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-  Dara Murphy TD

Statement from Dara Murphy TD

“Following recent media and political commentary, I wish to state that at all times I have been compliant with rules for attendance at Leinster House.

-  Fine Gael Press Office

Taoiseach welcomes Cllr Aisling Dolan to Fine Gael

The Leader of Fine Gael, An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD, has welcomed Cllr Aisling Dolan to the Fine Gael team and to the Party’s General Election ticket in Roscommon- Galway.

-  Mary Mitchell O'Connor

National Student Accommodation Strategy Update

The Minister of State for Higher Education Mary Mitchell O’Connor T.D. and the Minister of State with special responsibility for Housing and Urban Development, Damien English T.D. today released the end Q3 2019 progress report on the National Student Accommodation Strategy.

-  Mary Mitchell O'Connor

Minister Mitchell O’Connor launches new Action Plan to promote Traveller participation in higher education

Minister of State for Higher Education Mary Mitchell O’Connor T.D. today, on World Access to Higher Education Day, launched the Action Plan to Promote Traveller Participation in Higher Education. The Minister was joined at the launch, held in TU Dublin, by several third level students and recent graduates from the Traveller community, who told their own stories of studying in universities and colleges around Ireland, and gave insights into the supports that are most useful to students.

-  Fergus O'Dowd TD

More hot air from Fianna Fáil on housing with their latest nonsensical proposal - O’Dowd

• Bill would mean that Local Authorities would be free to remove social housing requirement from build-to-rent developments • Darragh O’Brien’s Private Members Bill the latest FF housing initiative that doesn’t pass basic scrutiny • Fine Gael calls on other Dáil parties not to back this poorly thought out Bill

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