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Healy-Rae, Michael

Tuesday, 11 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Shannon Airport: Motion (Continued)

Yes IndicatorVoted Yes More Button

Leaders' Questions (Continued)

Things are bad now.More Button

Confidence in the Government: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

I thank Deputy Ferris and Sinn Féin for sharing time with me.More Button

Last year, at the opening of a care facility for helping people with special needs in Kenmare, County Kerry, when the Taoiseach met Donal Harrington, he put his hands around his back and told him...More Button

Our young people who are living in houses they cannot afford were promised they would be helped by Fine Gael and Labour if they were elected to government. Now, their children's allowance has be...More Button

Our elderly people who built this country, and for whom we all have great respect, were promised they too would be taken care of. What have they got? They have to pay the property tax and endur...More Button

The only thing our students did not get during the last election was a pledge written in blood. The Minister in question knew he would be Minister after the election but went ahead and signed a ...More Button

Our farmers believed they would be taken care of by the Government. It must be remembered these are the people who have to put up with the worst type of weather with all types of problems facing...More Button

Rural Garda stations are being closed by a Minister for Justice and Equality whose breathtaking arrogance both inside and outside this Chamber is incredible – if one passed him on the corridor, o...More Button

At this stage, the public will remember for a long time the lies, the misleading and mistruths done by Fine Gael and Labour. Deputy Ferris and I know how Government party Members go to community...More Button

We did not get one job in Kerry.More Button

Farm Retirement Scheme Applications

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: his plans for a new retirement scheme for persons; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

TB Eradication Scheme

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: with regard to TB testing, if the new reactor system is benefitting the control of TB or is there evidence that locking up all neighbours' animals is necessary or is it counterproductive; and if he...More Button

Agriculture Schemes Payments

Asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine: the position regarding farm payment in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Kerry; when this payment will issue; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Family Support Services

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: her views on the need to maintain the position held by the family resource centre in the delivery of community based universal services and early intervention services and programmes; and if she wi...More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: further to the ring fencing of the budget of the family resource centre programme, her views on the cuts that have been imposed on resource centre programmes; and if she will make a statement on th...More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: his views on whether the ethos and the culture of the family resource centre programmes should be maintained (details supplied)More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: her views on whether the Family Resource Centre national forum should have representation within the new agency, in view of the fact that the National Forum has had effective and productive represe...More Button

Asked the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs: with regard to supporting the Family Resource Centre Programme, regardless of the make-up of the new Child and Family Support Agency, the level of service and if she will ensure that the focus of t...More Button

Primary Care Services Provision

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of the 260 primary care posts announced in July 2012 that have been filled; the locations of same; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Roads Maintenance

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if the necessary funds to finish a road resurfacing project (details supplied) in County Kerry will be included in Budget 2013; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Bus Éireann Services

Asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport: if a proper bus stop will be provided in Farranfoe, County Kerry; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button