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2017 Winner of Richard O’Carroll Empowerment Bursary Announced

Congratulations to the 2017 winner of the Labour Party Richard O’Carroll Empowerment Bursary, Aaron Mills. Despite the chill in the morning air, there was a very warm welcome for Labour Party repres...

#OurFuture - Labour's Alternative budget

We have made clear that we don't believe there is enough space for any tax cuts in this Budget. Instead, we have argued for the construction of 5,000 public homes, and the funding of Sláintecare (a n...

Marching for Choice

As proud members of the Coalition to Repeal the Eighth Amendment we marched in solidarity behind them with our own banner, flags and committed Party members. We took to the streets once again to show...

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Nash publishes Labour Bill to tackle bogus self employment

Tue Nov 21, 2017 - 09:15 am - Senator Ged Nash Labour Employment spokesperson, Senator Ged Nash has today published a Bill to tackle bogus self-employment contracts that deny workers the same protection and entitlements as their employed colleague...

Nash welcomes creation of new public sector union

Mon Nov 20, 2017 - 01:06 pm - Senator Ged Nash Labour Party spokesperson on Employment and Workers’ Rights, Senator Ged Nash, has welcomed the amalgamation of IMPACT, Civil and Public Services Union and Public Sector Executive Union into Fórsa....

Taoiseach must correct Dáil record on Senior ODCE Garda position

Sun Nov 19, 2017 - 02:06 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin TD has said that the Taoiseach should correct the Dáil record on the misleading information provided on the filling of the most senior Garda position in the Office ...

Delaying Deposit Protection Scheme until 2019 bad for renters

Sun Nov 19, 2017 - 09:00 am - Andrew Montague, Cllr Labour Community Affairs spokesperson, Cllr Andrew Montague has expressed his disappointment on learning that the Government now intends delaying the introduction of a rent deposit protection scheme u...

Howlin condemns jingoistic UK Sun editorial

Sat Nov 18, 2017 - 11:41 am - Brendan Howlin TD Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin TD has described a jingoistic editorial in the UK Sun newspaper condemning Taoiseach Leo Varadkar as ‘ignorant, bullying and ageist’.Deputy Howlin said:"The edit...

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