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Maurice Quinlivan -Spokesperson on Jobs, Workers' Rights and Pay Equality

A native of Ballynanty Beg, Maurice Quinlivan comes from a well-known Limerick family.

Educated at Hassett’s Cross CBS, St. Nessan’s Community College and the School of Professional and Management Studies (now LIT), from which he graduated with a qualification in Industrial Engineering and Training.

Maurice worked in the travel agency business for many years as a Manager in London and of Budget Travel in the Crescent Shopping Centre.

Maurice was first elected to Limerick City Council in 2009 and was re-elected in May 2014, topping the poll with almost 25% of the vote.

He was then elected to the Dáil in February 2016, becoming the first Sinn Féin TD for Limerick City in 93 years.

As Sinn Féin’s Spokesperson on Jobs, Workers’ Rights and Pay Equality, Maurice has been a strong advocate for workers’ rights and has campaigned for the introduction of the Living Wage.

He has been highly critical of the government’s approach to the overcrowding crisis at University Hospital Limerick and has fought for increased investment for Limerick City and for more social and affordable housing in Limerick, adequate number of Gardaí to keep our city safe.

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Statements (316)

The government need to refocus their efforts on expanding the apprenticeship system – Maurice Quinlivan TD7 November, 2018

Absence of regulation governing tattoo and body piercing businesses ‘an accident waiting to happen’ – Quinlivan1 November, 2018

Government must direct resources into areas affected by Bord na Móna job losses - Quinlivan23 October, 2018

Oireachtas Committee endorses Sinn Féin’s Ticket Touting Bill – Quinlivan11 October, 2018

High level of overcrowding in UHL ‘completely unacceptable’ – Quinlivan18 September, 2018

Over-reliance on US foreign direct investment “a cause for concern” – Maurice Quinlivan TD11 September, 2018

FOI reveals Department of Business ignored DPER’s concerns about whistleblower legislation – Maurice Quinlivan TD22 August, 2018

Sinn Féin publish five year apprenticeship strategy16 August, 2018

Ticketmaster move on ticket touting ‘excellent news for fans’ – Quinlivan13 August, 2018

897 people on trollies in UHL in July is an 'absolute disgrace' - Maurice Quinlivan TD31 July, 2018

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