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Consultation on remote working welcome, but it is not a silver bullet for all

Thu Jul 9, 2020 - 03:20 pm - Senator Marie Sherlock Labour Spokesperson on Employment Affairs, Senator Marie Sherlock has welcomed the public consultation process on remote working announced by the Government. Sherlock said that while the consulta...

People with disabilities being left behind in Covid re-opening

Thu Jul 9, 2020 - 01:24 pm - Alan Kelly TD Labour Party Leader, Alan Kelly TD, has called on the Government to outline specifically when day services for people with disabilities will return.Deputy Kelly said:“Today in the Dáil I raised the...

Tánaiste confirms to Labour Party Leader appeal to SEO High Court judgement

Thu Jul 9, 2020 - 11:56 am - Alan Kelly TD Labour Party Leader Alan Kelly has welcomed the confirmation from the Tánaiste in response to his question today that the Government will appeal the Sectoral Employment Order judgement to the Supreme...

Guidelines needed for safe resumption of driving lessons

Thu Jul 9, 2020 - 11:54 am - Duncan Smith TD The Department of Transport need to provide back to work guidelines for driving instructors returning to work according to Labour Spokesperson on Climate Action, Communication Networks and Transport. ...

Government must address rent debt and mortgage arrears due to Covid-19

Wed Jul 8, 2020 - 03:49 pm - Senator Rebecca Moynihan State scheme to address rent-related debt, and action to stop banks charging penalties and surcharges on mortgage arrears need.Speaking as the Dáil debates the Labour Party Private Members motion on ...