October 1, 2020
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News
A Kilkenny TD today unveiled ambitious plans to reform Ireland’s childcare sector. Deputy Kathleen Funchion, who is also Sinn Fein’s front bench spokesperson on children, brought a Private Members Bill before the Dáil earlier today. Her motion calls for increased annual funding for the crisis-hit sector, a plan to incrementally reduce fees charged to parents, […]
Business News
A Kilkenny TD has expressed “huge disappointment” at the Government’s new plan to rescue the childcare sector. Local poll-topper Deputy Kathleen Funchion, who is also Sinn Féin’s frontbench spokesperson on children and youth affairs, said the plan outlined by the Government this week will not be enough to save many childcare centres in Kilkenny and […]
News Opinion
The Carlow-Kilkenny constituency is traditionally one of the most conservative in the country, and up until recently it was widely expected to return three Fianna Fáil TDs and two from Fine Gael, with Sinn Féin’s Kathleen losing out. Or so we thought… Now the tide appears to have turned fairly dramatically in Kathleen’s favour following […]