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Join with us to end the gender pay gap

This Wednesday, the Labour Senators will table a bill requiring employers to publish the difference between what they pay men and what they pay women.We are asking all Labour members to join us on Kil...

Sign our petition to stop the sale of AIB shares

On Thursday, Dáil Éireann passed a Labour Party motion that calls on the Government to postpone the sale of AIB shares until the fiscal rules are changed to permit enhanced capital spending, rather ...

A living wage is key to decency and justice in the workplace

The first defeat suffered by this Government was in relation to the rights of those who work.  Back in June of 2016, the Labour Party tabled a motion on this area, and got enough support from across ...

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HOWLIN CALLS ON CABINET TO DELAY SALE OF AIB

Fri May 26, 2017 - 03:40 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Labour leader Brendan Howlin has today questioned the legitimacy of Michael Noonan making a decision relating to the sale of AIB shares at his final Cabinet meeting next week, and has called on Indepe...

Statements on the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement

Thu May 25, 2017 - 02:03 pm - Brendan Howlin TD CHECK AGAINST DELIVERYAnyone charged with investigating serious crime has two basic obligations.The first is to assemble all the information needed to persuade a jury that the accused person has commi...

Minister for Housing must provide vacant houses strategy

Thu May 25, 2017 - 10:24 am - Jan O'Sullivan TD Labour Party spokesperson on Housing and Children and Youth Affairs, Jan O’Sullivan TD, has called on Minister for Housing Simon Coveney to urgently produce a strategy for vacant houses.“This morn...

We campaign for Decency, for Justice and for Equality in Society

Wed May 24, 2017 - 07:54 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Speech by Party Leader Brendan Howlin at the Labour Party Dublin South West selection convention.24th May 2017In just over a year and a half, on the 21st January 2019, we will be celebrating the cente...

Bacik welcomes 2nd Stage Passage of Gender Pay Gap Bill in Seanad

Wed May 24, 2017 - 07:33 pm - Senator Ivana Bacik Senator Ivana Bacik has welcomed this evening the passing at second stage of the Labour Party's Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission (Gender Pay Gap Information) Bill 2017. The Bill will now mov...

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