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[28 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]

Having been first Elected TD to Dáil Éireann in February 2011, I remain committed to being transparent and accountable. I am pleased therefore to publish details of my salary and allowances on my website, that have assisted me as an elected TD.

Headline, News »

[26 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
Pieta House No. 1 for Christmas!

This song was recorded in aid of Pieta House, to raise awareness of their work and raise much needed funds. It features Ministers, Senators and TDs from across the Irish political spectrum. All are current members of the Oireachtas (Irish Parliament). None of them had ever sung before but they were willing to take part to support the great work done by Pieta House, luckily the song also features the talent and wonderful voices of the Lucan and Dublin Gospel Choirs.

General Election, Headline, Lucan »

[11 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]
Supporting families in crisis

Suicide is a growing problem is our community and it’s something that, being a director of Pieta House in Lucan, means I deal with on a regular basis. Fine Gael supports families and individuals who are in crisis and thanks to the tremendous work by Pieta House over 3,000 people are alive today.

General Election »

[9 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]
“Ireland needs to change” says Keating

As you may have noticed, I posted a video yesterday about my history with the community and more and today I have another video for you. This video expresses my interest in change, a change that I believe Fine Gael can help to bring around – this is why I am asking for your No.1 vote in the General Election.

General Election »

[8 Feb 2011 | 6 Comments | ]
A personal appeal from Derek Keating

With the General Election in the near future, I thought I’d share a video with you. The video is a little about me, growing up in Ballyfermot, my work interest in the local community, sport, my family and more. Please take a moment to watch it. I’d love if you could tell me what you think!

General Election »

[25 Jan 2011 | 3 Comments | ]
Fine Gael Policies

With the General Election announced, I think it’s important to provide you with a link to the Fine Gael Policies. These policies are aimed to restore a balance to the country we all live in. Here’s a brief look at the policies, then please feel free to click the link below to find out more details:

Crime, General Election priorities »

[19 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

The primary duty of the State is to protect the health and physical safety of its citizens, so criminal gangs must be stopped now from waging their war of terror over our communities.

News »

[14 Jan 2011 | 4 Comments | ]
New website details

First of all I’d like to thank you for your continued support and I hope that the new revamp of my website will help you more than the previous website. If you have a moment, there’s some new details that I’d like to run you through that you may find helpful:

General Election priorities, Universal healthcare »

[14 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]
Universal healthcare

A Message from Enda Kenny:
For the last ten years the Government’s answer to any problem in the health service was to throw taxpayers’ money at it. Billions were wasted and the health service was never reformed in any fundamental way. As a result, Ireland’s health system is now ranked 24th in Europe in terms of value for money.

General Election priorities, Support education »

[14 Jan 2011 | One Comment | ]
Support education

The debate surrounding third level reform has intensified in recent months. It has focused primarily on the funding aspect of the system and has not considered the wider potential for reform in the sector. Fine Gael has put forward this Green Paper on Higher Education in a wider context.