Urgency Needed On COVID-19 Tests

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe has called for Ireland’s pharmaceutical sector be fully utilised to produce COVID-19 testing kits and materials His comments come as a million people around the world have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and a global shortage of material used in the testing process is resulting in significant […]

Fuel Allowance extension ‘the right thing to do’

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe has welcomed the announcement that the Fuel Allowance scheme is to be extended by four weeks, saying that “at this time of such uncertainty, this will remove a great worry for hundreds of thousands, especially older people who are now cocooning”. The scheme will now run […]

Great to see Tesco Ireland stepping up for Older People

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe has commended Tesco Ireland for confirming today that all customers over 65 can avail of a €30 minimum spend and a free delivery service through shopping online. Teachta Crowe said: “It is heartening to see that, amidst the disruption caused by Covid-19, there are some companies […]

Price gouging during Covid-19 emergency needs to be tackled – Seán Crowe TD

by Seán Crowe TD

16 March, 2020 – by Seán Crowe TD Sinn Féin Dublin South West TD Seán Crowe has called on caretaker Ministers for Justice Charlie Flanagan and Enterprise Minister Heather Humphreys to introduce stringent measures to stop price gouging and that there are still a number of matters to resolve to ensure families and workers are supported […]

Loss of SDCC outreach worker is impacting on homeless – Crowe

by Seán Crowe TD

Dublin South West TD, Seán Crowe, has stated that the loss of a South Dublin County Council Homeless Outreach Office over the last couple of months is having a huge negative impact on homeless and rough sleepers. The Sinn Féin TD said the delay in filling the vacant job means that a gap has opened […]

Crowe expresses disappointment at Killinarden land decision

by Seán Crowe TD

Dublin South West Sinn Féin TD, Seán Crowe, has expressed his disappointment and disgust that a majority of councillors on South Dublin County Council voted to support the sale of public land to a private developer to deliver housing in the Killinarden Heights area of Tallaght. Deputy Seán Crowe said: “This decision to agree the sale […]