Emmet wants the wealth now being created to be shared with all through improved Services in Education, Health, Justice and Services for People with Disabilities.
First Elected to the Dail in 1987. Has been re-elected at every General Election since then. Currently Assistant Government Whip. Former Minister for Housing and Minister for Energy 1993-1997. Member of Kildare Co. Council 1978 - 1993, 1999- 2003.