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Fitzgerald, Frances

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
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Nomination of Taoiseach (Resumed) (Continued)

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

It is not true.More Button

The Deputy is not a doctor.More Button

For God's sake, we are listening to every word the Deputy says.More Button

Deputy Danny Healy-Rae is not taking up the offer.More Button

I propose to share my time with the Ministers, Deputies Donohoe and Ross.More Button

It is great privilege once again to serve in government - a Government of purpose that will work towards a prosperous nation for all and in every community. It has been an honour to serve as Minis...More Button

As the first Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, I had the privilege of introducing a number of ground-breaking reforms, including the comprehensive reform of the child protection and welfar...More Button

I am honoured to continue in my role as Tánaiste. Life is a series of new challenges and I am very pleased to accept this new portfolio, which at its core is about creating opportunity. Getting...More Button

Unemployment is falling. There are challenges on the horizon. I noticed that not one Opposition speaker has mentioned that unemployment has reduced from 15.4% to 6.2%. That represents a major ...More Button

We are an island at the centre of our global world. We will redouble our efforts to attract talent and investment. I greatly look forward to playing a central role in this Government which will...More Button

This will be a Government of delivery that ensures that everyone can have opportunities for themselves and their families in the time ahead. The Taoiseach spoke so eloquently of a republic of op...More Button

I thank the Leas-Cheann Comhairle.

  We believe in a State that stands for social justice and equality of opportunity. We believe in turning our face towards the world, holding ...More Button