News Article, Agriculture

Independent MEP Welcomes Renua Public Procurement Plan

The policy on Public Procurement launched by Renua this week has been warmly welcomed by Independent MEP Marian Harkin.[more]

News Article

No Medals for Irish Government on Discriminatory Treatment of Young People with Disabilities

“In the same week as we are celebrating the achievements of the Special Olympians in Los Angeles and Team Ireland´s outstanding medal wins, it is incredible to think that at the same time the Irish Government is excluding young...[more]

News Article, Employment, Disability Rights

U-turn by ECB on Oireachtas Appearance but Draghi will respond to Irish MEPs

In a further twist of the 'will they/won´t they attend' saga, the ECB have now withdrawn their offer for Vice President Vitor Constâncio to attend an Oireachtas Committee meeting to engage in an informal exchange of views on...[more]

News Article, Euro/Finance

Teagasc Survey Raises Serious Questions on Government Policy

The fact that 25,000 farm households have been deemed in a Teagasc report, issued today Tuesday July 14th, to be economically vulnerable, that 84%of farms in the west are not economically viable and that 50% of farmers in the...[more]

News Article, Agriculture

Constituency Clinics

August 19th

Abbeyleix: Abbeyleix Manor Hotel @ 6pm Portlaoise: Portlaoise Heritage Hotel @ 7.30pm

August 20th

Naas: Naas Community Centre @5pm Newbridge: The Keadeen Hotel @ 6.30pm

August 21st

Birr: Dooly's Hotel @5pm Tullamore: Bridge House Hotel @ 6.30pm

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Speaking on Copyright issue. Click on the video above to hear Marian.