Budget proposals to make corporations pay rejected by councillors.

A proposal by Solidarity councillors in South Dublin supported by People Before Profit has been rejected by the majority of councillors. The proposal would have seen an increase in rates of 33% for any rate-payer paying over €500 000 in rates. This includes predominantly large multinational corporations located in the large centres such as Grange…

Gino Kenny TD To Hold Press Conference On Wednesday Nov 7th With Parents Of Children That Need Access To Medicinal Cannabis

People Before Profit TD Gino Kenny will hold a press conference on Wednesday 7th November with parents of children who need access to medicinal cannabis. The press conference will be held in the Boardroom of Buswell’s Hotel on Molesworth Street at 10am. Deputy Kenny will be joined by Vera Twomey, Danielle Davis, Hannah Deacon, Callie Blackwell, Karen Gray (Bios…

Presidential Election: A Poor Campaign And A Disturbing Result

People Before Profit acknowledges the achievement of Michael D Higgins in winning a second term as President. However, the Presidential campaign and its result is no cause for celebration, quite the contrary. Overall it was a dismal campaign with an appallingly low level of political debate. There was a striking failure of any of the…