Dáil Issues

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Dáil Issues, Economy, Oral Questions

Ministering Noonan immune to any concerns in relation to pensioners being deprived of their retirement livelihood’s as a result of the manner in which he has imposed the pension levy… An intransigence matched by his shrugging of the shoulders in relation to ongoing privatisation at AIB where he is the principal shareholder.
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Dáil Issues, Oral Questions, Social Welfare

Tanaiste Burton battens down the hatches and refuses any responsibility for the loss of livelihood of Aer Lingus and DAA pensioners

To ask the Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection in relation to whether she had any meetings or discussions with the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport in relation to securing a percentage of the proceeds of the sale of the State’s shareholding in Aer Lingus to offset some of the financial hardship being experienced by existing and deferred members of the Irish Airlines (General Employees) Superannuation Scheme . – Clare Daly.
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Dáil Issues, Defence, Oral Questions

Minister Coveney ducks and dives on issues such as our failure to end the arms trade with Israel. The fact that he seems to be hellbent on extending our search and rescue operation in the Mediterranean to a deeper military involvement… The continued presence of Army personnel to protect US war crafts at Shannon and the failure of the Minister to address serious concerns over the continued prescribing of Lariam. 
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Dáil Issues, Defence, Oral Questions