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#Labour Party

# labour-party - Sunday 22 November, 2020

Explainer: Why it's taken a pandemic to get sick pay back on the government agenda
# Sick Pay
From TheJournal.ie
# Sick Pay

Explainer: Why it's taken a pandemic to get sick pay back on the government agenda

Nov 22nd 2020, 12:05 AM 20,764 Views 23 Comments

An employment law expert explains the current legal situation and the government’s options.

# labour-party - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Jeremy Corbyn suspended from the Labour Party over reaction to anti-Semitism report
# Former Leader
From TheJournal.ie
# Former Leader

Jeremy Corbyn suspended from the Labour Party over reaction to anti-Semitism report

Oct 29th 2020, 1:21 PM 46,031 Views 63 Comments

Corbyn has said he will “strongly contest the political intervention to suspend” him from the party.

# labour-party - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

UK Labour calls for public inquiry into murder of Pat Finucane
# Pat Finucane
From TheJournal.ie
# Pat Finucane

UK Labour calls for public inquiry into murder of Pat Finucane

Oct 27th 2020, 1:50 PM 18,432 Views 14 Comments

The solicitor was shot by loyalist paramilitaries in front of his family in Belfast in 1989 amid claims of collusion with state security forces.

# labour-party - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

This is the Labour Party's new front bench
# Opposition
From TheJournal.ie
# Opposition

This is the Labour Party's new front bench

Jul 7th 2020, 3:52 PM 17,871 Views 76 Comments

Labour leader Alan Kelly remains in the role of spokesperson on health.

# labour-party - Monday 11 May, 2020

Full week of meetings as FG and FF step up government formation talks with Green Party
# Get In Formation
From TheJournal.ie
# Get In Formation

Full week of meetings as FG and FF step up government formation talks with Green Party

May 11th 2020, 1:47 PM 10,289 Views 134 Comments

The formal negotiations are set to last until the end of the month.

# labour-party - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

Labour Party asks Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil five questions on government formation
# Government Formation
From TheJournal.ie
# Government Formation

Labour Party asks Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil five questions on government formation

Apr 28th 2020, 4:33 PM 15,713 Views 88 Comments

Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael are due to respond to the Greens’ questions in a letter to be sent this afternoon.

# labour-party - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Alan Kelly says forming a government is 'up to other parties' after winning Labour leadership race
# Leadership Battle
From TheJournal.ie
# Leadership Battle

Alan Kelly says forming a government is 'up to other parties' after winning Labour leadership race

Updated Apr 4th 2020, 12:50 PM 95,400 Views 280 Comments

Dublin TD Ó Ríordáin conceded before the final result last night.

# labour-party - Friday 3 April, 2020

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

# labour-party - Friday 6 March, 2020

Lise Hand: A leadership race in the midst of the Covid-19 outbreak? Labour can't catch a break
# Ge2020
From TheJournal.ie
# Ge2020

Lise Hand: A leadership race in the midst of the Covid-19 outbreak? Labour can't catch a break

Mar 6th 2020, 10:56 AM 11,912 Views 19 Comments

Lise Hand says Labour members hoping the leadership race would revive the party must be wondering if they accidentally ran over a family of black cats.

# labour-party - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

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

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

Updated Feb 18th 2020, 5:57 PM 41,149 Views 117 Comments

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

# labour-party - Thursday 13 February, 2020

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

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

Feb 13th 2020, 6:00 AM 17,602 Views 32 Comments

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

# labour-party - Monday 10 February, 2020

'We were blindsided by the surge of votes for Sinn Féin': Is there a future for the Labour Party after yet another dismal election?
# Ge2020
From TheJournal.ie
# Ge2020

'We were blindsided by the surge of votes for Sinn Féin': Is there a future for the Labour Party after yet another dismal election?

Feb 10th 2020, 7:44 PM 22,758 Views 63 Comments

Left-leaning parties including Sinn Féin, the Green Party and Social Democrats grew their support – so why not the Labour Party?

# labour-party - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

The Candidate Podcast: Brendan Howlin answers your election questions
# Ge2020
From TheJournal.ie
# Ge2020

The Candidate Podcast: Brendan Howlin answers your election questions

Jan 29th 2020, 7:23 AM 4,993 Views 21 Comments

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

# labour-party - Monday 13 January, 2020

Five candidates have made it through to the UK Labour leadership race
# Labour Party
From TheJournal.ie
# Labour Party

Five candidates have made it through to the UK Labour leadership race

Jan 13th 2020, 5:13 PM 14,873 Views 14 Comments

Party members will have to vote on who they think will be able to take on and beat the Tory party in 2024.

# labour-party - Saturday 14 December, 2019

Common sense, a JCB and a punch that never happened - Key moments of the UK election campaign
# All Over
From TheJournal.ie
# All Over

Common sense, a JCB and a punch that never happened - Key moments of the UK election campaign

Dec 14th 2019, 9:30 AM 9,999 Views 10 Comments

There were tough times for both the Tories and the Labour Party, but there was one clear winner at the end.

# labour-party - Friday 13 December, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn says he intends to step down as Labour leader
# Gone
From TheJournal.ie
# Gone

Jeremy Corbyn says he intends to step down as Labour leader

Dec 13th 2019, 3:30 AM 13,330 Views 44 Comments

It was Labour’s worst election result in more than 80 years.

# labour-party - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

UK election: Labour party hit by 'large-scale cyber attack'
# DDoS
From TheJournal.ie
# DDoS

UK election: Labour party hit by 'large-scale cyber attack'

Nov 12th 2019, 11:38 AM 12,145 Views 23 Comments

The party said that no data breach occurred.

# labour-party - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Ex-Siptu boss Jack O'Connor steps down as Labour candidate for Wicklow
# General Election
From TheJournal.ie
# General Election

Ex-Siptu boss Jack O'Connor steps down as Labour candidate for Wicklow

Sep 19th 2019, 6:04 PM 21,080 Views 41 Comments

The party states ‘a new generation is coming through’ following a good local election.

# labour-party - Sunday 26 May, 2019

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

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

May 26th 2019, 7:13 PM 9,128 Views 35 Comments

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

# labour-party - Friday 22 February, 2019

Labour's Ian Austin becomes ninth MP to quit party this week
# Split
From TheJournal.ie
# Split

Labour's Ian Austin becomes ninth MP to quit party this week

Feb 22nd 2019, 9:17 AM 11,669 Views 21 Comments

He has no plans to join the recently formed independent group.

# labour-party - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Labour members asked to allow senators run as party leader
# LP18
From TheJournal.ie
# LP18

Labour members asked to allow senators run as party leader

Nov 4th 2018, 7:00 AM 11,474 Views 51 Comments

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

# labour-party - Monday 24 September, 2018

Explainer: Why the UK Labour party is holding a vote on calling for a second Brexit referendum
# Brexit Means Brexit
From TheJournal.ie
# Brexit Means Brexit

Explainer: Why the UK Labour party is holding a vote on calling for a second Brexit referendum

Sep 24th 2018, 11:59 AM 18,618 Views 125 Comments

Jeremy Corbyn wouldn’t rule out the possibility yesterday as members vote on the motion at the party’s annual conference.

# labour-party - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

'Your daddy is a horrible person': Protesters criticised for shouting at Jacob Rees-Mogg's children
# Protest
From TheJournal.ie
# Protest

'Your daddy is a horrible person': Protesters criticised for shouting at Jacob Rees-Mogg's children

Sep 12th 2018, 6:16 PM 50,781 Views 78 Comments

A video uploaded to Facebook yesterday showed protesters outside the pro-Brexit MP’s home.

# labour-party - Friday 31 August, 2018

'I thought we had a good working relationship': Brendan Howlin calls Alan Kelly's comments 'unhelpful'
# Heave Ho
From TheJournal.ie
# 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 40,119 Views 144 Comments

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

# labour-party - Saturday 4 August, 2018

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

# labour-party - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Public warned of scam call claiming that their 'internet is compromised'
# Dubious Calls
From TheJournal.ie
# Dubious Calls

Public warned of scam call claiming that their 'internet is compromised'

Jul 18th 2018, 6:10 AM 65,983 Views 28 Comments

A number of people have recently received dubious calls offering to fix their connection.

# labour-party - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Government to apologise for historical convictions of gay men
# Decriminalisation
From TheJournal.ie
# Decriminalisation

Government to apologise for historical convictions of gay men

Jun 19th 2018, 9:02 AM 12,489 Views 50 Comments

A motion before the Dáil this evening will acknowledge the harm caused by historical criminal laws.

# labour-party - Monday 21 May, 2018

Former London mayor leaves Labour Party in anti semitism row
# Labour Pains
From TheJournal.ie
# Labour Pains

Former London mayor leaves Labour Party in anti semitism row

May 21st 2018, 7:25 PM 17,127 Views 45 Comments

Livingstone, 72, was suspended in April 2016.

# labour-party - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Alan Kelly is no longer gunning for Howlin's job as leader of the Labour Party
# Power Is A Drug
From TheJournal.ie
# Power Is A Drug

Alan Kelly is no longer gunning for Howlin's job as leader of the Labour Party

May 5th 2018, 8:45 AM 12,120 Views 39 Comments

Six months ago, the Tipperary TD put his party leader on notice.

# labour-party - Monday 23 April, 2018

It's 2018 and the Irish media is still talking about the 'sex appeal' of female politicians
# It's 2018 Lads
From The Daily Edge
# It's 2018 Lads

It's 2018 and the Irish media is still talking about the 'sex appeal' of female politicians

Apr 23rd 2018, 1:30 PM 4,913 Views 7 Comments

A headline in the Irish Examiner read ‘There’s no denying Mary Lou’s sex appeal’.

'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí
# Reported
From TheJournal.ie
# Reported

'An attempt to suppress democracy': Removal of Labour's referendum posters reported to gardaí

Apr 23rd 2018, 12:16 PM 15,871 Views 122 Comments

A member of the public sent a video of people removing the Yes posters in Limerick city to Jan O’Sullivan TD.

# labour-party - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Former Ceann Comhairle Sean Treacy dies aged 94
# RIP
From TheJournal.ie
# RIP

Former Ceann Comhairle Sean Treacy dies aged 94

Mar 24th 2018, 4:36 PM 15,499 Views 5 Comments

The Clonmel man served as TD for Tipperary South from 1961 to 1997.

# labour-party - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

'Ireland is behind the times in tackling revenge porn'
# Online Abuse
From TheJournal.ie
# Online Abuse

'Ireland is behind the times in tackling revenge porn'

Jan 31st 2018, 2:40 PM 11,119 Views 32 Comments

Labour’s Brendan Howlin said other countries have legislated against revenge porn and secured convictions.

# labour-party - Friday 19 January, 2018

'Unexpected but exciting': New Zealand Prime Minister pregnant with first child
# Labour Party
From TheJournal.ie
# Labour Party

'Unexpected but exciting': New Zealand Prime Minister pregnant with first child

Jan 19th 2018, 12:17 PM 26,799 Views 42 Comments

Jacinda Ardern will become the country’s first leader to give birth while in office.

# labour-party - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

'Never have so many trees died in vain': Corbyn hits back at Daily Mail attacks
# UK Labour
From TheJournal.ie
# UK Labour

'Never have so many trees died in vain': Corbyn hits back at Daily Mail attacks

Sep 27th 2017, 4:16 PM 12,218 Views 29 Comments

Corbyn told delegates that Labour was “on the threshold of power” and that Tories were “hanging on by their fingertips”.

# labour-party - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Labour wants the HPV vaccine to be rolled out to boys sooner rather than later
# Vaccination
From TheJournal.ie
# Vaccination

Labour wants the HPV vaccine to be rolled out to boys sooner rather than later

Sep 10th 2017, 2:42 PM 13,415 Views 105 Comments

The plan was originally to roll the free vaccine out to boys – but this has yet to happen.

# labour-party - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Greens co-leader in New Zealand resigns after admitting to welfare fraud
# Metiria Turei
From TheJournal.ie
# Metiria Turei

Greens co-leader in New Zealand resigns after admitting to welfare fraud

Aug 9th 2017, 2:50 PM 14,068 Views 12 Comments

Metiria Turei revealed she wrongfully claimed welfare benefits to support her baby while studying for a law degree in the early 1990s.

# labour-party - Saturday 15 July, 2017

'I couldn’t imagine being able to afford loans of €20,000 for my degree'
# Debt
From TheJournal.ie
# Debt

'I couldn’t imagine being able to afford loans of €20,000 for my degree'

Jul 15th 2017, 6:15 AM 13,260 Views 42 Comments

Students in the UK are graduating with loans of £57,000, Labour says the same can’t happen here.

# labour-party - Sunday 28 May, 2017

A Sky News presenter accidentally introduced a politician as the leader of the 'Scottish Labia' party
# Nooooooo
From The Daily Edge
# Nooooooo

A Sky News presenter accidentally introduced a politician as the leader of the 'Scottish Labia' party

May 28th 2017, 5:00 PM 4,145 Views 0 Comments

It’s Labour. LABOUR!

# labour-party - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Garda Commissioner expected to be brought before PAC earlier than planned
# Called In
From TheJournal.ie
# Called In

Garda Commissioner expected to be brought before PAC earlier than planned

May 10th 2017, 5:45 PM 8,392 Views 28 Comments

Vice-chair of the PAC Alan Kelly said the commissioner should appear again in a couple of weeks.

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