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Dessie Ellis TD


Dessie Ellis

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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 must ensure completion of Ballymun Regeneration - Ellis6 March, 2012

Minister Kelly needs to clarify position of former republican prisoners – Ellis29 February, 2012

Taxi industry reform must deal effectively with oversupply – Ellis29 February, 2012

Ellis calls on government to look at repossession policies in light of Supreme Court ruling28 February, 2012

Sinn Féin TD summoned to court over participation in industrial action24 February, 2012

Minister must intervene to ensure that St Michael's Estate can proceed safely – Ellis21 February, 2012

Ellis welcomes introduction of Family Home Protection Bill3 February, 2012

NAMA leasing is not good deal for state or those in need of housing – Ellis2 February, 2012

Ellis welcomes overdue taxi industry report and calls for robust legislation1 February, 2012

Ellis ejected from Dáil as he defends EBS workers16 December, 2011

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