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A political earthquake is underway, and a left government is possible if there is a large turn out

Parties of the left must have the same courage and ambition for change as the people In a statement this morning People Before Profit set out its final message to voters stating that “a political earthquake is underway that could … Continue reading A political earthquake is underway, and a left government is possible if there is a large turn out

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Gino Kenny TD slams Government and Health Minister for “chronic problems in the Health system that never seem to end”

Solidarity- People Before Profit TD Gino Kenny has slammed the government and Health Minister Simon Harris over the “chronic problems in the Heath system that never seem to end”. The TD for Dublin Mid-West said that despite regular promises and … Continue reading Gino Kenny TD slams Government and Health Minister for “chronic problems in the Health system that never seem to end”

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Welcome News That Cannabis-Based Products Are Now Available To Be Prescribed In Ireland

Gino Kenny TD welcomes news that cannabis-based products are now available to be prescribed in Ireland People Before Profit TD for Dublin Mid-West, Gino Kenny, has said that the news that medicinal cannabis products are available now to be prescribed … Continue reading Welcome News That Cannabis-Based Products Are Now Available To Be Prescribed In Ireland

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Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil & Greens united to vote for an increase in rents on the poorest people in our community.

Statement from People Before Profit Councillor Madeleine Johansson in regards to last nights SDCC budget which is controlled by the ruling group of FF/FG and the Green Party. Pretty shameful stuff from the alliance of the extreme centre. There were … Continue reading Fine Gael, Fianna Fáil & Greens united to vote for an increase in rents on the poorest people in our community.

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Child Waiting List “Shocking And An Indictment On Governments Performance On Health”

People Before Profit candidate says child waiting list “shocking and an indictment on governments performance on health” People Before Profit by-election candidate for Dublin Mid-West Kellie Sweeney has said that the revelations of child patient waiting list are shocking and … Continue reading Child Waiting List “Shocking And An Indictment On Governments Performance On Health”

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Campaigners for Medicinal Cannabis call for the immediate commencement of the Medical Cannabis Access Programme

Campaigners for medicinal cannabis have called on the government to give a definitive time frame for the commencement of the proposed Medical Cannabis Access Programme (MCAP). The programme was announced in late June. Legislation to underpin the programme for the … Continue reading Campaigners for Medicinal Cannabis call for the immediate commencement of the Medical Cannabis Access Programme

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HSE figures reveal Government is Breaking the Law in terms of Assessment of Need for thousands of vulnerable children.

In a statement Gino Kenny People Before Profit TD said figures he has received from the HSE following a Parliamentary Question (attached) on the numbers of children awaiting Assessment of Need, beyond the statutory (legally required) timeframe are “shocking”. The … Continue reading HSE figures reveal Government is Breaking the Law in terms of Assessment of Need for thousands of vulnerable children.

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Plans to change use of Newcastle building from a community centre to dwellings deemed “completely inappropriate”.

People Before Profit TD says: “The area desperately needs to retain the premises as a community resource.” Dublin Mid-West TD, Gino Kenny, has submitted an objection to the change of use of the existing building at 32 Ballynakelly Edge in … Continue reading Plans to change use of Newcastle building from a community centre to dwellings deemed “completely inappropriate”.

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High levels of air pollution in Palmerstown and Knockmitten, Clondalkin. Gino Kenny TD expresses alarm at the unsafe levels

Deputy Gino Kenny has expressed grave concern at the unsafe levels of air pollution in estates near to the M50 in Palmerstown and Clondalkin. The People Before Profit TD said that Traffic Infrastructure Ireland (TII) monitors a number of locations … Continue reading High levels of air pollution in Palmerstown and Knockmitten, Clondalkin. Gino Kenny TD expresses alarm at the unsafe levels

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Building Grassroots Activism In The Unions: PB Workshop For Trade Unionists – Sat October 5th

Workers are facing unprecedented attacks on their pay and conditions. Despite the growth in the economy, and with housing costs rising, many workers are denied a living wage. Growing numbers of young workers have insecure jobs. Research by People Before … Continue reading Building Grassroots Activism In The Unions: PB Workshop For Trade Unionists – Sat October 5th

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Medicinal Cannabis Symposium To Take Place This Saturday At The University Of Limerick

Organisers of a medicinal cannabis conference at Limerick University this Saturday 21st September have said they are delighted at the level of interest there has been in the event. Speakers at the sold out event include medical practitioners, parents, policy makers … Continue reading Medicinal Cannabis Symposium To Take Place This Saturday At The University Of Limerick

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Gino Kenny TD calls on the Irish government drop the appeal against the European Commission’s ruling on Apple Tax case

People Before Profit TD Gino Kenny has called on the government to drop its appeal of the landmark 2016 ruling by the European commission that found that the company Apple owed €14.3 billion to Ireland. Gino Kenny TD said: “It … Continue reading Gino Kenny TD calls on the Irish government drop the appeal against the European Commission’s ruling on Apple Tax case