Government cannot stand idly by while 400 skilled jobs and vital skills goes to the wall

PBPA TD joins Lufthansa Technik Airmotive workers at Dail to call for Government action to save engine maintenance and overhaul industry from extinction Government cannot stand idly by while 400 skilled jobs and vital skills goes to the wall Richard...

30th January 2014

Lufthansa workers to demonstrate at Dail tomorrow

Workers to hand in letter of appeal to Minister urging intervention to save skilled jobs and strategic industry Workers at Lufthansa Tecknik Airmotive based in Rathcoole in Dublin will demonstrate at the Dáil tomorrow 30th January at 9.30am and will...

29th January 2014

Suggestions of pay increases and bonuses for bank executives a disgrace

Suggestions of pay increases and bonuses for bank executives a disgrace said People before Profit TD Pillar banks bailed out by the public should remain in public control with strict pay-caps In a statement this afternoon Richard Boyd Barrett TD...

28th January 2014

Richard Boyd Barrett TD quizzes John Tierney of Irish Water in Dail Environment Committee hearing

Richard Boyd Barrett TD, People Before Profit Alliance quizzes John Tierney of Irish Water during Meeting of the Joint Committee on the Environment, Culture and the Gaeltacht, Tuesday, 14 January 2014.

24th January 2014

People Before Profit TD supports campaign by parents of children with sensory disabilities to protect visiting teacher service

People Before Profit TD, Richard Boyd Barrett on foot of representations from parents and teachers submitted a parliamentary question asking for reassurances from Minister for Education, Ruairi Quinn, that there will be no cuts to the visiting teacher service for...

23rd January 2014

People Before Profit TD appeals for intervention from Jobs Minister to save strategic jet engine overhaul industry as 400 job losses loom

In the Dáil this morning, Richard Boyd Barrett TD appealed to the Minister for Jobs, Richard Bruton to intervene to protect the jobs and associated skills of Lufthansa workers as he believes this is a strategically important industry with considerable...

23rd January 2014