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Young people’s opinions sought on the future of Ireland

The Labour Party is looking for submissions from young people all over Ireland on our project to rewrite the ‘Democratic Programme’ for the 21 st Century.  // What are the guiding principles ...

Time to separate Church and State in Education

Originally published on the Journal.ie, Senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin writes asking, if the constitution is the problem, then the models previously used such as the Citizens' Assembly should be utilis...

Apply for the 2018 Richard O'Carroll Empowerment Bursary

Now in its third year, the Labour Party’s Richard O’Carroll Empowerment Bursary is named in memory of the leader of the Labour Group on Dublin Corporation who was killed in the 1916 Easter Rising,...

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Why are we still seeing CervicalCheck cases going through the courts?

Wed Jan 16, 2019 - 05:55 pm - Alan Kelly TD Labour Party Health spokesperson, Alan Kelly TD, has said that the fact that another CervicalCheck case has passed through the courts is not good enough. Deputy Kelly said: “Despite promise after ...

Irish Government appear to have no Plan B for Brexit

Wed Jan 16, 2019 - 05:07 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Leader of the Labour Party, Brendan Howlin TD, reacted to the latest developments in Westminster and the seeming paralysis of Leo Varadkar’s government on the risk of a ‘no deal’ Brexit and repe...

Sherlock calls on all phone operators to work to ban scam calls

Wed Jan 16, 2019 - 01:24 pm - Sean Sherlock TD Labour Communications Spokesperson Seán Sherlock TD has called on phone operators to actively take steps to block fraudulent calls to members of the public following Three’s announcement that premi...

Serious questions to be asked about the governance of Public Boards.

Wed Jan 16, 2019 - 12:19 pm - Senator Kevin Humphreys Labour’s Transport Spokesperson, Sen. Kevin Humphrys, has called for greater accountability for members of public boards who do not attend board meetings yet still pick up their salary.Senator Humph...

O'Sullivan raises Limerick's exclusion from rent pressure zones on the first day of Dáil, 2019

Wed Jan 16, 2019 - 11:51 am - Jan O'Sullivan TD Limerick Labour TD Jan O’Sullivan today questioned the Minister for Housing on why he continues to stand over the exclusion of Limerick City from Rent Pressure Zones when it has the highest private ...

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