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Kelly: Fuel poverty must be addressed

SDLP Spokesperson for Housing, Dolores Kelly MLA, has expressed her concern for the increasing prevalence of fuel poverty across NI. Echoing the concerns of the Pensioners Parliament, Ms Kelly has urged the Minister for Social Development to reassess his approach to tackling the problem:
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Dallat: A6 going nowhere

SDLP MLA for East Derry, John Dallat, has expressed his exasperation at the delay in the development of the A6. Addressing the Assembly, Mr Dallat continued his long support for the need to address this among other transport issues that affect the North West:
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McGlone calls on Minister to review cuts to farm safety campaign

SDLP MLA for Mid Ulster and Chair of the Assembly Enterprise Committee Patsy McGlone has said that the Health and Safety Executive will be devastated as a result of planned cuts and will become a shell of the current body.
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Bradley lends support to Community Transport Network

SDLP Newry and Armagh Dominic Bradley has backed Community Transport Network NI’s (CTNNI) campaign against proposed cuts that could affect its services to vulnerable people across Northern Ireland.
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Ramsey: Working Families Bill will rebalance parenting

SDLP MLA Pat Ramsey has welcomed the passage of the Working Families Bill. Speaking in the Assembly, Mr Ramsey highlighted the positive contribution the legislation would have on working families but articulated the need for the legislation to remain flexible and for businesses to be notified about the changes:
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