Fianna Fáil Seanad Leader & Spokesperson on Social Protection.
Senator Catherine Ardagh criticises the governments delivery of apprenticeships and highlights how a lack of skilled tradesmen makes the governments development plan completely unachievable
Senator Catherine Ardagh criticises government usage of state resources via the strategic communications unit to fund the Fine Gael PR machine
Senator Catherine Ardagh calls for a debate to discuss the use of plastics in supermarkets and calls on the government to progress it’s microbeads legislation
Senator Catherine Ardagh condemns sale of non-performing loans worth €4 Billion Euro by TSB to vulture funds and calls on the Minister to address the Seanad in relation to it
Senator Catherine Ardagh highlights the difficulties Canal Way Educate Together NS in Basin Lane are facing and calls on the Minister for Education to intervene and accommodate them without delay
Senator Catherine Ardagh calls for a greater focus on women's health and encourages more people to take up the cervical cancer vaccine