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GOP to honor Foley

The Irish American Republicans lobby group is to honor former U.S. Ambassador to Ireland and Connecticut gubernatorial candidate Thomas Foley at a reception on Monday, May 9.

The IAR will also be honoring Nassau. county legislator Rose and Charles "Trip" Dorkey III, a partner in law firm of McKenna Long & Aldridge at the event at the Women's National Republican Club 3 West 51st Street (at 5th Avenue) in Manhattan.

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Tickets for the gathering, from 6 to 8 p.m., are $150.00 per person. Details from or the Irish American Republicans, Christopher Nolan, Treasurer 220 Old Country Road, Suite 200 Mineola, New York 11501.

The group's website is