Confidence in Minister for Defence:...: 17 Feb 2010: Dáil debates (KildareStreet.com)For the motion: 80 (Bertie Ahern, Dermot Ahern, Noel Ahern, Barry Andrews, Chris Andrews, Seán Ardagh, Bobby Aylward, Joe Behan, Niall Blaney, Áine Brady, Cyprian Brady, Johnny Brady, John Browne, Thomas Byrne, Dara Calleary, Pat Carey, Niall Collins, Margaret Conlon, Seán Connick, Mary Coughlan, Brian Cowen, John Cregan, Ciarán Cuffe, Martin Cullen, John Curran, Noel Dempsey, Jimmy Devins, Timmy Dooley, Michael Finneran, Michael Fitzpatrick, Seán Fleming, Beverley Flynn, Paul Gogarty, John Gormley, Noel Grealish, Mary Hanafin, Mary Harney, Seán Haughey, Jackie Healy-Rae, Máire Hoctor, Billy Kelleher, Peter Kelly, Brendan Kenneally, Michael Kennedy, Tony Killeen, Michael Kitt, Tom Kitt, Brian Lenihan Jnr, Conor Lenihan, Tom McEllistrim, Mattie McGrath, Michael McGrath, John McGuinness, Martin Mansergh, Micheál Martin, John Moloney, Michael Moynihan, Michael Mulcahy, M J Nolan, Éamon Ó Cuív, Seán Ó Fearghaíl, Darragh O'Brien, Charlie O'Connor, Willie O'Dea, John O'Donoghue, Noel O'Flynn, Rory O'Hanlon, Batt O'Keeffe, Ned O'Keeffe, Mary O'Rourke, Christy O'Sullivan, Seán Power, Dick Roche, Eamon Ryan, Eamon Scanlon, Brendan Smith, Noel Treacy, Mary Wallace, Mary White, Michael Woods)
It reminds me of the scramble to get All Ireland tickets. Its like a microcosm of the way we deal with any resource here.I think there is a culture of 'deals' in Ireland. Is most of it corruption or just networking? Depends on your perspective. Certainly the business culture would benefit if it were a lot more open.
good oneHere is what I tweeted to him. I suggest a lot of people should do the same or their own version:
How can @PaulGogartyTD support Fianna Fail in partnership govt after saying this Paul Gogarty claims FF addicted to coruption on Tubridy show via @politicsie => Hypocrisy
I'm starting to think so.Ah now lads. If nothing else this is a sign that the Green Party is trying to distance itself from its bigger partner in government. There is clearly an election in the very near future.