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- Seanad: An tOrd Gnó - Order of Business (15 Oct 2019)
“On a more sombre note, 28 years ago, veteran journalist, David McKittrick, BBC journalists, Chris Thornton and Seamus Kelters, political commentator, Brian Feeney, and later David McVea, sat down to write a book. The book would record the stories of every man, woman and child killed during the Troubles, a book that would stand in isolation as the only record of the fate of every one of the...”
- Seanad: Beef Sector: Statements (3 Oct 2019)
“I rise to express my concerns about the beef sector's fortunes, or lack thereof, and future prospects. I will begin by expressing serious reservations about the ESRI statement on the beef sector in Ireland and the image it portrays, as I believe it misses some critical points. To evaluate the merits of supporting the beef and sheep industry purely based on the fact that two thirds of the...”
- Seanad: Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union: Statements (1 Oct 2019)
“Last night, we learned of the proposals contained in the so-called non-papers, or, as I would describe them, "non-sense" papers. Unfortunately, Brexit has now descended into spin, rhetoric and sound bites. One would need a PhD to decipher the narrative, understand the hidden agenda and subplot, and recognise the diversion tactics, such as the "dead cat strategy", that are being deployed....”
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- Has spoken in 29 committee discussions and Dáil debates in the last year — below average among Senators.
- People have made 0 comments on this Senator's speeches — average among Senators.
- 4 people are tracking whenever this Senator speaks — email me whenever Ian Marshall speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "public-private partnership") 38 times in debates — well below average among Senators.
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