When the fiscal crash hit Ireland in 2008 working families, their communities and unions were shocked into near silence as years of mismanagement and pandering to vested interests brought the nation to its knees. Before the shock had receded billions of Euro in private banking and speculators debts had been nationalised. Moreover a decade of austerity was unleashed heralding a massive wealth transfer upward and consistent damage to our crucial public services, including our health service.
Joan Collins is a TD for Dublin South Central. She was first elected to Dublin City Council in 2004, and was re-elected in 2009. In 2011, she was elected to Dail Eireann.
She has earned a well deserved reputation as a hard working, capable and experienced public representative. Joan has a record second to none as a campaigner and organiser of ‘people power’ on behalf of working people.
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