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# labour - Thursday 26 March, 2015

There’s great news for Enda and Joan in the latest poll

The latest Ipsos MRBI poll for the Irish Times has good news for the coalition.

# labour - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Pat Rabbitte launches scathing attack on RTÉ’s coverage of water charges

The Labour TD is VERY unimpressed, but the broadcaster has refuted his claims.

# labour - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

We now have a ‘drop dead date’ for Irish Water registration Finally This post contains videos

We now have a ‘drop dead date’ for Irish Water registration

Meanwhile, proposals to deduct unpaid water charges from income are being slammed.

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

# labour - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Whistleblower report: HSE consultancy contracts ‘awarded to former employees’ PAC

Whistleblower report: HSE consultancy contracts ‘awarded to former employees’

The issue is set to be discussed at the Public Accounts Committee.

# labour - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Senator told her head would be ripped off and shoved ‘where the sun don’t shine’

Lorraine Higgins said she believes the threat was a direct result of comments she made about jailed water protesters on Prime Time.

# labour - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Claims against Sinn Féin, Ireland out of Cricket World Cup and #pcgonemad.

REVEALED: How Labour considered water charges, meters and an ‘ESB for water’… five years ago

Labour was vehemently opposed to water charges in opposition, but we’ve seen a document which shows how senior party figures considered water charges in 2010.

# labour - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Support for the government has SHOT UP since Christmas

Over a third of people are now happy with the way they’re doing things.

# labour - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

‘If I’ve to work out of a shoebox I’d do it’: Ex-Labour senator on his office eviction

James Heffernan had refused to leave an office he shared with former Labour colleague John Gilroy.

# labour - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

What have Enda and co achieved in the last four years?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# labour - Friday 6 March, 2015

Staff at Dunnes Stores set to strike over work and pay conditions

Two thirds of Mandate Trade Union workers voted in favour of the industrial action.

# labour - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Who will you vote for in the next election? State Of The Nation This post contains a poll

Who will you vote for in the next election?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

From The Daily Edge “Believe in something!” – Here’s why everyone’s talking about Michael Sheen’s stirring speech Get Out

# labour - Monday 2 March, 2015

Joan Burton says Fianna Fáil voted for HUGE tax increases – but that’s not entirely true

The Tánaiste’s claimed that Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin backed €4.5 billion in tax increases last week – but that’s not entirely accurate.

Labour will allow this TD back on one condition…

* As long as Anne Ferris votes with the government she will return to the parliamentary party in the autumn.

# labour - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Here are 10 things we learned at the Labour conference

The junior coalition party has gathered in Killarney this weekend to take stock. Here’s what we found out…

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Morning… Here’s everything you need to know as we head into Sunday.

# labour - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Burton hits out at ‘bullying’ water protesters and hard-left in prime time speech

Burton managed to take a swipe at everyone from ‘chaotic’ Sinn Féín to ‘can’t govern themselves’ independents as part of her main set-piece conference speech.

Watch this Labour minister rule out coalition with just about everyone* NO NO NO This post contains videos
‘Hide your phone, here comes Joan’: A few hundred protesters are outside the Labour conference Water Charges This post contains videos

‘Hide your phone, here comes Joan’: A few hundred protesters are outside the Labour conference

They were mostly peaceful and good-natured as the conference continued inside. A demonstration is also taking place in Dublin.

‘I remember getting that Every Little Hurts leaflet and not using it’ Danger Here This post contains videos

‘I remember getting that Every Little Hurts leaflet and not using it’

Labour’s Aodhán Ó Ríordáin talks to TheJournal.ie about THAT leaflet, the same-sex marriage referendum and abortion.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s the weekend, and here are the morning’s top stories.

# labour - Friday 27 February, 2015

As Labour’s conference opens, Alan Kelly says this is one of the best governments ever

Labour voted in favour of a motion to campaign for the repeal of the 8th Amendment at the next election on the opening night of its conference.

Why Joan Burton has a year to save Labour from an election bloodbath

Analysis: Labour gathers in Killarney this weekend hoping to reverse its increasingly worrying poll numbers.

So we asked this government minister about the colour of *that* dress… The Dress This post contains videos

# labour - Thursday 26 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge This politician’s one-word press release might just be the best ever Short And Sweet

What can Labour do to win back support?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# labour - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Courts ‘cannot cope’ with amount of home repossessions

‘Angry’ was the word of choice in the Seanad today.

# labour - Monday 23 February, 2015

Saying Labour hasn’t delivered is just ‘lazy media spin’ – Alan Kelly

The Environment Minister came out all guns blazing this morning.

# labour - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Support for Labour has fallen (again) as Sinn Féin support increases (again)

Labour is down two to 7 per cent, Sinn Féin is up one point to 21 per cent while Fine Gael holds steady on 24.

# labour - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Paul Murphy calls for “significant response” if Jobstown protest arrests continue

The TD described the arrests as “not acceptable”.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

It’s Sunday. Stay tucked up in bed and let us fill you in on the top stories.

# labour - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Here are 10 reasons why Eamon Ryan is totally wrong about Alan Kelly…

… and the government’s record on the environment. Labour Senator John Whelan explains…

# labour - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Couple who lost two babies at Portiuncula Hospital hope review will help other parents

Lorraine and Warren Reilly asked that the deaths of their two girls be considered in he current HSE review of maternity services.

# labour - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Will Anne Ferris be allowed to rejoin Labour?

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# labour - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

‘A shameful abandonment’: Just one Labour TD defies party as Clare Daly’s abortion bill voted down

The Dáil has voted to reject a bill providing for abortion in cases of fatal foetal abnormalities.

Some Labour TDs could miss today’s abortion vote, no whip on Fianna Fáil deputies

Meanwhile, Anne Ferris said she is willing to face the consequences of being expelled from the Labour Party.

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