1985: First ran for election for Muine Bheag Town Council, resulting in my election with the second highest vote for Fianna Fail, winning a seat.
1991: I contested the Carlow County Council elections. I received the third highest vote, 1st for Fianna Fail, resulting in my election to represent Muine Bheag at both county and town council level.
1999: I contested the Town Council and Carlow County Council elections. I was successful in both local authorities, receiving an extremely high vote and am currently the Chairman of the muine Bheag Town Council.
Last night in the European Parliament, Strasbourg, the Economics and Monetary Affairs Commissioner Olli Rehn provided a comprehensive note to Pat the Cope Gallagher MEP, Jim Higgins MEP and Gay Mitchell MEP on the possibility of a Ireland securing a renegotiation of the EU-IMF agreement. Pat the Cope Gallagher MEP said today “I welcome Commissioner…
Related: Statement from FF Whip Seán Ó Fearghaíl TD A Cheann Comhairle, ba mhaith liom ar dtús aitheantas a thabhairt don obair mhór a rinne na Teachtaí ar fad nár éirigh leo sa toghchán. Creidim go bhfuil onóir ag baint lest an polaitíocht agus gur bhain said an chuid amach nuair a bhí said anseo. …
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