Tag: Sinn Féin

Talk of a coalition with Sinn Féin is nonsensical

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has described talk of a coalition with Sinn Féin as nonsensical and concerning. “Putting the history associated with Sinn Féin aside for a moment, their economic policies alone would disqualify them from ever entering government as part of a coalition with Fine Gael. In addition to that, I am of the belief…

Failure of SF candidate to condemn Garda McCabe murder is a disgrace

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal and member of the Oireachtas Justice Committee, Alan Farrell, has unreservedly criticised the failure of a Sinn Féin general election candidate, Louise O’Reilly, to criticise the murder of Garda Jerry McCabe. When asked repeatedly on today’s Claire Byrne Show as to whether she felt the murder of Garda McCabe was a bad thing, she…

Sinn Féin’s €1.1 billion tax bomb would endanger growth in Dublin Fingal

Fine Gael TD, for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said that Sinn Féin’s latest tax bomb would wreck the recovery and put the economic progress of the North County at risk.   “Sinn Féin’s pre-budget submission has revealed yet more tax hikes for working people and families that would damage the recovery. They have proposed €1.1 billion in new taxes,…

Will a vote for Fianna Fáil put Sinn Fèin in Government?

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said that recent comments from the Sinn Fèin leader, Gerry Adams and numerous members of the Fianna Fáil Party, would suggest that there is an ever increasing possibility of the two parties coming together after the next General Election. “Gerry Adams has said he will go into government with any party…