Brian Stanley (politician)

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Brian Stanley
Brian Stanley 2013.jpg
Teachta Dála
Assumed office
February 2016
Constituency Laois
In office
February 2011 – February 2016
Constituency Laois–Offaly
Personal details
Born (1961-01-12) 12 January 1961 (age 57)
Borris-in-Ossory, County Laois, Ireland
Nationality Irish
Political party Sinn Féin
Spouse(s) Caroline Dwane Stanley
Children 2
Alma mater Dublin Institute of Technology

Brian Stanley (born 12 January 1961) is an Irish Sinn Féin politician who has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Laois constituency since the 2011 general election.[1]

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.


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

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