South Shore: Congressman Keating honors Irish-Americans on floor of US House

Congressman Bill Keating who serves the 10th congressional district, which is home to the largest population of Irish-Americans in the nation – paid tribute today, to Irish-Americans on the floor of the US House of Representatives in honor of St. Patrick’s Day.


Rep. Keating Honors Irish-Americans and St. Patrick’s Day on the Floor of the US House

Keating serves the 10th congressional district, which includes Scituate, which according to newly released census data, has 47.5 percent of residents claiming Irish roots – the most in the state. Keating also represents most of what some call the Irish Riviera.

Top 5 Irish Communities

Scituate (47.5)
Braintree (46.5)
Hull (45.8)
Marshfield (45.6
Pembroke (44.9)

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