News & Statements
999 knives seized this year – Richmond
Following another tragic death through knife crime, new information released to a Fine Gael TD on the number of knives seized this year has shown the true extent of shocking knife crime in Ireland.
Brexit is the problem – not the Protocol – Richmond
The UK Government is fooling no one with their attempted Brexit backtrack, Fine Gael spokesperson on European Affairs, Neale Richmond TD has said.
Scottish approach to tackling knife crime must be accelerated – Richmond
Plans to follow the Scottish model to tackle knife crime must be accelerated a Fine Gael TD has said.
Richmond hails EU solidarity in action
EU solidarity in action is how one Fine Gael TD has described the allocation of over €1 billion to Ireland through the Brexit Adjustment Reserve.
Immediate resumption of North South Ministerial Council is vital – Richmond
Ahead of the Taoiseach’s meeting with the new leader of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), Edwin Poots, a Fine Gael TD has demanded the institutions of the Good Friday Agreement be fully restored.
No income tax increase is key Fine Gael commitment – Richmond
There will be no income tax increase in the State’s economic recovery from Covid-19, Fine Gael TD Neale Richmond has said.
Anti-social behaviour must be addressed before summer holidays begin – Richmond
An increased Garda presence in communities are amongst several measures being called for by a Fine Gael TD.
Good Friday Agreement cannot become a political plaything – Richmond
Reacting to the news that another North South Ministerial Council meeting will not go ahead due to a boycott from a DUP Minister, a Fine Gael TD has warned that the Good Friday Agreement cannot become a political plaything.
Shape the future of the EU this Europe Day – Richmond
As we celebrate the progress the European Union has made this Europe Day, we also have an opportunity to shape Europe’s future, a Fine Gael TD has said.
Proceeds of crime to be used to make communities safer
The proceeds of crime will be used to fund community safety projects under a new Government initiative, Fine Gael TD Neale Richmond has said.