Galway East

This is also a new look constituency and has been reduced from a four seater to a three seater, having lost territory to the new Roscommon/Galway constituency. The sitting TDs are Ciaran Cannon (Fine Gael), Paul Connaughton (Fine Gael), Colm Keaveney  (Fianna Fail) and Michael Kitt (Fianna Fail). Michael Kitt will not be contesting the General Election.

 

    • Sean Canney - IND

      I am contesting the next General Election as an Independent candidate in Galway East. I am a member of Galway County Council since first being elected in 2004. I was proud to have served as Mayor of County Galway for 2007 – 2008. I am aware of the issues that affect our lives ...

    • Ciarán Cannon - FG

      Ciaran Cannon TD is formerly the Minister for Training & Skills at the Department of Education & Skills. He represents the constituency of Galway East and was elected to Dáil Eireann in February 2011. Ciaran was first elected to Galway County Council in June 2004, to represent the Loughrea Electoral Area. Following ...

    • Paul Connaughton Jnr - FG

      I was elected to Dáil Éireann for the constituency of Galway East on February 25th, 2011. I was previously elected to Galway County Council in June 2009. Before being elected, I was a Youth Worker with Foróige. I have a long association with Young Fine Gael. I am married to Edel and live ...

    • Lorraine Higgins - LP

      I am a 35 year old Labour Senator from Athenry, Co. Galway, a place I still proudly call home. Every day, I see and experience not just the very real challenges faced by our local communities but also the stories of hope on which our platform for recovery as a ...

    • Colm Keaveney - FF

      Born Dunmore January 1971. Educated St. Jarlath’s College, Tuam, Co. Galway. Public Representative. Trade Union organiser. First Elected 2011.

    • Anne Rabbitte - FF

      I am a mother, a homemaker, a widow. I am an employee, a local representative, a voice for the people. I have worked for a well established financial institution for 15 years and became a full qualified financial adviser in 2002 The committees I sit on and am involved in link directly ...

    • Annemarie Roche - SF

      Annemarie Roche is 36 years old and lives in Loughrea, Co. Galway, having been born and raised in England to Irish parents John Roche and Nora Furey. Annemarie herself left England at the young age of 19 and travelled for a number of years in the United States. In 2008 ...

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