FF cynical attempt to hijack suckler campaign won’t fool farmers - Deering
The Chairman of the Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Pat Deering TD, has criticised Fianna Fáil’s cynical attempt to hijack the ongoing IFA and Irish Farmers Journal campaign aimed at seeking a €200 per head suckler cow payment.
Statement by Enda Kenny TD on the death of Brendan Henaghan
The community of Castlebar will miss Brendan Henaghan who passed away this week.
€1 billion Rural Regeneration Fund is new money which will transform communities – Ring
The Minister for Rural & Community Development, Michael Ring TD, has said that the Rural Regeneration and Development Fund is a game changer for rural Ireland.
False attempt to discredit Project 2040 does rural Ireland no favours– Carey
Fianna Fáil is misrepresenting Project 2040 in an attempt to discredit what is a good plan for rural Ireland, a Fine Gael TD has claimed.
Deposit system on bottles could help reduce plastic waste - Noone
The introduction of a deposit system on plastic bottles could help reduce plastic waste, a Dublin Senator has said.
Higher education central to success of Project Ireland 2040 - Minister Mitchell O'Connor
Irish success in EU fisheries negotiations will help to Brexit proof the sector here– Naughton
Recent Irish success in the EU fisheries negotiations will help to strengthen the Irish fishing industry in the context of Brexit, a Fine Gael TD has said.
No room for misinformation on FGM - Reilly
There is no room for misinformation on female genital mutilation (FGM) according to Fine Gael Senator James Reilly who banned FGM during his time as Minister for Health. Senator Reilly was responding to recent comments by Dr Ali Salim of the Islamic Cultural Centre in relation to the outlawed practise.
Daft.ie Report shows it’s time to implement Rent Transparency Bill - Rock
Today’s Daft.ie report on the rental market highlights the need for rent for rent transparency to avoid further incorrect interpretation of data. That’s according to Fine Gael TD for Dublin North West, Noel Rock, who was responding to the report’s findings that the average rent on new leases in Dublin has increased to €1,822 per month.
Time to go smoke free where food is served – Reilly
In advance of Ash Wednesday, a call to ban smoking where food is served has been made by a Fine Gael Senator.