# labour - Today’s News
The junior coalition partner is struggling in the polls. So what does the leader make of it all?
# labour - Yesterday’s News
Maternity staff are being asked to deal with far, far more births than they can safely handle in hospitals up and down the country.
Spare a thought for Niall Horan.
# labour - Saturday 23 May, 2015
Just in case you’d forgotten, there’s an important battle for Phil Hogan’s old seat happening as well today.
# labour - Wednesday 20 May, 2015
The Tánaiste dropped by TheJournal.ie’s offices today to make one last pitch for a Yes vote.
Meanwhile, Enda Kenny has no intention of becoming a gay icon.
# labour - Monday 18 May, 2015
Support for Fine Gael and the government is up although the news is not as good for Labour.
# labour - Sunday 17 May, 2015
The majority are leaning one way.
# labour - Thursday 14 May, 2015
Mattie McGrath says they are.
# labour - Wednesday 13 May, 2015
Senator John Whelan has called today’s interim EPA report into the Enva plant in the midlands town a “complete whitewash”.
# labour - Monday 11 May, 2015
Today he said Ed Miliband had allowed himself to be “portrayed as moving backwards”.
The former Tánaiste also shares his thoughts on Nigel Farage.
# labour - Saturday 9 May, 2015
The minister also tells us how he feels about being compared to one half of Morecambe and Wise.
# labour - Friday 8 May, 2015
The UK currency jumped as it became clear the Conservatives were on the march to victory. Not such good news for Irish consumers though.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has send his congratulations, and said he’s looking forward to building on their “very close relationship”.
A very passionate debate has just taken place in the Dáil.
Well, that was interesting.
The opinion polls were wrong and David Cameron is almost certainly continuing his stint in Downing Street.
# labour - Thursday 7 May, 2015
…and if those rumours of an €800 windfall for public servants are true.
It’s been a lacklustre campaign and the outcome in many constituencies is a foregone conclusion tonight, including in Liverpool.
Forming coalition governments comes natural to Irish politicians, but the same is not true across the water.
Low and sneaky, ‘Thatcherite’ … Take it from us, Mary Lou McDonald’s not happy with the coalition’s new Irish Water measures.
Just 42 votes separated the winning Labour candidate and her Conservative rival in 2010. Now a second generation Irishman is targeting the seat for the Tories.
# labour - Tuesday 5 May, 2015
We’re in London ahead of the UK general election on Thursday. Here’s what we’ve found out so far.
# labour - Monday 4 May, 2015
Ex-Justice Minister Alan Shatter said children are being used as weapons.
# labour - Saturday 2 May, 2015
A leaflet for Gerry Kelly contains census figures showing more Catholics than Protestants in North Belfast.
# labour - Friday 1 May, 2015
Tell us how you really feel David.
# labour - Thursday 30 April, 2015
Michael McNamara won’t lose the party whip.
A bill to repeal the 8th Amendment will come before the Dáil next month.
# labour - Monday 27 April, 2015
Analysis: Support for the coalition parties took an unexpected turn in the poll published over the weekend.
# labour - Sunday 26 April, 2015
Andrew Marr described is as the “best television of the week so far”.
The Tánaiste accused the ‘no’ side of using fear tactics. Meanwhile, David Quinn has said ‘Marriage Equality’ is a “misnomer”.
# labour - Saturday 25 April, 2015
In a popular move, the Fianna Fáil leader also wants to abolish Irish Water.
Support for the coalition has dropped in the last month according to a poll in tomorrow’s Sunday Business Post.
# labour - Wednesday 22 April, 2015
The government has agreed the appointment of a minister to deal with the National Drugs Strategy.
# labour - Monday 20 April, 2015
“SELFIE! SELFIE! SELFIE!”
# labour - Thursday 16 April, 2015
A referendum to reduce the minimum age of a presidential candidate from 35 to 21 is also being held next month.
# labour - Wednesday 15 April, 2015
But a Labour Party TD says that’s a “bit rich”.