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Threat of Brexit squeezing North’s economy

The threat of withdrawal from the European Union is having a real terms effect on the North’s fragile economy according to SDLP Economy Spokesperson Patsy McGlone MLA.
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McGlone calls on Invest NI to address concerns over sponsorship of pro-Brexit event

The SDLP Economy spokesperson and former DETI chair Patsy McGlone has criticised Invest NI after it was revealed it had sponsored a pro-Brexit event in London, at which a prominent supporter of the Vote Leave campaign was the sole speaker.
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McDonnell calls for devolution of voting age powers

SDLP Leader Dr Alasdair McDonnell MP has called on David Cameron to ensure that 16 and 17 year olds are given a vote in any future referendum on membership of the European Union and in all Northern Ireland elections.
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Attwood: Irish Parliament ‘absolutely right’ on London EU negotiations

SDLP West Belfast MLA Alex Attwood has said a Dáil committee was absolutely right to assert that Dublin must have it's say on London plans to withdraw from Europe.
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Ritchie welcomes Minister’s commitment to end Roaming Charges

SDLP South Down MP Margaret Ritchie has welcomed a confirmation by the Minister for Culture, Communications and Creative Industries that summer 2015 “should be the last summer when the average consumer pays roaming charges” in a response to a question she tabled.
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