Mary Butler (politician)

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Mary Butler
TD
Chair of the Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation
Assumed office
4 April 2016
Preceded by Damien English
Teachta Dála
Assumed office
February 2016
Constituency Waterford
Personal details
Born (1966-09-29) 29 September 1966 (age 51)
Waterford, Ireland
Nationality Irish
Political party Fianna Fáil
Spouse(s) Michael Butler (m. 1988)
Children 3
Alma mater Waterford Institute of Technology

Mary Butler (born 29 September 1966) is an Irish Fianna Fáil politician who has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Waterford constituency since the 2016 general election. She was appointed Chair of the Committee on Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation in April 2016.[1]

She is also Fianna Fáil Junior Spokesperson for Older People and Chair of Oireachtas Cross Party group on Dementia.

She had been a member of Waterford City and County Council from 2014 to 2016.

She called for a No vote in the 2018 Referendum on Abortion on the Eighth Amendment.[2]

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Oireachtas
Preceded by
Paudie Coffey
Ciara Conway
John Deasy
John Halligan
Teachta Dála for Waterford
2016–present
With: David Cullinane
John Deasy
John Halligan
Incumbent