# labour - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
Analysis: It’s no country for old men or young women but there’s a big promotion for one young man.
The Dáil’s youngest TD has been made junior finance minister while Labour has promoted three backbenchers.
# labour - Monday 14 July, 2014
Oxfam said that the Eurozone’s GDP would increase by 13% if women’s paid employment rates were the same.
# labour - Saturday 12 July, 2014
As the talks continued and the wait lengthened anticipation turned to frustration ahead of the Cabinet reshuffle.
# labour - Friday 11 July, 2014
Who’s in? Who’s out? Who’s stuck with the same job?
What’s the average age of a Cabinet member? And how many are from Dublin?
A quick and simple guide to where everyone is now.
Micheal Martin says the new Tánaiste’s negotiations went badly.
Jobs, housing and wages, mostly.
# labour - Thursday 10 July, 2014
Seán Sherlock laughed off suggestions that Fine Gael and Labour are split over the lucrative Jobs portfolio.
# labour - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
More talks between the Taoiseach and the new Tánaiste are taking place this evening.
# labour - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
However, a review is taking place, something which Joan Burton makes “no apology” about it.
The Minister announced last week that he will be ending up his career in politics after almost four decades.
Talks between the Taoiseach and the Tánaiste will resume after the cabinet meeting today.
# labour - Monday 7 July, 2014
However, councillors still voted in favour of all five concerts going ahead.
The Finance Minister was speaking as the Taoiseach and new Tánaiste meet for five hours to discuss what policies will be pursued by government.
# labour - Sunday 6 July, 2014
The Deputy Leader said people who work are his main priority.
# labour - Saturday 5 July, 2014
It’s finally the weekend. Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.
The ‘status quo’ will stay in place, in spite of the controversy over the issue following two late night Dáil sittings last year.
# labour - Friday 4 July, 2014
Labour’s former leader-in-waiting is now officially in charge. She’s asking the Irish people to have trust in her, and in the party as a whole.
She’s won the race to be leader but the hard work starts now for the new Tánaiste.
The junior transport minister has been elected as Joan Burton’s deputy.
The new Labour leader has been giving a press conference outlining her priorities this afternoon.
The new Labour leader is expected to meet with the Taoiseach early next weeks for talks on a Cabinet reshuffle.
Is Eamon off to Europe? He’s not saying much on the subject. It’s “Joan Burton’s day”.
“It has been a privilege and an honour….”
On his last day in the job, we take a look back at the outgoing Labour leader through the years.
The Sinn Féin leader was speaking in the wake of yesterday’s negotiation walk-out by Unionist parties.
The new Labour Party leader will be named this afternoon.
It’s Friday and US Independence Day. Here’s everything you need to know as we head into the weekend.
We did in-depth interviews with Joan Burton and Alex White last month. Here’s what they had to say…
# labour - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Note: Labour and Fianna Fáil aren’t in the running.
The Communications Minister plays down talk of a Cabinet rift over the proceeds from the local property tax.
# labour - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
The Labour TD will step down after the reshuffle, he confirmed today.
Enda Kenny also confirmed that the water charges will not exceed €240 per year.
Ceann Comhairle Sean Barrett joked that nothing’s official yet but that ‘he reads the newspapers’.
And Pat Rabbitte shares their concerns.
The baby girl was born to cheers from onlookers.
# labour - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
Analysis: Labour is being told it needs to be more assertive in government, and it’s starting with the European Commissioner job.
The Public Expenditure Minister was asked whether the outgoing Labour leader would make a good Commissioner on his way into Cabinet this morning…
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