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# Candidates

This year
Who's running in the European elections? Here are the declared candidates so far
Last year
15 candidates who could succeed Stephen Kenny as Ireland manager
All time
Joe Biden proposes 'Buy American' campaign to bolster US firms
Election 2020: Here's what each candidate wants to do for your constituency
Fifa confirms final four bidders for Women's World Cup
7 contenders to become the new Arsenal manager
Lohan and Mulqueen to battle it out for Clare hurling job as drawn out saga nears end
Brexit, tax, immigration and kissing: It all went down in RTÉ's Midlands North-West debate
Peter Casey challenged over immigration during European elections tv debate
Poll: Should election posters be banned?
And they're off! Local election posters spring up hours early - some want to rip them down already
Here are the candidates running in the European Parliament elections
59 candidates declare for European Parliament elections in May
Bundesliga leaders Dortmund fall to sensational loss against relegation candidates
7 candidates who could become Man United's next permanent manager
Lennon 'flattered' by Ireland links while Cook rules himself out
'McCarthy represents an experienced pair of hands, with Kenny someone who believes Irish football can do better'
The Candidate: Listen back to all six interviews with the Áras hopefuls here
Latest poll has Michael D Higgins with nearly twice as many votes as rest of candidates COMBINED
Clinton all smiles after pneumonia drama as Trump prepares to release his health records
McGahan and Bradley on Munster's radar with search underway for DOR
Meet the five young candidates looking to shake things up in the Dáil
Last night's Apprentice was a disaster on an unprecedented scale
Dwight Yorke wants it but who are the real candidates for the Villa job?
Everyone's favourite draw host is running for Sepp Blatter's job
Who might Ireland call up to replace Jared Payne in their World Cup squad?
This magazine questioned whether two female politicians were good looking enough to be leaders
Would you vote for this man?
Councillor quits Sinn Féin over 'negative rumours from small elements'
Turf cutter Michael Fitzmaurice to contest Roscommon/South Leitrim by-election
The final stretch: Fewer than 40 council seats still to be filled
It's not over yet but these candidates have already been popping the champagne
Independents' Day: Exit poll shows non-party candidates topping the poll
European candidates asked about abortion legislation... here's what they said
What matters to the voters of Longford-Westmeath?
Spending cuts and immigration policy main issues in EU Commission presidency debate
The truth behind Brian Hayes's white teeth and whether political parties Photoshop their posters
Poll: Has an election candidate called at your door yet?
Here's how many women are running for election in each constituency
Less than a quarter of candidates running in the local elections are women