I would welcome a debate on nursing home charges for one reason, namely, to clarify the position and to rebut some of the wild allegations made by the Opposition this morning and in recent days. Compe...
——the Government and taxpayers. If Fine Gael wants to peddle a “compo” culture, let it do so, but it is peddling somebody with a vested interest.
I make no apology for saying that.
Senator Bannon might bring some ideas with him to the debate.
Senator Bannon has lost his way again.
Senator Finucane was quick enough to blame me for defending the Tánaiste and the Government. He was quick to throw it in that way and misrepresent what I was defending.
Senator Finucane misrepresented what I intended. He introduced the issue.
Senator Finucane could not take the point when he was at the receiving end.