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Pádraig Mac Lochlainn TD


Pádraig Mac Lochlainn

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Pádraig has been privileged to serve the people of Donegal as a public representative for the last 18 years. 

Throughout those years, Pádraig has worked tirelessly for all people across the county. 

He lives in Buncrana with his wife, Sinéad and has two adult sons, Dillon and Calvin.

He was elected to the Seanad in April, 2016 and before that, served as a TD for the old Donegal North East constituency from 2011 to 2016.

He was the Chairperson of the Oireachtas Public Service Oversight and Petitions Committee for three years from 2013 to 2016.

Prior to entering national politics, he was twice elected on to Donegal County Council and Buncrana Town Council, serving from 2002 to 2011.

He has twice been the Mayor of Buncrana in 2005/2006 and 2010/2011 and served as the Deputy Mayor of Donegal in the 2010/2011 term.

Statements (12)

New Minister for the Marine must ensure a fair and just penalty points scheme - Pádraig MacLochlainn TD9 September, 2020

Taoiseach must scrap unfair fisheries penalty points system - Pádraig Mac Lochlainn TD31 August, 2020

Taoiseach must explain why he signed off on penalty points system for the fishing industry without consultation - Pádraig Mac Lochlainn TD29 August, 2020

Reconvening the Dáil for just half a day next week shows the Government ‘still don’t get it’- Pádraig Mac Lochlainn TD25 August, 2020

Donegal TDs express their deep sympathy following road tragedy in Quigley’s Point21 August, 2020

We need to get all Dáil business back to Leinster House - Pádraig Mac Lochlainn TD21 July, 2020

Taoiseach's contradictory comments about the Good Friday Agreement 'ridiculous' - Pádraig Mac Lochlainn TD8 July, 2020

Pádraig Mac Lochlainn TD calls for Irish Government to offer assistance in search for Red Hugh O' Donnell's remains in Spain28 May, 2020

Government need to finally act on the urgent appeals from our fishing communities in crisis - Pádraig Mac Lochlainn TD22 May, 2020

Minister for Health must ensure Gardaí can enforce emergency travel restrictions - Pádraig Mac Lochlainn TD27 April, 2020

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