Simon's aim over the next 5 years is to ensure that we keep the recovery going: reaching full employment, making sure work pays & investing in key services. He wants to build on the work he has achieved with local communities in his 5 years as TD for Wicklow & East Carlow.
Simon has served as a Wicklow & East Carlow TD for the past 5 years. He was appointed Minister of State in the Departments of Finance, Public Expenditure & Reform and Taoiseach. Simon is a former member of Wicklow County Council & Greystones Town Council.