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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 (975)

Cautious welcome for independent investigation into undergrounding of powerlines – Carthy28 January, 2014

Funding must be provided to flood-stricken areas without delay – Carthy24 January, 2014

Enda Kenny’s comments on emigration a disgrace – Carthy23 January, 2014

MEP candidate Carthy expresses deep concern at reports that European Commission to back fracking15 January, 2014

Carthy calls on Coveney to intervene as industrial action by agricultural officers looms14 January, 2014

Carthy welcomes An Bord Pleanála decision on Offaly wind farm9 January, 2014

EU funding for storm damage should be applied for immediately – Carthy8 January, 2014

Barrosso comments expose failures of Ireland’s ‘yes men’ in Europe20 December, 2013

EirGrid have again failed to listen to communities - Matt Carthy17 December, 2013

Matt Carthy supports apprentices in campaign against flat-rate fee10 December, 2013


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