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Willie Penrose TD

Penrose welcomes success of bankruptcy legislation

Fri Jul 29, 2016 - 02:51 pm - Willie Penrose TD Labour Party TD for Longford and Westmeath Willie Penrose has welcomed the success of the bankruptcy legislation which he spearheaded in the 31st Dáil.Deputy Penrose commented: “I am delighted to l...
Senator Kevin Humphreys

How can a ‘social democratic’ party continue to oppose increase in minimum wage?

Thu Jul 28, 2016 - 04:33 pm - Senator Kevin Humphreys Speaking on Newstalk Breakfast today, Social Democrat joint leader Stephen Donnelly made it clear that his party remains as opposed as ever, to any measure that would bring the National Minimum wage i...
Senator Ivana Bacik

Bacik welcomes appointment of Ms Justice Mary Laffoy as Chairperson of Citizens’ Assembly

Thu Jul 28, 2016 - 03:56 pm - Senator Ivana Bacik Senator Ivana Bacik today welcomed the appointment of Ms Justice Mary Laffoy of the Supreme Court to chair the Citizens’ Assembly, which is set to examine a range of issues including the Eighth Amen...
Willie Penrose TD

Good news for the Midlands as Center Parcs gets green light

Wed Jul 27, 2016 - 02:55 pm - Willie Penrose TD Deputy Willie Penrose has expressed delight at the decision An Board Pleanala to approve the huge development of land, at Newcastle Wood in Ballymahon Co. Longford, to develop a Forest Holiday Village...
Senator Ged Nash

Corrupt politicians must be barred from seeking re-election

Tue Jul 26, 2016 - 04:12 pm - Senator Ged Nash Labour Senator Gerald Nash has said he was puzzled by this morning's news that the Government is abandoning plans to ban TDs convicted of corruption from running again for election to the Dáil.“It ...

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