SPEECHES AND STATEMENTS

AVERIL DISCUSSES EXTRA FUNDING FOR THE STUDENT ASSISTANCE FUND (19-02-15)

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AVERIL DISCUSSES INFORMATION & COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY IN THE SEANAD (10-12-14)

AVERIL CALLS FOR BANNING OF ISRAELI GOODS EMANATING FROM OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES (30-06-14)

AVERIL CALLS FOR BROAD INVESTIGATION INTO MOTHER AND BABY HOMES (10-06-14)

AVERIL CONTRIBUTION TO THE SEANAD ON STATE AIRPORTS (SHANNON GROUP) BILL 2014 (04-06-14)

AVERIL CONTRIBUTION TO THE SEANAD ON FUNDING FOR JIGSAW CHILDCARE SERVICE (14-05-14)

AVERIL CONTRIBUTION TO THE SEANAD ON EMPLOYMENT EQUALITY BILL 2013 (09/04/14)

AVERIL CONTRIBUTION TO THE SEANAD ON BEECHPARK SERVICES

AVERIL CONTRIBUTION TO THE SEANAD ON REFORM OF FURTHER EDUCATION AND TRAINING

AVERIL CONTRIBUTION TO THE SEANAD ON HOMOPHOBIA AND FREE SPEECH

Averil Contribution to the Seanad on Sentencing Policy for Serious Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Cases

Averil Contribution to the Seanad on Constitutional Convention Debate 

Averil Discusses Company Registration in the Seanad

Averil Welcomes Retention of 9% VAT Rate

Averil Discusses ‘Critical Utilities (Security of Supply) Bill 2013′ in the Seanad

Averil Opposes Cut to Maternity Benefit in the Seanad

Averil Responds Jobseekers Allowance Cutback

AVERIL DISCUSSES DIRECT PROVISION IN THE SEANAD

Averil Discusses Pyrite Remediation Scheme in the Seanad

Averil Responds to Budget 2014 in the Seanad

Averil Highlights Need for Meaningful Seanad Reform

Fianna Fáil Launches plan to boost female participation in politics (29/07/13)

 

Another attack on people with disabilities as Dublin City Council is forced to close housing scheme – Power

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averil highlights crisis in north dublin mental health services in the seanad (21/6/13)

Averil welcomes the Further Education and Training Bill 2013 (20/06/2013)

Averil welcomes the Public Health (Availability of Defibrillators) Bill 2013 (19/06/2013)

Averil calls for cross-party cooperation on youth unemployment (12/06/2013)

 

senator power calls for funding for south east fingal drugs and alcohol project in the seanad (24/4/13)

 

Senator Power opposes cuts to youth services (7/3/13)

 

senator power calls for justice for women who were incarcerated in the magdalene laundries (27/2/13)

 

Senator Power opposes paid paking at howth Harbour in the seanad (14/2/13)

 

Senator POWER RAISES LACK OF RESOLUTION FOR PRIORY HALL RESIDENTS IN THE SEANAD (7/2/13)

 

POWEr SPEAKS ON SOCIAL WELFARE BILL IN the seanad (18/12/12)

 

senator power speaks on the report of the expert group on the judgement in the A, B and C case (6/12/13)

Equality for Customers of Department of Social Protection: Discussion with Transgender Equality Network Ireland (5/12/12)

 

power calls for bullying to be tackled within the context of a broader youth mental health strategy (14/11/12)

 

 SPHE CURRICULUM DISCUSSION WITH COMHLAIRE NA N-OG (14/11/12)

 

POWER HIGHLIGHTS THE FAILURES OF THE SUSI GRANT SYSTEM BEFORE THE EDUCATION AND SOCIAL PROTECTION COMMITTEE (13/11/12) 

 

SEANAD SPEECH ON JUNIOR CERT REFORM (23/10/12)

 

 POWER SPEAKS ABOUT HOMOPHOBIC BULLYING IN THE SEANAD (25/9/12)

 

Senator Power and Minister of State at the Department of Tourism, Transport and Sport Discuss Sutton Dinghy Club’s Application for a Sports Capital Grant (19/9/12)

 

SPEECH BY SENATOR AVERIL POWER TO MACGILL SUMMER SCHOOL (23/07/12)

 

42,000 TEACHERS HAVE NOT BEEN VETTED BY GARDAÍ- POWER (18/07/12)

 

POWER WELCOMES CENTRA U-TURN ON CHEAP ALCOHOL PROMOTION LINKED TO CHILDREN’S ALLOWANCE (03/07/12)

 

CENTRA CHILDREN’S ALLOWANCE CHEAP BEER PROMOTION IS SHAMEFUL- POWER (03/07/12)

 

SPEECH BY SENATOR AVERIL POWER ON DRAFT BUILDING REGULATIONS (26/06/12)

 

OUTCOME OF PRIORY HALL DEVELOPER’S UK CASE SHOWS THAT NAMA SHOULD HAVE ACTED – POWER (15/06/12)

 

CENTRALISED STUDENT GRANT SYSTEM MUST LEAD TO QUICKER PAYMENTS – POWER (12/06/12)

 

POWER EXPRESSES OUTRIGHT OPPOSITION TO PROPOSAL FOR MONSTER SEWAGE PLANT IN CLONSHAUGH (11/06/12)

 

NAMA’S €2 BILLION INVESTMENT FUND SHOULD BE USED TO BRING UNFINISHED NORTHSIDE DEVELOPMENTS UP TO STANDARD – POWER (06/06/2012)

 

FIANNA FÁIL PROPOSES CRACKDOWN ON BOGUS DEBT ADVISORS – POWER (17/05/12)

 

GOVERNMENT SHOOTS DOWN FIANNA FÁIL BILL TO PROTECT GAY TEAChERS AND DOCTORS (2/5/12)

 

SPEECH BY SENATOR AVERIL POWER ON EMPLOYMENT EQUALITY (AMENDMENT) BILL 2012 (2/5/12)

 

FF BILL TO PROTECT GAY TEACHERS AND MEDICAL STAFF TO BE DEBATED IN SEANAD TODAY (2/5/12)

 

POWER SPEAKS IN SEANAD ON SOCIAL WELFARE BILL (27/04/12)

 

GOVERNMENT MUST USE ITS INFLUENCE TO ENSURE BANKS PARTICIPATE IN PRIORY HALL RESOLUTION PROCESS- SENATOR POWER (25/04/12)

 

POWER WELCOMES MAJOR JOBS BOOST FOR BALDOYLE(18/04/12)

 

SENATOR POWER PRESENTS CERTIFICATES AT LANEVIEW LEARNING CENTRE IN DARNDALE (03/04/2012)

 

NAMING AND SHAMING ERRANT FINANCIAL SERVICE PROVIDERS WILL IMPROVE PRACTICES AND CUSTOMER SERVICES – POWER (28/03/2012)

 

POWER WELCOMES EU MOVE TO END MOBILE ROAMING RIP-OFF (29/03/2012)

 

POWER ENCOURAGES LOCAL SPORTS CLUBS TO APPLY FOR CAPITAL GRANTS (28/03/2012)

 

WATER CUT-OFF ON WEDNESDAY (28/03/12)

 

POWER WELCOMES SURGE IN APPLICATIONS FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY COURSES (9/3/12)

 

POWER CONFRONTS MINISTER HOGAN IN THE SEANAD REGARDING HIS REFUSAL TO MEET THE PRIORY HALL RESIDENTS (23/02/2012)

 

GAY TEACHERS TO BE PROTECTED BY NEW FF LEGISLATION (19/02/2012)

 

POWER CONCERNED ABOUT ESCALATING CRISIS AT BEAUMONT A&E (16/02/2012)

 

HOGAN MUST STOP PASSING THE BUCK AND MEET WITH PRIORY HALL RESIDENTS (12/02/2012)

 

GOVERNMENT FINDS €20M TO CUT SEPTIC TANK FEE, BUT STILL HASN’T REVERSED DEIS CUTS – POWER (10/02/2012)

 

PRIME TIME DOCUMENTARY HIGHLIGHTS ONGOING SCANDAL OF TRAFFICKING AND PROSTITUTION IN IRELAND – SPEECH BY SENATOR POWER (09/02/2012)

 

GOVERNMENT MUST REVERSE HARSH EDUCATION CUTS NOW – SPEECH ON FIANNA FÁIL SEANAD PRIVATE MEMBERS MOTION IN SEANAD ÉIREANN (8/2/2012)

 

POWER TELLS GOVERNMENT THAT NAMA SHOULD APPEAL PRIORY HALL DEVELOPER’S UK BANKRUPTCY (27/1/2012)

 

QUINN CONFIRMS HE HAS NOT REVERSED DEIS CUTS – POWER (25/1/2012)

 

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EDUCATION CUTS – DARNDALE JUNIOR NATIONAL SCHOOL (15/12/2011)

 

BUDGET 2012: DECISIONS WILL LIMIT ACCESS TO THIRD LEVEL AND UNDERMINE NATIONAL RECOVERY (5/12/2011)

 

SEANAD DEBATE ON HEALTH AWARENESS AND PHYSICAL FITNESS AMONG SCHOOLCHILDREN (23/11/2011)

 

NO EXCUSES LEFT FOR GOVERNMENT FAILURE TO IMPLEMENT PUPPY FARM LEGISLATION – POWER (11/11/2011)

 

GOVERNMENT CLAIMS ON EDUCATION DISGUISE REALITY (10/11/2011)

 

SEANAD SPEECH ON REFORM OF THE JUNIOR CERT (8/11/2011)

 

SEANAD SPEECH ON CUTS TO LOCAL GARDA SERVICES (27/10/2011)

 

SEANAD SPEECH ON THE WELFARE OF GREYHOUNDS BILL (25/10/2011)

 

LOCAL SPORTS CLUBS SHORT-CHANGED BY NEW GOVERNMENT – POWER (24/10/2011)

 

POWER RAISES PLIGHT OF PRIORY HALL RESIDENTS WITH MINISTER HOGAN IN THE SEANAD (20/10/2011)

 

SEANAD SPEECH ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND PROSTITUTION (12/10/2011)

 

SEANAD SPEECH ON SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION (11/10/2011)

 

POWER HIGHLIGHTS NEED FOR LEGISLATIVE ACTION TO TACKLE TRAFFICKING AND PROSTITUTION (30/06/2011)