Clarke appointed SF Junior Spokesperson on Defence

Sorca Clarke, TD for Longford Westmeath (above), has been appointed the Sinn Féin Junior Spokesperson on Defence.

Deputy Clarke said on her Facebook page: "I'm eager to work along with my colleague John Brady, TD.

"I'm also looking forward to meeting, listening to and engaging with members of the Defence Forces, their partners and families over the coming weeks and months ahead.

"This is a huge responsibility and I look forward to taking up this challenge."

Deputy Clarke is also working on matters for her constituents in Mullingar, and today, during Dáil Leaders Questions at The Convention Centre, she pressed An Taoiseach Micheál Martin about the delays to the building of the new Curraghmore NS

On Facebook, she stated: "I asked An Taoiseach for answers for these children and their parents.

"I asked him whether he could tell these people to their faces how six classes of children, who will have no classrooms, can expect to be educated during the next school year."

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