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WATER CRISIS IS A RURAL ISSUE

‘’The government must put a national plan in place to deal with the consequences of the ongoing drought’’, RENUA Ireland leader John Leahy has warned. The RENUA Ireland leader said; ‘’We are not at crisis point yet, but now is the moment where we must ensure a crisis is avoided. Our political masters must also […]

BUDGET MUST PRIORITIZE TAX CUTS NOT HIDING RUNAWAY SPENDING

LEO MUST LEARN THAT NO TAX CUT IS A BAD TAX CUT ‘’Inept ministers cannot be allowed to gobble up the small and already insufficient amount of money set aside for tax cuts’’, RENUA Ireland leader John Leahy has warned. The RENUA Ireland leader said ‘’we are particularly concerned that any budgetary over-spend in the […]

MODEST PROSPERITY IS A MYTH INDEED FOR WORKING PEOPLE

‘’The recent attempt by Regina Doherty to seize child benefit from working people is indicative of how separate the government is from the lives of the people’’; RENUA Ireland has warned. Commenting on the escalating pre-budget negotiations the party said ‘‘What is of even greater concern is the attempt of this government and of FG […]

MINISTER DONOHOE LEAVE PLUCKY PENSION SAVERS ALONE

‘’Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe should leave plucky private sector workers who are saving for their pensions alone’’ RENUA Ireland has said. The party was commenting on the minister’s ‘hint’ that he believes the tax relief on pension contributions is “generous”. Currently hundreds of thousands of workers receive tax relief at the top rate on payments […]

LYNN BAIL RELEASE MAKES A MOCKERY OF THE ELECTORATE

THE STATUS OF THE FAMILY DOG SHOULD NOT DECIDE THE RIGHT TO LIBERTY ‘’The derelict state of our bail regime is epitomized by the release of the celebrity thief Michael Lynn’’; RENUA Ireland has claimed. Commenting on his release the party claimed; ‘’Every failure of the Irish Courts system is writ large in this individual’s […]

CURRENT ZERO HOURS LEGISLATION WILL CREATE ZERO JOBS AND COST US JOBS

‘’The governments new ‘Zero Hours’ legislation is a snooper’s charter which will lose rather than protect jobs’’, RENUA Ireland has claimed. The party said ‘’One again, as is so typical of government, legislation that which should improve the work experience for every-one has turned into a proscriptive bureaucrat’s charter. The proposals to constrain employers in […]

GOVERNMENT HAS FAILED WORKING PEOPLE – LEAHY

A state has failed if it cannot adequately house all sections of society particularly those who get up early to go to work,” Offaly County Councillor John Leahy  has warned. He said: ‘’The government continues to inadequately explain how it is that a state which could build 80,000 houses a year when we had no […]