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Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD


Aengus O Snodaigh

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Aengus Ó Snodaigh -
Chief Whip, Spokesperson on Culture, Heritage and Gaeltacht

Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD is one of two Sinn Féin candidates in the Dublin South Central constituency. He has been re-elected to the Dáil twice since being first elected in 2002. A fluent Irish speaker, Aengus lives in Bluebell with his wife Aisling and children. 

A committed community activist, Aengus has never shied from speaking his mind and being active on local and national issues, including campaigns to abolish water charges and the local property tax, Dearg le Fearg, reinstating the Christmas Bonus and keeping Ballyfermot's De La Salle School open.

He is currently Sinn Féin’s spokesperson on Social Protection and Party Whip. Aengus was successful in getting all-party support for his report opposing the downgrading of social welfare payments into a single lowest common denominator payment.

He introduced the first Gender Recognition Bill which successfully led to full gender recognition by the Irish state.

Aengus has been central to drafting and presenting Sinn Féin’s alternative, anti-austerity budgets, as well as publishing major policies on disability rights and opposing JobBridge. He has also introduced several Dáil motions to reverse government Social Welfare cuts effecting the elderly, disabled, lone parents and children in particular.

Statements (118)

Answers needed on confused preparation and failure to test at pilot live events - Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD11 June, 2021

Tuairisc an Choimisinéir - "Léiriú eile go bhfuil an Bille Teanga ró-lag" - Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD1 June, 2021

Soiléiriú agus scéim cúitimh de dhíth láithreach do Coláistí Samhraidh agus na Mná Tí - Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD25 May, 2021

Moore Street Report is not an endorsement of Hammerson plan - Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD6 May, 2021

Developer-led project for Moore St site would be viewed by future generations as state-sponsored vandalism - Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD30 April, 2021

Minister guilty of neglect with our music and events sector under threat - Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD30 April, 2021

Dissolving Digital Hub illogical - Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD27 April, 2021

Tá an Bille Teanga agus géarchéim na Gaeltachta anois ag brath ar an Aire agus Céim an Choiste thart – Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD19 April, 2021

Seachtain dhubh don Ghaeilge agus dearcadh frith-Ghaelach an stáit nochtaithe go soiléir – Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD16 April, 2021

Unanimous support for Moore Street Culture Quarter Bill - Aengus Ó Snodaigh TD24 March, 2021

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