Welcome for Dáil passage of our Bill to extend unpaid leave

Welcome for Dáil passage of our Bill to extend unpaid leave

00The Social Democrats have welcomed the passage tonight through the Dáil of our Bill to extend unpaid parental leave for working parents. The Parental Leave (Amendment) Bill 2017 allows parents to take a total of six months (26 weeks) unpaid leave from their jobs...
Serious questions in Cervical Check crisis require immediate answers

Serious questions in Cervical Check crisis require immediate answers

00Social Democrats co-leader Róisín Shortall TD has said that serious questions remain following today’s cabinet meeting on the Cervical Check crisis and that the public should not have to wait until the outcome of a formal investigation to get answers. Deputy...