Lensmen Congratulations Taoiseach Enda Kenny formation of 32nd Dáil.
Susan and all the team at Lensmen would like to send Congratulations to Taoiseach Enda Kenny and to all the members of the Cabinet on the formation 32nd Dáil. Well done Enda on becoming the only Fine Gael leader to re-elected as Taoiseach. Special Congratulations to Frances Fitzgerald, Heather Humphreys, Katherine Zappone and Mary Mitchell O’Connor on their appointment to the cabinet. Looking forward to the next 5 years working with them and capturing the exciting journey on the way to a solid Irish State.
- ”Frances Fitzgerald will become the fourth female Tánaiste, after Joan Burton, Mary Coughlan and Mary Harney, and keeps her role as Justice Minister,
- Heather Humphreys is Minister for Regional Development, Rural Affairs, Arts and the Gaeltacht,
- Newly elected Independent TD Katherine Zappone replaces James Reilly as the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs,
- And Fine Gael’s Mary Mitchell O’Connor replaces Richard Bruton as Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation.”
”The new Cabinet is:
Department of Social Protection: Leo Varadkar,
Finance: Michael Noonan,
Public Expenditure and Reform: Paschal Donohoe,
Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation: Mary Mitchell O’Connor,
Agriculture, Food and the Marine: Michael Creed.
Justice and Equality: Frances Fitzgerald (Tánaiste).
Children and Youth Affairs: Katherine Zapping,
Health: Simon Harris,
Foreign Affairs and Trade: Charlie Flanagan,
Education and Skills: Richard Bruton,
Housing, Planning and Local Government: Simon Coveney,
Communications, Climate Change and Natural Resources: Denis Naughten,
Transport, Tourism and Sport: Shane Ross,
Regional Development, Rural Affairs, Arts and the Gaeltacht:Heather Humphreys,
Defence: Enda Kenny,
Minister of State at Departments of the Taoiseach and Defence with Special Responsibility for Defence: Paul Kehoe.”