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'The one thing I'm certain of is that we're not at 4%' - Howlin plays down latest opinion poll
# Labour's Way Out
# Labour's Way Out

'The one thing I'm certain of is that we're not at 4%' - Howlin plays down latest opinion poll

Feb 20th 2016, 5:00 PM 43,559 Views 371 Comments

Results of the poll appeared online last night and indicate support for Fine Gael is at 30% while Fianna Fáil was at 22%.

Labour wants to replace the Eighth Amendment with a UK-style abortion law
# Labour's Way
# Labour's Way

Labour wants to replace the Eighth Amendment with a UK-style abortion law

Feb 18th 2016, 4:36 PM 15,756 Views 91 Comments

The party has outlined its plans to hold a referendum on the abortion ban if returned to government.

With the election imminent, Joan Burton has issued a warning to voters
# Labour's Way
# Labour's Way

With the election imminent, Joan Burton has issued a warning to voters

Jan 30th 2016, 9:00 PM 32,059 Views 253 Comments

The Tánaiste said “hard-earned progress” could be “squandered” by voting for other parties.

Labour reckons its incredibly fabulous candidates can win 36 seats
# Bullish
# Bullish

Labour reckons its incredibly fabulous candidates can win 36 seats

Jan 30th 2016, 11:36 AM 20,690 Views 297 Comments

Ministers are in confident mood as the party’s one-day conference gets underway in Mullingar.

Eamon Gilmore reveals the government nearly collapsed THREE times
# Pulling Out
# Pulling Out

Eamon Gilmore reveals the government nearly collapsed THREE times

Nov 17th 2015, 8:02 PM 16,807 Views 90 Comments

The former tánaiste was formally launching his book in Dublin this evening.

Corbyn silences rowdy House of Commons by reading questions from the public
# Labour's Way
# Labour's Way

Corbyn silences rowdy House of Commons by reading questions from the public

Sep 16th 2015, 9:52 PM 19,314 Views 72 Comments

The new Labour party leader said he and his team sifted through 40,000 questions from members of the public and he put some to the Prime Minister today.

Labour will allow this TD back on one condition...
# Reprieve
# Reprieve

Labour will allow this TD back on one condition...

Mar 2nd 2015, 2:00 PM 10,933 Views 29 Comments

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

Burton hits out at 'bullying' water protesters and hard-left in prime time speech
# Labour's Way
# Labour's Way

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

Feb 28th 2015, 9:00 PM 19,665 Views 196 Comments

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.

As Labour's conference opens, Alan Kelly says this is one of the best governments ever
# Big Talk
# Big Talk

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

Feb 27th 2015, 10:10 PM 20,126 Views 201 Comments

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.

Saying Labour hasn't delivered is just 'lazy media spin' - Alan Kelly
# Labour's Way
# Labour's Way

Saying Labour hasn't delivered is just 'lazy media spin' - Alan Kelly

Feb 23rd 2015, 12:55 PM 7,786 Views 102 Comments

The Environment Minister came out all guns blazing this morning.

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

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

Feb 10th 2015, 12:14 PM 40,074 Views 162 Comments

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

Will anyone else in Labour be as bold or brave as Anne Ferris?
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Will anyone else in Labour be as bold or brave as Anne Ferris?

Feb 10th 2015, 9:00 AM 6,711 Views 20 Comments

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

'I think it's an appalling idea': Joan Burton won't be happy if NAMA pays bonuses to developers
# No Way
# No Way

'I think it's an appalling idea': Joan Burton won't be happy if NAMA pays bonuses to developers

Dec 21st 2014, 7:30 AM 9,904 Views 41 Comments

“I find it totally inappropriate.”

These Labour TDs and Senators think we should have another abortion referendum
# 8th Amendment
# 8th Amendment

These Labour TDs and Senators think we should have another abortion referendum

Aug 19th 2014, 7:15 AM 8,603 Views 214 Comments

There are growing calls for repeal of the 8th Amendment.

'How often does the Labour Party roll over?' - FF say water and property taxes are now Labour's problem
# Labour's Way
# Labour's Way

'How often does the Labour Party roll over?' - FF say water and property taxes are now Labour's problem

Jul 11th 2014, 3:01 PM 9,413 Views 29 Comments

Micheal Martin says the new Tánaiste’s negotiations went badly.

"That's entirely a matter for the new leader": Gilmore ducks questions on future plans
# Labour's Way
# Labour's Way

"That's entirely a matter for the new leader": Gilmore ducks questions on future plans

Jul 4th 2014, 4:50 PM 6,471 Views 11 Comments

Is Eamon off to Europe? He’s not saying much on the subject. It’s “Joan Burton’s day”.