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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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Where is Scally’s Second Report? Minister Must Make Statement

Fri Feb 22, 2019 - 01:11 pm - Alan Kelly TD Labour Health spokesperson Alan Kelly has called on the Minister for Health to make a statement to clarify where the second report by Dr Gabriel Scally is, and when it will be released.Deputy Kelly sa...

Hynes to campaign for housing, safer roads, community and sport facilities

Fri Feb 22, 2019 - 12:45 pm - Denis Hynes At the Labour Party convention in Castlecomer Community Hall on Tuesday night, Denis Hynes was selected to contest the local elections, pledging to continue the good work of Cllr Maurice Shortall, and...

'A Girl from Mogadishu' an inspiration to us all

Fri Feb 22, 2019 - 11:49 am - Joe Costello Labour representative for Dublin Central, Joe Costello has said the film 'A Girl from Mogadishu' is an inspiration to us all. He said:"The film “A Girl from Mogadishu” is being premiered tonight, ...

Certainty needed on State Aid support in No Deal Brexit

Fri Feb 22, 2019 - 10:47 am - Joan Burton TD Labour Finance spokesperson Joan Burton TD has called on the Government to clarify the specifics of state aid support that will be available in the event of a no deal Brexit.Deputy Burton said:“The ...

Permanent School sites needed not more Government Press Releases

Fri Feb 22, 2019 - 08:13 am - Deirdre Kingston, Cllr Labour representative for Dun Laoghaire, Cllr Deirdre Kingston has welcomed the announcement of An Foras Pátrúnachta as the new patron for an eight-classroom school in Booterstown and Blackrock, but...

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