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School Secretaries must be treated with respect

Thu Sep 19, 2019 - 11:14 am - Senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin Labour Party Education spokesperson, Aodhán Ó Ríordáin has said the Labour Party fully supports school secretaries who are taking part in industrial action tomorrow.Senator Ó Ríordáin said:“A...

O Connell calls for Dun Laoghaire Harbour Accounts to be sent to Minister

Thu Sep 19, 2019 - 10:57 am - Cllr Juliet O'Connell Labour Party Councillor in Dún Laoghaire, Juliet O Connell has requested the CEO of Dún Laoghaire Rathdown County Council to deliver the financial accounts of the dissolved Harbour Company to the Mi...

Budget must address high childcare costs

Thu Sep 19, 2019 - 09:52 am - Sean Sherlock TD Reacting to the latest ESRI report on Ireland’s high childcare costs, Labour spokesperson on Children and Youth Affairs, Seán Sherlock, called for the Government to address the issue n the Budget. ...

Howlin calls for strong action to protect jobs if there’s a hard Brexit

Wed Sep 18, 2019 - 04:37 pm - Brendan Howlin TD Speaking in the Dáil in relation to the withdrawal of the UK from the European Union, the leader of the Labour Party, Brendan Howlin TD, has said Ireland must do whatever it takes to preserve jobs an...

Dáil statement on Current Issues in the Beef Sector

Wed Sep 18, 2019 - 01:22 pm - Willie Penrose TD September 17th  2019I thought I was in Rip van Winkle land for a while. I am the longest serving current member of the Oireachtas agriculture committee - I went on it in 1993, a long time ago. I ...