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Dundalk loses 60 jobs as iconic brewery closes – Kirk

Louth TD Seamus Kirk has expressed his shock and disappointment that Diageo is closing the iconic Harp Lager Brewery in Dundalk, with the loss of approximately 60 jobs. Read More

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Government to force through controversial Septic Tank Bill – Collins

The Government is to force its controversial Septic Tank Bill through Committee stage next week, without allowing adequate time for questions or debate about inspection standards and costs. Read More

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Fleming calls for reform of special allowances paid to Independents

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Public Expenditure & Reform Seán Fleming TD has called for reform of the special allowances paid to Independents after it emerged that the 12 Independent Senators receive €23,000 each, on top of their salary. Read More

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FF Leader Micheál Martin meets Vita Cortex workers at Leinster House protest

FF Leader Micheál Martin meets Vita Cortex workers at Leinster House protest

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WHY HAS SENSITIVE NATIONAL ARCHIVE ON PEACE PROCESS BEEN SENT TO USA? – FF LEADER

Fianna Fáil Leader Micheál Martin TD today described the decision to export highly sensitive documents relating to the Irish Peace Process as ill-considered and potentially damaging to the interests of peace and reconciliation. He also questioned the effects of the move on future Irish historical research. Read More

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Children’s Referendum slips down to the ‘C-List’ of Government’s priorities – McConalogue

Fianna Fáil Children Spokesperson Charlie McConalogue has demanded an explanation for the Government’ decision to push the Referendum on Children’s rights way down the list of priorities ensuring that the legislation will not be published this term. Read More

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O’Dea concerned about reports of 500 job losses at Ulster Bank

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Jobs Willie O’Dea has expressed his concern at reports of potentially hundreds of job losses at Ulster Bank. Read More

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Smith calls for full reversal of cuts to DEIS schools

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Education Brendan Smith is calling on the government to reverse its decisions in budget 2012 to remove 428 DEIS posts from primary and post primary schools, resulting in a significant increase in the pupil teacher ratio in disadvantages schools. Read More

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Martin welcomes LRC intervention in Vita Cortex dispute

Fianna Fáil Leader Micheál Martin has welcomed the announcement that the Labour Relations Commission has invited both sides in the dispute at the Vita Cortex plant in Cork to meet in Cork next Tuesday. 32 workers at the factory are being denied their rights in an appalling manner at the hands of the company. Read More

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Illegal sale of diesel must be tackled – Kirk

Louth Fianna Fáil TD Seamus Kirk has said the latest incident of diesel sludge dumping in Co Louth is further evidence of the need for strong measures to tackle to illegal sale of diesel. Read More

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