News & Statements
Colm Markey officially becomes Irish MEP
Brexit readiness for businesses and challenges to the agri sector are top of mind for Ireland’s newest MEP Colm Markey, who officially began working in the role today.
Still no statement given by Sinn Féin senior figures five months after Bobby Storey funeral – Currie
Revelations that Sinn Féin’s senior leaders have not yet spoken to police five months after attending the Bobby Storey funeral demonstrates the party’s hypocrisy once again, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Garda helpline and supports urgently needed for victims of leaked online images- Doherty
Fine Gael Senator Regina Doherty has called for the immediate creation of a dedicated and permanent Garda helpline after allegations that a large number of private images, mainly of young Irish women, have been shared online without permission.
Milestone reached for M20 motorway with launch of public consultation – O’Donnell
A milestone has been reached in the development of the M20 Limerick to Cork Motorway with a public consultation on proposed routes beginning today, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Radically different approach to sexual education needed now – Carroll MacNeill
The only way to break the endemic sexual and gender-based violence in our country is with a comprehensive and new approach to relationship and sexual education, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Online Safety Commissioner would further strengthen ongoing work designed to protect Irish people from abuse online – Higgins
The establishment of an Online Safety Commissioner would further strengthen ongoing work designed to protect Irish people from abuse online, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Ireland should look to Scotland in its approach to tackling knife crime – Richmond
The Minister for Justice should look at the Scottish model in tackling a worrying rise in knife crime, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Government support a vital lifeline for Fota – Stanton
Fine Gael TD for Cork East, David Stanton, has said Government funding would be a lifeline for Fota Wildlife Park in dealing with the challenges presented by COVID closures.
Funding commitment a lifeline for Fota Wildlife Park – Lombard
The Government’s funding commitment will provide a lifeline to Fota Wildlife Park, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Government must intervene to help Dublin Zoo – Currie
Government must intervene to help Dublin Zoo as a matter of urgency, a Fine Gael Senator has said.