Agriculture/Animal Welfare

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

To ask the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he will clarify his previous statements that his Department does not use snares in the culling of badgers and his plans with reports that show this practise is taking place. 
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Dáil Issues, Health, Topical Questions, Women's Rights

Clare raised the issue of the recent Y case which highlighted the inadequacy of Ireland’s abortion laws and the need to repeal the 8th amendment.  Click on the link below to watch:

Defense Questions


Dáil Issues, Defence, Justice and Defence, Oral Questions

Clare asks the Minister for Defense when he will bring about the cessation of contracts with his department and companies who are profiting from illegal Israeli settlements.  See link below:

Clare asks Minister Coveney about the protection of US military aircraft at Shannon.  The state insist on protecting US war planes but no such commitment is given to protect the lives of people of Afghanistan or Palestine.  See links below to watch:


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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