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Pat Casey (born 11 March 1962) is an Irish Fianna Fáil politician who has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Wicklow constituency since the 2016 general election.[1]

Pat Casey

Teachta Dála
Assumed office
February 2016
ConstituencyWicklow
Personal details
Born (1962-03-11) 11 March 1962 (age 57)
Laragh, County Wicklow, Ireland
NationalityIrish
Political partyFianna Fáil
RelationsEamonn Casey (Nephew)
Alma materDublin Institute of Technology
Websitepatcasey.ie

He is a native of Laragh, County Wicklow, but he is based in Glendalough, and owns the local hotel. He is a nephew of Bishop Eamonn Casey.[2] He was elected to Wicklow County Council as an Independent candidate in 2004, and joined Fianna Fáil in 2007.[3] He was Chairman of Wicklow County Council from 2012 to 2013. He has also been active in the GAA.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Pat Casey". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 25 February 2019.
  2. ^ Senan Molony (8 February 2006). "Bishop Casey's nephew to join FF and run for Dail". Irish Independent. Retrieved 24 November 2016.
  3. ^ "Pat Casey". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 25 February 2019.
  4. ^ Carl O'Brien (29 February 2016). "Profile: Pat Casey (FF)". Irish Times. Retrieved 29 February 2016.

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