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2017 Winner of Richard O’Carroll Empowerment Bursary Announced

Congratulations to the 2017 winner of the Labour Party Richard O’Carroll Empowerment Bursary, Aaron Mills. Despite the chill in the morning air, there was a very warm welcome for Labour Party repres...

#OurFuture - Labour's Alternative budget

We have made clear that we don't believe there is enough space for any tax cuts in this Budget. Instead, we have argued for the construction of 5,000 public homes, and the funding of Sláintecare (a n...

Marching for Choice

As proud members of the Coalition to Repeal the Eighth Amendment we marched in solidarity behind them with our own banner, flags and committed Party members. We took to the streets once again to show...

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Section 39 workers deserve respect and pay restoration

Wed Jan 17, 2018 - 02:11 pm - Alan Kelly TD Speaking in advance of the Dáil debate, Labour spokesperson on Health, Alan Kelly TD, has called for the pay of Section 39 workers to be restored in line with their Section 38 colleagues in the publi...

Regulations must be brought in around rogue crisis pregnancy agencies in 2018

Tue Jan 16, 2018 - 06:18 pm - Martina Genockey, Cllr Labour Party spokesperson on Health Promotion, Martina Genockey, has said the Minister for Health must regulate rogue crisis pregnancy agencies during this Dáil session.Councillor Genockey said:“Du...

Statement by Labour leader Brendan Howlin TD, post European Council, Brussels, 14-15 December 2017

Tue Jan 16, 2018 - 04:51 pm - Brendan Howlin TD It is now nearly a month on since the December EU Council meeting.Significant progress was made on Brexit and on the EU leader’s agenda.It is unfortunate that debate in Ireland on many of the change...

Statement by Jan O'Sullivan on the death of Dolores O'Riordan

Mon Jan 15, 2018 - 05:49 pm - Jan O'Sullivan TD Labour Party TD for Limerick City, Jan O’Sullivan has offered her sympathies to the family and bandmates of Cranberries frontwoman, Dolores O’Riordan.Deputy O’Sullivan said:“I was saddened to ...

More information needed on Carillion school projects

Mon Jan 15, 2018 - 02:26 pm - Senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin Labour spokesperson on Education, Senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin, has called on the Minister for Education to urgently provide clarity on the future of five schools built by UK company Carillion, follo...

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