Know a Backbencher: James Bannon TD for Longford/Westmeath, Fine Gael
Former Fine Gael Senator (Industrial & Commercial Panel)
Member, Committee on Environment, Transport, Culture and the Gaeltacht (since 9 Jun 2011)
Recent Dáil quote: “Deputy Boyd Barrett wants to take up arms in Galway again.”
Has spoken in 64 debates in the last year — average among TDs.
Has received answers to 240 written questions in the last year — above average among TDs.
All information via Kildare Street.
(Suggested by @stephie08. If you’d like to suggest someone, drop me a line!)