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  1. Labour Women welcome historic Repeal result

    Sat May 26, 2018 - 05:15 pm - Labour Women Labour Women are today welcoming what is a resounding message from the electorate to remove the 8th amendment from the constitution.Commenting Labour Women chair Sinead Ahern said"This result is about...
  2. Statement by Brendan Howlin on Referendum

    Sat May 26, 2018 - 01:21 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking from the RDS, Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin TD has reacted to the projected landslide win for the Yes campaign saying that the priority must be to pass the proposed legislation.Deputy Ho...
  3. Moynihan calls on OPW to open up Dublin Castle for results

    Fri May 25, 2018 - 01:10 pm - Rebecca Moynihan, Cllr Labour Party representative for Dublin South Central, Cllr. Rebecca Moynihan, has called on the OPW to have the grounds of Dublin Castle open to the public on results day, tomorrow, Saturday 26th May....
  4. FG content to rely on SF support for Ross Bill to remain in power

    Thu May 24, 2018 - 03:13 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin has expressed surprise at the deal by the Minister for Justice, with Sinn Féin on the Judicial Appointments Commission Bill which has added further intrigue to an a...
  5. Event Centre Planning Switcharoo raises more Q’s - Horgan

    Wed May 23, 2018 - 04:39 pm - Peter Horgan Cork Labour Party Local Area Representative, Peter Horgan, has said that comments today from the contractors of the Cork Event Centre seeking another amendment to planning raises more questions than a...
  6. Why it is time to Vote Yes

    Wed May 23, 2018 - 02:00 pm - Deirdre Kingston, Cllr Speaking at the final Labour press conference in the referendum campaign to repeal the 8th amendment, Labour spokesperson on Equality, Cllr Deirdre Kingston said:"Across Ireland today there are women ...
  7. Yes vote would make Ireland a more caring country

    Tue May 22, 2018 - 01:42 pm - Labour Lgbt Labour LGBT is calling on all in the LGBT community and beyond to vote yes to repeal the 8th Amendment next Friday, 25th May.Co-chair of Labour LGBT Aoife Leahy commented:“Next Friday every citize...
  8. Howlin responds to David Begg

    Mon May 21, 2018 - 04:36 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Responding to the remarks of former general secretary of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions, David Begg, Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin has said that only repealing the 8th amendment can allow for...
  9. Tactics from 1983 should remain in the past

    Fri May 18, 2018 - 04:32 pm - Jan O'Sullivan TD Labour TD for Limerick City, Jan O'Sullivan has condemned the callous use of white crosses in Donegal, and said that the tactics of 1983 should remain in the past.Deputy O'Sullivan said:"In the last w...
  10. Yes vote vital for disabled people - Labour Disability

    Fri May 18, 2018 - 02:35 pm - Labour Disability is urging everyone to get out and vote yes on 25th May, a week ahead of the referendum.Chair of Labour Disability Mick Keegan commented:“Forcing people to travel to have access to ...
  11. Only a Yes vote can change Irish law on abortion

    Thu May 17, 2018 - 03:52 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking at the launch of the latest Labour posters in the referendum to repeal the 8th amendment, Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin said that only a Yes vote on the 25th May can deliver a change to ...
  12. Voting Yes on May 25th is the only way to deal with so-called ‘hard cases’

    Tue May 15, 2018 - 04:16 pm - Senator Ivana Bacik With just ten days to go until Irish citizens will be voting on the removal of the eighth amendment from the Constitution, Labour Senator Ivana Bacik has said that voting Yes on May 25th is the only w...
  13. Howlin condemns violence and killings in Gaza

    Mon May 14, 2018 - 06:08 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin TD has condemned outright the shocking scenes of violence and death in Gaza today that has seen live fire used by Israeli forces against Palestinians.Deputy Howlin s...
  14. Address to 2018 James Connolly Commemoration

    Sun May 13, 2018 - 12:00 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Comrades,James Connolly’s path to establish our party was not an easy one.For nearly twenty years, the Irish Trades Union Congress debated whether to establish a separate Irish Labour Party or combi...
  15. Women's health at the heart of repeal campaign

    Fri May 11, 2018 - 02:54 pm - Jan O'Sullivan TD With just two weeks to go to the referendum on repealing the eighth amendment, Labour TD Jan O’Sullivan, has said it is important that voters keep women’s health at the forefront of their minds.De...