Firing Parents to Employ their Children No Solution to Jobs Crisis

Firing parents to employ their children at half their wages was no solution and the EU Youth Guarantee proposal should not be seen as an opportunity to abuse young people.[more]

News Article, Employment

‘Drivers’ of our export recovery under threat

Minister Pascal Donohue should withdraw his ultimatum for the hauliers and get down to the business of ensuring a viable future for the haulage industry. This was stated by Marian Harkin, Independent MEP For Midlands, North &...[more]

News Article

Tubbercurry moves Questioned by Harkin

When a major farmer owned co-operative takes a decision to move from a small rural town to a significantly bigger urban area, it reveals the difficulty facing those seeking to maintain the economic and social fabric of rural...[more]

News Article, Agriculture, Employment

Harkin Urges Health Policy on Vision

Five people go blind in Ireland every week and more than half of all blindness is preventable[more]

News Article, Health

EU Cross Border Healthcare Directive might help ease Outpatient Waiting List

Recent figures have shown that 111,208 people are on a waiting lists in Cavan, Monaghan, Galway, Louth, Donegal, Mayo, Meath, Sligo, Leitrim, Roscommon, Offaly, Laois & Westmeath.[more]

News Article, Health

Hear Marian's Views

Use the Playlist to watch the videos and hear Marian's views on a range of topics, or click on the following subject choices: Agriculture, Banks, Irish Energy Policy, European Globalisation Fund, Funding, Irish Country Markets, Supporting Family Carers, Pylons and High Voltage Power Lines, Disability, Social Europe, Sustainable Development, Jobs, The Euro, Women in Politics, Supporting Communities,  and more...............

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Marian on EMS and Recapitalisation of Irish Banks. Click on the video above to hear Marian.