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|Caption||Former Taoiseach John Bruton (1991)|
Bruton, John (1947 - )
Former Taoiseach John Bruton, in the RTÉ Stills Studio in December 1991. This still was taken for use in RTÉ's Television news bulletins.
John Bruton was elected a TD for Meath in 1969 and was Minister for Finance in the 1981-82 Fine Gael/Labour coalition government. He served as Minister for Industry and Commerce (1982-1986) and Minister for Finance (1986-87) in the 1982-87 Fine Gael/Labour coalition. He became leader of Fine Gael in 1990 and was Taoiseach in the 1994-97 Rainbow coalition. He was ousted as Fine Gael leader in 2001.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Department|
|Date of photograph||
(01/Dec/1991 - 01/Dec/1991)