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General Election 2016

Anne Rabbitte

Party

Fianna Fáil

Constituency

Galway East

Occupation

Councillor and financial worker

Age

45

ELECTED

Biography

She was elected to Galway County Council on her first attempt in 2014. A full-time financial worker, she is chairperson of the council's Finance Committee and is a member of the Strategic Policy Committee for Environment, Water services and Fire/Emergency services.

Question Time

Q.

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

I am a fresh new voice determined to revive east Galway. I understand the daily struggles, personal/financial people are faced with as I’m facing them myself.

Q.

What is your number one priority for your constituency?

To improve the quality of life for each community by ensuring that their voices/concerns are heard and acknowledged at central government level.

Q.

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

It would be my hope to have official maps sanctioned by OPW to aid the County Council in the development of a credible flood plan for east Galway.

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