Dáil Debates

Archive for the ‘Economy’ Category

Mortgage Arrears

Nov
2014
06

Dáil Debates, Economy

Clare Daly speaking on Joan Collins TD motion on solutions for those in mortgage arrears. Click on the link below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M5FFfSXPV0o

Dáil Debates, Economy, National

Clare Speaking on the reality of the Budget for most families and the current governments inability to recognise the damage that austerity has caused and unwillingness to shift the burden on to the shoulders of those who caused economic chaos.  Click on the link below to watch Clare’s Budget statement:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N43EUb7388k

Property Tax

Jul
2014
04

Economy, Oral Questions

I recently asked the Minister for Finance a question about the hardship property taxes are causing people on welfare.
To ask the Minister for Finance the reason a person who offered to have their property tax bill deducted from their pension, had that request declined on the basis that they would be left with an income below €186, and as a result has been levied with penalties for the arrears, penalties which continue to rise; and his views on whether this is fair and equitable.
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Jobs

Apr
2014
16

Dáil Issues, Economy, Worker's Rights

I recently asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation a number of questions regarding unemployment and Ireland’s low waged economy.
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