Why I’m standing in the 2016 General Election 


  • Reform of Ireland’s rental and planning systems to improve housing for everyone.
  • Access to efficient, regular and safe public transport.
  • Tackling climate change and realising a greener Ireland.
  • State-funded childcare so that parents can balance work and family.
  • Equal access to education, regardless of religious, social or cultural background.
  • Real support for refugees and an end to direct provision.
  • Easier access to GPs and medication to reduce hospital admissions.
  • Helping people to continue living in their own homes as they get older.
  • Preserving green spaces and parks for all to enjoy.
  • More step-down care places to free up hospital beds.
  • Ensuring pensions keep pace with inflation.