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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 […]

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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 […]

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LABOUR YOUTH LAUNCHES BUDGET 2015 SUBMISSION

LABOUR YOUTH LAUNCHES SUBMISSION FOR BUDGET 2015 Labour Youth has officially launched its pre-budget submission for Budget 2015. The submission proposes increasing the minimum wage to €10 an hour, introducing a financial transaction tax, reforming the income taxation system, and overhauling VAT rates to make them more progressive. Labour Youth Chairperson, Ciaran Garrett, commented: “Our […]

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