End of bail-out a fantasy- while debt mountain remains, Troika will suck our blood for many Halloween’s to come

PBPA Finance Spokesperson to challenge Troika over so called bail-out “exit” at meeting today End of bail-out a mirage and fantasy – while debt mountain remains, Troika will suck our blood for many Halloween’s to come, says TD People Before...

31st October 2013

Richard Boyd Barrett TD proposed amendment to Bill calling for reversal of cuts to Medical Card Entitlements

Richard Boyd Barrett TD last night brought an amendment to a bill proposed by Fianna Fail. This amendment called for a reversal of all cuts to the Medical Card Entitlements. The original Motion made no such call and this was...

24th October 2013

Government’s Social Housing policy is a disgrace and a shambles

Richard Boyd Barrett calls for an emergency programme of social housing and an end to massive subsidies for landlords At Minister’s Questions in the Dail this afternoon, Richard Boyd Barrett TD, lambasted the Minister for Housing for failing to deal...

23rd October 2013

People Before Profit TD says pensioners protests should continue and unite with young people and force reversal of inhumane cuts

Richard Boyd Barrett TD submits amendments to Dail private members business this evening calling for reversal of budget cuts by this current government and last government Speaking after the protests by pensioners this afternoon where thousands took to the streets...

22nd October 2013

Protest Rally Against Cuts Affecting Senior Citizens

Message from the Irish Senior Citizens Parliament: Since Budget Day it has become clear that the old, the sick, the poor and young people who are unemployed have been worse affected. Older People have been affected by the further reduction...

21st October 2013