Minister of State Alex White, Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore and Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton at a Labour Party press conference to call for a Yes vote in the forthcoming referendum on the Abolition of the Seanad and the creation of a Civil Court of Appeal. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Tánaiste Éamon Gilmore has dismissed the notion that the Government is engaged in a power grab in the referendum to scrap the Seanad.Launching Labour’(...)