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#Donegal South West

# donegal-south-west - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Even Donegal voted YES in the marriage referendum

The result will come as no surprise to TDs who told us as much before yesterday.

# donegal-south-west - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

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

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

# donegal-south-west - Thursday 21 June, 2012

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

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

# donegal-south-west - Friday 1 June, 2012

Six key constituencies to watch in today's referendum count

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.

# donegal-south-west - Friday 16 December, 2011

Pearse Doherty won't pay Household Charge - but says don't follow his lead

The Sinn Féin TD has said that anyone who doesn’t pay the charge should be mindful of legal and financial consequences.

# donegal-south-west - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Donegal candidate reported to Gardaí over failure to disclose expenses

The Standards in Public Office commission says candidates in the Donegal South-West by-election will receive €38,795 in refunds.

# donegal-south-west - Monday 28 February, 2011

Revealed: the ten biggest winners and losers of Election 2011 GE11 This post contains images

Revealed: the ten biggest winners and losers of Election 2011

We’ve totted up the figures, quantified the quotas, and worked out the ten most – and least – popular politicians in Ireland.

Fianna Fáil wipe out marks the end of political dynasties

Well known Fianna Fáil names like Haughey, Hanafin, Coughlan, Andrews and McEllistrim are no longer in the Dáil.

# donegal-south-west - Sunday 27 February, 2011

The Half Past Fix: 11.30pm

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 Hot List: How the day unfolded in 12 key constituencies

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.

# donegal-south-west - Saturday 26 February, 2011

The Half Past Fix: 11.30pm

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 Half Past Fix: 10.30pm

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.

Mary Coughlan eliminated from Donegal South West count

The Tánaiste has lost her Dáil seat but refused to comment this evening on what she would do if she was not elected.

The Half Past Fix: 9.30pm

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 Half-Past Fix: 2:30pm

The Half-Past Fix: 2:30pm

Everything you need to know from the count so far: we keep you updated every hour, on the half hour. It’s all in the Half-Past Fix.

Frank McBrearty concedes seat in Donegal South West

The Labour candidate has conceded his seat and congratulated Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty, who leading the tally.

# donegal-south-west - Thursday 17 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Thursday

This time next week, we’ll be in the middle of a moratorium… time to catch up with the day’s winners and losers.

# donegal-south-west - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Parties fire shots over Irish language plans

Sinn Féin launches its Irish plan outside Fine Gael HQ – but the election frontrunners label the move an ‘empty stunt’.

# donegal-south-west - Friday 11 February, 2011

Martin tells FF ministers to waive severance payments

The new party leader tells his former cabinet colleagues that if they stay on as TDs, they’ll forego their €88k payout.

# donegal-south-west - Thursday 10 February, 2011

FF and FG to launch duelling fiscal policies

The Dáil’s two largest parties will both launch their fiscal plans at 11am, with 15 days to go until voting day.

# donegal-south-west - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

Ireland to bring GM crops onto home market

Outgoing Agriculture Minister Brendan Smith says Ireland has “altered its voting position” and is now backing EU proposals to authorise the sale and use of genetically-modified maize and cotton.

# donegal-south-west - Thursday 3 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Wednesday

The highs and lows of today’s campaign trail.

Sinn Féin's Doherty forced to clarify job qualifications

The Donegal South-West candidate has to amend his election bio, after clarifying that he never finished a college course.

# donegal-south-west - Tuesday 30 November, 2010

Pearse Doherty takes seat in Dáil

Recently-elected Sinn Féin TD welcomed by Dáil colleagues on his first day at the office.

# donegal-south-west - Friday 26 November, 2010

Pearse Doherty takes Donegal South West by-election

Sinn Féin senator Pearse Doherty tops the polls and takes Dáil seat, after beating rivals with huge first preference vote.

# donegal-south-west - Thursday 25 November, 2010

Donegal goes to polls for 'redundant' by-election

The Donegal South-West by-election takes place today, 17 months after the seat came vacant, amid waning enthusiasm.

9 at 9: Thursday

The Four Year Plan comes to the Dáil, the state considers a second bad bank, and North Korea finds an unlikely ally.

# donegal-south-west - Wednesday 17 November, 2010

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Doherty blazes ahead in Donegal by-election opinion poll

A Red C poll commissioned by Paddy Power shows Sinn Féin with substantial support ahead of next week’s ballot.

# donegal-south-west - Monday 8 November, 2010

Fianna Fáil select Brian O'Domhnaill as Donegal candidate

Donegal South-West candidate says he feels “energised” going into the by-election fight.

# donegal-south-west - Wednesday 29 September, 2010

By-elections will happen 'in first quarter of 2011' - Curran

The government wins three Dáil votes defeating by-elections – but admits it will try to hold them in early 2011.

# donegal-south-west - Sunday 5 September, 2010

Fianna Fáil may rush Donegal by-election to avoid court order

The party wants to pre-empt Pearse Doherty’s court action and fill the Donegal seat before the other two vacancies.