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Kieran McCarthy

Party

Independent

Constituency

Cork East

Occupation

Full-time councillor

Age

55

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Biography

A former member of Sinn Féin, he was expelled from the party in June 2015, before the party later lifted this expulsion. However, he has decided to run as an independent in the general election. He was first elected as a councillor in 1994 and was elected to Cork County Council in 2014.

Question Time

Q.

Why should someone vote for you (in 140 characters or fewer)?

Because of my proven track record, voters will know as an Independent TD, I will stand up, represent their interests and follow through on what I say I will do.

Q.

What is your number one priority for your constituency?

To give the people of Cork East a deservable and much needed jobs and home boost through a radical social housing build program.

Q.

What one thing would you like to do in your first 100 days of the new Dáil if you are elected?

To play a part in the abolition of Water Charges.

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