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Young people’s opinions sought on the future of Ireland

The Labour Party is looking for submissions from young people all over Ireland on our project to rewrite the ‘Democratic Programme’ for the 21 st Century.  // What are the guiding principles ...

Time to separate Church and State in Education

Originally published on the Journal.ie, Senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin writes asking, if the constitution is the problem, then the models previously used such as the Citizens' Assembly should be utilis...

Apply for the 2018 Richard O'Carroll Empowerment Bursary

Now in its third year, the Labour Party’s Richard O’Carroll Empowerment Bursary is named in memory of the leader of the Labour Group on Dublin Corporation who was killed in the 1916 Easter Rising,...

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Investment in Kinnegad is very welcome

Fri Feb 15, 2019 - 03:56 pm - Willie Penrose TD Labour Spokesperson for Rural Development, Willie Penrose TD, has welcomed the announcement of €600,000 in Rural Regeneration and Development funding for Kinnegad. This funding will be used to devel...

Government needs to listen to O.N.E on the needs of Veterans

Fri Feb 15, 2019 - 09:46 am - Alan Mangan Labour General Election candidate Alan Mangan, has described as a ‘national shame’ the conditions facing veterans facing homelessness after years of service in the Defence Forces. Mr. Mangan said:...

Fianna Fáil let down the people of Fingal by abstaining on Aircraft Noise Bill

Thu Feb 14, 2019 - 04:21 pm - Brendan Ryan TD Labour TD for Dublin Fingal, Brendan Ryan has criticised Fianna Fáil for facilitating the passing of the Aircraft Noice (Dublin Airport) Regulation Bill 2018.Deputy Ryan said;"On Wednesday evening we...

Gov agree to meet ex-service people following questions from Howlin

Thu Feb 14, 2019 - 03:19 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Following questions in the Dáil from Labour Party Leader, Brendan Howlin TD, the Minister for Defence, Paul Kehoe, has agreed to meet the Organisation of National Ex-Service Personnel.Deputy Howlin s...

Penrose raises issue of unfair employment situation within CE Schemes

Thu Feb 14, 2019 - 01:11 pm - Willie Penrose TD Labour Spokesperson for Rural and Community Affairs, Willie Penrose TD, has today raised in the Dáil, with the Minister Doherty the ongoing issue of unfair employment situation for Supervisors on Co...

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