Posts by Seán Crowe TD

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Government must act on Promised Parental Leave

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe has backed calls on the Government to prioritise introducing the three weeks’ Parent’s Leave and Benefit which was promised in the Budget almost four months ago, saying that families cannot be forced to wait any longer and that the Government must act now. Teachta Crowe said: […]

Special Education provision failure down to Government

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe has said that the Government has consistently failed to prepare contingency plans throughout the COVID pandemic and that this was typified by the failure by the Department of Education to provide special education since the Christmas break. Teachta Crowe said that it was vulnerable students with […]

There can be no shortcuts or oiling the hinges in the Vaccination Programme

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe has said that it is vitally important that the vaccination programme be as open and transparent as possible, saying that we can’t adopt a mickey mouse, amateur approach. Speaking in the Dáil this morning during Questions to the Minister for Health on the vaccine programme, Teachta […]

Student nurses and midwives deserve fair pay

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe has said that the Government has demonstrated a complete lack of compassion, understanding and gratitude to student nurses and midwives. The Government has chosen not to oppose a Sinn Féin motion on the pay conditions of the more than 4,500 student nurses and midwives who have […]

Vaccines save lives

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe has said that the impending roll out of the COVID-19 vaccine will be one of the most important public health projects in the history of the state and that take this opportunity to stamp out COVID and return to as much of the old normality that […]