Labour Youth

New Labour Youth National Executive elected

Labour Youth delegates at Conference in Galway on 7-9 November elected a new National Youth Executive for 2014-15. The newly-elected officers are as follows: National Chairperson Jack Eustace Dublin Rathdown National Secretary Ciara Galvin Kildare North Campaigns Officer Jason Deegan Dublin North West Membership Development Officer Ellen Murphy Dublin West Policy & Education Officer Luke Field Cork South Central Communications…

Budget 2015: Labour Youth Welcomes Increase in Government Spending

Labour Youth Welcomes Increase in Government Spending Commenting in reaction to Budget 2015, Labour Youth Chairperson Ciarán Garrett stated: “There is much to be welcomed in this budget. We are pleased to see that there are no new cuts to public expenditure – indeed, there have been real increases in spending on education, health and social welfare. In particular, we…

Labour Youth Calls for a Budget that makes Economic Recovery Feel Real for Hard Pressed People

Labour Youth Calls for a Budget that makes Economic Recovery Feel Real for Hard Pressed People Commenting ahead of tomorrow’s budget Labour Youth Chairperson Ciaran Garrett said “Labour Youth has lobbied and campaigned vigorously in the run up to Budget 2015 for a pro-growth, pro-jobs and pro-equality budget. Although significant challenges still remain the economic indicators show that the Irish…