Financial Resolution No. 13: General (Resumed)
One would swear Deputy Dooley had never been in government. I have seen him around these Houses for the past ten years.
Deputy Dooley should not give a lecture either.
Deputy Dooley’s party sold out the country.
Deputy Dooley’s party destroyed the country. This is bluster.
Sinn Féin was not in government; the Fianna Fáil Party was in government.
I propose to share time with Deputies Dinny McGinley and Brian Hayes. Is mór agam an deis a fháil inniu chun Meastachán mo Roinne do 2012 a phlé. While the precise details of my Department’s Vote wi...
Written Answers - Departmental Funding
Was asked: the funding he provided to a festival (details supplied) in 2011; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
My Department provided grant-aid of €10,000 in 2011 to the festival referred to in the Deputy’s Question to part fund the running costs involved.
Written Answers - Tourism Industry
Was asked: if he will consider locating a national centre of genealogy in Killarney House, which is to be refurbished in the new year; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
As the Deputy will be aware, I take a keen interest in genealogy issues and I am conscious of the potential for genealogical tourism around the country. However, I have no plans to develop a national...