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Brendan Howlin TD

Howlin extends best wishes to participants of Dublin Pride Parade

Sat Jun 25, 2016 - 11:59 am - Brendan Howlin TD I would like to extend my best wishes to the organisers and participants of the Dublin Pride Parade which takes place today.The  annual Pride Parade is an opportunity for people from all walks of lif...
Brendan Ryan TD

Paid paternity leave a progressive legacy of Labour in government

Fri Jun 24, 2016 - 04:07 pm - Brendan Ryan TD In last year’s budget, Labour introduced landmark proposals to legislate to allow for fathers to take two weeks’ paid paternal leave for the first time.The new statutory paternity leave is to be p...

Labour Youth deeply shocked by referendum result

Fri Jun 24, 2016 - 11:42 am - The result of the UK's referendum on EU membership has deeply shocked Labour Youth.  National Chairperson of Labour Youth Grace Williams commented, "It is my firm belief that international cooperati...
Brendan Howlin TD

Labour will support Govt efforts to minimise negative impact of Brexit on Irish people

Fri Jun 24, 2016 - 10:43 am - Brendan Howlin TD I wish to express my extreme disappointment following the outcome of the UK referendum on EU membership.In time I think it will be seen as a tragedy for its people.While today is not the day for takin...
Willie Penrose TD

Time for Varadkar to level the playing field for self-employed

Thu Jun 23, 2016 - 04:08 pm - Willie Penrose TD Labour Spokesperson on Social Protection Deputy Willie Penrose has called on Minister Leo Varadkar to act to provide self-employed people with a fairer access to the social protection system.Speaking ...

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