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James Richard MITCHELL

James Richard MITCHELL, Irish Member of the Dâil Éireann. member, Irish Council for the European Movement; member, the Anti Apartheid Movement; member, the Inter-Parly. Union.

Background

  • MITCHELL, James Richard was born on October 19, 1946 in Dublin, Ireland. Parents: Peter Mitchell and Eileen Mitchell (née Whelan).

  • Education

    • Trinity College, Dublin, computer science, 1969-1970. Spoken languages: English, Irish.

    Career

    • Member. Fine Gael, since 1967. Lord Mayor, 1976-1977, Councillor, 1979-1981, since 1991, Alderman, 1979-1981, Dublin City Council. Member of the Dâil Éireann, since 1977.

      Shadow Minister for Labour, 1977-1981, Public Service, 1981. Minister for Justice, 1981-1982. Shadow Minister for Justice, 1982.

      Minister for Transport, 1982-1984 + Minister for Posts and Telegraphs, 19821984. President, European Community Council of Ministers for Transport, 1984. Minister for Communications, 1984-1987.

      President, EuroControl, 1985. Shadow Minister for Social Welfare, 1987-1988, Labour, 1988-1991, Communications, 1990-1991, Environment, 199I-. Branch exec., Workers Union of Ireland, 1967-1970.

      Computer exec., 19701973, road transport manager, 1973-1976, Guinness.

    Works

    • Working Together-A Policy for Industrial Relations, 1979. Poverty Traps, 1988. Local Power, 1991.A Place for Everything-in its Place, 1992.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: European Christian Democrats

    Religion

    Catholic.

    Denomination: Christian

    Membership

    Dublin City Council 1974-1981. Dail Eireann (House of Representatives) for Dublin Ballyfermot 1977, for Dublin West 1981.
    • Member, Irish Council for the European Movement. Member, the Anti Apartheid Movement. Member, the Inter-Parly.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, keeping fit, genealogy. European Movement, anti apartheid movement, Palestine, environment, improving the state sector.

    Connections

    • Spouse Patricia Mitchell (née Kenny), 1973. Children: Ruairi, Sinead, Neil, Aoife, Caitriona.
    • father: Peter Mitchell
    • mother: Eileen Whelan
    • spouse: Patricia Kenny
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    Born October 19, 1946
    (age 71)
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      • Working Together-A Policy for Industrial Relations, 1979. Poverty Traps, 1988. Local Power, 1991. A Place for Everything-in its Place, 1992.
      • Working Together-A Policy for Industrial Relations, 1979. Poverty Traps, 1988. Local Power, 1991.A Place for Everything-in its Place, 1992.
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