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Friday 21 July 2017

Politics in the blood

The death of Brian Lenihan Jnr makes it the first time in 50 years that the Lenihan family does not have a TD in the Dail.

•Brian Lenihan Snr (tanaiste, minister, TD, senator, 1961-1995)

•His father, Paddy Lenihan (TD, 1965-1970)

•His sister Mary O'Rourke (minister, TD, senator, 1982 to 2011)

•His son Brian Lenihan Jnr (minister and TD, 1996 to 2011)

•His son Conor Lenihan (minister and TD, 1997 to 2011)

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