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Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said the budget will “build on progress that would have seemed impossible only a few short years ago.”
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The leader of the Democratic Unionist Party Arlene Foster has claimed that a border poll would be “divisive and destabilizing.”
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House Democratic Caucus Chairman Congressman Joe Crowley has condemned the announcement that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program is to be ended.
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Jim Browne, formerly a writer for the British Country Squire Magazine quits after backlash for bizarre article bashing Ireland.
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Nativist mobs spent the day storming through a number of immigrant neighborhoods, for the most part, inhabited by Irish and German Catholics.
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James C. McCloughan from Michigan received the nation’s highest military award for gallantry from President Trump at a White House ceremony Monday afternoon.
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