Croke Park News 2013


IMPACT and other unions to fight FEMPI

IMPACT and other unions are to campaign for the repeal of the Fiscal Emergency Measures in the Public Interest (FEMPI) Act, which imposes pay cuts and other measures on members of public service unions that reject the Haddington Road agreement. This follows a unanimous decision taken at the Irish Congress of Trade Unions’ biennial delegate conference in Belfast yesterday (Thursday).


Management proposals “no basis” for Croke Park extension

IMPACT and other unions have said that a deal to extend the Croke Park agreement would not be possible on the basis of the entire package of proposals tabled by public service management at the opening of talks yesterday (Monday).