Michael Kennedy (Dublin politician)

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Michael Kennedy
Teachta Dála
In office
May 2007 – February 2011
Constituency Dublin North
Personal details
Born (1949-02-01) 1 February 1949 (age 68)
Roundwood, Wicklow, Ireland
Nationality Irish
Political party Fianna Fáil

Michael Kennedy (born 1 February 1949) is a former Irish Fianna Fáil politician.

He served as a member of Fingal County Council from 1991 to 2007, and was Mayor from 2002 to 2003. He was an insurance broker before entering politics.

From 2007 to 2011, he was a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Dublin North constituency.[1] He was an unsuccessful candidate at the 1998 Dublin North by-election and at the 2002 general election but was elected at the 2007 general election.[2] He lost his seat at the 2011 general election, being eliminated on the fourth count.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mr. Michael Kennedy". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 22 September 2009. 
  2. ^ "Michael Kennedy". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 22 September 2009. 
Oireachtas
Preceded by
Seán Ryan
(Labour Party)
Fianna Fáil Teachta Dála for Dublin North
20072011
Succeeded by
Alan Farrell
(Fine Gael)