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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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Scope is there to extend HPV vaccine beyond age 13

Tue Oct 16, 2018 - 02:49 pm - Alan Kelly TD Labour Party Health spokesperson, Alan Kelly TD, has welcomed the latest developments in the United States of America on extending the HPV vaccine to men and women up to the age of 45 and has called o...

Labour Youth calls for Yes vote on Blasphemy

Tue Oct 16, 2018 - 09:51 am - Labour Youth Labour Youth has today called for people young and old to ensure that they vote yes to remove Ireland’s blasphemy law on October 26th.Labour Youth’s Chairperson, Chloe Manahan said:“Among all th...

Labour will legislate to ban house viewing fees

Tue Oct 16, 2018 - 09:49 am - Jan O'Sullivan TD Labour Party Housing spokesperson, Jan O’Sullivan TD, has said she is bringing forward legislation to ban the practice of landlords and letting agents charging potential tenants fees for viewing the...

Questions still outstanding from Naughten meetings

Mon Oct 15, 2018 - 04:07 pm - Sean Sherlock TD Labour Dáil Communications spokesperson Séan Sherlock has said there are still outstanding questions about the numerous meetings of a government Minister with the remaining bidder in the National Br...

Explanation needed for delays in Illness Benefit

Mon Oct 15, 2018 - 03:58 pm - Senator Ged Nash Labour Social Protection spokesperson Ged Nash has called on the Minister for Social Protection to explain the reasons for the major delays people are encountering in illness benefit payments.Sen. Nas...

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