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BOYLE LEADS SUCCESSFUL EFFORT TO INCREASE FUNDING FOR NORTHERN IRELAND PEACE PROGRAMS
December 17, 2019
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives increased funding for peace programs in the north of Ireland to $2 million as part of a Fiscal Year 2020 government spending package, expected to be signed by the President on Friday. This substantial increase is a result of an amendment offered by Congressman Brendan F. Boyle (PA-02) in June to the Fiscal Year 2020 State, Foreign Operations Appropriations.
Feature documentary, Shooting the Mafia, is playing now in the Ritz at the Bourse. This documentary has been produced by Co. Mayo based film maker, Niamh Fagan.
The film had its World Premier at Sundance, and European Premiere at the Berlin Film Festival. Its now on release in the US, UK and beyond.
By Brian O’Donovan, Washington Correspondent
The US House of Representatives has voted in favour of a resolution reaffirming support for the Good Friday Agreement.
The bill, which calls for strict adherence to the Good Friday Agreement during Brexit negotiations, was passed by unanimous voice vote following a debate tonight on Capitol Hill.
The legislation urges the UK and the EU to ensure that Brexit does not threaten peace on the island of Ireland and strongly opposes the reintroduction of a hard border.