Paschal to Quiz Declan Ganley on Ireland’s Future in Europe.

17th November, 2008

Libertas Chairman Declan Ganley will appear before the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Ireland’s Future in Europe tomorrow at 10 am in Committee Room 4 of Leinster House Committee members will have the opportunity to question Mr Ganley regarding his views on Ireland’s Future in Europe and how he believes Ireland’s relationship with Europe should progress. Chair of the Joint Oireachtas Sub-Committee on Ireland’s Future in Europe, Senator Pashcal Donohoe said;

“As someone who has played a high profile role in the recent debate about Ireland’s role in Europe, tomorrow’s exchange will provide an extremely good opportunity for Oireachtas members to further consider Mr Ganley’s and his organisation’s opinions in this area.”

“It is important that the sub-committee hears submissions from all sides of the argument before it compiles its final report toward the end of next week.”

The committee proceedings are webcast live at:

Schedule, Tues 18 Nov
10.00am: Mr. Declan Ganley – Libertas

11.30am: Prof Richard Sinnott, School of Politics and International
Relations, UCD

2.00pm: Institute of International and European Affairs

Brendan Halligan, Chairman

Peader O’Broin, Senior Researcher

Patrick Keatinge, Professor Emeritus, Trinity College Dublin and member of
the IIEA.

Anthony Brown, Chairman Publications Committee

4.00pm: Prof Farrel Corcoran, School of Communications DCU
The full membership of the Sub-Committee is:
Senator Paschal Donohoe, Fine Gael (Chairman)
Thomas Byrne, TD (Fianna Fáil)
Joe Costello, TD, (Labour)
Lucinda Creighton, TD (Fine Gael)
Timmy Dooley, TD (Fianna Fáil)
Beverley Flynn, TD (Fianna Fáil)
Michael McGrath, TD (Fianna Fáil)
Billy Timmins, TD (Fine Gael)
Senator Deirdre deBurca (Green Party)
Senator Pearse Doherty (Sinn Féin)
Senator Rónán Mullen, (Independent)
Senator Phil Prendergast, (Labour)