Patrick Gallagher (politician)

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Patrick "Paddy" Gallagher (born 1 December 1946) is a former Irish politician.[1] He was a member of Sinn Féin the Workers Party, Workers' Party of Ireland and Democratic Left political parties. He was elected to Dáil Éireann as a Sinn Féin the Workers Party Teachta Dála (TD) for the Waterford constituency at the February 1982 general election. He lost his seat at the November 1982 generak election.[2] He was an elected member of Waterford City Council from the 1970s to 1990s.

A journalist Gallagher established his own free-sheet newspaper Waterford Today.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mr. Paddy Gallagher". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 11 January 2011. 
  2. ^ "Paddy Gallagher". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 11 January 2011.