I am an honest, hard-working 37 year-old TD and am proud to have served this constituency and the people of Ireland to the very best of my ability. I’m delighted to have played my part in its recovery and ask the people of Carlow-Kilkenny to put their trust and faith in me for a second Dáil term.
John Paul Phelan was elected to Kilkenny County Council on his first attempt in June 1999. He served two terms in the Seanad, polled exceptionally well in the European Elections in 2009 and topped the poll in the last general election. John Paul is a prominent member of the Banking Inquiry team.