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Doherty, Pearse

Wednesday, 26 June 2019

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Post Office Closures

This is a very serious issue that goes right to the heart of rural Ireland. As Deputy Gallagher said, in the past year Donegal has seen the closure of 17 post offices. That is the heart ripped ou...More Button

The reality is that this closure should not be forced upon the community. It should not be left to the 300 people who turned up at the public meeting myself, Deputy Gallagher and Deputy Pringle ...More Button

Post Office Closures (Continued)

We need a bit of common sense. I invite the Minister of State and the Minister, Deputy Bruton, to come to Kilcar to see, listen and talk to the people and businesses that use the service all the t...More Button

On a point of order-----More Button

It is a valid point being raised by Deputy Gallagher. Will the Minister write to An Post-----More Button

Climate Change Policy

Asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment: the projected contributions into the climate action fund planned for each year of the National Development Plan 2018-2027, which would see it rise to at least €500 million; and the estimated impact...More Button

Asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment: if the climate action fund will be used to fund public capital projects; if not, if it will fund other public spending commitments; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment: the projected use of climate action fund resources over the lifetime of the National Development Plan 2018-2027; the proportion of the funding that will be public spending or private grant aid; and...More Button

Asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment: if the climate action fund will be used to fund commitments in the Climate Action Plan 2019; and if so, the level of such funding that will be used in relation to each specific project and or commi...More Button