No Houdini Like Smokescreen to allow UK Unilateral action to end Backstop

Tonight in the European Parliament Marian expressed her concern that some reports on the ongoing Brexit negotiations had suggested possible unilateral action by the UK to end the Backstop.[more]

Marian Nominated for MEP of the Year Award

Today the nominations for MEP of the Year were unveiled and Marian is one of three nominees for the MEP of the Year covering Economic & Monetary Affairs, Taxation and Budget. She is the only Irish MEP to be nominated. [more]

Marian Secures Backing of European Parliament for Workers Made Redundant Due to BREXIT

In the European Parliament in Strasbourg, today Wednesday, January 16th, a huge majority supported a proposal from Independent MEP Marian Harkin, to expand the scope of the new EU Globalisation Fund to specifically include...[more]

Ireland Must be Firm on Backstop

The overwhelming vote to reject the proposed Brexit deal between the EU and the UK should not mean any dilution to the backstop which was essential to protecting Ireland’s future interests.[more]

‘Dress for Success’ in European Parliament

Fashion designer and business woman Sonya Lennon was in the European Parliament today, Tuesday, November 27th, with colleagues from the international charity ‘Dress for Success’ which she brought to Ireland in 2011 and is...[more]