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Blog Archive | June 2017

Boys look at political leaders and assume it is where they fit. Girls don't have the same comfort.

Posted on June 29, 2017

Labour Party candidate for Dublin Bay North, Aodhán Ó Ríordáin, believes that Leo Varadkar made the wrong decision in his ministerial promotions. Read below to find out why

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Labour is selecting young, vibrant candidates to contest the next General Election

Posted on June 28, 2017

In the last 3 months, we have started selecting young vibrant candidates to contest the next General Election. 

Six general election candidates have now been selected – Aodhán Ó Ríordáin (Dublin Bay North),  Rebecca Moynihan (Dublin South Central), Ged Nash (Louth), Deirdre Kingston (Dun Laoghaire)  Andrew Montague (Dublin North West). Martina Genockey (Dublin South West)

By the end of the year, we expect to have completed our selection conventions. Leo is saying he won’t call an early election, but if  he does, we’ll be ready.

Aodhán Ó Ríordáin


Rebecca Moynihan 


Ged Nash

  Deirdre Kingston


Andrew Montague

  Martina Genockey


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Mayors and Chairs

Posted on June 28, 2017

Labour is working hard in local authorites for you in communities right across the country. Over the last few weeks Labour Councillors have been elected as mayors and chairs of local authorities and municipal areas.


Pio Smith – Lord Mayor of Drogheda 


Mary McCamley - Mayor of Fingal


Willie Paton - Cathaoirleach, Carlow County Council 
Willie Quinn – Leas Cathaoirleach, Carlow County Council  

Dublin City Council

Áine Clancy - Deputy Lord Mayor of Dublin City Council

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