News & Statements
Condolences on the death of Kieran Crotty – John Paul Phelan TD
Fine Gael TD John Paul Phelan has expressed his condolences on the death of Kieran Crotty, former Fine Gael TD for Carlow/ Kilkenny.
Rural commuters deserve fair treatment – Phelan
Rural commuters deserve fair treatment when it comes to accessing discounted transport, a Fine Gael TD has said.
1922 General Election was a resounding endorsement of the Anglo-Irish Treaty – Phelan
The 1922 General Election was a resounding endorsement of the Anglo-Irish Treaty, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Significant tax breaks required in upcoming Budget – Phelan
The rate at which people enter the top tax bracket must be changed significantly to offer greater relief to all as the cost of living continues to pinch, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Green Party have questions to answer requesting withdrawal of financing of young farmers – Phelan
The Green Party must answer questions regarding its views on agricultural investment in light of MEP Ciarán Cuffe’s letter to banks requesting them to withdraw financing from young farmers, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Climate Bill must ensure the continued viability of sustainable Irish farming – Phelan
The Climate Bill must not undermine the continued viability of sustainable Irish farming, a Fine Gael TD John Paul Phelan has said.
Massive boost for Kilkenny and Carlow with €28 million from the Urban Regeneration Fund
Carlow and Kilkenny have received a massive boost with almost €28m for transport, access and public improvement projects to regenerate and revitalise urban communities across the counties.
SIPO need to examine use of Sinn Féin funds – Phelan
A Fine Gael TD is requesting the Standards in Public Office Commission (SIPO) examines Sinn Féin’s financial operations as it emerged the party coffers are being used on either side of the border to take out online advertisements on social media giant, Facebook.
Failure to correct Dáil record shows Lisa Chambers does not respect integrity of voting system – Phelan
Deputy Lisa Chambers has shown a blatant disregard for the integrity and importance of the Dáil voting system, a Fine Gael Minister of State has said.
Nine year campaign to recognise and protect hurling and camogie globally ends in success – Minister Phelan
Hurling fanatic and Junior Minister, John Paul Phelan, TD, is delighted that a campaign he began almost a decade ago to give hurling and camogie coveted world status has finally borne fruit.