Statespeople Hall of Fame
In the arenas of late 20th and 21st centuries Irish political life, the goalposts have dramatically altered amongst Irish parliamentarians. Personal financial incentives has great altered the landscapes amongst Irish politicians who now receive vast remunerations and perks unlike our public representatives of times past.
Irish statespeople are Irish men and women who served their country in their political life in times past with dignity and respect, sought no favours and served the people who elected them, with respect and tolerance.
They are also politicians who achieved respect across political divides through the high offices they held over many years.