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Most recent comments on things by Joan Burton

  • terry Irwin: The benefit of my living alone allowance bypassed me, as it did everyone receiving RA, and went directly into the pocket of my landlord. (29 March 2015)
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  • ANDY CROSS: http://youtu.be/jdp2pGo4SeE says it all really (8 November 2014)
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  • Una Dunphy: Perhaps in addressing the vulnerable young people who leave school early and later attempt to improve their situation, the minister should engage with those providing state funded education for a... (16 July 2014)
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  • Dorothy Cashman: Currently in the IASS scheme (Aer Lingus, DAA, SRT) the vulnerability of deferred members, who continue to have no legislative protection is being exploited by the Companies and the Unions to... (1 December 2013)
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  • Gerard : The Minister's Advisory Group said in it's conclusions: " Recommendation 6: The eligibility criteria for non-income support based activation and training schemes should be modified to enable... (14 November 2013)
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  • paul o: so why now has joan in the 2013 budget decided to disregard all children from farm familys who is receiving farm assist???? these children and their familys are been discriminated against they... (15 January 2013)
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  • DREDA PROUT: just wondering if anyone knows what the waiting list is like now for a decision on carers allowance.. i have been waiting since november and just wondering if it will be much longer. Thanks :) (24 May 2012)
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  • Richard Hawkes: I am in the process of applying for carers allowance (20/05/2011). I phoned to day to find out how the application was going (16 weeks) only to be told that the average waiting time is now TWENTY... (10 September 2011)
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