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 an indictment of the governments performance on health”. Ms Sweeney who is a qualified nurse…

By-Elections: A Chance To Challenge The FF-FF Alliance

Next week, a writ will be moved in the Dail for four by-elections which will probably take place at the end of November. The constituencies concerned are Dublin Mid West. Wexford, Fingal, and Cork North Central. People Before Profit has nominated Kellie Sweeney to contest Dublin Mid-West. Kellie is a registered nurse who founded the…

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 first time gave Irish-based medical practitioners legal and medical direction to prescribe specific medical cannabis…