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Central Bank needs to instigate inquiry into sale of Whole of Life Insurance policies – McGrath

The Central Bank needs to instigate an investigation into the sale of Whole of Life insurance policies amid growing concern that a large number of consumers may have been mis-sold the policies, according to Fianna Fáil Spokesperson Finance Michael McGrath. Read More

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Government Failing to Engage in Seeking Solution to Northern Talks – FF

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs, Brendan Smith TD has stated that the Government has failed to fully engage in seeking to find a solution to the current impasse since the unsuccessful end of the Haass Talks in Northern Ireland at the end of last year. The Government must take a “hands on” approach if this process is to be brought to a successful conclusion. The Irish and British Governments as co-guarantors of the Good Friday Agreement have an obligation to ensure the successful implementation of the commitments of that internationally binding Agreement. Read More

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EU must Coordinate United Approach to Middle East Humanitarian Crisis – FF

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs, Brendan Smith TD has stated that the European Union must coordinate its approach in seeking to address the horrific humanitarian crisis which is ongoing in Syria, Gaza and Iraq. The recently published UN Report showing that the number of Syrian refugees is now over 3 million people should spur a renewed effort from the EU in seeking to assist those who find themselves without a home as a result of the conflict there. The EU must also develop a Union wide response to the threat from the terrorist group Isis and ensure that all Member States are prepared and have a strategy to deal with the return of Islamic combatants to Europe. Read More

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Europe’s Leaders Must Stand Against Russian Aggression – FF Leader

Responding to developments in Ukraine Fianna Fáil Leader Micheál Martin has said: “During the past week already strong evidence that Russia is engaged in military operations in Ukraine has become irrefutable. Just as President Putin did in Crimea, his government is seeking to further undermine and partition a sovereign state. Read More

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Govt must move early in new Dáil term to protect up to 10,000 vulnerable mortgage holders – McGrath

The government must move early in the new Dáil session to protect up to 10,000 vulnerable mortgage holders whose mortgages have been sold off to unregulated third parties, according to Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Finance Michael McGrath. Read More

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Smith Welcomes further Investigation of the Disappeared

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs, Brendan Smith TD has welcomed the resumed search currently underway in Oristown, County Meath by the Independent Commission for the Location of Victims’ Remains to locate the remains of Brendan Megraw who vanished in April 1978. Deputy Smith has also called once again for all members of the public who might have any information surrounding the Disappeared to contact An Garda Síochána or the Independent Commission. Read More

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Govt Threatening Iarnród Éireann with Liquidation counter productive – FF

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport Timmy Dooley TD says the Government’s current policy approach to Iarnród Éireann, where it is threatening to leave the company facing the prospect of liquidation is unhelpful and counter productive. The National Transport Authority has announced that up to €1.2 million in funding may be cut from Iarnród Éireann’s subvention if the proposed strike action goes ahead. Read More

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McConalogue pays tribute to former Taoiseach and FF Leader Albert Reynolds

Fianna Fáil TD for Donegal North East Charlie McConalogue has expressed his sadness at the passing of former Taoiseach and Fianna Fáil Leader Albert Reynolds. Read More

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Fianna Fáil opens book of condolences for former Taoiseach and FF leader Albert Reynolds

Fianna Fáil has opened an online book of condolences for former Taoiseach and Fianna Fáil leader Albert Reynolds. It can be accessed at http://www.fiannafail.ie/. Read More

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Troy Pays Tribute to Albert Reynolds

Longford Westmeath Fianna Fáil TD Robert Troy has added his voice to the tributes being paid to former Fianna Fáil Leader and Taoiseach Albert Reynolds. Read More

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