Tom Kelly: Dan Rooney was a friend to Ireland who epitomised a different era

Dan Rooney, the former United States ambassador to Ireland and Pittsburgh Steelers chairman, died on Friday. Barack Obama said Rooney was as "gracious and generous a person as anyone he had ever known"
ON Good Friday, I learned that Dan Rooney, president of the legendary Pittsburgh Steelers had passed away. A lifelong Republican, he was so impressed by Barack Obama speaking at the Iowa caucuses t[...]

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