A social-democratic political party, the second-largest in the Oireachtas. Labour are currently in coalition with Fine Gael having won 37 seats in the 2011 General Election.
# labour - Today’s News
Don’t sweat the small stuff.
# labour - Yesterday’s News
Cathal King’s been selected for Sinn Féín today. The councillor performed a u-turn and re-entered the race after stepping aside for a mooted female candidate.
# labour - Saturday 30 August, 2014
The government has avoided expressing a view on the issue but where do the individual parties stand?
# labour - Friday 29 August, 2014
Ciara Conway TD has called for response to hospital food, after a constituents child was served chips in a pediatric ward.
# labour - Thursday 28 August, 2014
He knows he’s been nominated but it’s uncertain whether the Taoiseach is going to soak himself.
# labour - Wednesday 27 August, 2014
Fine Gael is talking tax cuts while Labour is all about wage increases.
# labour - Monday 25 August, 2014
The Tánaiste is also in favour of repealing the 8th Amendment.
# labour - Sunday 24 August, 2014
The woman has been taken to the University Maternity Hospital in Limerick.
Reynolds’ press secretary Seán Duignan wrote perhaps the definitive account of his time as taoiseach.
# labour - Saturday 23 August, 2014
Fears are mounting over inflated cost for sufferers when water charges are introduced in October.
# labour - Friday 22 August, 2014
A bit different from when we last saw him, though.
Reynolds’ government presided over the fist steps towards ending discrimination against the gay and lesbian community.
# labour - Thursday 21 August, 2014
The former junior minister and Labour TD gave a wide-ranging interview to TheJournal.ie this week.
The former Labour TD is “very open” to the idea of a new political party, she told TheJournal.ie.
# labour - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
The former junior health minister also says she could have worked with new minister Leo Varadkar.
A new paper reckons its too dependent, even.
# labour - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
Analysis: The government legislated for abortion last summer and is highly unlikely to touch the issue again in its current lifetime.
# labour - Monday 18 August, 2014
The call comes after it emerged that a woman was refused an abortion under the new Act.
# labour - Sunday 17 August, 2014
The party is set to enjoy a 7% bounce according to polls published tomorrow.
# labour - Friday 15 August, 2014
And John Bruton’s getting involved…
# labour - Thursday 14 August, 2014
Labour minister Alan Kelly thinks it’s a good idea but some of his party colleagues disagree.
# labour - Wednesday 13 August, 2014
Labour’s Dermot Lacey said the council “can really stuff it now”.
# labour - Monday 4 August, 2014
A chief superintendent has made the warning while discussing the Small Areas Policing Programme, where community gardaí will be assigned to individual areas.
# labour - Sunday 3 August, 2014
And, we’re warning you now, the public were also asked about Garth Brooks in this Sunday Independent/Millward Brown survey.
# labour - Wednesday 30 July, 2014
(The tickets are now sold out.)
# 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.
‘How often does the Labour Party roll over?’ – FF say water and property taxes are now Labour’s problem
Micheal Martin says the new Tánaiste’s negotiations went badly.
# 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 took place this evening and are ongoing.
# 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.