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# david-farrell - Saturday 1 December, 2012

LIVE: The Constitutional Convention holds its first meeting

The 100-member body, two-thirds of which is drawn from the general public, is meeting in Dublin Castle this afternoon.

# david-farrell - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Column: 16-year-olds can pay taxes and join the army - why not let them vote?

The government is making decisions which adversely affect young people but without allowing them a say, writes Maria Pia Kelly.

# david-farrell - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

New political initiative plans citizens’ assembly to ‘renew democracy’ Democracy This post contains videos

New political initiative plans citizens’ assembly to ‘renew democracy’

‘We the Citizens’ will hold seven regional meetings ahead of a national event aimed at restoring trust in public life.