Today With Sean O Rourke Monday 27 April 2015
Marriage Equality Debate
To the marriage equality referendum, the latest poll, conducted by RED C for The Sunday Business Post, reveals that 68% of respondents indicated that they were going to vote yes, 22% are going to vote no and there’s been an increase in Don’t Knows to 10%.
To debate the issues surrounding the referendum we had in studio Simon Coveney, Minister for Agriculture and Fine Gael’s director of elections for the referendum and Independent Senator Ronan Mullen.
Read More: Children have right to a mother and father, ‘No vote’ event told, Erin McGuire, Irish Times, 23rd April 2015
Read More: Coveney says right to mother and father is not that simple, Harry McGee, Irish Times, 14th April 2015
Read More: No-vote group alleges misleading of public on child issues, Pamela Duncan, Irish Times, 27th April 2015
It emerged that the Central Bank scrutinised the sale of Siteserv by the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation in 2012. It is understood that no action followed the review. And today there are more developments, the government is to publish terms of reference for an inquiry into the transaction and Siteserv’s share register is to be made public. Joining Sean on the line we had Arthur Beesley, Economics Editor of the Irish Times.
Read More: Central Bank examined IBRC sale of Siteserv to Denis O’Brien, Arthur Beesley, Irish Times, 27th April 2015
Read More: Siteserv share register to be made public immediately, Donal O'Donovan and Philip Ryan, Independent, 27th April 2015
The Stone Soup Project
Paddy O'Gorman visited the stone soup project in Cherry Orchard where the community have come together to restore a green area in to a park, an area which was originally intended for housing.
Read More: Cherry Orchard Park, David Duggan, Ballyfermot News, 2nd Nov 2014