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#Election 2015

# election-2015 - Monday 12 October, 2015

Why nobody is a winner after Enda forgoes a cheeky election
# Analysis
# Analysis

Why nobody is a winner after Enda forgoes a cheeky election

Oct 12th 2015, 1:19 PM 18,782 Views 57 Comments

Analysis: The Taoiseach and the government have been damaged by the events of the past seven days.

# election-2015 - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Is Enda about to shaft Joan?
# Analysis
# Analysis

Is Enda about to shaft Joan?

Oct 8th 2015, 11:57 PM 27,124 Views 114 Comments

Analysis: The Taoiseach’s refusal to rule out an early election is starting to make November a self-fulfilling prophecy.

# election-2015 - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Election fever: Enda's teasing everyone and Joan's holding babies
# Election 201?
# Election 201?

Election fever: Enda's teasing everyone and Joan's holding babies

Oct 7th 2015, 10:25 PM 16,752 Views 107 Comments

Enda Kenny remained tight-lipped about the date of an election, while Joan Burton gave mixed messages.

# election-2015 - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Enda was given a perfect opportunity to rule out an early election today
# Election Tease
# Election Tease

Enda was given a perfect opportunity to rule out an early election today

Oct 6th 2015, 8:00 PM 13,689 Views 129 Comments

But, he didn’t.

# election-2015 - Monday 5 October, 2015

Now Enda is refusing to rule out an early election
# A November Surprise
# A November Surprise

Now Enda is refusing to rule out an early election

Oct 5th 2015, 10:17 PM 26,282 Views 224 Comments

The Taoiseach might be fancying a cheeky election before the year is out.

# election-2015 - Friday 2 October, 2015

Michael Noonan has a view on when the election should be...
# Election 201?
# Election 201?

Michael Noonan has a view on when the election should be...

Oct 2nd 2015, 9:15 PM 12,427 Views 130 Comments

… but he’s not telling you.

# election-2015 - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

The real truth about when the general election is
# Analysis
# Analysis

The real truth about when the general election is

Sep 30th 2015, 9:00 PM 17,164 Views 122 Comments

No one really knows, including the one man whose call it is.

# election-2015 - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Ivan Yates thinks the general election is less than two months away
# Election 201?
# Election 201?

Ivan Yates thinks the general election is less than two months away

Sep 29th 2015, 8:30 PM 20,451 Views 56 Comments

But Enda is willing to bet otherwise.

# election-2015 - Thursday 10 September, 2015

A lot of people don't want a general election until NEXT year
# Take Note Enda
# Take Note Enda

A lot of people don't want a general election until NEXT year

Sep 10th 2015, 1:00 PM 21,017 Views 123 Comments

A new poll shows that many Irish people don’t want an election before the end of this year despite speculation it will happen.

# election-2015 - Saturday 4 July, 2015

An election-ready Sinn Féin wants to raise wages by €1 and cut politicians' pay
# Ready To Rumble
# Ready To Rumble

An election-ready Sinn Féin wants to raise wages by €1 and cut politicians' pay

Jul 4th 2015, 10:00 AM 17,352 Views 190 Comments

Sinn Féin is embarking on a national campaign to inform voters as it believes an election is imminent.

# election-2015 - Monday 15 June, 2015

Why Sinn Féin is more ready than anyone else for an election
# Let's Do This
# Let's Do This

Why Sinn Féin is more ready than anyone else for an election

Jun 15th 2015, 8:00 PM 11,226 Views 94 Comments

The party has only handful of constituencies where it hasn’t selected candidates.

# election-2015 - Saturday 6 June, 2015

5 reasons why there'll be an election this year... and 5 reasons why there won't

5 reasons why there'll be an election this year... and 5 reasons why there won't

Jun 6th 2015, 7:00 AM 20,341 Views 196 Comments

Decisions, decisions, decisions.

# election-2015 - Monday 4 May, 2015

Russell Brand backs Ed Miliband: 'You gotta vote Labour'
# Uk Election
# Uk Election

Russell Brand backs Ed Miliband: 'You gotta vote Labour'

May 4th 2015, 4:18 PM 10,576 Views 51 Comments

Brand said he believed the UK was in a “dangerous position”.

# election-2015 - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

'I find it a bit disloyal': A Labour minister is NOT happy with Simon Coveney
# Civil War Politics
# Civil War Politics

'I find it a bit disloyal': A Labour minister is NOT happy with Simon Coveney

Jan 20th 2015, 2:25 PM 17,676 Views 105 Comments

A Labour minister has taken a dim view of the latest round of coalition speculation.

Here's another ex-Fianna Fáil minister who could be making a comeback
# The Comeback Kid
# The Comeback Kid

Here's another ex-Fianna Fáil minister who could be making a comeback

Jan 20th 2015, 7:15 AM 15,537 Views 26 Comments

Former government chief whip John Curran is contemplating running for the Dáil again.

# election-2015 - 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 20,630 Views 99 Comments

The party leader is looking to return to the Dáil.

# election-2015 - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Analysis: If Charlie and Des taught us anything... it's that deals can always be made
# Recap
# Recap

Analysis: If Charlie and Des taught us anything... it's that deals can always be made

Jan 7th 2015, 7:30 PM 13,563 Views 15 Comments

History shows that no combination of political parties can be ruled out if the numbers stack up.

# election-2015 - Monday 5 January, 2015

Mary Lou thinks Sinn Féin would have to be the largest party to go into government
# The Next Coalition
# The Next Coalition

Mary Lou thinks Sinn Féin would have to be the largest party to go into government

Jan 5th 2015, 10:00 PM 26,508 Views 210 Comments

The Sinn Féin TD said that junior coalition parties “get screwed” in government.

# election-2015 - Thursday 18 December, 2014

He's ruled out Fine Gael and Sinn Féin, so could Micheál Martin do a deal with anyone?
# The Next Government
# The Next Government

He's ruled out Fine Gael and Sinn Féin, so could Micheál Martin do a deal with anyone?

Dec 18th 2014, 7:40 PM 12,037 Views 86 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader has been speaking to TheJournal.ie today.

# election-2015 - Monday 1 December, 2014

Micheál Martin: I think Enda Kenny is deluded and no one takes him seriously
# Shots Fired
# Shots Fired

Micheál Martin: I think Enda Kenny is deluded and no one takes him seriously

Dec 1st 2014, 9:17 AM 13,874 Views 135 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader has hit back at the Taoiseach’s comments about either a Fine Gael or Sinn Féin-led government.

# election-2015 - Monday 24 November, 2014

Is Fine Gael facing an election bloodbath?
# Analysis
# Analysis

Is Fine Gael facing an election bloodbath?

Nov 24th 2014, 10:34 PM 43,101 Views 276 Comments

After a historic victory in 2011, the largest party in the State is now facing the loss of over 20 seats at the next election on current poll numbers.