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95 Women Have Ever Won Dáil Seats: Women For Election.

: 09/21/2015 - 10:22

Only 95 women have ever been elected to Dail Eireann, with Wicklow at the top of the league table for electing female candidates.

Kildare has returned two women to the Dáil, both in Kildare North: Fianna Fáil TD, Áine Brady and sitting Social Democrat TD, Catherine Murphy.

The group, Women For Election, has produced a league table of counties as the current Dáil enters its last autumn session before the General Election.

Suzanne Collins from Women for Election says excluding Dublin and Cork, the Garden County is performing the best:


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