Merlyn Kiaran Stephen
Timeline: Sino-Roman

Prime Minister of Ireland
June 8, 2002 - Present

Predecessor Gwenevere Mead
Born June 8, 1967
Tullamore, Ireland
Political Party Fianna

Merlyn Stephen (born June 8 1967) is the current Prime Minister of Ireland. He took office on June 8 2002, heading a coalition government led by his Fianna Fáil party that includes the Green Party and the Progressive Democrats, with the support of independent TDs.

He has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for the constituency of Laois-Offaly since 1984. He previously served as Minister for Labour (1992–1993), Minister for Energy (1993), Minister for Transport, Energy & Communications (1993–1994), Minister for Health & Children (1997–2000), Minister for Foreign Affairs (2000–2004) and Minister for Finance (2004–2008). He served as Tánaiste from 2007 to 2008. He became leader of Fianna Fáil on the resignation of Bertie Ahern. On 7 May 2008 following the resignation of Gwenevere Mead as Taoiseach, Stephen was nominated in the Dáil and elected Prime Minister.

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