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#Election 2015

# election-2015 - All time

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 18,796 Views 57 Comments

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

Is Enda about to shaft Joan?
# Analysis
# Analysis

Is Enda about to shaft Joan?

Oct 8th 2015, 11:57 PM 27,137 Views 114 Comments

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

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 16,766 Views 107 Comments

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

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 13,708 Views 129 Comments

But, he didn’t.

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 26,304 Views 224 Comments

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

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 12,453 Views 130 Comments

… but he’s not telling you.

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 17,185 Views 122 Comments

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

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 20,473 Views 56 Comments

But Enda is willing to bet otherwise.

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 21,032 Views 124 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.

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 17,368 Views 190 Comments

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

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 11,253 Views 94 Comments

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

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 20,351 Views 196 Comments

Decisions, decisions, decisions.

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 10,590 Views 51 Comments

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

'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 17,702 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 15,563 Views 26 Comments

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

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 20,665 Views 99 Comments

The party leader is looking to return to the Dáil.

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 13,584 Views 15 Comments

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

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 26,534 Views 210 Comments

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

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 12,053 Views 86 Comments

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

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 13,900 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.

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

Is Fine Gael facing an election bloodbath?

Nov 24th 2014, 10:34 PM 43,132 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.