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Matt Carthy MEP


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Matt Carthy lives in Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan with his wife Lynn and their five children. Matt has been a Sinn Féin MEP for the Midlands Northwest Constituency since 2014, having previously been a member of Monaghan County Council, and Carrickmacross Town Council. He is a member of the European Parliaments’ Agriculture & Rural Affairs and Economic & Monetary Affairs Committees.

Matt is fighting for:

  • Jobs, infrastructure and services for rural Ireland
  • A radically reformed EU that works for the people
  • Supports for families in mortgage distress
  • Measures for banks & corporations to pay their share of taxes
  • Giving ordinary working people a break by addressing the cost of living crisis and improving wages
  • A fair deal for Irish family farmers
  • A United Ireland

And against:

  • Brexit and any hardening of the border in Ireland
  • The further transfer of powers to Brussels
  • More stealth taxes on Irish families
  • Cuts to local services
  • Dangerous EU trade deals
  • The creation of an EU army

10 Monaghan St
Co Monaghan

Tel: 0429674001
opening hours: 10 am - 6 pm Monday to Friday
email: [email protected] or [email protected]

Statements (966)

Speaking at Magill, Carthy urges Government to withdraw Hogan nomination for EU Commissioner25 July, 2014

Matt Carthy MEP seeks clarity from Regling on Irish Bank recapitalisation23 July, 2014

Matt Carthy MEP urges Taoiseach to reconsider Commission Nomination22 July, 2014

Carthy calls for rejection of TTIP - Hits out at parties who gave up Veto15 July, 2014

Carthy invites people to attend Sinn Féin leadership public meeting in Carrick-on-Shannon8 July, 2014

Family Farmers central to future of Rural Ireland - Matt Carthy MEP3 July, 2014

Irish Government has participated in "a secret carve up "of Europe's top jobs - Matt Carthy MEP2 July, 2014

Sinn Fein's four MEPs take mandate for change to Europe1 July, 2014

Government should look outside usual old boys club when choosing EU Commissioner - Matt Carthy MEP1 July, 2014

Sinn Féin MEP's show solidarity with Palestinian prisoners on Hunger Strike20 June, 2014


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