About Gino

vote_gino_2016Gino Kenny has lived in Clondalkin since 1979. He first became a political activist in 1994 during the successful Anti Water Charges Campaign in Clondalkin.

Gino was elected to South Dublin County Council in 2009 and subsequently re-elected in May 2014. In the 2011 General Election Gino received 2500 first preference votes and was finally elected in the 2016 General Election with 4629 preference votes.

Since his election he has worked tirelessly on the ground on a whole range of issues ranging that affect people’s everyday lives, from the right to Housing, anti-racism initiatives, building solidarity for Workers’ Rights, campaigning against the Property Tax, and working with the Clondalkin horse owners to find a permanent premises.

He has been at the forefront of the Anti Water-Charges Campaign both locally and nationally and is a founding member of Clondalkin Meter Watch.

Gino Kenny is the only TD in Dublin Mid-West constituency who is advocating a boycott of the water charges.

As a TD in the Dáil he will only accept the average industrial wage.

 

5 thoughts on “About Gino

  1. Congratulations on your election Gino. Your work and your success is inspirational. Fantastic achievement.

  2. Good to see hear this TD to steer a measure on Cannabis Law to get Ireland set to legalise cannabidiol oil for epileptics arthritis cancer patients given the green light said daily mirror sat 11th along with proposal now Derry Eamonn McCann to try get decriminalise cannabis oil in Northern Ireland people before profit & cista.org party we will vote to remain safe cbd oil cannabidiol cbd bros brands recently outlawed again from uk by MHRA -FDA pharmacutial war on drugs classed a b class medicine. I throught it was legalised opened CBD cannabis medicinal clinics in Nov 16 in Dublin TC one 1st in Capel Street Dub 1-2 other place i could not find them in Jan 22 say on 1st visit Dublin from July 2016 nor in good health shops like England & NI had from Aug but now to re-licience thousands by MHRA work hard to follow Canada set for all out decriminalised like netherlands for decades has had. Pot of Luck at TC gov offices lol Gino Kenny stronger for longer regulations

  3. Gino, just wanted to say thanks for coming along and supporting the protest against live animal exports on Tuesday. We really appreciate you taking the time out to attend.

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