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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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Howlin engages with British Labour on Irish Brexit concerns

Mon Sep 24, 2018 - 10:07 am - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking after the first day of his visit to the British Labour Party Conference in Liverpool, Brendan Howlin TD, Leader of the Irish Labour Party spoke about his hope that the British Labour Party wo...

Second Referendum offers chance to limit damage

Sun Sep 23, 2018 - 03:09 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking in advance of his three-day visit to the British Labour Party Conference in Liverpool, Brendan Howlin TD, Leader of the Irish Labour Party spoke about his hope for a second referendum on the ...

Labour Party optimistic, following Minister’s commitments on 24/7 cardiac care for the South East

Fri Sep 21, 2018 - 04:04 pm - John Pratt, Cllr Labour Party public representatives in counties Carlow, Kilkenny, South Tipperary, Waterford and Wexford have been told by party leader Brendan Howlin that 24 hour, seven days a week Cardiology Cath L...

Lack of legal clarity from the British with respect to the backstop

Fri Sep 21, 2018 - 03:58 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking in response to UK Prime Minister May's call for detailed, written counter-proposals from the EU, Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin said: "The UK and EU agreed on a joint declaration in relat...

Minister is asleep at the wheel on Bus Connects

Fri Sep 21, 2018 - 09:27 am - Senator Kevin Humphreys Labour Spokesperson on Transport Kevin Humphreys has criticised Minister Ross’s comments in which he claims he has “nothing to do with Bus Connects”Commenting today Senator Humphreys said:“Min...

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