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#Áras 11

# aras-11 - Sunday 21 October, 2018

All along the Frontline - The controversial and acrimonious race for the Áras in 2011

Gallagher’s monumental lead was undone, but by then the campaign had already become a bizarre one.

# aras-11 - Saturday 27 October, 2012

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning! Here’s nine things to know before your brekkie…

One year after #Aras11, where are the failed presidential candidates now?

One wrote a book, one went on tour, one went back up the North and one went to Strasbourg. Here’s what Seán, Martin, Gay, David, Dana and Mary did next.

# aras-11 - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…

# aras-11 - Monday 26 December, 2011

#ge11, #Egypt, #tigerblood: the year in Twitter hashtags

From our own #aras11 to the devastation of the #Japan earthquake and tsunami, here’s how some of 2011′s most defining events were captured on Twitter…

# aras-11 - Monday 28 November, 2011

Gallagher complains to BAI over 'game-changing' tweet

Gallagher’s performance on The Frontline debate was seen as a game-changing moment in the Race for the Áras but he is not happy about his treatment by RTÉ.

# aras-11 - Friday 11 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning…

# aras-11 - Thursday 10 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

# aras-11 - Monday 17 October, 2011

Dana on polls: 'There has always been a huge margin of error with me'

Scallon insists there are a lot of people who have not yet made up their mind and says she has never let her country down in 41 years.

# aras-11 - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Dana insists: 'I am not anti-Europe'

The independent presidential candidate has hit back at accusations levelled at her on the campaign trail.

# aras-11 - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

In pictures: what the Áras candidates have been getting up to Race For The Áras This post contains images

In pictures: what the Áras candidates have been getting up to

The candidates have been travelling across the country delivering their message.

# aras-11 - Sunday 2 October, 2011

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Want to meet the presidential candidates? Keep tabs on where they’re campaigning with TheJournal.ie’s daily updates.

# aras-11 - Thursday 29 September, 2011

Norris says he will not have a spouse in the Áras if elected

The independent candidate for president said he was not currently in a relationship with anyone.

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Áras 11: here's what the candidates have been doing today

It’s the first full day of campaigning in the presidential election and the seven candidates have been out and about. Here’s some of what they’ve been upto.

# aras-11 - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

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Your reaction: How the Áras 2011 campaign kicked off on Twitter

With the race starting in earnest today, here’s what you’ve been saying…

# aras-11 - Monday 19 September, 2011

Ó Murchú admits presidential hopes hinge on Fianna Fáil decision

The senator believes he will have the numbers for a run at the presidency if the party allows members to nominate who they wish.

# aras-11 - Thursday 15 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Thursday

In tonight’s fix: One TD believes that Senator David Norris is an “active candidate” again; local residents worry about the size of the new children’s hospital and we check out what the rugby boys are doing down in NZ.

# aras-11 - Sunday 11 September, 2011

Adams says Sinn Féin looking at 'three or four' internal candidates for Áras

The Sinn Féin president has also said former members of the IRA are not automatically ruled out of consideration.

# aras-11 - Saturday 10 September, 2011

Adams wants Sinn Féin to support candidate for Áras

The Sinn Féin president tells delegates at the party’s Árd Fheis that a united Ireland makes ‘economic, political and common sense’.

# aras-11 - Friday 9 September, 2011

What new slogans would you give Davis and Mitchell?

As two presidential candidates run with essentially the same slogan, we’re asking what you would consider replacing that slogan with for each.

# aras-11 - Thursday 8 September, 2011

SNAP! Presidential hopefuls have EXACT same campaign slogan Exclusive

Uh-oh… someone’s going to be in trouble as Gay Mitchell and Mary Davis campaigns both end up with the slogan: Pride at home, Respect abroad.

Poll: Should Irish people living abroad be able to vote for the presidency? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Irish people living abroad be able to vote for the presidency?

Michael D Higgins has suggested that people who emigrate should keep their voting rights. What do you think?

# aras-11 - Monday 5 September, 2011

McGrath talking to possible Áras candidates as SF considers entering race

The independents in the Dáil will meet to discuss the presidential race on Friday as Sinn Féin expects to make a decision in the coming weeks.

Campaign steps up push for David Norris to re-enter presidential race

Off the back of one poll which put him third in the race he’s already pulled out of, David Norris tweeted his thanks for the continued support over the weekend.

# aras-11 - Sunday 4 September, 2011

Higgins leads two Áras opinion polls but Labour's support falls

Mixed fortunes for the Labour party as an opinion poll also finds some support for independent Senator David Norris re-entering the race.

# aras-11 - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Micheál Martin hits back at 'blanket blame' of Fianna Fáil

Speaking this morning, Martin said that the party was not getting enough credit for what it did in government.

# aras-11 - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

You've got two days to register for a presidential postal vote

The polling order is out – so you have until Thursday to register for a postal vote, or October 3 to get on the supplementary register.

# aras-11 - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Fine Gael and Labour dismiss appeals for poster-free Áras campaign

Spokespersons for Gay Mitchell and Michael D Higgins say their parties don’t intend on dropping posters for October’s election.

# aras-11 - Friday 26 August, 2011

Gallagher endorses call for poster-free Áras campaign Race For The Áras This post contains a poll

Gallagher endorses call for poster-free Áras campaign

Ireland may be spared from election posters, as Seán Gallagher says he’d agree to a presidential campaign without them.

# aras-11 - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Crowley withdraws bid for Fianna Fáil's presidential nomination

The withdrawal of the party’s most likely candidate all but assures that Fianna Fáil will not nominate anyone for the election.

# aras-11 - Sunday 21 August, 2011

O'Sullivan leaves door open for late Áras candidates

Maureen O’Sullivan says she’ll be supporting Michael D Higgins – but will offer to nominate an independent candidate.

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