LATEST NEWS (21 May) Matt Carthy MIDLANDS – NORTHWEST (SF) did sign the pledge, that brings Ireland (ROI/NI) to 15 Frack Free MEP’s!!
Fracking Pledge Matt Carthy (Fracking Free Ireland is awaiting his hard copy)
Special ELECTION FMN: Fracking Matters Newsletter 11-14 (142)
14 MEP’s did sign the Frack Free Europe Declaration (19 May)
- An overview of Irish (ROI/NI) MEPs who signed the declaration
- An overview of all EU MEP’s/MEP candidates who did sign the declaration
- All Irish MEP’s who signed the declaration incl. Pat the Cope Gallagher and Marian Harkin with reservations to TTIP (and explanation by Marian Harkin).
They are NOT consideed as a Frack Free MEP.
- Score card of MEP’s
The discrepancy between vote chard and a Frack Free MEP is due to
- a vision on the TTIP
- MEP/MEP candidates who (might) not have read properly the pledge and just signed!
- Pat the Cope Gallagher (FF) is NOT considered as a Frack Free MEP and Mary Fitzparick (Dublin) FF is a Frack Free MEP
- Marian Harkin (IND/ALDE) is NOT considered as a Frack Free MEP, despite her 100% vote in the Parliament (she has reservations re. TTIP)
HUSTINGS ( Organised by the Environmental Pillar)
Video of the Husting in Dublin constituency –
Video of the husting for the Midlands/North West ( held in )Carrick on Shannon – http://environmentalpillar.ie/2014/05/12/so-where-do-they-stand-on-the-issues-highlights-from-the-environmental-hustings-for-mep-candidates-in-the-midlands-north-west/
Video of the Husting for the South constituency (held in Cork)- http://environmentalpillar.ie/2014/05/19/environmental-hustings-for-the-south-constituency/
PRIME TIME Election DEBATE
Midlands- North west – http://www.rte.ie/player/ie/show/10284573/
Ronan Mullens speech and challenging RTE – http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=PFOHyaW9F9Y
South – http://www.rte.ie/news/primetime/2014/0520/618492-prime-time-election-debates-south-19-05-2014-click-here/
Dublin – http://www.rte.ie/player/ie/show/10285056/