The best of luck to Steven O’Riordan, who will run as an Independent in the forthcoming General Election (due by April 2016), and who is hoping to take a seat in our three-seat Cork North West constituency.
Steven said the policies of both Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael parties “simply do not work”, that he wants to “give something back” to the people who have helped his family over the years, and “I want people to be proud of the TDs they elect. The people of Cork North West and Ireland deserve better.”
Read more in the newspaper articles below:
Brother of disability rights advocate Joanne O’Riordan to run in election (Irish Times)
Joanne O’Riordan’s brother launches Dáil bid (journal.ie)
Yep! It's true certainly on the cards big step into the unknown but wud like to think I can do it! More to come pic.twitter.com/HDq6lGWtQ5
— Steven O'Riordan (@StevenOR_) February 3, 2015