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  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. Economic plan is for a stable and job-sustaining economy

    Mon Feb 8, 2016 - 10:49 am - Alex White, Cllr Good morning, and welcome to the launch of the centrepiece of Labour’s policy platform in this election – our Plan for Economic and Social Progress.This morning, we are setting out a unique policy...
  6. Growing the green economy will create & sustain thousands of jobs

    Sun Feb 7, 2016 - 12:25 pm - Alex White, Cllr Climate change is the biggest single challenge facing humanity.The Labour Party, in Government, ensured that the coalition did more than any of its predecessors to face up to our responsibility to fut...
  7. If you want green policies implemented, vote labour

    Sun Feb 7, 2016 - 12:25 pm - Senator Kevin Humphreys Labour has a proven record of standing up for the environment and delivering jobs.The lesson from the last five years is if you want Green policies to be implemented you have to vote for the Labour Pa...
  8. New energy efficiency plan will deliver warmer homes, thousands of new jobs

    Sun Feb 7, 2016 - 12:23 pm - Carrie Smyth, Cllr Protecting the environment and creating more green jobs are central parts of Labour’s policy platform for this election.  Our new policy being launched today - ‘Growing the Green Economy’ - ma...
  9. Economic recovery must be spread to all sectors and regions

    Sat Feb 6, 2016 - 10:46 am - Joan Burton TD Speaking at the launch of ‘Standing Up for Rural Ireland’, Labour’s plan for balanced regional development.I’m delighted to be here in Athy this morning for the launch of “Standing up for Ru...
  10. Labour will stand up for rural communities

    Sat Feb 6, 2016 - 10:43 am - Ann Phelan Speaking at the launch of ‘Standing Up for Rural Ireland’, Labour’s plan for balanced regional development.When I was appointed Minister for Rural Affairs in 2014, I was the first Labour TD to h...
  11. We will use our economic strength to continue to build a decent society

    Fri Feb 5, 2016 - 03:24 pm - Joan Burton TD Speaking at the Labour Party General Election campaign launch:Five years ago this week, the 30th Dail was dissolved amid unprecedented political and economic crisis. Our country was bankrupt. The eco...
  12. Conference 2016 Address

    Sat Jan 30, 2016 - 09:00 pm - Joan Burton TD Colleagues, friends, This will be a year of profound journeys for Ireland. We’ll journey back in time, to 1916, to reflect on the spark that lit the flame of independence. We’ll journey to airp...
  13. Labour will stand up for working people, families and communities

    Sat Jan 30, 2016 - 11:30 am - Joan Burton TD Saturday morning address at Labour Party ConferenceColleagues and friends, It’s a great pleasure to be here in Mullingar, and I’d like to thank Willie Penrose for his warm welcome. Nobody needs ...
  14. Banking Inquiry Report demonstrates Fianna Fail’s mismanagement of the economy

    Thu Jan 28, 2016 - 03:04 pm - Joan Burton TD Speaking on the report of the Banking Inquiry I welcome the report of the Joint Committee of Inquiry into the Banking Crisis. I want to thank the chairman, Deputy Ciarán Lynch, and the members of th...
  15. Labour is standing up for education

    Wed Jan 27, 2016 - 07:30 pm - Joe Costello Speaking at the Labour Party’s public meeting in the Croke Park Hotel, Dublin 3, this evening on Standing Up for Education, Deputy Joe Costello stated: “Education is lifelong, from the cradle to t...