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McCarthy, Michael

Wednesday, 5 December 2012

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Leaders' Questions

Who was it got us the bank guarantee?More Button

Leaders' Questions (Continued)

What does Deputy Adams tell them?More Button

We never tied anybody up.More Button

Financial Resolution No. 6: Income Tax (Continued)

I support this measure for very obvious reasons. The right-wing ideology manufactured and developed in recent years is not the fault of this Administration. This resolution should be welcomed on ...More Button

Financial Resolution No. 9: Income Tax (Continued)

Who costed that? Deputy Mac Lochlainn should table a parliamentary question.More Button

This is a progressive measure. This is one of the measures in this budget that taxes wealth. I cannot reconcile any party which pretends to be or thinks it is left wing which opposes taxation of ...More Button

Let me finish.More Button

One hears ideological reasons being put forward in opposition to a measure which are based on economics which, to say the least, do not stand up, because those who support that economic school of t...More Button

There is too much at stake in this country-----More Button

-----to return to the economics of former taoisigh, Mr. Brian Cowen or Mr. Bertie Ahern. This is a game that requires serious politicians with serious figures, not a bunch of amateurs who table pa...More Button

It is comical in the extreme.More Button

The stakes are too high.More Button

The stakes are so high that when the live wire act is going on, the clowns should stay out of the ring.More Button

Any reasonably minded left-wing politician should have his or her figures done and should support this measure based on those.More Button

It is hilarious.More Button

You can if you have a party leader's allowance of €80,000.More Button

The Deputy was not even elected to a county council before coming in here.More Button

Is Deputy Catherine Murphy now a member of the establishment?More Button

Financial Resolution No. 14: Capital Acquisitions Tax (Continued)

Speak on the motion, for God's sake.More Button

The Deputy was expelled from the Labour Party with his carry-on.More Button

A Cheann Comhairle, €3 trillion. Come on.More Button

Bail out Deputy Clare Daly.More Button

That is not on the motion.More Button

Fianna Fáil took a fiver off the blind pension.More Button

Teacher Training Provision

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if he will outline in tabular form the number of students per country who are currently attending teacher training colleges; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Single Payment Scheme Payments

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

Lourdes Hospital Redress Scheme Extension

Asked the Minister for Health: when a review undertaken by his Department on the case of the 35 Neary women who were excluded from the redress scheme in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda, County Louth, will be completed; an...More Button