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# brendan-howlin - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

McEntee wants image-based abuse to be illegal by the end of the year
# Consent
# Consent

McEntee wants image-based abuse to be illegal by the end of the year

Nov 24th 2020, 1:51 PM 14,553 Views 11 Comments

People could face up to seven years in prison if they publish intimate images without consent.

# brendan-howlin - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Threat of claims against businesses as a result of contracting Covid-19 on the premises to be examined
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Threat of claims against businesses as a result of contracting Covid-19 on the premises to be examined

May 3rd 2020, 7:15 AM 63,401 Views 59 Comments

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe has asked for an examination of the issue.

# brendan-howlin - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Businesses will not reopen if they can't get Covid-19 insurance, says Howlin
# Pandemic Cover
# Pandemic Cover

Businesses will not reopen if they can't get Covid-19 insurance, says Howlin

Apr 30th 2020, 7:49 PM 21,459 Views 24 Comments

Labour’s Brendan Howlin said businesses fear being held liable for their employees or their customers becoming victims of Covid-19.

# brendan-howlin - Friday 3 April, 2020

Labour Party to elect Howlin's replacement as postal vote closes today
# Two Horse Race
# Two Horse Race

Labour Party to elect Howlin's replacement as postal vote closes today

Apr 3rd 2020, 7:33 AM 13,846 Views 76 Comments

Tipperary TD Alan Kelly and Dublin TD Aodhán O’Riordáin are in the running for it.

# brendan-howlin - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Alan Kelly v Aodhán Ó Ríordáin: Two TDs set to compete for Labour leadership
# It's On
# It's On

Alan Kelly v Aodhán Ó Ríordáin: Two TDs set to compete for Labour leadership

Updated Feb 18th 2020, 5:57 PM 41,139 Views 117 Comments

Labour members will vote on a new leader at the beginning of April.

# brendan-howlin - Saturday 15 February, 2020

The Labour Party leadership contest will kick off this morning
# Howlin For You
# Howlin For You

The Labour Party leadership contest will kick off this morning

Feb 15th 2020, 9:35 AM 18,085 Views 85 Comments

The executive board of the Labour Party will meet at 11am.

# brendan-howlin - Thursday 13 February, 2020

'The next generation': Who is likely to put their name forward as the next Labour leader?
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

'The next generation': Who is likely to put their name forward as the next Labour leader?

Feb 13th 2020, 6:00 AM 17,598 Views 32 Comments

There are four main contenders for the job to replace Brendan Howlin, but the task ahead for the winner is immense.

# brendan-howlin - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Brendan Howlin to step down as leader of the Labour Party
# Change
# Change

Brendan Howlin to step down as leader of the Labour Party

Feb 12th 2020, 3:51 PM 71,266 Views 215 Comments

Howlin has led the party since 2016, when he took over from Joan Burton.

# brendan-howlin - Friday 7 February, 2020

'Strength together': Eamon Ryan says Greens, Soc Dems and independents will talk first after election
# The Candidate Podcast
# The Candidate Podcast

'Strength together': Eamon Ryan says Greens, Soc Dems and independents will talk first after election

Feb 7th 2020, 5:04 PM 14,317 Views 34 Comments

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan talked to The Candidate Podcast.

# brendan-howlin - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Googling the general election: Sinn Féin is the most searched for political party
# Google Trends
# Google Trends

Googling the general election: Sinn Féin is the most searched for political party

Feb 2nd 2020, 12:34 PM 25,372 Views 51 Comments

Google Trends has released an analysis of the questions people have been typing into Google about the general election.

# brendan-howlin - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Poll: Should the Irish government push for an end to the US military use of Shannon Airport?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Irish government push for an end to the US military use of Shannon Airport?

Jan 29th 2020, 8:10 AM 40,514 Views 95 Comments

Labour leader Brendan Howlin said he would insist on ending the use of Shannon for US military operations if in government.

The Candidate Podcast: Brendan Howlin answers your election questions
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

The Candidate Podcast: Brendan Howlin answers your election questions

Jan 29th 2020, 7:23 AM 4,992 Views 21 Comments

The Candidate puts TheJournal.ie readers’ questions to the party leaders.

'Ireland can't be a nodding duck': Howlin says Labour will push for end to US military use of Shannon
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

'Ireland can't be a nodding duck': Howlin says Labour will push for end to US military use of Shannon

Jan 29th 2020, 7:20 AM 11,588 Views 37 Comments

The Labour leader said inspections of US aircraft should be carried out.

# brendan-howlin - Monday 27 January, 2020

What's your big election question for Brendan Howlin? It's YOUR chance to ask
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

What's your big election question for Brendan Howlin? It's YOUR chance to ask

Jan 27th 2020, 1:30 PM 12,466 Views 15 Comments

We want to put your questions to all the party leaders before 8 February.

# brendan-howlin - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Ireland can't wait forever to ban the sale of cheap alcohol, says Varadkar
# Minimum Pricing
# Minimum Pricing

Ireland can't wait forever to ban the sale of cheap alcohol, says Varadkar

Dec 18th 2019, 8:19 AM 17,782 Views 61 Comments

The government wants to introduce minimum pricing at the same time as the North.

# brendan-howlin - Thursday 12 December, 2019

'Chronic pain is particularly acute for children': Issue of children's consultant stepping down raised in Dáil
# Pain Clinic
# Pain Clinic

'Chronic pain is particularly acute for children': Issue of children's consultant stepping down raised in Dáil

Dec 12th 2019, 2:30 PM 9,596 Views 10 Comments

The issue was raised by TD Dara Calleary in the Dail today.

# brendan-howlin - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Labour Party leader says 'new toxic racism' has entered Irish politics
# Racism
# Racism

Labour Party leader says 'new toxic racism' has entered Irish politics

Nov 10th 2019, 8:55 AM 26,164 Views 94 Comments

Howlin made the comments during a speech at the party’s annual conference in Mullingar.

# brendan-howlin - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Labour's alternate Budget: No income tax credits on €100k+ incomes and raising levy on the banks
# Budget 2020
# Budget 2020

Labour's alternate Budget: No income tax credits on €100k+ incomes and raising levy on the banks

Oct 3rd 2019, 3:23 PM 18,095 Views 80 Comments

Opposition parties were out outlining their Budget 2020 proposals today.

# brendan-howlin - Monday 9 September, 2019

Government cuts during Labour's time in power were 'awful', says party leader
# Red Lines
# Red Lines

Government cuts during Labour's time in power were 'awful', says party leader

Sep 9th 2019, 11:20 AM 13,526 Views 62 Comments

The Labour Party’s terms for entering government in the future will be discussed at today’s think-in.

# brendan-howlin - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Interview: Brendan Howlin on green housing, the SocDems and Labour's 'rough time' in government
# Rebuilding
# Rebuilding

Interview: Brendan Howlin on green housing, the SocDems and Labour's 'rough time' in government

Aug 4th 2019, 11:00 AM 17,725 Views 66 Comments

Howlin gave a lukewarm verdict on the recent local elections, so what next?

# brendan-howlin - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Brendan Howlin dismisses leadership concerns and says he wants to 'work together' with the Greens
# Le2019
# Le2019

Brendan Howlin dismisses leadership concerns and says he wants to 'work together' with the Greens

May 26th 2019, 7:13 PM 9,125 Views 35 Comments

The Labour leader said he is ‘not at all disappointed’ with his party’s result.

# brendan-howlin - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Ireland set to make revenge porn and 'upskirting' illegal under new legislation
# Outlawed
# Outlawed

Ireland set to make revenge porn and 'upskirting' illegal under new legislation

May 1st 2019, 6:10 AM 31,634 Views 22 Comments

It will also be an offence to send obscene messages using any form of online communications.

# brendan-howlin - Sunday 10 February, 2019

'Deeply misleading': Howlin clarifies his opposition to Big Tobacco following report
# Labour Leader
# Labour Leader

'Deeply misleading': Howlin clarifies his opposition to Big Tobacco following report

Feb 10th 2019, 2:59 PM 15,741 Views 22 Comments

The Labour leader reportedly wrote to the Finance Minister asking if it was appropriate his officials had refused to meet with tobacco industry representatives.

# brendan-howlin - Monday 31 December, 2018

Brendan Howlin says Labour would provide a home for SDLP members unhappy with FF merger
# New Year Party Time
# New Year Party Time

Brendan Howlin says Labour would provide a home for SDLP members unhappy with FF merger

Dec 31st 2018, 4:30 PM 14,361 Views 43 Comments

Talk of an SDLP-FF merger is increasing ahead of elections next year.

# brendan-howlin - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Labour members asked to allow senators run as party leader
# LP18
# LP18

Labour members asked to allow senators run as party leader

Nov 4th 2018, 7:00 AM 11,470 Views 51 Comments

If passed, senators such as Ivana Bacik and Aodhán Ó Ríordáin would be eligible for election.

# brendan-howlin - Thursday 18 October, 2018

'Unacceptable': Minister told Illness Benefit delays means some people have no money to buy food
# Social Protection
# Social Protection

'Unacceptable': Minister told Illness Benefit delays means some people have no money to buy food

Oct 18th 2018, 3:06 PM 16,130 Views 24 Comments

Howlin said calls to the Social Protection helpline have been going unanswered.

# brendan-howlin - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

'I don't know where he's getting his information': Coveney denies Howlin claims on Brexit backstop deferral
# Rumour Mill
# Rumour Mill

'I don't know where he's getting his information': Coveney denies Howlin claims on Brexit backstop deferral

Oct 16th 2018, 6:31 PM 14,494 Views 29 Comments

Tánaiste Simon Coveney said solidarity with Ireland is as strong as ever.

# brendan-howlin - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Simon Coveney says the government's 'hugely ambitious' social housing programme is working
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Simon Coveney says the government's 'hugely ambitious' social housing programme is working

Oct 4th 2018, 1:05 PM 10,857 Views 62 Comments

Coveney was standing in for Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, who is in Brussels to meet the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier.

# brendan-howlin - Sunday 23 September, 2018

Response: 'I have concerns about Take Back the City, but Labour will stand among those who support it'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Response: 'I have concerns about Take Back the City, but Labour will stand among those who support it'

Sep 23rd 2018, 5:30 PM 17,596 Views 105 Comments

I fully support peaceful protest and direct action as a legitimate form of democratic participation, writes Brendan Howlin.

Howlin backs second referendum, says there's 'no such thing as a good Brexit for Ireland'
# Labour Pains
# Labour Pains

Howlin backs second referendum, says there's 'no such thing as a good Brexit for Ireland'

Sep 23rd 2018, 4:32 PM 14,319 Views 81 Comments

Jeremy Corbyn has said he’s open to the idea of a second vote.

# brendan-howlin - Friday 21 September, 2018

'Brendan Howlin was wrong: civil disobedience is a valid weapon in the fight for a better Ireland'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Brendan Howlin was wrong: civil disobedience is a valid weapon in the fight for a better Ireland'

Sep 21st 2018, 7:00 AM 20,715 Views 109 Comments

Those who benefit from the way Ireland is organised would love us to believe we have no power, that we can’t win, that there’s no reason to act, writes Siobhan O’Donoghue.

# brendan-howlin - Monday 17 September, 2018

Labour's Brendan Howlin says Take Back The City is something 'he wouldn't be associated with'
# Not The Solution
# Not The Solution

Labour's Brendan Howlin says Take Back The City is something 'he wouldn't be associated with'

Sep 17th 2018, 9:53 AM 24,601 Views 72 Comments

Howlin yesterday faced down members of his own party at Labour’s think-in in Drogheda.

# brendan-howlin - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Howlin's leadership under the spotlight as Labour think-in gets underway
# Ak47
# Ak47

Howlin's leadership under the spotlight as Labour think-in gets underway

Sep 16th 2018, 6:00 AM 7,537 Views 28 Comments

Alan Kelly’s recent comments about Howlin’s leadership will be a topic of conversation today in Drogheda.

# brendan-howlin - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Labour and Green Party to hold rally for 'democracy and decency' to coincide with visit of Donald Trump
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Labour and Green Party to hold rally for 'democracy and decency' to coincide with visit of Donald Trump

Sep 5th 2018, 5:34 PM 11,752 Views 102 Comments

The US President will visit Europe to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.

# brendan-howlin - Saturday 1 September, 2018

What would need to happen for a new Labour leader to be elected?
# Showdown
# Showdown

What would need to happen for a new Labour leader to be elected?

Sep 1st 2018, 6:00 PM 10,910 Views 46 Comments

Alan Kelly has thrown his leader down the gauntlet and called for a change of leadership.

'Cancel this visit': Opposition parties call for protests over Trump visit to Ireland
# November Visit
# November Visit

'Cancel this visit': Opposition parties call for protests over Trump visit to Ireland

Sep 1st 2018, 2:05 PM 31,870 Views 173 Comments

The White House announced last night that US President Donald Trump will visit Ireland in November.

# brendan-howlin - Friday 31 August, 2018

'I thought we had a good working relationship': Brendan Howlin calls Alan Kelly's comments 'unhelpful'
# Heave Ho
# Heave Ho

'I thought we had a good working relationship': Brendan Howlin calls Alan Kelly's comments 'unhelpful'

Updated Aug 31st 2018, 4:13 PM 40,118 Views 144 Comments

The Tipperary TD said the Labour Party needs “radical change”.

# brendan-howlin - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Calls to move Presidential Inauguration date as it will clash with Armistice Day memorial
# Centenary
# Centenary

Calls to move Presidential Inauguration date as it will clash with Armistice Day memorial

Aug 29th 2018, 6:06 PM 12,143 Views 47 Comments

Labour and Sinn Féin said the date should be changed.

# brendan-howlin - Saturday 4 August, 2018

'We don't feel it's the right time': 16 Labour councillors dismiss calls for new party leader
# Divided Views
# Divided Views

'We don't feel it's the right time': 16 Labour councillors dismiss calls for new party leader

Aug 4th 2018, 3:26 PM 8,097 Views 50 Comments

The councillors said that efforts should be focused on issues such as housing, childcare and free education.

# brendan-howlin - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

'Indefensible, immoral, shocking': Coveney on the separation of children at US borders
# Immigration
# Immigration

'Indefensible, immoral, shocking': Coveney on the separation of children at US borders

Jun 19th 2018, 9:30 AM 12,870 Views 82 Comments

Official data shows more than 2,000 children have been separated from their parents or guardians since early May.

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