GLEN pays tribute to Joan Burton TD as she steps down as leader of the Labour Party

10 May 2016

As Tánaiste and Leader of the Labour Party, Joan Burton provided critically important leadership on LGBT equality issues throughout the last Government which was one of the most progressive Governments in the history of the State for LGBT people.

Deputy Joan Burton has been a staunch ally and a consistent defender of LGBT rights over many years in the Oireachtas and in Government.