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#Campaign Trail

# campaign-trail - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Abortion rates and Christy Moore's appeal in focus as campaign nears the end Campaign Trail This post contains videos

Abortion rates and Christy Moore's appeal in focus as campaign nears the end

Moore says that he was called a “wife-swapping sodomite” at a campaign march many years ago.

# campaign-trail - Monday 15 May, 2017

Angry voter confronts Theresa May over welfare cuts

“I can’t live on £100 a month.”

# campaign-trail - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

# campaign-trail - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

'Get the f*** out of Wicklow': Enda met his first protesters of the election today

It got a bit heated on the campaign trail earlier.

# campaign-trail - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Ten apples for a euro and selfie-mania: Sinn Féin's somewhat subdued start

Mary Lou McDonald and Peadar Tóibín and Eoin Ó Broin met with voters in Dublin City Centre today.

# campaign-trail - Friday 1 May, 2015

Someone just dropped their trousers in front of Nick Clegg while asking for a selfie Pants Party This post contains videos

# campaign-trail - Monday 13 April, 2015

"F**k off back to Eton" - Man uses ukulele to serenade David Cameron

It wasn’t even the strangest thing to happen on the UK’s campaign trail today.

# campaign-trail - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Fine Gael bottled water, giant floating heads and other strange sights from Election 2014

When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro…

# campaign-trail - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Labour Senator's attack on election rival continues amid calls to withdraw 'sexist remark'

An image, posted by Lorraine Higgins’s social media accounts, branded Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan a “turkey”.

# campaign-trail - Monday 28 April, 2014

# campaign-trail - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

11 candidates confirmed to run in Meath East by-election

Four independent candidates have filed paperwork to run against seven candidates from parties big and small.

# campaign-trail - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Meath East by-election: Here are the candidates and here's what they're saying

With the by-election less than three weeks away spoke to the main candidates this week to find out what they’re hearing on the doorsteps and what they’re telling voters…

# campaign-trail - Sunday 22 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# campaign-trail - Sunday 10 July, 2011

Enda Kenny 'regrets confusion' over hospital election promises

The Taoiseach has insisted he was forced to backtrack on campaign pledges by safety fears at Roscommon A&E.

Enda Kenny made election pledge to protect Roscommon A&E

The Taoiseach promised to “defend” the hospital’s emergency ward, which will be closed tomorrow.

# campaign-trail - Monday 7 March, 2011

From The Daily Edge Blood on the canvass: TV and radio docs capture anger of Election 2011 Canvassing

Blood on the canvass: TV and radio docs capture anger of Election 2011

The spotlight is on the campaigns of six candidates in TV doc tonight, while radio work captures the canvassing style of Conor Lenihan.

# campaign-trail - Monday 21 February, 2011

Down with the kids: Who has the best 'tots-on-the-trail' pic? Face Off This post contains a poll

Down with the kids: Who has the best 'tots-on-the-trail' pic?

Not everyone can work well with kids… and impress their voter parents.

# campaign-trail - Thursday 17 February, 2011

Campaigns focus on education and mortgages

Education, mortgage distress, and political reforms are on the party agendas today, with a number of policy launches planned for Dublin this morning.