Labour Party

JOAN BURTON TAKES LEADERS’ QUESTIONS

9 February 2012

Leaders’ Questions – Feb 9th 2012, taken by Labour Deputy Leader Joan Burton which saw questions on retirements from the civil service and the international bond market.

JOAN BURTON SPEAKS AT DAIL PRIVATE MEMBERS TIME

2 November 2011

Dáil Éireann Private Members’ Counter Motion Minister Joan Burton 2 November 2011   Introduction I am interested and intrigued that Fianna Fail has finally raised the issue of social welfare covered by this motion. However, it is deeply hypocritical that the very party that did so much to bring this country to the point of … Continue reading Joan Burton Speaks At Dail Private Members Time

DUBLIN WEST SUPPORTS MICHAEL D. FOR PRESIDENT

10 October 2011

Minister Joan Burton and Michael D. Higgins, at the Custom’s House submitting his  Presidential nomination papers.   Michael D.’s vision for the Presidency  I believe our country is full of potential. I believe that Ireland can, and must, emerge from this present crisis with a more responsible model of our economy and society. We need … Continue reading Dublin West Supports Michael D. for President