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Committee on Finance - Incomes of Farmers.

Thursday, 26 May 1966

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. 222 No. 15

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Mr. Sweetman: Information on Gerard Sweetman Zoom on Gerard Sweetman I move:

That in view of the most serious plight in which the farmers, and particularly the small farmers, now find themselves through no fault of their own, Dáil Éireann calls on the Government to take immediate steps to increase farmers' incomes and to reduce their costs.

An Leas-Cheann Comhairle: Information on Cormac Breslin Zoom on Cormac Breslin I am putting the question that Motion No. 4——

Mr. Dillon: Information on James Matthew Dillon Zoom on James Matthew Dillon Surely that will be carried nem con?

An Leas-Cheann Comhairle: Information on Cormac Breslin Zoom on Cormac Breslin The Deputy should not interrupt when I am putting a question.

Question put.

An Leas-Cheann Comhairle: Information on Cormac Breslin Zoom on Cormac Breslin I think the motion is defeated.

Mr. Sweetman: Information on Gerard Sweetman Zoom on Gerard Sweetman Let us leave it at that. They just walked into it.

Mr. Dillon: Information on James Matthew Dillon Zoom on James Matthew Dillon They are doing what they think they should not do.

(Interruptions.)

Mr. S. Dunne: Information on Seán Dunne Zoom on Seán Dunne We can look forward to pickets now.

(Interruptions.)

Question declared lost.


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