Adams announces party portfolios
Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams has announced the portfolio responsibilities for each of his party’s TDs.
Speaking from Leinster House today Mr Adams said:
“Sinn Féin is putting forward a first class team to shadow the Government and hold them to account.
“I have every confidence that this enhanced Sinn Féin team will play a constructive role in this Dáil.
“Our priority will be to protect those on low and middle incomes, defend Ireland’s national interests and promote Irish unity.”
Sinn Féin Dáil team – March 2011:
· Gerry Adams – Party Leader, shadowing Taoiseach
· Mary Lou McDonald – Deputy leader and Spokesperson on Public Expenditure and Reform
· Aengus Ó Snodaigh – Spokesperson on Social Protection and Party Whip
· Pearse Doherty – Spokesperson on Finance
· Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin – Spokesperson on Health and Children
· Padraig MacLochlainn – Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs and Trade
· Peadar Toibin – Spokesperson on Enterprise, Jobs and Innovation and An Gaeltacht
· Jonathan O Brien – Spokesperson on Justice, Equality and Defence
· Martin Ferris – Spokesperson on Communications, Energy and Natural Resources
· Sean Crowe – Spokesperson on Education and skills
· Brian Stanley – Spokesperson on Environment, Community and Local Government
· Micheal Colreavy – Spokesperson on Agriculture, Food and Marine
· Dessie Ellis – Spokesperson on Transport and Housing
· Sandra McLellan – Spokesperson on Arts, Heritage, Tourism and Sport