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Hayes, Tom

Thursday, 6 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Leaders' Questions

Did the Deputy come up with this himself?More Button

Leaders' Questions (Continued)

Members should be careful of diseases.More Button

Financial Resolution No. 15: General (Resumed) (Continued)

Deputy Mattie McGrath allowed the previous Government.More Button

What about the situation of Fianna Fáil?More Button

Does Deputy Martin remember poor Máire Hoctor?More Button

I thought Deputy Martin said it was the Labour backbenchers.More Button

Report of the Expert Group on the Judgment in the A, B and C v. Ireland Case: Statements (Resumed) (Continued)

I am glad to have the opportunity to say a few words in this important discussion that allows Members to make a statement prior to the Government's decision in respect of the recommendations by the...More Button

Foreign Direct Investment

I thank the Ceann Comhairle for selecting what is an incredibly important issue for people throughout the country and for my constituents in Tipperary. While I do not want to be accused of bias ag...More Button

When the economy was growing quickly these were cited as the reasons we were able to attract and win investment from large companies, and although there is now strong downward pressure on costs a...More Button

We have made huge strides recently in restoring our international reputation and confidence in the economy. While I acknowledge the work of the IDA and the past success of the Department of Jobs...More Button

Biotechnology, pharmaceutical, information technology and professional services companies to mention but a few can grow and develop in a different environment. The costs outside of the capital a...More Button

Foreign Direct Investment (Continued)

I thank the Minister for the information and bringing us up to speed. I acknowledge that IDA Ireland has been quite helpful in the many projects in Tipperary. However, on the issue of empty facto...More Button

I emphasise that at a time when we are coming out of this mess and after yesterday's budget, there is no doubt there is light at the end of the tunnel. American firms will look at this country a...More Button

I will press hard over the next few months and years to ensure there are jobs created for the highly educated young people who would otherwise be leaving our shores, and for those who have gone t...More Button

Invalidity Pension Appeals

Asked the Minister for Social Protection: when a decision on an invalidity pension will issue to a person (details supplied) in County Tipperary; and if she will make a statement on the matter.More Button