Monthly Archive

2017

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Defence (Veterans Lapel Badge) Bill 2017

Today in the Seanad, I introduced my Defence (Veterans Lapel Badge) Bill 2017. This Bill provides for the establishment of a Veterans Lapel Badge to be conferred upon former members of the Army, Air C... read more..

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Jean
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Irish Water Refunds -How To Get Yours

Irish Water has launched a dedicated refunds website page water.ie/refunds as the government legislation necessary to enable the refunding of household water charges progresses through the Oireachtas.... read more..

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Jean
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Constituency Commission Report 2017

The CONSTITUENCY COMMISSION REPORT 2017 has just been published based on the results of the 2016 Census of Population Result A PDF of full report is available at: Constituency Commission Report 2017 ... read more..

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Jean
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World Refugee Day - The Bigger Picture

As the Irish delegate from the Oireachtas Joint Committee on EU Affairs to COSAC, I recently visited the Sicilian Port of Pozzallo in the province of Ragusa. What I saw there in the well-staffed and w... read more..

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Jean
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Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance Scheme 2017

2017-06-07 Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance Scheme 2017 The Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance Scheme will be paid out on week ending 14th July 2017 Previous applicants d read more..

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Jean
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My Speech on the Defence Forces

Today I thanked the Minister for Defence Paul Keogh for debating the issue of the Defence Forces with me.  His speech included a great deal of information about investment in the Defence Forces, new a... read more..

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Jean
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Does the Department of Defence have its priorities wrong?

Today I wrote to the Taoiseach in his capacity as Minister of Defence regarding the recent Public Appointments Service advertisement for a new post of Assistant Secretary Defence Capability (People) D... read more..

Press Releases
Jean
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Repealing the ban on Good Friday Alcohol Sales

Today in the Seanad I spoke on the Intoxicating Liquor (Amendment) Bill 2017 which was introduced by Senator Billy Lawless and co-signed by myself and other Independent Senators. I am delighted that t... read more..

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Jean
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The Siege of Jadotville-Unfinished Business

Last week I was delighted to host a briefing for members of the Oireachtas on Jadotville-Unfinished Business, presented by retired Commandant Leo Quinlan who is the son of unit commander Commandant Pa... read more..

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Jean
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Craughwell asks Government how it intends to defend every line and dot of the Good Friday Agreement in light of UK Supreme Court Ruling.

At the  Order of Business in the Seanad today,  I asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs to come to the Seanad today to explain how the Irish Government intends to defend every line and dot of the Goo... read more..

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Are Vulture Fund Tax Losses the Tip of the Iceberg ?

Today I am calling for the establishment of a Commission on Taxation. A major question now is "Are Vulture Fund Tax Losses the Tip of the Iceberg"? Following on from RTE's revelations on this weeks "... read more..

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Jean
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BREXIT- The Big Issues

Hot off the press ! In conjunction with my Independent Seanad colleagues, I produced a  short booklet on the serious implications of BREXIT for Ireland. This year I hope to establish a cross party Sea... read more..

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davidhall75 I’ll be on with Keith on the @KFshow on Galway Bay FM at 10.20 about the eviction in Roscommon

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irishexaminer Early this morning, following a request from Gardaí, a @defenceforces Army Bomb Disposal Team removed and made safe… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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GCraughwell
GCraughwell @irishexaminer @defenceforces @CormacJOKeeffe And people ask why we need @defenceforces well here is just one reason.

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