People Before Profit have selected Joe Daly as their candidate to run in the upcoming Dáil election in the Mayo constituency.
Mr Daly is a secondary school teacher in Castlebar and ran for the party in the local elections 2019.
PBP are advocating policies like an immediate embargo on the sell-off of public land with the aims of using it for social and affordable houses.
The Mayo General Election candidate wants to bring in a law for rent controls that will allow for rent reduction in many cases.
In tackling Climate Change he says his party will advocate for a sizeable increase in the bus fleet, with a move to free public transport.