Dáil Debates

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Care not Custody


Dáil Debates, Health, Prisoners

Clare speaking on a motion on mental health, emphasized the fact that many current prisoners  in Irish jails are dealing with mental health problems and custodial sentences exacerbate their difficulties rather than deal with the underlying problems.  Click on the link below to listen:


Dáil Debates, Foreign Affairs

Clare raises concerns about the ongoing instability in the Ukraine and recent agreements in the EU regarding the introduction of GM crops. Click on the link below to watch:


Dáil Debates, Foreign Affairs

Speaking on the Shannon Bill Clare raised some points about the use of the airport by US military war planes.  Click on the link below to watch:


Dáil Debates, Dáil Issues, Justice, Justice and Defence

Clare Daly speaking on the Public Sector Management (Appointment of Senior members of the Garda Síochána) Bill 2014 points out that widespread change of the top rank in An Garda and how they are appointed needs to take place to restore confidence in that organisation.  Click on the link below to watch: