Agriculture/Animal Welfare

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Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Dáil Issues, Dáil Work, Oral Questions

Questions to the Minister on live animal exports and the culling of badgers; unfortunately not selected for discussion at Minister’s questions today, but Clare will continue to push the issues and will be joining ARAN for their protest against live animal exports on May 27th.

QUESTION

To ask the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine his views on the continued culling of badgers and the impact on the badger population; and if he will make a statement on the matter.

– Clare Daly.
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Dáil Work, Oral Questions, Social Welfare

I asked Joan Burton about changes in pension legislation that allow trustees to reduce the payments to current pensioners and deferred members, but from her answers it seems that she’s going to continue to ignore their plight.

 

QUESTION

To ask the Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection if she has undertaken analysis of the impact of changes to Section 50 of the Pensions Act allowing trustees to reduce the payments to pensioners.

– Clare Daly.
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Dáil Work, Leaders Questions

Clare challenges the Government over its plans to privatise Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann routes, a move that will lead to higher prices, poorer services, and the undermining of workers’ rights and wages.

Dáil Issues, Oral Questions, Transport Tourism and Sport

Minister continues to ignore devastation to livelihood’s of airport pensioners by IASS “resolution”

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