Communications Energy and Natural Resources

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Communications Energy and Natural Resources, Dáil Issues, Oral Questions

To ask the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources if he will consider establishing a State oil/gas exploration company to seek an arrangement with Governments which have control over their oil/gas resources to directly link up and secure the benefits of our natural resources for the Irish people rather than multinationals.

Clare Daly 
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Dáil Issues, Oral Questions, Social Welfare

Question No:  105 Ref No:  30808/14

To ask the Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection if she will abolish the rent supplement ceilings which are completely unrealistic in present market conditions, and allow CWOs to sanction appropriate payments based on their experience in the area in order to reduce the numbers of families that are being driven to homelessness.
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Dáil Issues, Jobs, Oral Questions

To ask the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation the developments regarding mechanisms to allow former employees access the State’s industrial relations machinery to deal with pension issues.
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Oral Questions, Public Expenditure, Women's Rights, Worker's Rights

I raised a question with the Minister for Public Expenditure regarding changes to sick leave particularly pregnancy related sick leave which is particularly discriminatory against women.  Click on the link below to watch the discussion.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1CrtB5qxhQ