The Dail E.U. Affairs Committee is holding a 3 day sub-committee hearing on the upcoming referendum on the Austerity Treaty.
The committee is chaired by Labour TD Dominic Hanigan, and has invited international speakers, MEPs, TDs, and business and civil society representatives.
Unfortunately, the speakers are stacked in favour of the ‘Yes’ campaign. For instance, a session on the second day to be addressed by economists has three speakers who have all come out in favour of the treaty.
Paul Murphy MEP spoke at the committee on Tuesday, below is his contribution on why a ‘No’ vote is crucial: