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Dessie Ellis TD


Dessie Ellis

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Dessie Ellis - Spokesperson on Drug addiction

Dessie Ellis is your Sinn Féin TD for Dublin North West. He was first elected to Leinster House in February 2011, after serving as a Dublin City Councillor since 1999. He has worked full-time for the people of the Dublin North West constituency ever since.

Dessie is a lifelong republican and a community activist. He is a qualified technician and was previously as a trade union shop steward. In his constituency of Dublin North West, Dessie works on behalf of local residents to resolve issues related to housing and transport - areas which are under significant threat from the austerity policies of the current government.

Dessie has a strong record of contributions in Dáil Eireann, with his contributions far exceeding that of the average number per TD. Dessie is a member of the Joint Policing Committee, Finglas Safety Forum, Ballymun Safety Forum and the Finglas/Cabra Drugs Task Force. He also regularly attends various tenants, residents and community association meetings as an elected representative for the area.

Constituency Office details/Clinic times: Full time Constituency office. Open to Public 9.30am to 12.30 pm Monday to Friday and Monday,Wednesday and Friday 2.00 to 4.00pm. 

Axis Centre, Ballymun 6pm to 7pm Thursdays. 


Statements (441)

Government needs to clarify position on Rural Transport Network – Ellis15 June, 2011

Ellis welcomes terms of reference for Taxi Review8 June, 2011

Jobs and first class services must be at heart of decision on capital projects – Ellis1 June, 2011

Ellis welcomes belated review of taxi legislation18 May, 2011

Taxi drivers and customers must be protected with strong legislation – Ellis17 May, 2011

Carey’s order for Corrib gas pipeline an act of disgraceful political cynicism – Ellis19 April, 2011

Ellis calls for guarantee of funding for Drugs Task Forces14 April, 2011

Rachel Peavoy should have been housed long ago – Ellis7 April, 2011

Community Service Bill makes sense – Ellis7 April, 2011

Thousands face removal from housing waiting lists as a result of new income thresholds22 March, 2011

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