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BUSH DOES WELL IN DEBATE

BUT THATCHER- COMMENT SQUANDERS IRISH CATHOLIC VOTECapitol Hill. Washington. Thursday, September 17, 2015 ——Jeb Bush is seen to have squandered and thrown away the Irish-American vote by his gratuitous choice of   Maggie Thatcher’s picture for the ten dollar bill. Fr. Sean Mc Manus— President of the Capitol Hill-based Irish National Caucus: “He’s not a stupid man. […]

FLORIDA SENATE BILL ANTI-CATHOLIC, ANTI-IRISH Senate Bill 7024 Is Shameful

SENT TO 490 MEDIA OUTLETS IN FLORIDAFLORIDA SENATE BILL ANTI-CATHOLIC, ANTI-IRISH                Senate Bill 7024  Is ShamefulCapitol Hill. Wednesday, May 20, 2015 —— If Florida governor were to sign a Senate Bill to repeal the Mac Bride Principles, it will be seen as  anti-Catholic and anti-Irish — whatever the  governor’s intentions.That is […]

A CLIP FROM THE PAST: A NARROW MARGIN IN FERMANAGH AND SOUTH TYRONE

  By Gareth Gordon. BBC News. 2 April 2015 Lough Erne in County Fermanagh, pictured in 1981It is more than 30 years since Bobby Sands was elected as an MP, but where politics is concerned time stands still in Fermanagh and South Tyrone.“I think it’s very much back to 1981,” says Bernie O’Connor, who played a role […]

IMMIGRATION

 On November 20 2014, US President Barack Obama announced Executive Orders on Deferred Action for some immigrants. This serves as tremendous relief from threat of deportation for Irish families with US Born Children. Irish work visa holders, as well as their spouses, now have eased ability to apply for permanent resident visas and move between […]

Exclusive: VP Joe Biden on the Irish and the undocumented issue

Exclusive: VP Joe Biden on the Irish and the undocumented issue Op-ed by Vice President Joe Biden. Irish Central. Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Vice President Joe Biden speaks about immigration and his Irish roots at Irish America magazine event.Photo by: Irish American Magazine / Sade JosephMy grandfather Ambrose Finnegan always told me, “Never forget where you came from, Joey.” He wasn’t merely reminding me […]

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