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19 Hours wait in A and E – Crisis in the Health Service.

Last weeks budget showed the stark problems with the HSE’s health services funding.  Friday and Saturday, I saw the impact of those funding difficulties.  My son was referred to St. … Continue reading

October 22, 2013 · 1 Comment

A Fine Gael/Fianna Fail Coalition would destroy our Democracy.

Speaking today at the annual Beal na mBlath commemoration, broadcaster, Bill O’Herlihy, said only Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil had the “proven trust of the people of this Republic over … Continue reading

August 25, 2013 · 2 Comments

A Challenge to government on Seanad Referendum and Getting My Vote

Originally posted on Johnny Fallon:
According to reports we are to be bombarded by the government telling us how the abolition of the Seanad will save €20 million per annum.…

August 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Government to cut Old Age Pension in Octobers Budget?

Daniel McConnell reports in this weeks Sunday Independent that the Government is due to cut the old age pension in Octobers Budget.   Whatever hope this Government and in particular … Continue reading

August 10, 2013 · 1 Comment

Taoiseach rules out changes to abortion bill while Lucinda Creighton expresses her deep concerns about the bill.

The debate on the second stage of The Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill resumed today with the Minister for European Affairs, Lucinda Creighton, saying that this was, “a human … Continue reading

July 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

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