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As dust settles on Budget, what is the point of Shane Ross?

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport, Tourism and Sport, Robert Troy TD has criticised the failure of Minister Shane Ross to have any positive impact on this week’s budget. Deputy Troy commented, “As the dust settles on this week’s budget, a serious question emerges - what exactly is the point of Shane Ross in this Cabinet?  The budget document itself contained no clues, so I hoped that when he came to give his speech on the budget we might get an answer. “Unfortunately, this was not to be.  Instead, over the course of four angry minutes we...
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Mullingar community and voluntary groups must be allowed to retain use of buildings at old Columb Barracks site

Fianna Fáil TD for Longford –Westmeath, Robert Troy has said that the protected buildings at Columb Barracks must continue to be made available to local voluntary groups irrespective of what happens with regards to housing developments on the site. Deputy Troy was commenting after it became clear that the commitment to ensure that these excellent groups retain access is not as secure as was once thought. “Without question, a new management structure needs to be put in place to ensure that the groups can continue to use the facilities in a sustainable way. “However, doubts have...
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