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Eastwood: Prime Minister affirms ignorance of principle of consent

SDLP Leader Colum Eastwood has said that Theresa May’s speech to the Conservative Party Conference is a clear response to the First and deputy First Minister’s weak letter on Brexit and a clear rejection of the principle of consent.
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McGrath: First Minister should not bend the knee to Tories

SDLP South Down MLA Colin McGrath has called on the First Minister to stand up for the people of Northern Ireland by standing against the crippling austerity and narrow isolationist agenda of the Conservative Party.
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Attwood: Talks must happen without doubt, delay or impediment

Responding to the statement from First Minister Peter Robinson MLA saying that the DUP would ‘not be engaging in the directly related discussions regarding the Past’ until the now delayed Hallett Report is published, Talks negotiator Alex Attwood said that Talks must happen without doubt, delay or impediment
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Rogers: DUP petition of concern a 'slap in the face' for public servants

SDLP South Down MLA Seán Rogers has said the DUP’s petition of concern against the Civil Service Compensation scheme is a ‘slap in the face’ to every public servant in the north.
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