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  1. Files and audit results must be provided to women impacted by Cervical Check this week

    Wed May 30, 2018 - 02:23 pm - Alan Kelly TD Labour spokesperson on Health, Alan Kelly TD has called on Minister Simon Harris and the HSE to ensure all those women impacted by the Cervical Check scandal have their full files and audit results pr...
  2. Labour law would tackle high rents and tighten eviction rules

    Wed May 30, 2018 - 11:15 am - Jan O'Sullivan TD Labour Party spokesperson on Housing and Planning, Jan O’Sullivan TD, will today bring the Greater Security of Tenure and Rent Certainty Bill to the Dáil during Private Members’ Time. This Bill s...
  3. Burton calls for implementation of adoption tracing legislation

    Tue May 29, 2018 - 04:05 pm - Joan Burton TD Reacting to the breaking news of the incorrect registration of adoptions of at least 126 children between 1946 and 1969, Labour TD Joan Burton has called for the urgent implementation of adoption trac...
  4. Statement by Joe Costello on death of Jimmy Kelly

    Mon May 28, 2018 - 04:47 pm - Joe Costello "It is with sadness we hear of the death of Jimmy Kelly. Jimmy was a lifelong member of the Trade Union movement and the Labour Party.  He was born and raised in Sheriff Street and lived in Dublin Ce...
  5. Labour Youth welcomes Repeal Win

    Mon May 28, 2018 - 12:44 pm - Labour Youth Labour Youth has today welcomed the emphatic Yes win to remove the 8th Amendment of the ConstitutionSpeaking on the historic win, Labour Youth Chairperson Chloe Manahan said “Saturday’s result is ...
  6. Howlin calls on Varadkar and Martin to commit to passing 8th legislation in this Dáil

    Sun May 27, 2018 - 12:16 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Let parties chose future election date if required says Labour Leader.Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin has called on both Fine Gael and Fianna Fail to allow the passage of the legislation to provide...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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....
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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 ...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...