Posted by Dr Ciara Meehan March 9, 2007 April 22, 2017 Posted in Cumann na nGaedheal, Media Contributions, Print Media Tags: 2007 General Election, Cumann na nGaedheal, The Irish Times Leave a comment on 1932 lesson: future matters most to voters, The Irish Times Looks like you’ve clipped this slide to already. Continue reading Cumann na ngaedheal essay. Initially, the party's ability to influence the government was limited. All images and gifs are used for educational purposes and many thanks to their creators. 6�i���D�_���, � ���|u�Z^t٢yǯ;!Y,}{�C��/h> �� PK ! Patrick Reynolds (1 March 1887 – 14 February 1932) was an Irish Cumann na nGaedheal politician. Crucially, prosperity relied on it. By Mel Farrell. Cosgrave and his conservative policies, the party focused on agriculture rather than industry, believing that you have to let industry come naturally. This was a radical policy of Cumann na nGaedheal’s as it was the first time there was a mix of foreign and Irish investment in the economy, with a Germany company Siemens building the dam.