News & Statements
Dáil Statement on the Fiscal Responsbility Bill 2012
I welcome the opportunity to speak on the Fiscal Responsibility Bill 2012. I will briefly address the fiscal rules which the Bill introduces, bearing in mind the extent to which these matters have already been debated in the Dáil, on television programmes and, most importantly, the doorsteps. Ireland's debt-to-GDP ratio was 108.5% in our first quarter and continues to rise.
Farrell congratulates Fingal towns on Tidy Town success in 2012
Fine Gael TD for Dublin North Alan Farrell has warmly congratulated the teams across Fingal for their tremendous success in this year's Supervalu Tidy Towns competition.
Farrell welcomes prefab replacement for three schools in Dublin Fingal
Three national schools in Fingal will receive funding to replace existing prefabs with permanent accommodation, according to Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal Alan Farrell.
FF anti-property tax campaign is a joke
Fine Gael Dublin North TD, Alan Farrell, has today (Wednesday) branded Fianna Fáil's anti-property tax campaign as a joke, and a cynical, disingenuous political stunt.