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Wallace, Mick

Wednesday, 15 January 2014

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.

Middle East Peace Process (Continued)

Does the Tánaiste agree that the Palestinians are probably one of the most persecuted peoples on the planet? In view of the fact that it has defied more UN resolutions than any other country in th...More Button

Order of Business (Continued)

The Taoiseach said in his reply to Deputy Martin that where there is public ownership there should be no secrecy and that the Irish people have a right to know. Before the Freedom of Information B...More Button

Irish Water: Motion [Private Members] (Continued)

I would like to share time with Deputy Catherine Murphy.More Button

The lack of transparency and accountability in this case is the issue that is most annoying the people. I heard the Taoiseach tell the House today that where there is an issue of public ownership,...More Button

The idea of value for money is an important one. It is all very well to say that a certain company got one amount and another company got another amount. Where is the breakdown? If I build a w...More Button

All of this cost millions of euro. Where was the value for money? Can anyone tell us why it cost so much? Can we get a breakdown of all the consultants' costs and an explanation of where they ...More Button

Human Rights Issues

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade: if the gross human rights violations perpetuated by Saudi Arabia were raised by Irish Government representatives during the recent diplomatic and trade mission to that country; and if he will make ...More Button

Middle East Issues

Asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade: the discussions he has had with his EU counterparts following the recent air strikes carried out by Israel in the Gaza Strip; his views on the need to end the EU-Israel Association Agreement; and i...More Button

School Textbooks Rental Scheme

Asked the Minister for Education and Skills: if he will consider the case of a school (details supplied) in County Wexford, which took the initiative to establish a book rental scheme six years ago but will not be able to avail of the planned...More Button