Dr. Liam Twomey's Biography: Liam was re-elected to the Dail in February 2011 Liam was previously elected to the Seanad (Cultural and Education Panel) in July 2007. He was appointed Fine Gaels Deputy Leader in the Seanad, and Spokesperson on Finance in October, 2007. Liam was first elected to the Dáil in 2002 following a campaign to highlight deficiencies in the health service. He was appointed to Fine Gael Front Bench Spokesperson on Health in October 2004, where he formulated Fine Gaels innovative health policy for the election in 2007. As Fine Gaels Finance Spokesperson in the Seanad, he was part of the Finance team that met with EU Commissioner Olli Rehn and Ajai Chopra of the IMF. Some other facts on Liam: He is married to Dr. Liz OSullivan and they have three children. He was raised on the family farm on Clonakilty, Co Cork until he went to study medicine in Trinity College. Liam was instrumental in the setting up of Caredoc, an out of hours GP service which covers the entire county of Wexford.
Liam Twomey TD
Fine Gael Wexford TD, Dr Liam Twomey, has today (Wednesday) welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Health, Dr James Reilly TD, that a public consultation is underway on legislation which will introduce ‘Living Wills’.