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Olivia Mitchell is an Irish Fine Gael politician. She has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Dublin South constituency since 1997.
Mitchell was born in Birr, County Offaly. She was educated locally and at Trinity College, Dublin where she qualified with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Politics. She was an Economics teacher before entering politics. She first became involved in politics in 1985 when she was elected to Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council. She was Cathaoirleach (Chair) of the council in 1995–96. She served on the council until 2003.
Mitchell was first elected to Dáil Éireann at the 1997 general election, and was returned to the 29th Dáil at the 2002 general election with 5,568 first preferences. She increased this vote significantly at the 2007 general election to the 30th Dáil, polling 9,037 first preferences.
In 2001 she received her first Front Bench position as spokesperson on Housing and Local Government. She has also served as Opposition spokesperson on Health and Children (2002–2004). In Enda Kenny's reshuffle in 2004 she took on the Transport portfolio. From 2007–2010 she was spokesperson on Arts, Sport and Tourism. In June 2010, she supported ... » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Radius-TWC Acquires Cannes Critics Week Pic 'It Follows'
2014-06-03
Radius-TWC has picked up its second pic from this year's Cannes Film Festival Critics Week sidebar, acquiring U.S. rights to the David Robert Mitchell horror movie It Follows. ... Keir Gilchrist, Daniel Zovatto, Jake Weary, Olivia Luccardi and Lili ...
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  1. Cannes Horror 'It Follows' Gets US Distribution
  2. RADiUS-TWC Acquires Cannes Horror Hit It Follows
  3. Radius acquires David Robert Mitchell's It Follows, starring Maika Monroe

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Mitchell heads Comm Games gymnastics team
2014-05-25
Mitchell has yet to decide whether to press on to October's world championships in Nanning, China. The strong women's squad for the Glasgow Games also includes two other Olympians in Larrissa Miller and Olivia Vivian. The men's team includes ...
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  1. Lauren Mitchell named in Australia's Commonwealth Games gymnastics squad
  2. Godwin, Tsukahara Win Australian Nationals

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Saratoga Rowing advances 13 boats to national championship Saturday at SRAAs
2014-05-24
The Burnt Hills Rowing Association women's JV eight of Helena Stewart, Jessica Zuritis, Maria Shorkey, Charley Pollard, Clara Rittscher, Lindsay Carr, Shelby Kislowski, Sabrina Brook and coxswain Anna Mitchell rowed to a third-place finish on Saturday, ...
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    Two Aggies on Bowerman Women's Watch List
    2014-05-23
    The Bowerman women's watch list includes Aggies Olivia Ekponé and Shelbi Vaughan. NEW ORLEANS – Texas A&M's tandem of junior Olivia Ekponé and sophomore Shelbi Vaughan were named to The Bowerman women's watch list this week following record breaking ...
    (KAGS News)
    1. The Bowerman Women's Watch List Includes Aggies Olivia Ekponé and Shelbi ...

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    Girls' roundup: Scarborough holds off Marshwood in lacrosse, 13-11
    2014-05-21
    BIDDEFORD 10, BONNY EAGLE 6: Olivia Morrison's five goals led the Tigers (5-2) over the Scots (1-6) in Biddeford. Taylor Turgeon added two goals for Biddeford, and Emily Boisvert made 18 ... The Lakers got two runs back in the bottom of the sixth on ...
    (Press Herald)
    1. Strong week for city teams

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    In the Papers: Stimulus Spending, Investing And Paying Off Debt
    2014-05-19
    Authors: Robert L. Clark, Annamaria Lusardi, Olivia S. Mitchell. What they found: More financially knowledgeable people earn a higher return on their 401(k) retirement savings. Why it matters: Financially savvy people tend to save more and are more ...
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    1. Got Knowledge? Informed Investors Get Juicier 401(k) Returns

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    LHSAA state track meet results
    2014-05-09
    Discus: 1, Diamond Bradley, Saline, 114-1. 2, Olivia Thibodeaux, Centerville, 101-5. 3, Rashon Porter, Grace Christian, 96-1. 4, Sarah Brack, Evans, 90-4. 5, Katie Lejeune, Hathaway, 85-8. 6, Amber Watson, Hathaway, 82-9. Javelin: 1, Cierra Mitchell ...
    (The New Orleans Advocate)
    1. LHSAA State Class B Girls Outdoor Track and Field Championship Results

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    Team USA wins 4 of 6 races in Penn Relays
    2014-04-26
    The Bahamas won the race in 3:00.78 with the American team of Kyle Clemons, Kind Butler, David Verburg and Manteo Mitchell second in 3:03.31. Team USA also lost the women's 400 relay as ... In the individual championships, Texas A&M's Wayne Davis II ...
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    1. Team USA overcomes early trouble in 400-meter relay, wins 4 of 6 races in Penn ...
    2. Team USA wins 4 of 6 races in Penn Relays
    3. Team USA wins 4 of 6 races in Penn Relays

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    All three children suffered from spinal muscular atrophy, friends reveal
    2014-04-24
    Tania Clarence, 42, was arrested on suspicion of murder yesterday after three-year-old twins Ben and Max and their four-year-old sister Olivia were found dead at the family's £2million home in south-west London. Worried friends had been unable to ...
    (Daily Mail)
    1. Banker's wife arrested over deaths of her three children

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