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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