Minister of State for Employment and Small Business
Pat Breen TD was appointed Minister for Employment and Small Business on the 19th May 2016.
Pat was first elected to Dail Eireann in 2002 and was successfully reelected in 2007 and 2011. He served as Chairman of the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade from 22nd June 2011 to 3rd February 2016.
Prior to Pat’s election to Dail Eireann, he was a member of Clare County Council from June 1999 to 2002.