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Pat Gallagher

Pat 'The Cope' Gallagher1

Profile from Elections 2002

Dungloe, Co. Donegal, Tel: 075 21364, Fax: 075 21276

Department of the Environment and Local Government, Custom House, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1, Tel: 01 8882633

Born Burtonport, Co. Donegal 10th March 1948. Married to Ann Gillespie. Educated St. Enda's College, Galway and UCG (BComm). Minister of State and former Fish processor and exporter.

Dáil Deputy 1981-1997.

Appointed Minister of State at Department of the Environment and Local Government June 2002. M.E.P. 1994-2002. Minister of State Department of Marine and the Gaeltacht 1987-1994. Member Donegal County Council 1979-1991 (Chairman 1985/1986). Grandson of Paddy The Cope, a pioneer of the Irish Co-operative Movement.


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