SDLP put forward positive solutions to Council financial crisis
Posted on 30/07/2020 by Cllr Ryan Wilson
SDLP Workers Rights Spokesperson, Councillor Ryan Wilson said that while it is clear there is a financial crisis in all Councils, ratepayers or council staff should not bear the brunt, through rates hikes or forced redundancies.
SDLP Social Justice Spokesperson Mark H Durkan has urged charities who missed out on the first funding round of the Charities Fund, to apply for emergency funding once the scheme reopens on Monday 3 August.
Durkan urges Minister to scrap the 6 Month Rule for terminally ill welfare claimants
Posted on 29/07/2020 by Mark H Durkan MLA
SDLP Social Justice Spokesperson, Mark H Durkan MLA has renewed the SDLP’s call to scrap the six month rule for terminally ill welfare claimants. He has urged Minister Ní Chuilín to act as a matter of priority.