Friday 9 December 2016

Thank God we've Healy-Rae to put us right on climate change

Published 06/05/2016 | 02:30

“God above is in charge of the weather and we here can’t do anything about it,”
he told assembled TDs at a Dáil debate on climate change Pic: Tom Burke
“God above is in charge of the weather and we here can’t do anything about it,” he told assembled TDs at a Dáil debate on climate change Pic: Tom Burke

'Grand day, thank God' - how many times have we used or heard the expression, believing it was just another throwaway remark and not the literal truth.

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But Danny Healy-Rae has put us right on that one, in one of his first contributions as the newly elected second Independent Dáil member for Kerry.

"God above is in charge of the weather and we here can't do anything about it," he told assembled TDs during a Dáil debate on climate change.

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