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# campaigning - Friday 16 October, 2020

Trump heads for swing states Florida and once reliably Republican Georgia

A Democratic presidential candidate has not won Georgia in nearly three decades.

# campaigning - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Tidy Towns groups across the country are asking campaigners not to put up posters

This might be why some posters are missing in your town.

# campaigning - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Playing nasty: How social media became an election battleground in 2016

Negative campaigning went digital in this year’s campaign. Has it worked?

# campaigning - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

And they're off... politicians around the country kick into full election mode

Here is what they’ve been up to.

# campaigning - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Joan Burton: Politicians shouldn't fear for their safety

The Tánaiste also said some discussions on social media “become very extreme”.

# campaigning - Monday 13 April, 2015

Will Hillary Clinton's campaign offer anything different to the usual guff?

Her opening video was pretty predictable, for the most part.

# campaigning - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Kay Burley caught calling Scottish campaigner a "knob" on Sky News INDY REF

Kay Burley caught calling Scottish campaigner a "knob" on Sky News

She also said they were “campaigning for England”.

# campaigning - Friday 16 May, 2014

Local election candidate subjected to 'vile abuse' for being pregnant

Fianna Fáil’s Lorraine Clifford says the abuse shows why women are discouraged from entering politics.

# campaigning - Saturday 22 March, 2014

From prison to the Saturday Night Show...Margaretta D'Arcy to be released today

The 79-year-old will be freed from the Dóchas Centre at Mountjoy Prison at 10.30am this morning.

# campaigning - Friday 4 October, 2013

Poll: Will you be voting today? Decision Time This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you be voting today?

Both sides have given their opinions, the polls are open, but will you be visiting one today?

# campaigning - Friday 22 February, 2013

Final day of campaigning in Italy as uncertainty rules over election

Italy goes to the polls on Sunday and Monday but it’s still not clear who is most likely to emerge victorious.

# campaigning - Thursday 12 July, 2012

Column: E-campaigning is no silver bullet but it IS helping

Johnny Chatterton of argues that ‘clicktivism’ might not cure all the world’s ills in one go but online campaigns are helping shift the balance of power.