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First act of new Housing Minister should be to rescind co-living guidelines - Moynihan

Thu Jul 2, 2020 - 11:35 am - Senator Rebecca Moynihan The first act of the new Housing Minister should be to suspend the guidelines for co-living according to Labour Party Senator Rebecca Moynihan. Moynihan was speaking after the new Minister said on Tod...

Failure to appoint more women Ministers a missed opportunity - Bacik

Thu Jul 2, 2020 - 11:19 am - Senator Ivana Bacik The failure to appoint more women to the Cabinet and as Junior Ministers is a missed opportunity, and there is more work to be done to achieve gender equality in the Dáil, accordi...

New Education Minister has failed her first test, safe return of schools impossible without a financial package – Ó Ríordáin

Wed Jul 1, 2020 - 07:15 pm - Aodhán Ó Ríordáin TD The New Education Minister has failed her first test according to Labour Education Spokesperson Aodhán Ó Ríordáin and the safe return of all pupils to school will be impossible unless the Departme...

Residential Tenancies Act should be reviewed – Moynihan

Wed Jul 1, 2020 - 04:13 pm - Senator Rebecca Moynihan The Residential Tenancies Act should be reviewed in order to strengthen the rights of tenants, according to Labour Senator Rebecca Moynihan.Moynihan was speaking after the launch of a research report ...

Minister should extend SUSI deadline further and provide clarity on income eligibility rules

Wed Jul 1, 2020 - 12:02 pm - Senator Annie Hoey The priority deadline for new applicants to SUSI should be extended beyond the July 9th and students need clarity on their grant eligibility if their income has been affected by Covid-19 according to ...