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Donohoe, Paschal

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Appointment of Taoiseach and Nomination of Members of Government (Continued)

The Deputy is looking very beautiful.More Button

We are listening to the Deputy.More Button

He is not reciprocating. He is not responding.More Button

I begin by recognising the contribution and achievement of the former Minister for Finance, Deputy Michael Noonan. It is an honour to follow in his footsteps in leading the Department of Finance i...More Button

It was a statement used by others in the same debate, namely, that the centre must hold and that we must find a way of reassuring those who are looking for progress and stability that centrist, nor...More Button

The Taoiseach has asked us - it will be my privilege as Minister for Finance and Public Expenditure and Reform to do so - to look at what more steps can be taken to ensure that we have a republic...More Button

Some Members spoke about our national debt, with no recognition of the progress that has been made in reducing our deficit or of the fact that, as we move into next year, this Government will ens...More Button

I heard so many members of the far left describe this House as a bubble. It is not a bubble. This is a Parliamentary Chamber in which the voices of the people of Ireland are represented and in ...More Button

This is a Cabinet and a Taoiseach that will be working night and day, conscious of what needs to be done and what we need to achieve but also conscious of the journey that our country has made.More Button

  Cuireadh an ceist.More Button

  Faisnéiseadh go rabhthas tar éis glacadh leis an gceist. More Button

  The Dáil adjourned at 10.50 p.m. until 2 p.m. on Tuesday, 20 June 2017.More Button