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  Enda Kenny
Enda Kenny (born 1951) is an Irish politician and has been the leader of Fine Gael from 2002 to the present.
Enda Kenny was born in Castlebar, Co. Mayo on 24 April 1951.
Enda Kenny negotiated, on behalf of Fine Gael, the Programme for Government with the Labour and Democratic Left parties prior to the formation of the Government in 1994.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/en/Enda_Kenny.html   (260 words)

  
  Enda Kenny - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Enda Kenny (Irish name: Éanna Ó Cionnaith; born 24 April 1951) is an Irish politician, is the 10th leader of the Fine Gael party and Leader of the Opposition in Dáil Éireann.
Enda Kenny was born in Castlebar, County Mayo and was educated locally in Castlebar, St. Patrick's Teacher Training College, Drumcondra and University College Galway where he qualified as a primary school teacher.
Kenny was only 24 when he was elected to the Dáil in a by-election caused by the death of his father Henry.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Enda_Kenny   (1305 words)

  
 Enda Kenny - Politics.ie Wiki
Enda Kenny is the Leader of the Opposition and the Fine Gael party.
Enda Kenny was unsuccessful in his bid to replace John Bruton as leader in 2001 after supporting Bruton's continuation as leader, with the party instead electing Michael Noonan.
Kenny was chosen as his successor, and has presided over the altering of the party's image, reviving it to form a credible alternative for government and resolving many of the issues concerning the core beliefs of the party.
www.politics.ie /wiki/index.php?title=Enda_Kenny   (238 words)

  
 Fine Gael
Enda Kenny TD General Election candidate Enda Kenny was re-elected to the Dáil in May 2002.
Enda has represented the people of Mayo as a Fine Gael member of Dáil Éireann since 1975, and has served in a wide variety of positions during that time.
With his colleague Richard Bruton TD, Enda negotiated, on behalf of Fine Gael, the Programme for Government with the Labour and Democratic Left parties prior to the formation of the Government in 1994.
endakenny.finegael.ie   (280 words)

  
 The National Forum on Europe - Enda Kenny Calls for Unified EU Approach to Immigration - Forum Address   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Mr Kenny told the Forum’s cross-party membership that Fine Gael was relieved that the Government had announced it was going to require work permits for people from Bulgaria and Romania, which are due to join the European Union next January.
However, Mr Kenny said he believed that the EU should be able to take “a deeper view” when it came to transnational crimes which have devastating consequences.
Roger Cole of the Peace and Neutrality Alliance pressed Mr Kenny on whether he believed it was acceptable that European aid was cut off to the Palestinian people, “because the EU didn’t like the result of democratic elections”.
www.forumoneurope.ie /index.asp?locID=113&docID=1093   (1038 words)

  
 APC CONFIRM CASTLEBAR JOBS
This was the good news the Minister for Tourism and Trade Enda Kenny had for the 520 people who attended his 21st anniversary of being elected to Dail Eireann at a celebration banquet at the Travellers Friend Hotel and Theatre, Castlebar, where Taoiseach John Bruton was the guest of honour.
He said they were indebted to the Kenny family for their contribution to the public life of this country for most of the 20th century.
Minister Kenny said: "This is a celebration not just for me, not just for the Kenny family but for you for your loyalty, your confidence, trust and integrity and your continued support for the party that we believe in and the principles that we stand by.
www.mayo-ireland.ie /Mayo/News/ConnTel/9611Nov/96Nov13/EKenny.htm   (1583 words)

  
 Henry Kenny - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Henry Kenny (September 7, 1913-September 25, 1975) was an Irish Fine Gael politician.
Kenny was first elected to Dáil Éireann at the 1954 General Election as a Fine Gael TD.
His son, Enda Kenny, was elected to the Dáil as his replacement in 1975.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Henry_Kenny   (134 words)

  
 Living Tradition CD review of Enda Kenny - Bacers Dozen
Enda Kenny is a singer/songwriter, born in Ireland, and living in Melbourne, Australia.
Enda is also a protest singer, though in his case he protests about people who try to serve him "Earl Grey".
Here Enda's inspiration is the mass bombings of the Second World War, and the positive response of the victims, in particular the people of Coventry.
www.folkmusic.net /htmfiles/webrevs/ekcd0013.htm   (435 words)

  
 Taoiseach's question-time in Dáil Éireann
Enda Kenny asked the Taoiseach the number of freedom of information requests received by his Department during April 2005; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
Enda Kenny asked the Taoiseach the number of freedom of information requests received by his Department during May 2005; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
Enda Kenny asked the Taoiseach if he will report on his attendance at the British-Irish Council meeting in the Isle of Man on 20 May 2005; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
www.feargalquinn.ie /tq/t1306.htm   (5838 words)

  
 Irish Abroad - Irish American News
Kenny said that upon his return to Ireland, he would ask the government to send an all party, all-island delegation to support the ILIR day in D.C., and have one to one talks with congressional representatives and senators likely to be in conference on the issue.
Kenny said it was important to be involved in the debate even though the Irish had no control over the internal politics that have dogged the immigration issue in the U.S. “I realize there are internal issues over which we have no control.
Kenny shortened his trip to only one day after a major political dispute erupted in Ireland over the release of a paedophile from jail.
www.irishabroad.com /news/irishinamerica/news/KennyCallsforImmigrationReform140606.asp   (537 words)

  
 The Kingdom: Enda Kenny in buoyant mood as he targets Kerry seat
FINE Gael leader Enda Kenny has said he is “convinced” that the party can win back a Dáil seat in South Kerry at the next general election despite the latest opinion poll slump.
Mr Kenny said the South Kerry constituency was “very far-flung” and, in terms of organisation, that created its own problems but he said he believed local party workers will be ready when the time comes.
Mr Kenny, who used the Kerry visit to rally his parliamentary party members in advance of next year’s local and European elections, said he was not too concerned with the latest opinion poll findings which showed his support base slipping by two points to 26 per cent.
www.the-kingdom.ie /news/story.asp?j=10803   (375 words)

  
 Taoiseach's question-time in Dáil Éireann
Enda Kenny asked the Taoiseach the number of freedom of information requests received by his Department during November 2005; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
Enda Kenny asked the Taoiseach the number of freedom of information requests processed by his Department during 2005; the number which have been acceded to; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
Enda Kenny asked the Taoiseach if he will report on the recent activities of the national implementation body; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
www.feargalquinn.ie /tq/t0602.htm   (13875 words)

  
 Observer | Opposition commander draws up attack plan
Enda Kenny is going off on his holidays to prepare for an alternative government.
Kenny said he had no problem with sitting on a joint public platform with the leaders of Labour and the Greens.
Kenny expressed his frustration that Fine Gael's recovery at the polls from its disastrous performance in 2002 was overshadowed by Sinn Fein's successes last month.
observer.guardian.co.uk /print/0,3858,4968430-102279,00.html   (1036 words)

  
 Semper Idem :: Enda Kenny, Immigration and a National Debate :: January :: 2007
Enda put forward a clear view of the issue, and to his and Fine Gael’s objective ” is to ensure that immigration remains a positive experience for our society and our economy”.
Despite the furore that Mr Kenny’s prepared speech has caused, the bulk of it was positive and constructive in tone.
For this reason, Mr Kenny is right to call for a debate on this important issue during the election campaign.
semperidem.blogs.ie /2007/01/27/enda-kenny-immigration-and-a-national-debate   (1552 words)

  
 The Mayo News - Colleagues back Kenny
IT definitely was not the start to 2007 that Fine Gael leader Enda Kenny was looking for, but his Mayo running mates in this summer’s General Election have rallied around their colleague and party leader after the public questions about his leadership last week.
Deputy Kenny moved last week to dispel doubts over his leadership following comments by Fine Gael TDs John Deasy and Damien English that his position as leader would have to be called into question if their party did not form the next Government.
“Enda Kenny has met every challenge he has faced as leader with a steely determination and the results of the European and local elections are testimony to that.
www.mayonews.ie /index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=821&Itemid=38   (569 words)

  
 RTÉ News: Enda Kenny elected Fine Gael leader
Enda Kenny is the new leader of the Fine Gael parliamentary party.
Speaking afterwards, Mr Kenny declared the mourning period for Fine Gael was now over and the party would now get up off the floor and demonstrate it was a political force to be reckoned with.
Mr Kenny said he had not yet made a decision about his deputy leader or his front bench but would be announcing these appointments in due course.
www.rte.ie /news/2002/0605/finegael.html   (365 words)

  
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 Enda Kenny "surrounded by well wishers" in Westmin :: Politics.ie
Not far away, sitting in the front row to his left, was Fine Gael leader Enda Kenny.
Kenny by contrast is vice-president of the EPP.
It shouldn't be surprising that people from the Conservative party in the UK would support Enda Kenny.
www.politics.ie /viewtopic.php?t=20657   (1573 words)

  
 The Mayo News - ‘Ignore SF at your peril, Enda’
Enda Kenny was the last Mayo native to sit at a cabinet table, but Ms Ruane – a native of Swinford who attended secondary school in the county town – now sits proudly at the power-sharing table in Northern Ireland as Minister for Education.
Cllr Gerry Murray maintained that, despite what Enda Kenny is saying, the grassroots of his party are indicating that they are ready to talk to Sinn Féin.
Enda Kenny may be saying he won’t do business but the grassroots of his party are coming to me and canvassing me for the Senate election.”
www.mayonews.ie /index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1358&Itemid=38   (726 words)

  
 Western People: Enda Kenny in Sellafield move
Deputy Enda Kenny, the Fine Gael leader has moved rapidly to put an end to a British government ban on visits by Irish nuclear experts to the Sellafield plant in Cumbria.
Deputy Kenny said it was a scandalous neglect of duty by the government that they had not secured the lifting of the ban and that the RPII were not being given adequate information on the safety and security of Sellafield’s operations.
Dep Kenny expressed his alarm at the revelation- acknowledged by the Ambassador - that discharges of radioactive material into the Irish sea are to increase and that BNFL were unable to provide any environmental impactassessment of the level or duration of these discharges which might last for up to 20 years.
www.westernpeople.ie /news/story.asp?j=14502   (322 words)

  
 Enda Kenny must clarify position on FG preventing Taoiseach addressing European Parliament - Parlon
Fine Gael leader Enda Kenny TD states that he had no knowledge of the matter," he said.
I therefore call on Enda Kenny, as leader of Fine Gael, to clarify his stance on this matter by writing to the President of the European Parliament.
Deputy Kenny should make clear, on behalf of his Party, that he supports the original invitation to An Taoiseach to address the European Parliament.
www.progressivedemocrats.ie /press_room/2123   (252 words)

  
 Western People: Mayo election candidates rally to Kenny’s defence
This very public undermining of Enda Kenny’s leadership has taken the party by surprise, and the comments are seen as unwelcome and extremely unhelpful in the run up to a General Election.
When Councillor Mulherin was asked if she fully supported Enda Kenny she said: “Moral is very high in the party today.
Enda Kenny has met every challenge that he has faced as a leader.
www.westernpeople.ie /news/story.asp?j=34895   (636 words)

  
 Upcoming VIP Visits to the New York Irish Center
Enda Kenny is a Teachta Dála (TD) for Mayo and the current leader of Fine Gael.
Enda Kenny was born in Castlebar, County Mayo and was educated in Castlebar, St. Patrick's Teacher Training College, Drumcondra and University College Galway.
Kenny has represented the people of Mayo in Dáil Éireann since 1975 when he was first elected in a by-election following the death of his father, Henry Kenny.
www.newyorkirishcenter.org /visits.htm   (373 words)

  
 Enda Kenny Visits Newbridge | Kildare South Fine Gael
The visit to the constituency is part of a nationwide tour where Enda plans to get around to as many constituencies as possible in the run up to the next general election.
The first port of call was Newbridge College, where Enda first met with the school's principal Pat O'Mahony before addressing staff and students.
Enda was then the guest of honour at a reception in Ross Morgan's restaurant where he delivered a rousing speech followed by thunderous applause.
www.kildaresouthfg.ie /node/131   (255 words)

  
 Brunswick Music Festival   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Dublin born songwriter, Enda Kenny has been performing in Australia since the late eighties.
Enda is an engaging and entertaining performer and is accompanied on stage by Linsay Martin his long time fiddle player, and the very excellent Sandy Brady on double bass.
Enda's latest recording is 'Here and There' which has received excellent national reviews on which Sandy and Linsay both play.
www.brunswickmusicfestival.com.au /information01-perf-manx-enda.htm   (326 words)

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