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In the newly elected Dáil 23% of TD’s are women. That is 36 women out of 161 TDs.


Kathleen Funchion Sinn Féin
Jennifer Murnane O’Connor Fianna Fáil


Niamh Smyth  Fianna Fáil
Heather Humphries Fine Gael 
Pauline Tully Sinn Féin


Violet-Ann Wynne Sinn Féin

Cork South-West

Holly Cairns Social Democrats

Dublin Bay-North

Denise Mitchell Sinn Féin

Dublin Central

Mary Lou McDonald Sinn Féin
Neasa Hourigan Green Party

Dublin Fingal

Louise O’Reilly Sinn Féin

Dublin Mid-West

Emer Higgins Fine Gael 

Dublin North-West

Roisín Shortall Social Democrats

Dublin Rathdown

Josepha Maddigan Fine Gael
Catherine Martin Green Party

Dublin South-Central

Bríd Smith People Before Profit
Joan Collins Independent

Dún Laoghaire

Jennifer Carroll McNeil Fine Gael

Galway East

Anne Rabbiatt Fianna Fáil

Galway West

Mairead Farrell Sinn Féin
Catherine Connolly Independent
Hildegarde Naughten Fine Gael 


Norma Foley Fianna Fáil

Kildare North

Catherine Murphy Soc Dems
Réada Cronin Sinn Féin

Kildare South

Patricia Ryan Sinn Féin


Sorcha Clarke Sinn Féin


Imelda Munster Sinn Féin


Rose Conway Walsh Sinn Féin

Meath East

Helen McEntee Fine Gael


Claire Kerrane Sinn Féin


Marian Harkin Independent


Mary Butler Fianna Fáil


Verona Murphy Independent


Jennifer Whitmore  Social Democrats

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Want to see #MoreWomen elected? The next government should commit to:

1. Legislate for a quota system for local and Seanad elections.

2. Fund Women for Election to ensure we continue our vital work.

3. The Taoiseach should nominate diverse and expert women to the next Seanad.

#MoreWomen https://twitter.com/SamanthaJPower/status/1268991360343949312

The latest edition of our 'Working Together' newsletter is out now...

We've got info on upcoming training and events, as well our asks for the next Government to make sure we have #MoreWomen in political life.

Check it out here: https://womenforelection.ie/working-together-issue-twelve/

It can’t be just a co-incidence! I’m reminded of @SamanthaJPower words to @women4election supporters on this subject “no surprise women leaders often out-perform their male counterparts... it reflects the struggles many had to overcome to get to their positions “ https://twitter.com/women4election/status/1268812585601826817