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All 3 results for dawn butler speaker:Dawn Purvis

Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members' Business: Local Government (Disqualification) (Amendment) Bill: Consideration Stage (12 Oct 2010)

Dawn Purvis: ...put, That amendment No 1 be made. The Assembly divided: Ayes 41; Noes 31. AYES Ms M Anderson, Mr Armstrong, Mr Beggs, Mr Boylan, Mr D Bradley, Mrs M Bradley, Mr P J Bradley, Mr Brady, Mr Burns, Mr Butler, Mr W Clarke, Mr Cobain, Rev Dr Robert Coulter, Mr Cree, Mr Elliott, Sir Reg Empey, Mr Gardiner, Ms Gildernew, Mrs D Kelly, Mr G Kelly, Mr Kennedy, Mr Kinahan, Mr Leonard, Mr McCallister,...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members’ Business: Classroom Assistants (24 Sep 2007)

Dawn Purvis: ...system, and the care and attention that they lavish on our children. I was very disappointed by some of the contributions, which amounted to point-scoring. I was somewhat disappointed by Mr Butler’s claim that Members are coming to this matter late; that was disingenuous. My predecessor, David Ervine, stood on picket lines at Tor Bank School, and other Members, such as Mrs Iris Robinson,...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members’ Business: Classroom Assistants’ Dispute (19 Jun 2007)

Dawn Purvis: ...left — over 3,000 — but 7,000 remain. Those 7,000 classroom assistants need to be valued, to be fairly treated, to have security of employment, and to have an equitable offer. My colleague Mr Butler said that the offer put forward by the Department was a “credible offer”. That is Sinn Féin speak for “protect our Minister at all costs”.

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