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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.

Constituency Office 061 319 681

Statements (316)

Anti-ticket touting legislation now out of limbo – Maurice Quinlivan TD20 February, 2018

Findings of Copenhagen Report ‘cause for significant concern’ – Quinlivan14 February, 2018

10 times more social welfare inspectors than investigators of white collar crime – Quinlivan7 February, 2018

Government fails Limerick as 1,003 people linger on trollies in UHL in January - Maurice Quinlivan TD1 February, 2018

ODCE avoids Oireachtas Committee for 8 years and counting – Quinlivan31 January, 2018

Ticket touting exploitation must be stopped - Maurice Quinlivan TD26 January, 2018

Rising cost of insurance crippling some businesses – Maurice Quinlivan TD25 January, 2018

Health and Safety Authority ‘stripped back to absolute minimum’ – Maurice Quinlivan TD23 January, 2018

Jobs announcement “a welcome boost for Limerick” – Maurice Quinlivan TD19 January, 2018

We need to stop training people for jobs that don’t exist – Quinlivan10 January, 2018

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