Kevin Humphreys (politician)

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Kevin Humphreys
Kevin Humphreys 2010.jpg
Humphreys in 2010
Minister of State for Employment, Community and Social Support
In office
14 July 2014 – 6 May 2016
Taoiseach Enda Kenny
Preceded by New office
Succeeded by Office abolished
Assumed office
27 April 2016
Constituency Administrative Panel
Teachta Dála
In office
February 2011 – February 2016
Constituency Dublin South-East
Personal details
Born (1958-02-04) 4 February 1958 (age 59)
Ringsend, Dublin, Ireland
Nationality Irish
Political party Labour Party
Spouse(s) Catherine Humphreys
Alma mater Dublin Institute of Technology

Kevin Humphreys (born 4 February 1958[1]) is an Irish Labour Party politician. He was elected as a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Dublin South-East constituency at the 2011 general election.[2]

From Ringsend, he was a member of Dublin City Council from 1999 to 2011, representing the South East Inner City area.[3]

On 15 July 2014, he was appointed as Minister of State with responsibility for Employment, Community and Social Support at the Department of Social Protection.[4]

He lost his seat at the 2016 general election.[3]


  1. ^ Kevin Humphreys' Twitter account: "My staff caught me by surprise...". Retrieved 4 February 2015.
  2. ^ "Mr. Kevin Humphreys". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 15 May 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "Kevin Humphreys". Retrieved 15 May 2011. 
  4. ^ "Simon Harris among new Ministers of State". RTÉ News. 15 July 2014. 

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Preceded by
Chris Andrews
Lucinda Creighton
John Gormley
Ruairi Quinn
Teachta Dála for Dublin South-East
With: Lucinda Creighton
Eoghan Murphy
Ruairi Quinn
Constituency abolished
Political offices
New office Minister of State for Employment, Community and Social Support
Succeeded by