Oral Questions

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Oral Questions, Public Expenditure

QUESTION NO: 19

DÁIL QUESTION addressed to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform (Deputy Brendan Howlin)
by Deputy Clare Daly
for ORAL ANSWER on 06/11/2014

To ask the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the steps he will take to tackle low pay in the public service.
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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

Dáil Issues, Dáil Work, Oral Questions, Public Expenditure

This question was not selected for oral answer so I was not able to challenge the Minister directly about the loss of the library contract for the four Dublin local authorities which Irish companies were being undercut for.
04/06/2014  

To ask the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform his views on whether the public sector procurement policies are playing a role in driving small companies out of business; and his plans to change them.
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Housing

Jun
2014
05

Public Expenditure

Clare calls on the Minister for Public Expenditure to take initiative regarding properties in the hands of the state to be utilised for social housing. Click below to watch:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkwGfpM1PNA