Burton to come under pressure at Labour Party conference

Burton to come under pressure at Labour Party conference

The Labour Party will be pushed to reverse the dole cut for under 25's this weekend as up to 1,000 supporters gather in Kerry for the national conference.

Deputy leader and Social Protection Minister Joan Burton is likely to come under pressure to reverse the cut announced in last month's budget.

Other motions to be tabled will call on the Labour ministers to secure more policies in Government while cuts to medical cards will also be debated, with a demand for a card for all cancer patients expected.


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