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Ireland’s Green Party Leader, A Former Bike Shop Owner, Secures ‘Astonishing’ Boost For Walking And Cycling

On Jun 16, 2020
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RT @DavidZipper: I had to reread this several times before I could believe it.  For the next 5 years, the breakdown of Ireland's transportation budget will be: ▪️ 53%-- Public transit ▪️ 20%-- Walking and cycling ▪️ 27%-- Auto infrastructure (roads and highways) https://t.co/hqyglaABgT
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In the new coalition government, Eamon Ryan could become deputy prime minister —Tánaiste—the first former bike shop owner elevated to such a national leadership role.

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On Jun 16, 2020
@SPhillipsLuethi shared
RT @DavidZipper: I had to reread this several times before I could believe it.  For the next 5 years, the breakdown of Ireland's transportation budget will be: ▪️ 53%-- Public transit ▪️ 20%-- Walking and cycling ▪️ 27%-- Auto infrastructure (roads and highways) https://t.co/hqyglaABgT
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Ireland’s Green Party Leader, A Former Bike Shop Owner, Secures ‘Astonishing’ Boost For Walking And Cycling

Ireland’s Green Party Leader, A Former Bike Shop Owner, Secures ‘Astonishing’ Boost For Walking And Cycling

In the new coalition government, Eamon Ryan could become deputy prime minister —Tánaiste—the first former bike shop owner elevated to such a national leadership role.

Irish government: Deal reached to form coalition

Irish government: Deal reached to form coalition

The leaders of Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil and the Green Party reach agreement to enter government.

Irish general election: Sinn Féin tops first preference poll

Irish general election: Sinn Féin tops first preference poll

The party has won the largest share of first preference votes, with 24.5%.

This was supposed to be Ireland's climate election – what happened?

This was supposed to be Ireland's climate election – what happened?

Country was among first to declare climate emergency but health and housing take priority at ballot box

Green Party leader expects govt talks to take 'weeks not days'

Green Party leader expects govt talks to take 'weeks not days'

Green Party TDs have voted in favour of going into government formation talks. Leader Eamon Ryan said: "It is just the first stage, there's nothing certain, it's very difficult I'm sure to ...

Irish PM suffers by-election defeats ahead of national vote

Irish PM suffers by-election defeats ahead of national vote

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar's Fine Gael party failed to win any of th...

As Sinn Féin surges, will Ireland’s election herald radical change?

As Sinn Féin surges, will Ireland’s election herald radical change?

In matching navy suits, two men stood against a backdrop that resembled the set of a game of Quasar and answered the questions of a third suited man about the future of Ireland. This was ...

Sinn Fein Surges in Irish Elections, Exit Polls Predict

Sinn Fein Surges in Irish Elections, Exit Polls Predict

The party formerly linked to the Irish Republican Army is expected to get an equal share of votes to Prime Minister Leo Varadkar’s party and the main opposition group.