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Eastwood welcomes Tusk commitment to Ireland

SDLP Leader Colum Eastwood welcomed the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk’s commitment to protecting Ireland's interests in the Brexit negotiations following his meeting with An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar.
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Hanna: Direct Rule Budget puts the DUP in the Driving Seat

Speaking after the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland made a written statement on the budget for Northern Ireland. SDLP Finance Spokesperson Claire Hanna said the budget presented more questions than answers.
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Kelly welcomes High Court ruling on legacy funding

SDLP Legacy Spokesperson Dolores Kelly MLA has welcomed a High Court Judgment which rules that Arlene Foster acted unlawfully in blocking funding for the Lord Chief Justice’s plan for dealing with legacy inquests.
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Mallon: The British Government must come clean on secret talks with the DUP

SDLP Deputy Leader Nichola Mallon MLA has reiterated her call for the British Government to publish in full the details of the secret meetings between them and the DUP.
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McNulty: 170 years after first tricolour flies we must meet its ideals

SDLP Reconciliation spokesperson Justin McNulty MLA has said that on the 170th anniversary of the Irish tricolour, we must all do more to live up to its ideals and reconcile people throughout the island. Mr McNulty said that the retrenchment of politics in the North cannot be allowed to lead to a sectarian recession of our communities.
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