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  1. Young people need to be able to access mental health services more easily Issued 10 October 2017 Speaking on World Mental Health Day, Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin has said that the Government must do more to ensure that mental health services are rolled out to …
  2. Howlin calls for immediate publication of Revenue Commissioners Brexit report Issued 8 October 2017 Labour Party leader, Brendan Howlin TD, has called for the immediate publication of a Revenue Commissioners report setting out the implications of Brexit for the border and …
  3. Health needs to be prioritised in next week's budget Issued 5 October 2017 Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin has expressed concern about health funding for next year in light of ongoing speculation about tax cuts. Commenting this afternoon, Deputy …
  4. Statement by Labour Party leader Brendan Howlin TD, on the passing of former Taoiseach and Fine Gael leader Liam Cosgrave Issued 4 October 2017 “I am deeply saddened to hear news of the passing of former Taoiseach Liam Cosgrave this evening. “Liam Cosgrave led a Fine-Gael Labour coalition during turbulent times …
  5. Our Future- Labour's Alternative Budget 2018 Issued 4 October 2017 The Labour Party has today unveiled its Alternative Budget plans for 2018, which prioritise investment in key public services over tax cuts. The fully-costed proposals …
  6. Time for Varadkar to reveal communications cost - Howlin Issued 3 October 2017 Labour leader Brendan Howlin has today called on the Taoiseach to come clean on the real cost of the expansion of communications staff in Government. Responding to a question …
  7. Howlin once more calls for deferral of tax cutting plans Issued 2 October 2017 Labour Leader Brendan Howlin has described the phoney battle between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil over the forthcoming budget as bizarre. He said it was not too late for the …
  8. Howlin condemns Spanish police violence Issued 1 October 2017 Labour Party Leader and spokesperson on Foreign Affairs, Brendan Howlin TD has condemned violence by Spanish police against those taking part in the Catalonian independence …
  9. Cllr Jane Horgan Jones to Chair Labour Campaign Committee to Repeal the 8th - Howlin Issued 29 September 2017 Labour Leader Brendan Howlin has today announced that Councillor Jane Horgan Jones will chair the Labour Campaign to Repeal the 8th Amendment. Cllr Horgan Jones has been a …
  10. Speech by Brendan Howlin TD at ‘Ulster Fry’ event, British Labour Party Conference Issued 26 September 2017 Good morning, I want to thank the organisers for the invitation to be here with you this morning. A year ago, when I attended this Labour Conference, I was, like many Irish …
  11. Ireland must lead on Sustainable Development Goals Issued 25 September 2017 Labour Party Leader and spokesperson on Foreign Affairs, Brendan Howlin TD has said on the second anniversary of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, that having played a …
  12. Howlin to attend British Labour Conference Issued 24 September 2017 Labour Party leader Brendan Howlin will attend the UK Labour Party Conference in Brighton over the coming three days, and will focus his efforts on seeking to further develop …
  13. Speech by Brendan Howlin TD at Kildare North Labour selection convention Issued 21 September 2017 Good evening all. It’s great to see such a turnout here to support both Emmet and Fergus. The last twelve months have not represented Irish politics finest hour. Having …
  14. Speech by Brendan Howlin TD to the Chartered Accountants Ireland Conference Issued 21 September 2017 Good afternoon, Thank you for the invitation to be here with you this afternoon. Your theme of ‘Speaking Up’ is one that is particularly appropriate and timely in the …
  15. Budget must focus on people not tax cuts Issued 20 September 2017 Labour Leader Brendan Howlin TD has reiterated his call at Leader's Questions for the Budget to be refocused on public services rather than paltry tax cuts. Deputy Howlin …
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