Michael Kitt announces retirement after next General Election

Michael Kitt announces retirement after next General Election

Michael Kitt has announced he is to retire from politics.

The Galway TD says he will not seek re-election when the General Election takes place.

First elected to the Dáil in 1975, he has contested a by-election and 11 general elections throughout his career.

Mr Kitt has served as Minister of State in three Departments and is now the Leas-Cheann Comhairle of Dáil Éireann.

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