Posts by Seán Crowe TD

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Crowe stands with striking school secretaries

by Seán Crowe TD

Dublin South West Sinn Féin TD, Seán Crowe, has said that he stands with striking school secretaries and that the Department of Education must engage critically with them to meet their needs. Friday morning, thousands of school secretaries across the country will be going on strike before beginning an indefinite work-to-rule action until their modest […]

Crowe welcomes lifting of blood donation ban

by Seán Crowe TD

Dublin South West TD, Seán Crowe, has welcomed the news that the Irish Blood Transfusion Service (IBTS) have lifted the ban on people who were resident in the North and Britain during the vCJD, or ‘Mad cow disease’ crisis, donating blood in this State. The Sinn Féin TD has called on the IBTS to also […]

Children suffering due to government’s housing policies

by Seán Crowe TD

Dublin South West TD, Seán Crowe, has said that the Minister for Housing, Eoghan Murphy, is not up to the task of solving the housing and homelessness crisis in Ireland. The Sinn Féin TD said that it was children and their families who were suffering because of his inaction. Deputy Seán Crowe said: “The latest […]

Crowe supports call for greater investment in apprenticeships schemes

by Seán Crowe TD

Dublin South West TD, Seán Crowe, has supported demands from the National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) for greater investment in apprenticeships to help halve long term youth unemployment by 2020. New figures released to the NYCI show that there are currently 6,000 long term unemployed young people in the state. In its 2020 pre-Budget […]

Sinn Féin TDs call on government to help save Markievicz Cottage

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TDs Seán Crowe and Aengus Ó Snodaigh have called on the government and Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council to intervene to save, preserve, and possibly restore Countess Markievicz’s summer cottage in Ticknock, County Dublin. The cottage, just off the Blackglen Road, was originally owned by Constance Markievicz and her husband Count Casimir Markievicz and […]