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#Labour Party

# labour-party - Yesterday's News

Labour says it would deliver ‘rapid deals’ with the EU on NI trade issues if it wins power
# NI Protocol
# NI Protocol

Labour says it would deliver ‘rapid deals’ with the EU on NI trade issues if it wins power

23 hours ago 13,199 Views 11 Comments

Peter Kyle said there are ‘problems’ with the Northern Ireland Protocol.

# labour-party - Thursday 8 September, 2022

Bacik says Ireland should copy Germany's €9 monthly public transport fare initiative
# Labour Think-In
# Labour Think-In

Bacik says Ireland should copy Germany's €9 monthly public transport fare initiative

Sep 8th 2022, 2:27 PM 17,243 Views 41 Comments

The Labour Party is holding its first think-in since the resignation of Alan Kelly as party leader.

# labour-party - Friday 29 July, 2022

UK Labour member sacked by Keir Starmer says it is time to 'reclaim' the party
# Gone From The Frontbench
# Gone From The Frontbench

UK Labour member sacked by Keir Starmer says it is time to 'reclaim' the party

Jul 29th 2022, 2:41 PM 13,435 Views 21 Comments

His removal as a spokesperson earlier this week was met with fury from unions and the party’s left wing of the party.

# labour-party - Thursday 24 March, 2022

Ivana Bacik confirmed as new leader of the Labour Party
# NEW LEADER
# NEW LEADER

Ivana Bacik confirmed as new leader of the Labour Party

Updated Mar 24th 2022, 12:25 PM 29,048 Views 60 Comments

“I sincerely hope that I can repay the trust you have placed in me.”

# labour-party - Tuesday 1 February, 2022

Clause that ring-fences places for children of past pupils not widely used, committee to be told
# Schools Admissions
# Schools Admissions

Clause that ring-fences places for children of past pupils not widely used, committee to be told

Feb 1st 2022, 6:30 AM 13,033 Views 3 Comments

Labour’s Bill seeks to change the School Admissions Act.

# labour-party - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

Berlin proposal 'isn't necessarily' the answer to Ireland's housing woes, says Eoin Ó Broin
# Rent Crisis
# Rent Crisis

Berlin proposal 'isn't necessarily' the answer to Ireland's housing woes, says Eoin Ó Broin

Sep 28th 2021, 6:00 AM 22,185 Views 11 Comments

Berliners voted in favour of forcing large landlords to hand over apartments to the state.

# labour-party - Saturday 14 August, 2021

'Wind That Shakes The Barley' director Ken Loach ‘expelled’ from British Labour Party
# Ken Loach
# Ken Loach

'Wind That Shakes The Barley' director Ken Loach ‘expelled’ from British Labour Party

Aug 14th 2021, 2:38 PM 58,310 Views 55 Comments

The life long socialist said he had been ejected after he refused to ‘disown’ other critics of the party leadership.

# labour-party - Thursday 24 June, 2021

Banking on the short-term — The government is selling 'part' of its 13.9% stake in Bank of Ireland. But why now?
# The Banks
# The Banks

Banking on the short-term — The government is selling 'part' of its 13.9% stake in Bank of Ireland. But why now?

Jun 24th 2021, 6:45 AM 16,418 Views 15 Comments

Finance minister Paschal Donohoe announced the six-month sale process yesterday.

# labour-party - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

Labour lights a fire under housing minister: 'Reintroduce your own Bill on cuckoo funds or we will'

Labour lights a fire under housing minister: 'Reintroduce your own Bill on cuckoo funds or we will'

Updated May 5th 2021, 8:11 PM 35,562 Views 64 Comments

Labour housing spokesperson Rebecca Moynihan said in a video this afternoon that she will re-introduce his Bill “word for word”.

# labour-party - Sunday 22 November, 2020

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

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

Nov 22nd 2020, 12:05 AM 20,897 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
# Former Leader

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

Oct 29th 2020, 1:21 PM 46,155 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
# Pat Finucane

UK Labour calls for public inquiry into murder of Pat Finucane

Oct 27th 2020, 1:50 PM 18,469 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
# Opposition

This is the Labour Party's new front bench

Jul 7th 2020, 3:52 PM 18,107 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
# 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 10,307 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
# Government Formation

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

Apr 28th 2020, 4:33 PM 15,757 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
# 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 95,500 Views 281 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
# Two Horse Race

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

Apr 3rd 2020, 7:33 AM 13,884 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
# 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 11,938 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
# It's On

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

Updated Feb 18th 2020, 5:57 PM 41,179 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
# Ge2020

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

Feb 13th 2020, 6:00 AM 17,633 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
# 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 22,809 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
# Ge2020

The Candidate Podcast: Brendan Howlin answers your election questions

Jan 29th 2020, 7:23 AM 5,019 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
# Labour Party

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

Jan 13th 2020, 5:13 PM 14,917 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
# 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 10,016 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
# Gone

Jeremy Corbyn says he intends to step down as Labour leader

Dec 13th 2019, 3:30 AM 13,355 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
# DDoS

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

Nov 12th 2019, 11:38 AM 12,162 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
# General Election

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

Sep 19th 2019, 6:04 PM 21,243 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
# Le2019

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

May 26th 2019, 7:13 PM 9,146 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
# Split

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

Feb 22nd 2019, 9:17 AM 11,682 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
# LP18

Labour members asked to allow senators run as party leader

Nov 4th 2018, 7:00 AM 11,489 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
# 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 18,637 Views 122 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
# Protest

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

Sep 12th 2018, 6:16 PM 50,893 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
# 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 40,226 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
# 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 8,120 Views 53 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
# Dubious Calls

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

Jul 18th 2018, 6:10 AM 67,306 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
# Decriminalisation

Government to apologise for historical convictions of gay men

Jun 19th 2018, 9:02 AM 12,537 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
# Labour Pains

Former London mayor leaves Labour Party in anti semitism row

May 21st 2018, 7:25 PM 17,138 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
# 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 12,156 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 4,978 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
# Reported

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

Apr 23rd 2018, 12:16 PM 15,889 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.

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