Brian Stanley

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Brian Stanley
TD
Brian Stanley 2013.jpg
Stanley in 2013
Teachta Dála
Incumbent
Assumed office
February 2011
Constituency Laois–Offaly
Laois County Councillor
In office
2004–2011
Constituency Portlaoise
Personal details
Born January 1961 (1961-01) (age 53)
Borris-in-Ossory, County Laois, Ireland
Nationality Irish
Political party Sinn Féin
Spouse(s) Caroline Dwane Stanley
Website www.laoissinnfein.com

Brian Stanley (born January 1961) is an Irish Sinn Féin politician.[1] He was elected as a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Laois–Offaly constituency at the 2011 general election, after the 7th count. He serves as Sinn Féin's Spokesperson on Environment, Community and Local Government. He had contested the seat unsuccessfully at the 2002 and 2007 general elections.[2]

Stanley was elected at the 1999 local elections as a member of Port Laoise Town Council, and was re-elected in 2004, and in 2009.[2] He was elected as a member of Laois County Council for the Port Laoise electoral area at the 2004 local elections, and was re-elected in 2009.[2] His wife, Caroline Dwane Stanley, is a member of Laois County Council.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mr. Brian Stanley". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 11 October 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c "Brian Stanley". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 1 March 2011. 

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Oireachtas
Preceded by
John Moloney
(Fianna Fáil)
Sinn Féin Teachta Dála for Laois–Offaly
2011–present
Incumbent