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Congratulations to Lucan hurler Peter Kelly from Hillcrest who wins a GAA All Star. I continue to be so excited with the wonderful success of all our Lucan sport groups, but especially this weekend’s Dublin Senior Hurling Final. As a No.1 fan and supporter, I am delighted to join in the best wishes expressed by all public representatives.
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“Freedom of Information figures obtained at the time showed that almost 2,000 GPs received on average an annual overpayment of €2,296. In the Eastern Regional Authority, this rose to an average of €3,651 each. GPs were overpaid for 13,250 patients for up to five years and received money for 1,230 patients for between five and 14 years or more.
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I am delighted to announce that the Planning Application was Granted by South Dublin County Council for the All-Weather Football Facility that I initiated. We will now re-engage with the Department of Sport for the Capital Grant. I am confident that when built, this facility will serve the overall well-being needs, over many years to come, of over 1,200 Lucan boys, girls and senior players in all 5 Lucan Soccer Clubs, as well as assisting in bringing more success on the field of play. I thank and congratulate all 5 …
Speaking on the Late Late Show Deputy Derek Keating, in response to Professor Crown’s proposal to introduce a “liberal response to the heroin, cocaine and cannabis problem in Ireland by medicalising the problem, completely and totally rejects this proposal.
This is fully understandable and would be absolutely typical from a person with a medical expertise and background such as Professor John Crown who is an Oncologist Consultant at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Dublin, but the drugs issue in Ireland is more to do with crime, anti-social behaviour, the personality of individuals and …
NEW LUCAN POST OFFICE: I am pleased to confirm, following the campaign I initiated, a NEW POST OFFICE has now been approved for Lucan. I have pursued this since being elected to Dáil Éireann. The new Post Office will compliment the existing and established Post Offices in Lucan village and Dodsboro that continue to provide excellent services. I am delighted to have delivered this new service for ALL Lucan residents, as a result of the massive support I received from thousands of residents, the details of which I presented to …
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Keating says “I have concluded that the Presidential office is undervalued in this State and could be developed into a more exciting part of the Oireachtas. This is best achieved by reducing the term of office to 5 years.”
On the eve of the Constitutional Convention meeting in Malahide, Convention Member Deputy Derek Keating, Fine Gael, calls for the Presidential term of office to be reduced
“Job Creation is the Government’s top priority and this is reflected in the Legislative Programme approved by Cabinet today. The Industrial Development (Micro-Enterprise & Small Business) Bill and Workplace Relations Bill together with Bills on Consumer & Competition, Employment Permits and Co-operative Societies will help improve job creation conditions. Minister Bruton and his Department have already introduced a vast amount of legislation designed to set the conditions for job creation and the Bills announced today are the next phase of this progress.