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# cork-south-central - Sunday 24 January, 2016

These are the 10 most important constituencies in the general election
# The Election Hot List
# The Election Hot List

These are the 10 most important constituencies in the general election

Jan 24th 2016, 9:00 PM 52,190 Views 106 Comments

Analysis: We’ve picked out the bellwether constituencies that will tell us a lot about the outcome of Election 2016.

# cork-south-central - Thursday 29 August, 2013

TDs and Senators coming back next week to grill bankers over mortgage arrears
# Summer Is Over
# Summer Is Over

TDs and Senators coming back next week to grill bankers over mortgage arrears

Aug 29th 2013, 5:25 PM 4,214 Views 37 Comments

TDs and Senators on the Oireachtas Finance Committee will grill the heads of the main Irish banks next week.

# cork-south-central - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Former Green Party senator Dan Boyle plotting political comeback
# Political Comeback
# Political Comeback

Former Green Party senator Dan Boyle plotting political comeback

May 15th 2013, 6:30 PM 10,274 Views 84 Comments

Boyle is set to run in the local elections next year.

# cork-south-central - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes
# Constituency Commission
# Constituency Commission

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes

Jul 24th 2012, 6:02 PM 4,511 Views 27 Comments

Ministers have agreed to table new laws enforcing cuts to the size of the Dáil, in line with independent recommendations.

# cork-south-central - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up
# Dáil Boundaries
# Dáil Boundaries

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up

Jun 21st 2012, 10:57 AM 23,065 Views 79 Comments

The report of the Constituency Commission cuts the number of TDs, with significant boundary reforms.

# cork-south-central - Friday 1 June, 2012

Six key constituencies to watch in today's referendum count
# Count
# Count

Six key constituencies to watch in today's referendum count

Jun 1st 2012, 9:50 AM 3,945 Views 82 Comments

There’s a couple of bell-weather areas which, if the past is anything to go by, could give a hint as to the total outcome.

# cork-south-central - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Election candidate demands prosecution proceedings... against himself
# People's Convention
# People's Convention

Election candidate demands prosecution proceedings... against himself

Apr 8th 2012, 3:27 PM 5,750 Views 2 Comments

Diarmaid Ó Cadhla, who ran in Cork South-Central, says legislation requiring him to disclose donations is unconstitutional.

# cork-south-central - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Fine Gael TD defends 'keyboard warrior' comments
# Keyboard Warrior
# Keyboard Warrior

Fine Gael TD defends 'keyboard warrior' comments

Feb 1st 2012, 11:49 AM 4,021 Views 50 Comments

Jerry Buttimer’s reference to ‘keyboard warriors’ during the Dáil debate on the controversial statutory instrument reinforcing online copyright laws was criticised in some quarters.

# cork-south-central - Sunday 27 February, 2011

The Half Past Fix: 6.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 6.30pm

Feb 27th 2011, 6:28 PM 1,059 Views 0 Comments

EVERY HOUR – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results of the last 60 minutes. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

The Half Past Fix: 2.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 2.30pm

Feb 27th 2011, 2:29 PM 745 Views 0 Comments

Every hour – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

Michéal Martin says Fianna Fail may now look to Northern Ireland
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

Michéal Martin says Fianna Fail may now look to Northern Ireland

Feb 27th 2011, 1:33 PM 2,556 Views 0 Comments

Leader says party is looking to “new challenges” including getting involved in Northern political scene and changing what it means to be in Opposition.

Coveney elected, Clune eliminated in Cork South Central
# Cork South Central
# Cork South Central

Coveney elected, Clune eliminated in Cork South Central

Feb 27th 2011, 11:19 AM 393 Views 0 Comments

Labour's Ciarán Lynch elected on the ninth count
# Cork South Central
# Cork South Central

Labour's Ciarán Lynch elected on the ninth count

Feb 27th 2011, 10:08 AM 333 Views 0 Comments

The Half Hour Fix: 1.30am
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Hour Fix: 1.30am

Feb 27th 2011, 1:34 AM 1,439 Views 0 Comments

EVERY HOUR – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

The Hot List: How the day unfolded in 12 key constituencies
# GE11
# GE11

The Hot List: How the day unfolded in 12 key constituencies

Feb 27th 2011, 1:05 AM 7,749 Views 0 Comments

Kevin Humpheys has taken the final seat for Labour in Dublin South-East. Check out how the first day of counting unfolded in key constituencies across the country.

# cork-south-central - Saturday 26 February, 2011

Micheál Martin retains seat in Cork South Central
# GE11
# GE11

Micheál Martin retains seat in Cork South Central

Feb 26th 2011, 7:57 PM 775 Views 0 Comments

Fianna Fáil party leader is just the third in his party to have a seat in the next Dáil.

Fine Gael's Deirdre Clune facing battle for final seat in Cork South Central
# GE11
# GE11

Fine Gael's Deirdre Clune facing battle for final seat in Cork South Central

Feb 26th 2011, 6:54 PM 725 Views 0 Comments

Deirdre Clune could be in trouble in Cork.

# cork-south-central - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Wednesday

Feb 23rd 2011, 4:51 PM 1,497 Views 0 Comments

Five things you need to know: fears over 100 trapped in a Christchurch TV building, party leaders racking up the miles, and the Ireland team to face Scotland on Sunday.

Martin tops the charts in election travel stakes
# GE11
# GE11

Martin tops the charts in election travel stakes

Feb 23rd 2011, 4:25 PM 1,291 Views 0 Comments

The party leaders are wearing out the shoeleather as canvassing hits a climax – racking up almost 1,300km between them.

Poll: Who won last night’s final leaders’ debate?
# GE11
# GE11

Poll: Who won last night’s final leaders’ debate?

Feb 23rd 2011, 6:11 AM 12,552 Views 21 Comments

A simple question, perhaps not a simple answer: who came out best from last night’s RTÉ leaders’ debate?

# cork-south-central - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

Party leaders spar off in final election debate
# GE11
# GE11

Party leaders spar off in final election debate

Feb 22nd 2011, 11:59 PM 3,024 Views 0 Comments

Micheál Martin, Enda Kenny and Eamon Gilmore trade blows on job creation, health reform and their goals for leadership.

Labour recovers some ground in latest opinion poll
# Opinion Polls
# Opinion Polls

Labour recovers some ground in latest opinion poll

Feb 22nd 2011, 9:01 PM 1,996 Views 0 Comments

Labour returns its share of public support to 20 per cent, while Fianna Fáil drops back to 14 and Fine Gael holds at 38.

# cork-south-central - Monday 21 February, 2011

Newstalk denies agreeing to preconditions on Enda Kenny interview
# GE11
# GE11

Newstalk denies agreeing to preconditions on Enda Kenny interview

Feb 21st 2011, 3:50 PM 2,978 Views 0 Comments

The Fine Gael leader said yesterday evening that he would not be taking any payments from teaching pension, but Newstalk presenter suggested Kenny would not actually discuss the issue in an interview.

Fine Gael set to top student voting trends
# GE11
# GE11

Fine Gael set to top student voting trends

Feb 21st 2011, 2:43 PM 1,540 Views 0 Comments

A nationwide survey of over 1,200 third level students shows Fine Gael set to pick up over a third of student first preferences.

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

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

Feb 21st 2011, 2:01 PM 3,460 Views 0 Comments

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

# cork-south-central - Friday 18 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Friday

Feb 18th 2011, 8:00 PM 1,520 Views 0 Comments

Seven days to go until polling – time to catch up with the day’s winners and losers as the election hits the final stretch.

On the hustings: The week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail
# In Pics
# In Pics

On the hustings: The week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail

Feb 18th 2011, 6:52 PM 2,180 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie brings you Election 2011′s candidates in their more – or less – photogenic moments of the week.

# cork-south-central - Thursday 17 February, 2011

Defence Forces and Martin play down Ned O'Keeffe's 'army coup' comments
# GE11
# GE11

Defence Forces and Martin play down Ned O'Keeffe's 'army coup' comments

Feb 17th 2011, 3:12 PM 2,626 Views 0 Comments

The outgoing Cork TD had said an army coup in Ireland was “real possibility”. His son has said he is “shocked” by the comments.

# cork-south-central - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Leaders debate Irish, jobs and agriculture in TG4 debate
# GE11
# GE11

Leaders debate Irish, jobs and agriculture in TG4 debate

Feb 16th 2011, 8:42 PM 1,895 Views 0 Comments

Eamon Gilmore, Enda Kenny and Micheál Martin take part in the first of their two three-way leaders’ debates on TG4.

# cork-south-central - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Tuesday
# GE11
# GE11

Daily Fix: Tuesday

Feb 15th 2011, 8:03 PM 1,152 Views 0 Comments

Ten days to go now – so let’s catch up with the winners and losers from another day on the trail.

Twitter debate reaction negative to all five parties
# GE11
# GE11

Twitter debate reaction negative to all five parties

Feb 15th 2011, 7:04 PM 2,219 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s Twitter Tracker now tracks sentiment – and shows that all five parties were bemoaned during RTÉ’s debate.

Take 5: Tuesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Tuesday

Feb 15th 2011, 5:11 PM 1,540 Views 0 Comments

Five things you really should need know as you wrap up work this Tuesday evening…

Adams dismisses Micheál Martin's "smear campaign"
# Adams
# Adams

Adams dismisses Micheál Martin's "smear campaign"

Feb 15th 2011, 2:57 PM 1,391 Views 4 Comments

Gerry Adams says Martin’s comments about the Sinn Féin leader are a distraction from Fianna Fáil’s lack of real solutions and proposals for the economy.

Odds on FG triumph shorten after RTÉ debate
# GE11
# GE11

Odds on FG triumph shorten after RTÉ debate

Feb 15th 2011, 2:05 PM 1,414 Views 0 Comments

Enda Kenny’s solid performance sees the odds of a resounding Fine Gael victory shorten with the major bookmakers.

Poll: Should Gerry Adams open up about his past?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Gerry Adams open up about his past?

Feb 15th 2011, 12:46 PM 2,156 Views 3 Comments

Have your say in today’s poll on Sinn Féin’s election candidate for Louth.

Slideshow: what the papers say about the debates
# Leaders' Debate
# Leaders' Debate

Slideshow: what the papers say about the debates

Feb 15th 2011, 8:33 AM 1,207 Views 0 Comments

A round-up of today’s news and front page coverage of last nights five-way leaders’ debate.

Poll: Who won the five-way RTÉ leaders’ debate?
# GE11
# GE11

Poll: Who won the five-way RTÉ leaders’ debate?

Feb 15th 2011, 6:43 AM 11,789 Views 0 Comments

A simple question, but probably no simple answer: who came out on top on The Frontline’s Valentine’s Day Debate?

Gallery: backstage at RTÉ’s five-way election debate
# GE11
# GE11

Gallery: backstage at RTÉ’s five-way election debate

Feb 15th 2011, 6:31 AM 3,872 Views 0 Comments

Julien Behal’s PA gallery of life behind the scenes at Montrose last night – and some unexpected shows of affection…

Punch and Judy, red cents and Rip van Winkle: How the second leaders' debate panned out.
# Leaders' Debate
# Leaders' Debate

Punch and Judy, red cents and Rip van Winkle: How the second leaders' debate panned out.

Feb 15th 2011, 12:47 AM 2,403 Views 0 Comments

The missed blows, the landed punches and – maybe – the policies that emerged in last night’s five-way leaders’ debate at RTE.

# cork-south-central - Monday 14 February, 2011

Valentine's Day Massacre and other assorted debate clichés...
# Leaders' Debates
# Leaders' Debates

Valentine's Day Massacre and other assorted debate clichés...

Feb 14th 2011, 9:31 PM 1,320 Views 0 Comments

The outcome of tonight’s leaders’ debate isn’t certain – but the likelihood of commentators employing a few lovelorn idioms in the aftermath is odds-on…

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