Jim Daly (politician)

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Jim Daly
Teachta Dála
Assumed office
February 2011
Constituency Cork South–West
Personal details
Born (1972-12-20) 20 December 1972 (age 42)
County Cork, Ireland
Nationality Irish
Political party Fine Gael
Alma mater NUI Maynooth,
Mary Immaculate College

Jim Daly (born 20 December 1972) is an Irish Fine Gael politician.[1] He was elected as a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Cork South–West constituency at the 2011 general election.[2] He was a member of Cork County Council for the Skibbereen electoral area from 2004 to 2011.[2]

He studied at NUI Maynooth, and Mary Immaculate College, Limerick becoming a primary school teacher.[3]

After appearing on Tonight with Vincent Browne in 2012, Daly was diagnosed with skin cancer by a doctor watching at home.[4]


  1. ^ "Mr. Jim Daly". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 19 March 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Jim Daly". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 19 March 2011. 
  3. ^ "Meet your 76 new TDs". RTÉ News. 9 March 2011. 
  4. ^ "TD diagnosed with cancer during TV show appearance". Irish Examiner. 20 March 2013. 

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Preceded by
Christy O'Sullivan
(Fianna Fáil)
Fine Gael Teachta Dála for Cork South–West