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  1. We will use the fruits of growth to put money in workers’ pockets

    Sun Feb 21, 2016 - 03:05 pm - Joan Burton TD Speaking as Labour outlined proposals to increase take-home pay for low and middle income workers The next government will have two main tasks.To sustain the growth in the economy.And to ensure the b...
  2. ONLY LABOUR WILL INVEST IN SERVICES THAT FAMILIES NEED - NASH

    Sat Feb 20, 2016 - 11:45 am - Senator Ged Nash Speaking at the launch of 'Standing Up for Public Services: I would like you to welcome you to the launch of “Standing up for Public Services.” This is Labour’s plan to invest in the services ...
  3. LABOUR TO RECRUIT OVER 17,000 FRONTLINE STAFF UNDER PUBLIC SERVICES PLAN - HOWLIN

    Sat Feb 20, 2016 - 11:41 am - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking at the launch of 'Standing Up for Public Services' "Labour is the party of public services.That is why we’ve chosen to allocate our available resources on a 3 to 1 basis for spending on vi...
  4. GENDER BALANCE IN THIS ELECTION BECAUSE LABOUR ARE IN GOVERNMENT – MCMANUS

    Fri Feb 19, 2016 - 11:01 am - Liz McManus Speaking at the launch of Labour’s equality plan:"I’m delighted to have the opportunity to speak to you today, at the launch of these proposals.I am proud to be here as a former Deputy Leader, a L...
  5. LABOUR IS THE NATURAL HOME FOR VOTING WOMEN - BURTON

    Fri Feb 19, 2016 - 10:45 am - Joan Burton TD Speaking at the launch of ‘Standing Up for Equality ‘Labour’s plan for a modern, more equal Ireland’: For the Labour Party, equality is the keystone of what we believe.Equality of opportunity...
  6. IT’S HIGH TIME THAT THIS GENERATION WAS GIVEN THE RIGHT TO CHOOSE – WHITE

    Thu Feb 18, 2016 - 03:11 pm - Alex White, Cllr Speaking at Labour’s launch of Labour’s plan for a Modern, More Equal Ireland: The eighth amendment to our Constitution means that our mothers, sisters and friends have no access to a legal termin...
  7. Standing Up for Arts & Culture is what Labour is about - Ó Ríordáin

    Wed Feb 17, 2016 - 12:37 pm - Senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin I’m delighted to here to launch our plan for arts and culture in Ireland.These proposals have come about after a process of genuine consultation within the Labour Party, and more importantly, betwee...
  8. Labour will invest €150m more into the Arts & culture sector

    Wed Feb 17, 2016 - 11:13 am - Joan Burton TD Speaking at the launch of ‘Standing Up for Irish Culture’, Labour’s plan for promoting the arts, heritage and culture: So much of who we are as a people, and what we value as a society, is tied...
  9. EDUCATION IS THE MOST VALUABLE PUBLIC INVESTMENT WE CAN MAKE – O’SULLIVAN

    Tue Feb 16, 2016 - 10:20 am - Jan O'Sullivan TD Speaking in Limerick at the launch of the Labour Party policy document ‘Standing Up for Education’: Neither Joan nor I would be here today if it wasn’t for the choices opened up to us through e...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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 ...