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Committees and topics of interest
Asks most questions about
- Subjects (based on headings added by the Dáil record): Child Care Services, Affordable Childcare Scheme Expenditure, Schools Building Projects Status, Capitation Grants, School Completion Programme
(based on written questions asked by Kathleen Funchion and answered by departments)
- Financial Resolutions 2019 - Financial Resolution No. 4: General (Resumed) (10 Oct 2018)
“I welcome the opportunity to speak on the budget. I will focus on education as I am education spokesperson for my party. On paper, what has been announced sounds fantastic - €1.8 billion in supports, particularly for children with additional needs. It sounds like a great headline but, unfortunately, that is all it is. It is a headline because much of this is not new money and is...”
- Written Answers — Department of Education and Skills: School Transport Tendering (26 Sep 2018)
“128. To ask the Minister for Education and Skills the reason the school transport system was not put out for tender. [38954/18]”
- Written Answers — Department of Education and Skills: School Transport Administration (26 Sep 2018)
“129. To ask the Minister for Education and Skills the exact process of the school transport lottery system. [38955/18]”
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- Has spoken in 61 committee discussions and Dáil debates in the last year — below average among TDs.
- Has received answers to 218 written questions in the last year — average among TDs.
- People have made 0 comments on this TD's speeches — average among TDs.
- This TD's speeches, in the printed record, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
- 4 people are tracking whenever this TD speaks — email me whenever Kathleen Funchion speaks.
- Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "public-private partnership") 70 times in debates — well below average among TDs.
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