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# dublin-south-east - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Here's where Eamon Ryan is going to run in the general election
# Green Shoots
# Green Shoots

Here's where Eamon Ryan is going to run in the general election

Jan 10th 2015, 10:30 AM 20,611 Views 99 Comments

The party leader is looking to return to the Dáil.

# dublin-south-east - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Fine Gael councillor throws her support behind Lucinda Creighton
# Dublin South East
# Dublin South East

Fine Gael councillor throws her support behind Lucinda Creighton

Oct 23rd 2013, 6:45 AM 7,895 Views 30 Comments

Councillor Edie Wynne takes a different view of the former Minister of State than her constituency colleague, Paddy McCartan, who said Creighton should resign from the party earlier this week.

# dublin-south-east - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Creighton: A lot of Fine Gael members will campaign for me at the next election
# Fine Gael
# Fine Gael

Creighton: A lot of Fine Gael members will campaign for me at the next election

Sep 18th 2013, 6:00 AM 3,949 Views 41 Comments

The Dublin South East TD is definitely running at the next election and believes many Fine Gael members in her constituency will support her. Here’s what else she told TheJournal.ie…

# dublin-south-east - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Fine Gael removes Lucinda Creighton references from councillor's newsletter
# Lucinda Who?
# Lucinda Who?

Fine Gael removes Lucinda Creighton references from councillor's newsletter

Aug 20th 2013, 9:45 PM 12,095 Views 32 Comments

Edie Wynne said references she made in her quarterly newsletter to the former Minister of State were removed by party headquarters.

# dublin-south-east - Saturday 13 July, 2013

"I'm not opposed to gay rights" and 9 other quotes from Lucinda Creighton
# Marian
# Marian

"I'm not opposed to gay rights" and 9 other quotes from Lucinda Creighton

Jul 13th 2013, 1:07 PM 20,314 Views 105 Comments

The former European Affairs Minister gave a wide-ranging interview to Marian Finucane on RTÉ Radio this morning. Here’s what she had to say…

# dublin-south-east - 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.

# dublin-south-east - 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 23,071 Views 79 Comments

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

# dublin-south-east - 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.

# dublin-south-east - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

FG backbencher preparing 'tax transparency' bill to show where money goes
# Transparency
# Transparency

FG backbencher preparing 'tax transparency' bill to show where money goes

Mar 20th 2012, 3:02 PM 3,116 Views 19 Comments

Eoghan Murphy wants to follow the lead of the UK, where each taxpayer is being given a breakdown of their tax spending.

# dublin-south-east - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Haskins to donate refunded election expenses to charities and good causes
# All's Well...
# All's Well...

Haskins to donate refunded election expenses to charities and good causes

Feb 7th 2012, 12:30 PM 3,788 Views 46 Comments

Defeated independent Dylan Haskins received an €8,700 refund in expenses, and is distributing it between ten good causes.

# dublin-south-east - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Residents claim TDs do not represent 'middle class' in Dublin suburb
# Terenure
# Terenure

Residents claim TDs do not represent 'middle class' in Dublin suburb

Jan 11th 2012, 9:49 AM 5,144 Views 42 Comments

Residents in Terenure have called on the Constituency Commission to reunite the village which is separated by electoral boundaries currently in place.

# dublin-south-east - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Seanad could operate on a voluntary basis  - FG Senator
# Volunteers
# Volunteers

Seanad could operate on a voluntary basis - FG Senator

Dec 14th 2011, 5:09 PM 1,948 Views 21 Comments

Senator Catherine Noone said that Senators could work on a volunteer basis to preserve the Seanad as a “key feature of our democratic system”.

# dublin-south-east - Monday 28 February, 2011

Revealed: the ten biggest winners and losers of Election 2011
# GE11
# GE11

Revealed: the ten biggest winners and losers of Election 2011

Feb 28th 2011, 9:57 AM 4,936 Views 0 Comments

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
# Dynasties
# Dynasties

Fianna Fáil wipe out marks the end of political dynasties

Feb 28th 2011, 9:32 AM 1,754 Views 0 Comments

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

# dublin-south-east - Sunday 27 February, 2011

The Half Past Fix: 4.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 4.30pm

Feb 27th 2011, 4:33 PM 1,108 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 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.

The Half Hour Fix: 12.30am
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Hour Fix: 12.30am

Feb 27th 2011, 12:28 AM 1,031 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.

# dublin-south-east - Saturday 26 February, 2011

The Half Past Fix: 10.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 10.30pm

Feb 26th 2011, 10:32 PM 1,214 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 Half Past Fix: 9.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 9.30pm

Feb 26th 2011, 9:26 PM 1,307 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.

Voting trends: voter vengeance for Fianna Fáil and the Greens
# GE11
# GE11

Voting trends: voter vengeance for Fianna Fáil and the Greens

Feb 26th 2011, 2:41 PM 874 Views 0 Comments

Former coalition government parties look likely to lose substantial number of seats, particularly in Dublin, where Conor Lenihan and Paul Gogarty have already conceded.

# dublin-south-east - 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.

# dublin-south-east - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

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.

Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Tuesday

Feb 22nd 2011, 7:52 PM 1,270 Views 0 Comments

The highs, the lows and the no-gos of today’s campaign trail…

# dublin-south-east - Monday 21 February, 2011

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.

# dublin-south-east - 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.

# dublin-south-east - 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.

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.

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.

# dublin-south-east - 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…

# dublin-south-east - Sunday 13 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Sunday
# GE11
# GE11

Daily Fix: Sunday

Feb 13th 2011, 8:00 PM 1,330 Views 0 Comments

The latest highlights from the campaign trail.

# dublin-south-east - Saturday 12 February, 2011

Canvassing continues as Sinn Féin launches jobs strategy
# GE11
# GE11

Canvassing continues as Sinn Féin launches jobs strategy

Feb 12th 2011, 10:43 AM 937 Views 0 Comments

Education spokespersons from Labour, the Green Party and Fine Gael are holding a debate on education this afternoon.

# dublin-south-east - Friday 11 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Friday

Feb 11th 2011, 8:03 PM 1,498 Views 0 Comments

Michaéal Martin says no to Golden Handshakes; Leo Vardakar ruffles some feathers; and John Gormley just wants the simple things in life – like rewriting the Constitution.

Which campaign song?
# Face Off
# Face Off

Which campaign song?

Feb 11th 2011, 2:20 PM 1,317 Views 0 Comments

Those Election 2011 candidates will do anything to get inside our heads – but whose campaign song has made the best job of getting into our ear?

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