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Peter Fitzpatrick

Party

Independent

Constituency

Dublin South-West

Occupation

IT manager

Age

35

ELIMINATED

Biography

An IT worker with the Iveagh Trust, this is his first time running for election. He has worked as a special needs assistant and a landscape designer in the past and is a co-founder of the Our Children's Health campaign, which advocates for automatic medical cards for seriously ill children.

Question Time

Q.

Why should someone vote for you (in 140 characters or fewer)?

I won’t just talk of vague aspirations. I will put forward clear policies and vision in key areas that go well beyond the short-term fix.

Q.

What is your number one priority for your constituency?

That in my constituency and every constituency we get our priorities right: Health, housing, education and crime. Local issues are national issues.

Q.

What one thing would you like to do in your first 100 days of the new Dáil if you are elected?

To relentlessly pressure government to take health seriously, by whatever means, so that we can begin for the first time to get it right.

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