds from the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection. "A temporary refund scheme is being established for this purpose. This refund will be for €203 per worker per week. This means that workers retain their link with employers and there is no need for them personally to submit a jobseekers claim” External link

dundalkdemocrat Monday, March 16, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “I want to reassure our clients that the Department will process all applications for income support as soon as possible. The new payment will speed this process up and ensure that our customers receive a payment from the Department in as short a time as possible. "Payments will issue based on date of application, not date of processing, meaning that all payments will be back dated. We would ask customers to please keep checking your Bank Account as payment may issue in advance of us formally notifying you” External link

dundalkdemocrat Monday, March 16, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "Where employers, who have to cease trading because of the impact of social distancing, continue to pay workers they will be able to claim refunds from the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection. " External link

irishmirror Monday, March 16, 2020 1:42:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “Ireland has entered unchartered territory as a consequence of the spread of Covid-19. This is now both a public health and economic issue” External link

kclr96fm Monday, March 16, 2020 12:55:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We do not collect biometric data” External link

irishtimes Wednesday, February 12, 2020 5:45:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty claimed ( about Jim O Callaghan ) : "Jim was desperately attempting to be a TD in 2015 and always knew he was going to be on the ticket" "You have to ask yourself the question can you trust Fianna Fáil when they tell you that they won’t go into government with Sinn Fein," External link

independent-ie Friday, February 7, 2020 4:30:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Jim O Callaghan ) : "A barrister is also justified in refusing a case where there is a conflict of interest arises or likely to arise and I think Jim in fairness in 2015 you were on the ticket to be a Fianna Fáil TD" External link

independent-ie Friday, February 7, 2020 4:30:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Jim O Callaghan ) : “Jim was desperately attempting to be a TD in 2015 and always knew he was going to be on the ticket” “It is about whether people can trust Fianna Fail when they say they won’t go into government with Sinn Fein,” External link

irishexaminer Friday, February 7, 2020 3:00:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Only one party, Fine Gael, is resolute on this and will not consider for an iota any form of coalition or arrangement with Sinn Féin. Everyone has a choice to make tomorrow – continued growth, jobs and investment with Fine Gael or put the country’s future at complete risk with a Fianna Fáil/Sinn Féin arrangement,” External link

finegael Friday, February 7, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “People need to have full respect for whatever the central processing agency is. I know some people have suggested that it should be the National Treasury Management Agency. However, if we have to establish a new agency, that agency should command the same respect and authority in the legislation we pass. For me it is all about the people owning their pension pot and having choice” External link

ipe Monday, February 3, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “members of smaller schemes should get the same protections and oversight as members of large schemes” External link

ipe Monday, February 3, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Fine Gael, together with the Irish people, has got Ireland back working. We believe that affordable childcare is central to any growing economy. They go hand in hand” External link

finegael Thursday, January 30, 2020 12:07:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Having worked on alternatives and having secured the agreement of party colleagues, we decided on a new transition payment to resolve this issue,” “I can confirm that this new transition pension will be paid at a rate equivalent to the Contributory State Pension. This change provides financial certainty to people retiring at 66,” External link

eecho Wednesday, January 22, 2020 4:14:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "So we're going to potentially reintroduce a pensions pathway, a new transition payment," External link

independent-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 3:33:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "Pensioners who worked all of their lives wouldn't be expected to get jobs if they don't want to," External link

independent-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 3:33:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Simon Harris ) : “We have 1,000 more GPs in Ireland than we had five years ago so [Harris] certainly must be doing something to attract them to come back into the profession” External link

thejournal Tuesday, January 21, 2020 10:15:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "So we're going to potentially reintroduce a pensions pathway, a new transition payment," External link

independent-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 5:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "Pensioners who worked all of their lives wouldn't be expected to get jobs if they don't want to," External link

independent-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 5:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "So we're going to potentially reintroduce a pensions pathway, a new transition payment," External link

herald-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 5:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "Pensioners who worked all of their lives wouldn't be expected to get jobs if they don't want to," External link

herald-ie Tuesday, January 21, 2020 5:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “while there are the best of intentions in this bill, there are far too many unintended consequences that would reduce the take-home pay of the people working in this sector” External link

thejournal Saturday, January 18, 2020 11:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I ensured that tips in our hospitality sector are paid to employees and not withheld” External link

thejournal Saturday, January 18, 2020 11:59:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "It will be in the programme for government - €5 per week, per year for the lifetime of the next government and that's a cast-iron guarantee," External link

independent-ie Monday, January 13, 2020 12:30:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Charlie Flanagan ) : “I don’t think Charlie’s intention was ever to make a mess. Maybe there wasn’t as much consultation with regard to this commemoration as there should have been or could have been” External link

irishexaminer Thursday, January 9, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "We need to find a route to remember the history that has brought us to where we are today and to be thankful for it but I think, as well as just looking back, we need to look forward" External link

independent-ie Thursday, January 9, 2020 12:41:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "We need to find a route to remember the history that has brought us to where we are today and to be thankful for it but I think, as well as just looking back, we need to look forward" External link

independent-ie Wednesday, January 8, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "The increases - which come into effect this week – were introduced specifically to target those most in need. Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection, Regina Doherty (Image: Gareth Chaney Collins) Read More Related Articles Read More Related Articles " External link

irishmirror Wednesday, January 8, 2020 1:46:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "However, I hope we can create a new piece of legislation that gives employees an entitlement to tips paid in electronic form," External link

herald-ie Monday, December 9, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "Thanks to the economic policies pursued by this Government and the job activation measures of my own Department, we now have had 29 consecutive Quarters of decline in the numbers of those unemployed and the greatest number of people at work in the history of the state," External link

irishsun Saturday, December 7, 2019 7:40:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Helen McEntee ) : "We've been looking for this for a long time. I have to say we were probably somewhat disappointed when it wasn't included in the Project Ireland 2040 plan but Damien (English, Helen (McEntee) and myself as well as all the local representatives from the county have been lobbying hard to get that review brought forward on the basis that we are building thousands of houses in our county and inviting thousands of families to come and live in this beautiful place but they do have to have access to public transport that is reliable. So the review next year, I have no doubt, will prove the feasibility of that train to Dunshaughlin and Dunsany and Navan and I look forward to being here hopefully when it starts" External link

meathchronicle Saturday, December 7, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "But I do understand that the trolley numbers at 8am in Letterkenny University Hospital have been persistently high for this entire year," External link

irishexaminer Thursday, December 5, 2019 6:18:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "I recognise that the vast majority of our customers are genuine and that there are no issues in relation to their claims" External link

independent-ie Thursday, November 28, 2019 3:56:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "I recognise that the vast majority of our customers are genuine and that there are no issues in relation to their claims" External link

herald-ie Thursday, November 28, 2019 6:32:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The Ombudsman has told us and overruled decisions we have made on appeal because we don’t have the supporting documentation for those decisions,” External link

irishexaminer Thursday, November 21, 2019 11:25:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “This payment will help those people meet the extra expenses incurred over the Christmas period as well as provide an additional boost for local economies,” External link

thejournal Thursday, November 21, 2019 4:58:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “hiding away is not going to make the situation go away” External link

thejournal Tuesday, November 12, 2019 11:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I have a habit of sometimes putting my foot not just into my own mouth, but two feet when I open my mouth so I went looking for the best. We interviewed quite a number of people” External link

independent-ie Monday, November 11, 2019 6:27:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “Within the public sector we are looking to double the number of people with a disability employed by 2024 and we are looking at alternative recruitment channels for people with disabilities,” External link

irishtimes Monday, November 11, 2019 10:22:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "Members are always the ones who chose the ticket, the members views have to be listened to. I'm not sure what their views are other than that the ticket should be reviewed by the national executive," External link

irishexaminer Friday, November 1, 2019 10:10:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “On a human level, I think she's been through an incredible amount in the last number of months. I actually don't know how she's still standing,” External link

independent-ie-regional Friday, November 1, 2019 4:09:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "It's a bit Irish in this day and age that people have to boil water as a result of what potentially is missed recommendations from a previous review" External link

RTERadio Thursday, October 31, 2019 1:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “While the State Pension will always be there for people, I want to ensure that the pensioners of tomorrow – all those in the workplace today – don’t just have enough to live but have a comfortable life in their retirement” External link

thejournal Thursday, October 31, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “A key feature of this automatic enrolment system is that it will be a ‘pot-follows-member’ design. This means that an employee’s pension contributions will be collected in the same pension ‘pot’ even when an employee changes employer, or if the employee has multiple employers. This is one of the critical lessons that we learned from examining similar systems internationally” External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, October 30, 2019 9:35:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The minister categorically denies she ever asked someone to vote for her when she was not in the chamber nor would she ever” External link

independent-ie Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:46:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty told : “I think there are very many smart lawyers in the UK looking at the letter and will probably challenge it next week,” External link

thejournal Sunday, October 20, 2019 3:03:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We sincerely hope that the House of Commons can reach an agreement this week,” External link

thejournal Sunday, October 20, 2019 3:03:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We sincerely hope that the House of Commons can reach an agreement this week,” External link

thejournal Sunday, October 20, 2019 12:00:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “People place great significance in being able to register the life events that impact on their lives and families and for the State, and society more widely, to confer some level of official recognition on these through the registration services,” “The recording of our life events today means that in years ahead, this vital source of personal history is available for those who come after us” External link

thejournal Monday, October 14, 2019 6:31:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Commission ) : “The Government has decided that a decision on when the Commission’s recommendation will commence will be made when the outcome of the Brexit negotiations becomes clearer,” External link

thejournal Tuesday, October 8, 2019 11:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "They find it very difficult to live on (about) €100," External link

RTERadio Tuesday, October 8, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty commented : “As this Government delivers a prudent Budget in the shadow of Brexit, I have chosen to ensure that we get maximum impact for families – particularly vulnerable children and older people” External link

westernpeople Tuesday, October 8, 2019 9:34:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The social welfare package builds on the significant increases of recent years and focuses on the groups in society who are most vulnerable and most at risk of poverty,” “I will continue to work to ensure that our social welfare system focuses on the people who are most vulnerable in our society” External link

westernpeople Tuesday, October 8, 2019 9:34:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Tackling poverty remains a fundamental aspiration of Irish society and the Programme for a Partnership Government includes a firm commitment to develop a new Integrated Framework for Social Inclusion, to tackle inequality and poverty” External link

limerickleader Wednesday, October 2, 2019 7:43:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty replied : “I really believe in this. I'm happy to defend a policy introduced by your party in 1998 and 2005,” “I won't stand here having you accusing me of telling lies” External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, September 25, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The Department for Foreign Affairs hasn’t changed its policy at all,” External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, September 25, 2019 10:44:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The start of the school year can be particularly stressful time of year for many families. The Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance provides valuable support to eligible families to assist with the extra costs when children start school each autumn and this year we are providing for an additional €25 payment per child. I would urge anybody who has not yet applied to check their eligibility for the scheme which provides a once-off payment to assist with the costs of school clothing and footwear” External link

limerickleader Tuesday, September 24, 2019 10:54:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The start of the school year can be particularly stressful time of year for many families. The Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance provides valuable support to eligible families to assist with the extra costs when children start school each autumn and this year we are providing for an additional €25 payment per child. I would urge anybody who has not yet applied to check their eligibility for the scheme which provides a once-off payment to assist with the costs of school clothing and footwear” External link

leitrimobserver Monday, September 23, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The start of the school year can be particularly stressful time of year for many families. The Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance provides valuable support to eligible families to assist with the extra costs when children start school each autumn and this year we are providing for an additional €25 payment per child. I would urge anybody who has not yet applied to check their eligibility for the scheme which provides a once-off payment to assist with the costs of school clothing and footwear” External link

longfordleader Monday, September 23, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "it is intended, in line with decisions of successive Governments dating back to 1998, to continue to operate the PSC and the SAFE 2 identity authentication process on which it is based" External link

RTERadio Tuesday, September 17, 2019 9:23:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We have strong legal advice that the existing social welfare legislation provides a robust legal basis for my department to issue PSCs for use by a number of bodies across the public sector,” External link

irishtimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 8:51:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We don’t agree with any of the eight findings and we have written to the commission to confirm that,” External link

irishtimes Tuesday, September 17, 2019 8:51:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "I recognise that the vast majority of our customers are genuine and that there are no issues in relation to their claims" External link

independent-ie Monday, September 16, 2019 5:14:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I will be advocating at the Cabinet table for the Help to Buy Scheme to be extended. The scheme has assisted 12,000 people to have deposits for their first home including many in Meath. I want local young families in this county to have as much support as possible to getv on the first rung of the property ladder and this initiative has been a great help in doing just that. Additionally, by helping people into the market, the scheme also encourages more builders into home construction providing much needed additional housing stock in Meath and beyond” External link

meathchronicle Friday, September 13, 2019 9:18:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “Abhaile helps to put in place personal insolvency arrangements, alternative repayment plans, or other arrangements such as Mortgage to Rent, that are tailored to the borrower’s individual situation” External link

irishtimes Wednesday, September 11, 2019 11:15:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty told : “My legal advice is incredibly strong,” External link

thejournal Thursday, September 5, 2019 2:36:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The only thing we’re absolutely sure that Westminster does not want is a hard Brexit,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 4, 2019 9:18:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The only thing we’re absolutely sure that Westminster does not want is a hard Brexit,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 4, 2019 7:12:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The only thing we’re absolutely sure that Westminster does not want is a hard Brexit,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 4, 2019 5:50:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The only thing we’re absolutely sure that Westminster does not want is a hard Brexit,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 4, 2019 3:46:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The only thing we’re absolutely sure that Westminster does not want is a hard Brexit,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, September 4, 2019 2:42:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "The Government will continue acting on the basis of legislation passed in 2005, on the basis that they have a clear legal underpinning to what they are doing" External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, September 4, 2019 1:43:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “This payment reflects a range of factors negotiated over the years including fare increases, peak-time access to free travel, service improvements, changes and enhancements. A discount of 40 per cent is applied to reflect the fares-foregone nature of the scheme,” External link

irishtimes Saturday, August 31, 2019 7:24:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty claiming : "The Minister's arrogance has been breathtaking, she ploughed ahead with printing more and more cards when the Data Commissioner was carrying out an investigation into it" External link

irishexaminer Sunday, August 18, 2019 8:38:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We only received the report yesterday. It’s a very comprehensive report. We are going to consider the report and issue a full response as soon as we can” External link

irishtimes Saturday, August 17, 2019 6:09:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “a hot school meal is not just about nutrition but it also guarantees a better education. The research out there shows us that children who benefit from a daily nutritious hot dinner have greater focus and better learning outcomes” External link

irishtimes Thursday, August 15, 2019 9:35:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “A hot school meal is not just about nutrition but it also guarantees a better education,” “The research out there shows us that children who benefit from a daily nutritious hot dinner have greater focus and better learning outcomes,” External link

thejournal Thursday, August 15, 2019 8:58:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “A hot school meal is not just about nutrition but it also guarantees a better education. The research out there shows us that children who benefit from a daily nutritious hot dinner have greater focus and better learning outcomes. I would like to thank all the schools who applied for the pilot we had an enthusiastic response. I am delighted to be extending this pilot to the 36 schools announced today including County Meath’s Gaelscoil An Bhradáin Feasa. They represent a good cross-sample of schools and I look forward to the insights we gather from their experiences” External link

meathchronicle Thursday, August 15, 2019 6:08:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : "I want to make sure we give the equality of opportunity to all of our children in every county of the country to have the best educational experience that they can in our primary school system to allow them to go on to be able to have better opportunities as they get older. So we need to learn by the pilot project," External link

RTERadio Thursday, August 15, 2019 2:52:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “A hot school meal is not just about nutrition but it also guarantees a better education,” External link

eecho Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:14:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “A hot school meal is not just about nutrition, but it also guarantees a better education. The research out there shows us that children who benefit from a daily nutritious hot dinner have greater focus and better learning outcomes. "I would like to thank all the schools who applied for the pilot – we had an enthusiastic response. I am delighted to be extending this pilot to the 36 schools announced today. They represent a good cross-sample of schools and I look forward to the insights we gather from their experiences” External link

dundalkdemocrat Thursday, August 15, 2019 12:49:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "If we keep continuing doing a fiver across the board for everybody, first of all it kind of diminishes in the value, but second of all it doesn't actually hit the people who really need the attention from the State the most and so those 120,000 children who are living in consistent poverty, they don't get helped by a fiver across the board, they get helped by targeted increases," External link

independent-ie Tuesday, August 6, 2019 4:34:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added : “The first 12 months of life are incredibly formative for a child and the benefit of allowing parents greater time with a new baby will be beneficial to individual children, families and society as a whole,” External link

eecho Thursday, August 1, 2019 2:43:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “It has become clear over the past number of months that in a minority of establishments, workers are not being treated fairly with regard to tips. As I said previously, I will not tolerate this on my watch and now, having received approval from Government, I look forward to introducing measures which will improve the situation and, crucially, have a sound legal basis” External link

irishexaminer Monday, July 8, 2019 8:07:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “It has become clear over the past number of months that in a minority of establishments, workers are not being treated fairly with regard to tips. As I said previously, I will not tolerate this on my watch and now, having received approval from Government, I look forward to introducing measures which will improve the situation and, crucially, have a sound legal basis,” External link

irishtimes Monday, July 8, 2019 2:27:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty added ( about Takeda Pharmaceutical ) : "I am delighted to see Takeda expanding in Ireland. I know from their investment in their facility in Dunboyne, in my local constituency, that they are a great employer and a significant player in the global pharmaceutical sector. This state of the art manufacturing facility at Grange Castle is a great vote of confidence in Ireland and a very welcome development." External link

irishsun Sunday, July 7, 2019 8:46:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “In Ireland, we hold a very special place for the arts and I hope that through this initiative some we can create some breathing space for creative people to flourish,” External link

thejournal Saturday, July 6, 2019 12:35:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I think she’s an Irish citizen with a small baby,” “I think she should be brought back to the country… I know there are concerns from some people that she may pose a security risk, but surely we can do a security assessment and deal with that” External link

thejournal Friday, July 5, 2019 1:35:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The agreement, which includes a significant tariff rate quota that’ll allow beef imports from Mercosur countries, obviously is a disappointment to every one of us,” “That’s why we’ve been working for the last number of years to bring it from where it was to where it is now but I think as you can agree there’s a long way to go” External link

irishmirror Thursday, July 4, 2019 8:43:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The agreement, which includes a significant tariff rate quota that’ll allow beef imports from Mercosur countries, obviously is a disappointment to every one of us,” “That’s why we’ve been working for the last number of years to bring it from where it was to where it is now but I think as you can agree there’s a long way to go” External link

irishexaminer Thursday, July 4, 2019 6:02:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “When the economy crashed in 2008, many suffered. Self-employed traders such as plumbers, electricians and painters all around the country suddenly found themselves with no work and with very little support from the State. This Bill seeks to rectify that situation,” External link

thejournal Friday, June 28, 2019 7:25:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty announced : “when you walk into a restaurant or hotel in future, you will know where your tips are going” External link

thejournal Sunday, June 16, 2019 9:42:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I believe that all sides of the House want something done to ensure that low paid workers who depend on tips are properly protected,” External link

westernpeople Tuesday, June 11, 2019 8:00:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I believe that all sides of the House want something done to ensure that low paid workers who depend on tips are properly protected,” External link

waterford-news Tuesday, June 11, 2019 7:01:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Maria Walsh ) : "I am not surprised but absolutely delighted that the people of the Midlands and North West have chosen to send Maria to Brussels as their representative. " External link

independent-ie-regional Saturday, June 8, 2019 2:58:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said ( about Maria Walsh ) : "Maria will be a great new addition to the Fine Gael team in Europe and will be part of the party's ongoing work to ensure that Ireland is not only strongly represented in the European Parliament but also best served by the EU and its policies," External link

independent-ie-regional Saturday, June 8, 2019 2:58:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty commented ( about You Think ) : “The growth in interest in family histories – helped by programmes such as Who Do You Think You Are and the possibility of digital archiving – has been facilitated by greater and easier online access and today represents another positive development for all genealogical detectives” External link

thejournal Tuesday, June 4, 2019 9:38:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : "We cannot give someone a contribution history that he or she does not have" External link

independent-ie Tuesday, June 4, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Importantly, most of those who received less than €10 following their review achieved maximum personal contributory pension rate, which cannot be further improved upon,” External link

beat102103 Monday, June 3, 2019 2:48:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “The waiting times for domiciliary care allowance applications have reduced drastically,” External link

thetimes Monday, June 3, 2019 2:11:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Importantly, most of those who received less than €10 following their review achieved maximum personal contributory pension rate, which cannot be further improved upon,” External link

carlow-nationalist Sunday, June 2, 2019 7:57:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Importantly, most of those who received less than €10 following their review achieved maximum personal contributory pension rate, which cannot be further improved upon,” External link

waterford-news Sunday, June 2, 2019 7:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Importantly, most of those who received less than €10 following their review achieved maximum personal contributory pension rate, which cannot be further improved upon,” External link

westernpeople Sunday, June 2, 2019 7:31:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Maria will be a great new addition to the Fine Gael team in Europe and will be part of the party's ongoing work to ensure that Ireland is not only strongly represented in the European Parliament but also best served by the EU and its policies,” “Deirdre Clune is well in the hunt for a fifth Fine Gael seat in the Ireland South constituency. Hopefully, we’ll have good news there soon,” External link

northernirelandnews Saturday, June 1, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Maria will be a great new addition to the Fine Gael team in Europe and will be part of the party's ongoing work to ensure that Ireland is not only strongly represented in the European Parliament but also best served by the EU and its policies,” “Deirdre Clune is well in the hunt for a fifth Fine Gael seat in the Ireland South constituency. Hopefully, we’ll have good news there soon,” External link

leitrimobserver Thursday, May 30, 2019 12:16:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “Maria will be a great new addition to the Fine Gael team in Europe and will be part of the party's ongoing work to ensure that Ireland is not only strongly represented in the European Parliament but also best served by the EU and its policies,” “Deirdre Clune is well in the hunt for a fifth Fine Gael seat in the Ireland South constituency. Hopefully, we’ll have good news there soon,” External link

con-telegraph Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:55:00 AM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I am pleased to see that we now have decisions in roughly half the cases involved and that already more than 20,000 pensioners are benefiting from increased rates. Even where pension rates do not increase, no pensioner is worse off as a result of this process as they remain on their existing payment,” External link

thejournal Thursday, May 23, 2019 9:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We are still awaiting replies for many people who may be eligible for an increased payment,” “I want to ensure that everybody who is entitled to an increase receives it. So, I would urge anybody who has received a request for further information to engage with the department to ensure that they receive their correct rate of pension” External link

thejournal Thursday, May 23, 2019 9:55:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “I have met with and spoken to many affected by this issue and I am now very pleased to be able to bring these changes forward as a priority to ensure that they can be introduced as soon as possible” External link

thejournal Thursday, May 23, 2019 4:56:00 PM EAT

Regina Doherty said : “We are incredibly serious. We don’t want to stop anybody from going to court and making a claim if they feel that they have a right to do so but what we absolutely cannot have and tolerate is exorbitant claims being given to people off the back of previous records of exhorbitant claims that are putting people out of business. We can’t have that,” External link

thejournal Thursday, May 23, 2019 1:49:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
minister16.90%EN11/29/201729/11/2017
social welfare minister0.36%EN11/29/201729/11/2017
social protection minister13.52%EN11/24/201724/11/2017
protection minister13.52%EN11/24/201724/11/2017
employment minister0.18%EN11/03/201703/11/2017
minister for social protection2.31%EN10/30/201730/10/2017
current minister for social protection0.18%EN09/25/201725/09/2017
employment and social protection minister0.18%EN09/19/201719/09/2017
minister for employment and social protection0.18%EN09/11/201711/09/2017
deputy0.71%EN06/21/201721/06/2017
whip47.33%EN06/20/201720/06/2017
government chief0.36%EN02/22/201722/02/2017
sunday independent government chief whip0.89%EN01/08/201708/01/2017
independent government chief whip0.89%EN01/08/201708/01/2017
nick bradshaw government chief whip0.18%EN12/21/201621/12/2016
bradshaw government chief whip0.18%EN12/21/201621/12/2016
irish government chief whip0.18%EN12/09/201609/12/2016
yesterday government chief whip0.18%EN09/12/201612/09/2016
political correspondent0.71%EN07/08/201608/07/2016
correspondent0.36%EN07/08/201608/07/2016
colleague0.18%EN09/18/201318/09/2013
accused0.18%EN08/03/201303/08/2013
member0.36%EN07/16/201316/07/2013
Names Lang Count
Regina DohertyEN88.77%
Regina DohertyPT5.61%
Regina DohertyFR5.61%


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