Seán Crowe TD urges people to shop local

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe TD has urged people to shop local as we enter the latest lockdown, saying that it is the smallest businesses that will be hit hardest during Level 5 and that we can do our bit to make sure that we are not left with empty shopfronts […]

PUP restoration welcome, but workers need certainty

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe has welcomed the restoration of €350 PUP rate, but said that workers need certainty and reassurances that the Government will not reinstate the cut and leave workers vulnerable to whimsical shifts in Government policy. Teachta Crowe said: “The reversal in the Government’s decision to cut the […]

Budget 2021 ‘lacks fairness and ambition for workers and families’

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe has described Budget 2021 as a missed opportunity, saying that there was no relief for people who saw their PUP payment cut, no relief for renters, no right to a pension at 65, nothing delivered for families paying the highest childcare costs in Europe, and little […]

Injunction against Debenhams workers only strengthens their argument

by Seán Crowe TD

Sinn Féin TD for Dublin South West Seán Crowe has said that the injunction granted against the Debenhams workers’ pickets today only strengthened the argument that the Duffy Cahill report’s recommendations be enacted and the Debenhams workers paid their proper redundancy. Teachta Crowe said that the decision today highlights the scale of the fight that […]