John Lyons (Dublin politician)
Lyons in 2012
February 2011 – February 2016
Ballymun, Dublin, Ireland
|Political party||Labour Party|
|Alma mater||Maynooth University,
Trinity College, Dublin
John Lyons (born June 1977) is an Irish former Labour Party politician. Lyons was elected as a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Dublin North-West constituency at the 2011 general election. He was previously a member of Dublin City Council from 2008 to 2011, representing the Ballymun-Finglas area.
A son of John and Josie Lyons, he attended Trinity Comprehensive (then known as Ballymun Comprehensive).
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- "Mum of Labour TD John Lyons recalls the moment he told her he was gay: 'John had just been to three debs in a month.... I thought he'd got a girl pregnant'". Irish Independent. 19 May 2015.
- "Meet your 76 new TDs". RTÉ News. 9 March 2011.
- "First openly gay TDs are proud to blaze a trail". Evening Herald. 1 March 2011.
|Labour Party Teachta Dála for Dublin North-West