Tuesday 24th April 2012 SDLP Welfare Spokesperson Mark H Durkan has said the Social Development Minister’s refusal to undertake an annual review of the indexation of defined benefit pensions will see people’s pensions being reduced by up to 15% in value.
Tuesday 24th April 2012 SDLP South Down MP Margaret Ritchie has expressed concern about a proposed move by Home Secretary Theresa May to introduce the Communications Capabilities Development Programme which will enable the security services to have increased access to internet data.
Tuesday 24th April 2012 SDLP Foyle MLA Pat Ramsey has welcomed the new Higher Education Strategy announced by the Employment and Learning Minister in the Assembly today, but has said that the basis of what is deemed 'economically important' qualifications needs to be widened to compliment the growing culture and Agri-foods industry throughout the North.
Tuesday 24th April 2012 An SDLP member of Stormont’s Public Accounts Committee has called for a complete reappraisal of how public transport is delivered in the North of Ireland.
Tuesday 24th April 2012 SDLP West Tyrone MLA Joe Byrne this week has praised the work of various departments for their speedy response to his concerns in relation to Victoria Bridge Strabane.
Tuesday 24th April 2012 SDLP Foyle MLA Pat Ramsey has called on RAAD to lift the death threat on a man in Derry.