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Pat Sheehan

Pat Sheehan, a 52-year-old Gaeilgeoir and former Hungerstriker gained a degree in Philosophy and Politics with First Class Honours while imprisoned. 

Pat Sheehan, a 52-year-old Gaeilgeoir and former Hungerstriker gained a degree in Philosophy and Politics with First Class Honours while imprisoned. 

Upon his release from prison in 1998 he became active in Sinn Féin. Pat is a member of St Galls GAC – and has played football for Antrim and win an Ulster school championship title and has Club championship medals in football and hurling. 

Pat also worked for the republican ex-prisoners organisation, Coiste na n-Iarchími as Legacy Coordinator.

Pat was co-opted to the Assembly to replace Party President Gerry Adams and re-elected in 2011.

Pat is a member of the Policing Board and sits on the Assembly's Culture, Arts and Leisure Committee.

Statements (514)

Sheehan condemns Belfast gun attacks16 July, 2015

British government must face its responsibilities over Finucane murder - Sheehan26 June, 2015

Lamppost law must apply to everyone16 June, 2015

Forthcoming Turkish elections opportunity to advance peace - Sheehan5 June, 2015

British government in the dock on legacy issues - Sheehan12 March, 2015

British government block grant reductions now being felt in education - Sheehan5 March, 2015

Sheehan condemns west Belfast shooting18 February, 2015

Laverty verdict further highlights need for Ballymurphy Massacre inquiry - Sheehan10 February, 2015

PSNI must cooperate with inquests - Sheehan19 January, 2015

PSNI must provide evidence to Brown inquest9 January, 2015

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