Sinn Fein calls on Irish in Australia to get involved in politics at home

Sinn Fein is calling on Irish emigrants in Australia to get involved in politics at home.

The party's Finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty is travelling to Australia to meet with the Irish diaspora in Perth, Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra.

Donegal South West Deputy Doherty says the trip has been timed to coincide with the run up to the budget - and he will be discussing issues such as the economic crisis and unemployment:

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