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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 (905)

Matt Carthy calls for increased engagement as seaweed harvesting company sold9 May, 2014

Matt Carthy calls for VAT exemption for mountain rescue teams8 May, 2014

Legrain comments point to failure of outgoing MEPs to stand up for Irish interests – Matt Carthy7 May, 2014

Thomas Byrne needs to take a deep breath and calm down – Matt Carthy6 May, 2014

No accident that counties with lowest jobs investment are in Midlands Northwest – Matt Carthy6 May, 2014

Future of rural Ireland depends on strong network of family farms – Matt Carthy2 May, 2014

Tackling poverty in Ireland and EU depends on ending austerity – Matt Carthy1 May, 2014

Time almost up for government on Carbon Tax increase – Matt Carthy29 April, 2014

Clarity needed on Setanta Insurance situation – Matt Carthy28 April, 2014

Island population depends on retaining Aran Island air services – Matt Carthy25 April, 2014


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