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  1. Transport Police needed to ensure passenger and staff safety

    Mon May 6, 2019 - 11:00 am - Senator Kevin Humphreys Labour Transport spokesperson Sen. Kevin Humphreys, commenting on the disturbing report of conditions on the DART in today's Irish Times says it confirms his long standing call for a dedicated transpo...
  2. FG broadband plan now 10 times more expensive per home than original plan

    Sun May 5, 2019 - 03:55 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking about the National Broadband Plan Labour Party leader Brendan Howlin TD, said that Fine Gael’s reputation for responsibility with the national finances is on the line based on what they do ...
  3. The EU must support Kerry's Agri-food sector

    Sat May 4, 2019 - 08:34 am - Sheila Nunan Sheila Nunan visits Tralee for Tralee Food Festival.Ireland South European election candidate, Sheila Nunan, is in Tralee today to meet with the many local producers sharing their wares at the Tralee ...
  4. Hannigan condemns ‘stale succession’ of MEPs from traditional parties; questions commitment of opponents

    Fri May 3, 2019 - 03:32 pm - Dominic Hannigan The Labour Party candidate for the European election, Dominic Hannigan, was highly critical of his opponents in the Midlands North West constituency during his official campaign launch today (03.05.19...
  5. Statement by Alan Kelly TD on Ruth Morrissey case

    Fri May 3, 2019 - 10:08 am - Alan Kelly TD Responding to the judgement in Ruth Morrissey’s case against the HSE, Labour Party Health spokesperson said no woman at the centre of the CervicalCheck scandal should have to go through what Ruth ha...
  6. Taoiseach should apologise to Waterford pathologists

    Thu May 2, 2019 - 03:13 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Labour Party leader Brendan Howlin has called on the Taoiseach to apologise to the four consultant pathologists for calling into question the truthfulness of their internal letter about conditions at ...
  7. Harris UHL Review A Joke: Kicking Can Down The Road For Political Expediency

    Thu May 2, 2019 - 12:34 pm - Alan Kelly TD Labour Party Health spokesperson Alan Kelly TD has blasted Minister for Health Simon Harris for commissioning another review into University Hospital Limerick three weeks ahead of the Local and Europe...
  8. Labour publishes European Election Manifesto

    Wed May 1, 2019 - 02:00 pm - The Labour Party Marking International Workers’ Day, the Labour Party has published our manifesto for the elections to the European Parliament. Across the three European constituencies Labour’s candidates launched...
  9. May Day reminds us of our internationalist values and importance of UK-Irish relationship

    Wed May 1, 2019 - 11:22 am - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking on Labour Day, 1st May, the leader of the Irish Labour Party Brendan Howlin confirmed Labour’s long-standing internationalist values.Brendan Howlin TD pledged to support the future Irish-Br...
  10. Horgan demands answers from Cabinet on Cork Event Centre

    Wed May 1, 2019 - 10:39 am - Peter Horgan Peter Horgan, Local Election candidate for Cork City Council, has questioned the need for secrecy as another Freedom of Information Request for correspondence was refused based on commercial sens...
  11. Immediate Investigation must be launched into latest Hospital data breach

    Wed May 1, 2019 - 07:56 am - Senator Ged Nash Senator Ged Nash said that the Data Protection Commissioner must launch “an immediate and urgent investigation” into the circumstances surrounding a serious data breach at Our Lady of Lourdes Hosp...
  12. Fine Gael must take responsibility for housing policy failures

    Tue Apr 30, 2019 - 05:07 pm - Jan O'Sullivan TD The ever rising number of homeless children shows the abject failure of FGs housing policy said Labour Housing Spokesperson Jan O'Sullivan TD as March figures published today show 3,821 children witho...
  13. Lessons for all on the battle for workers rights

    Tue Apr 30, 2019 - 03:54 pm - Sheila Nunan Sheila Nunan launches Dr Liam Cahill’s book Forgotten Revolution.Tuesday, 30 April 2019 Ireland South European election candidate Sheila Nunan, was in Limerick City Library last night to launch ...
  14. Howlin calls for a new Department for Public Expenditure and Climate Action

    Tue Apr 30, 2019 - 03:12 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking today at the Irish Congress of Trade Unions Conference on a Just Transition, the leader of the Labour Party, Brendan Howlin TD, called for the role of Minister for Public Expenditure to be he...
  15. Ireland needs a Green New Deal

    Tue Apr 30, 2019 - 10:32 am - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking at the Irish Congress of Trade Unions conference on Building a Just Transition, in Tullamore, Co Offaly, the leader of the Labour Party Brendan Howlin TD called for the Government to pursue a...