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Ross, Shane

Wednesday, 19 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Care Services: Motion (Resumed) [Private Members] (Continued)

I find this matter particularly puzzling because although so little money is involved it causes so much damage, hurt and pain to so many people who are doing so much good. The cut of this sword, w...More Button

I am not some sort of bleeding heart socialist. I do not believe that books should not be balanced.More Button

I thank the Minister of State. I do not for one moment believe we should go out and complain about all the cuts. I believe the books should be balanced. Why, in the name of God, if the Governmen...More Button

What about the high echelons in the Civil Service about which we have talked so much? Why could the Government not have saved €26 million there? Why could it not have saved €26 million in increm...More Button

On the general issue, I accept the Government has a point although it is wearing a bit thin, but on this issue fingers should be pointed at Fianna Fáil too, for that party also made cuts. Of cou...More Button