Paddy Burke is a Senator in the 26th Seanad and Fine Gael Spokesperson on Public Expenditure and Reform. He was formerly the Cathaoirleach of the 24th Seanad. He was elected to Seanad Éireann on the Agricultural Panel.
Paddy Burke has been a Senator since 1993.
He has served as Seanad Spokesperson on Defence and Emigrant Affairs and Leas Cathaoirleach of the Seanad.
Paddy served as a member of Mayo County Council between 1979-2003.
News & Statements
Local students learn about the importance of water conservation- Burke
Fine Gael Senator Paddy Burke has praised a series of talks on water conservation in local primary schools.
GMIT working group to meet students and staff at Castlebar campus later this month- Burke
Fine Gael Senator, Paddy Burke, has said the GMIT working group will meet with students and staff at the Castlebar campus later this month.
Special borrowing rates could aid farmers and small agri-food businesses through lean times - Burke
Fine Gael Senator Paddy Burke has said that special borrowing rates could assist farmers and small businesses with their finances at certain times of the year, when things are tough. Senator Burke was speaking on the matter in the Seanad this week.