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GOVERNMENT POLICY OF LIGHT TOUCH REGULATION OF FACEBOOK MUST END

Renua Ireland has warned that; ‘’the current government policy of light touch regulation for Facebook and social media must end’’. The party said; ‘’Ireland when it comes to regulation of the internet is in real danger of repeating the mistakes made when it came to the light touch regulation of the banks in the Celtic […]

BREEN AND VARADKAR MUST PROVIDE FULL ACCOUNTABILTY OVER BROADBAND

‘’The ongoing failure of Junior Minister Pat Breen to provide full disclosure on his role in the Mc Court controversy is unsustainable and unacceptable’’, RENUA Ireland has said. The party said; ‘’Mr Breen has ongoing and serious questions to answer; questions that would be asked and answered in any functioning democracy. And if that causes […]

STATE SPONSORED BETRAYAL OF WORKING FAMILIES ON HOUSING MUST BE TACKLED

RENUA Ireland leader John Leahy has warned that the current; ‘’state sponsored betrayal of working families must be tackled and called out’’. Mr Leahy said; ‘’A state that cannot house its people has failed and a party that cannot house our people is politically bankrupt. The appalling spectacle, at a time of housing unavailability where […]

HSE LEAVES YES MINISTER LOOKING LIKE POLITICS AS NORMAL

RENUA Ireland leader John Leahy has noted that; ‘’the ongoing triumph of the bureaucrats within the HSE leaves the world of Yes Minister looking entirely normal’’. The RENUA Ireland leader was commenting on revelations that as the amount of nurses and doctors in the HSE tumble the amount of senior managers has risen to 1,329 […]

WE NEED TO RECREATE THE SPIRIT OF THE LAND LEAGUE

Renua Ireland leader John Leahy has said ‘’Irish politicians must recreate the spirit of the Land League to deal with housing profiteers and rack-renters’’. Commenting on the systemic scale of the Irish housing crisis Mr Leahy said; ‘’Politicians must unite to challenge the plans of our state banks to get into bed with vultures of […]

NEW PENSION PLAN WILL TURN INTO STEALTH TAX IF WE ARE NOT CAREFUL

RENUA Ireland leader John Leahy has warned the governments new pension plan; ‘’will turn into a stealth tax if it is not monitored closely’’. Commenting on proposals by Social Protection Minister Regina Doherty that a new scheme will see workers contributing up to 6pc of their wages to a private pension, with that amount matched […]

DUBLIN CIVIC UNREST ONLY THE END OF THE BEGINNING

RENUA Ireland have warned the current civic unrest is a powder keg waiting to explode. Party leader John Leahy warned; ‘’Ireland is sitting on a powder-keg when it comes to housing. Critically affordable housing is at the heart of this crisis. Once again, on this issue, low to middle paid workers are the forgotten people. […]

CELEBRATIONS OF TRUMP CANCELLATION ARE CONTEMPTIBLE

RENUA Ireland leader Cllr. John Leahy have slammed the celebrations that have surrounded the cancellation of the visit of Donald Trump. Mr Leahy said ‘’The soft Students Union Sociology style politics that have dominated the response to President Trump are contemptible. They are also cowardly. Politicians such as Aodhan O’Riordan who shout loudest about Trump […]

RENUA Ireland SUPPORTS GARDAI IN EVICTION ROW

RENUA Ireland would like to offer our full support to the Gardai involved in the eviction stand-off in Dublin. The party leader John Leahy said; ‘’The politically opportunistic attacks on the Gardai who dealt so competently with a very difficult situation are a disgrace. Gardai are entitled to protect themselves from Facebook and internet warriors […]