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  1. EDUCATION HAS ALWAYS BEEN A LIBERATING FORCE - BURTON

    Tue Feb 16, 2016 - 10:17 am - Joan Burton TD Speaking at the launch of ‘Standing Up For Education’, Labour’s plan for investment and reform of education: As a child, I went to school in Stanhope Street in Dublin’s inner city.Stanhope St...
  2. LABOUR IS THE PARTY THAT PUTS IRELAND FIRST - HOWLIN

    Mon Feb 15, 2016 - 12:58 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking at the Launch of Standing Up for Ireland’s FutureLabour’s Election Manifesto I’m delighted to be back here in Grangegorman.It has a symbolism for me personally.The project was one of t...
  3. NOT A TIME TO RISK THE RECOVERY - KELLY

    Mon Feb 15, 2016 - 12:56 pm - Alan Kelly TD Speaking at the Launch of Standing Up for Ireland’s Future, Labour’s Election Manifesto:It is a great pleasure to be at this location for today’s launch, one of the most important moments of th...
  4. TO SUSTAIN THE RECOVERY AND BUILD UPON IT, PEOPLE MUST VOTE LABOUR - BURTON

    Mon Feb 15, 2016 - 12:54 pm - Joan Burton TD Speaking at the launch of the Labour Party 2016 manifesto ‘Standing Up for Ireland’s Future’: Good morning and welcome to the launch of the Labour Party manifesto.This is the Labour Party’s o...
  5. PRIMARY CARE WILL BE LABOUR’S PRIORITY FOR NEXT FIVE YEARS

    Fri Feb 12, 2016 - 10:04 am - Joan Burton TD  Speaking at Launch of ‘Towards a new National Community Health Service’The last five years have been challenging for the health service and the people who work in it.It has been a time of change...
  6. Only Labour in government guarantees fairness and decency for workers

    Thu Feb 11, 2016 - 05:05 pm - Senator Ged Nash Speaking at the Trade Union Council of the Isles Annual Dinner, Mansion House, Dublin, Thursday 11th February 2016 Good evening, Lord Mayor, ladies and gentlemen, and thank you to Patricia and ICTU ...
  7. SOLUTIONS IN HOUSING REQUIRE LONG-TERM PLANNING, NOT SHORT-TERM SOUNDBITES

    Thu Feb 11, 2016 - 10:54 am - Jan O'Sullivan TD  "Ladies and Gentlemen, I’m delighted to be here today with my colleague Minister Alan Kelly to launch Labour’s housing policy. I have said before during this campaign that the choice people ma...
  8. LABOUR WANT TO DELIVER AN AFFORDABLE HOME FOR ALL

    Thu Feb 11, 2016 - 10:50 am - Alan Kelly TD Speaking at Labour’s plan for Housing, ‘Making Homes Affordable’ launch in Limerick this morning: "Minister O’Sullivan, Friends, Colleagues,Thank you for being here to launch our housing poli...
  9. Extending parental leave by 3 months a Labour priority - Wall

    Wed Feb 10, 2016 - 11:49 am - Mark Wall, Cllr You are all very welcome today to the launch of ‘Standing Up For Families’– Labour’s plan for quality and affordable childcare.My name is Mark Wall. I am a Councillor and Labour election candi...
  10. Standing up for families by making childcare affordable - Conway

    Wed Feb 10, 2016 - 11:47 am - Ciara Conway Last year, Joan Burton asked me to chair a working group within the labour party to come up with a plan for quality and affordable childcare.We consulted widely within the Party, and more importantly ...
  11. Affordable childcare will allow parents to make choices - Burton

    Wed Feb 10, 2016 - 11:46 am - Joan Burton TD  At the launch of ‘Standing Up For Families’ - Labour’s plan for quality and affordable childcare As a woman leader, I feel passionately about children’s rights and childcare.That’s why sta...
  12. Labour's vision is not just for full employment, but for fair employment - Nash

    Tue Feb 9, 2016 - 10:35 am - Senator Ged Nash Speaking at the launch of ‘Launching a Skills Revolution’ - Labour’s plan for a living wage and investing in skillsJobs are at the heart of this election campaign. Decent well paid jobs lift fam...
  13. Labour believes in opportunity for all, not just for a few - Burton

    Tue Feb 9, 2016 - 10:33 am - Joan Burton TD Speaking at the launch of “Launching a Skills Revolution” - Labour’s plan for a living wage and skills investmentI’m delighted to be here today in Clúid, a Living Wage employer.And just today...
  14. We'll ensure low and middle-income workers will be freed from USC

    Mon Feb 8, 2016 - 10:52 am - Joan Burton TD  Speaking at the launch of ‘A Strong Economy for a Decent Society’ this morningThis plan is about a simple principle: fairness.Ensuring the recovery is protected and sustained.And spreading the b...
  15. The next step is to transform a recovered economy into a decent society

    Mon Feb 8, 2016 - 10:51 am - Brendan Howlin TD  Speaking at the launch of ‘A Strong Economy for a Decent Society’ this morningThis election is about the future of our country. A future rescued from the scrap heap it was left in by Fianna Fai...