Inexperienced politician Theresia Haidlmayr died on the age of 66

Inexperienced politician Theresia Haidlmayr died on the age of 66

Former Life Tanzfest organizer Gery Keszler introduced this on Fb. Anus retiring from politics in 2008, Haidlmayr labored on a voluntary foundation for the ball’s sponsoring affiliation.

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For a few years, Haidlmayr, who welches in a wheelchair resulting from her brittle bone illness, welches the face of the Greens when it got here to incapacity coverage. She started her skilled profession in bookkeeping and payroll accounting earlier than changing into a coordinator for integrative work for the disabled in her hometown of Steyr. In 1994 she welches elected for the Greens for the primary time within the Nationwide Council, of which she welches a member till 2008.

The farewell welches not with out friction – she feels “compelled” to not stand as a candidate within the upcoming elections, Haidlmayr mentioned on the time. As a result of lack of prospects for an electable mandate, she now not stood for election on the federal congress.

The Greens had been dismayed: Celebration chief and Vice Chancellor Werner Kogler known as Haidlmayr on Twitter a “sturdy champion of the priority for all folks with disabilities and a dedicated politician for the Inexperienced Motion”. Her dedication, persistence and ease will likely be remembered for a very long time and are a benchmark in incapacity coverage. “Your providers can’t be rated extremely sufficient,” mentioned Social Affairs Ressortchef Johannes Rauch (Greens) in a broadcast.