Lynn Boylan MEP
Lynn Boylan MEP

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Lynn Boylan describes Taoiseach comments on climate change declaration as a joke

Sinn Féin Dublin MEP Lynn Boylan has challenged the Taoiseach in relation to his comments in the Dáil that last week’s climate change declaration is ‘largely symbolic’. Ms Boylan described his comments ‘as a joke’ and said “we have a climate emergency... Read more

Can Leo Lead on Climate Change? Tomorrow is his chance.

Tomorrow the Future of Europe summit will take place in Sibiu, Romania, where national leaders will discuss issues of major importance at the EU, including climate change. Speaking from Dublin, Lynn Boylan MEP, spokesperson for climate change for... Read more

We need voice in Europe that will stand up for irish Neutrality

Last year, Fine Gael members of the European Parliament published a policy document entitled ‘Ireland and the EU: defending our common European home’. At first glance it might sound rather innocuous but the devil is always in the detail; as they say.... Read more

Boylan launches offence against Corporate Lobbying

Sinn Féin MEP Lynn Boylan has coordinated a cross-parliamentary letter in conjunction with Corporate Europe Observatory calling for an end to the privileged access of massive corporations to decision makers. The letter is addressed to the Finnish Government,... Read more

Protection of Irish Neutrality is now more important than ever - Boylan

Sinn Féin MEP for Dublin Lynn Boylan has said it is now more important than ever that Irish Neutrality is protected. Speaking at the publication of Sinn Féin’s policy document on the subject, Ms Boylan said: “Britain is one of the most prominent countries... Read more

Climate Change must be the number one priority for incoming EU Parliament – Boylan

Dublin Sinn Féin MEP and Climate Change spokesperson Lynn Boylan is in Strasbourg this week for discussions at the Environment Committee with Greta Thunberg, a 16 year-old Swedish climate activist, who was blocked from addressing a full plenary of the... Read more

My Climate Reputation

During my time as an MEP, I have been championing effective climate action and insisting on high and radical ambition to tackle climate change. I am proud of my vote record as I have always stood up for just climate policy and rejected the failed solutions... Read more

Lynn Boylan calls for EU debate on menstrual products and period poverty

Today I am taking the first steps to introduce a resolution on menstrual products and period poverty. I want a debate in the European Parliament calling for women's health to be on the agenda and that the highest safety standards are used in producing... Read more

Carbon Tax should absolutely be opposed - Boylan

Sinn Féin MEP for Dublin Lynn Boylan has said that the introduction of a carbon tax “should absolutely be opposed” as it is a failed policy and will have a negative impact on working families. Ms. Boylan said; “The Government seem intent on imposing... Read more

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