We can't afford to throw away the hard work of the last five years. We need to continue creating employment, to allow us to invest in our schools, hospitals, houses and other areas that need it. The decisions of the next government will affect us all for years to come- lets keep the recovery going.
I'm Fine Gael's new candidate in Cork North Central. This is my first time running in an election. I'm 25, from a farming background, and previously worked with Sean Kelly MEP in the European Parliament and in Washington DC. I'm a barrister, working in the areas of family law and criminal law.