Paul Murphy is a TD for Dublin South West for the Anti-Austerity Alliance.

Paul was first elected in a by-election in 2014, being re-elected in 2016. Paul is a leading figure in the anti-water charges campaign.

Alongside the community activist & other AAA members, Paul will stand trial on trumped up charges of false imprisonment over the Jobstown protest.

In the Dáil Paul has highlighted the government’s role in promoting Ireland as a tax-haven for the wealthy and multinationals, the role of the EU in driving austerity across Europe and has been a voice for minorities.