Fine Gael TD for Galway West & Mayo South

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Climate Change focus of NUIG’s Energy Night

On Wednesday last I was delighted to speak at the seventh annual, student-run, Energy Night at NUI Galway. The theme of this year’s event was ‘Ireland’s Response to the Paris Agreement’. Climate Change is probably one of the greatest challenges facing us – everyone across the world – and one doesn’t need to be an… Continue Reading

Taoiseach briefed on Parkmore traffic problems at meeting in Government Buildings

On Monday I travelled to Government Buildings in Dublin and briefed Taoiseach Enda Kenny on the traffic problems at Parkmore. At this stage the serious and intolerable traffic problems at Parkmore are all too familiar and especially so to the thousands of workers located there. At the meeting with Taoiseach Enda Kenny I highlighted the… Continue Reading

Tosaíochtaí an Aire Stáit do Ghnóthaí Gaeltachta do 2017

Mar Aire Stáit do Ghnóthaí Gaeltachta, is í an Straitéis 20-Bliain don Ghaeilge 2010-2030 an chloch is mó ar mo phaidrín. I bhfianaise a thábhachtaí is atá an Straitéis mar chloch coirnéil don Ghaeilge, leanfaidh mé orm ag plé le mo chomhghleacaithe Aireachta le cinntiú go dtugtar tosaíocht don Straitéis sna Ranna ábhartha agus leanfaidh… Continue Reading

Rural Action Plan Raised in Dáil

I am speaking on behalf of the Minister, Deputy Humphreys, who, together with the Taoiseach, myself and several other Ministers, got a great welcome in the Ballymahon library from the cathaoirleach, councillors and staff there. The action plan for rural development builds upon the model established by the successful Action Plan for Jobs, which has… Continue Reading