Happy New Ear

Oct
2013
25

Children and Youth Affairs, Features, Health

Government must show commitment to  Introduce a programme for Bilateral Cochlear Implants now.FG Children's Referendum poster

Ministers James Reilly, Kathleen Lynch and Alex White have all stated in the last week that the programme for bilateral cochlear implants is a priority.  Despite months of positive comments about its introduction no Government Minister has given any commitment to approve the funding to introduce the programme.
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Fracking

Oct
2013
25

Communications Energy and Natural Resources, Oral Questions

Question for the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, regarding environmental impact of fracking in Ireland.  Click on link below to watch:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hKcGJQL1y_w&feature=youtu.be

Dáil Debates, Economy, National

Speaking on the Social welfare and Pensions Bill 2013 Clare accuses Government Ministers of glossing over the high emigration figures and demonizing the unemployed.  There is no evidence to suggest that social welfare cuts will create jobs on the contrary it will lead to further emigration.  Click on the link below to watch Clare’s contribution to the debate.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rAFT4PocbHU&feature=youtu.be

Oral Question

Oct
2013
25

Dáil Issues, Environment, Oral Questions

23/10/2013

Clare asked the Minister for Local Government about the ability of Local Authorities to enforce Fire Safety Regulations under the Building Control Acts.  Click on the link below to watch:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WrKEi_nDqIs&feature=youtu.be