Catherine Murphy

Catherine Murphy is a TD for Kildare-North since 2005 and is a founder and co-leader of the Social Democrats – established in 2015 to offer an alternative political vision based on building for the next generation, not just the next election cycle.

Catherine is active on a wide range of issues including institutional reform to promote transparency and accountability in political and administrative decision making; tackling corruption; investment in high-quality public services; creating vibrant and sustainable communities and social infrastructure; and building a thriving economy by supporting indigenous and international business in creating good jobs.