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#Electoral Commission

# electoral-commission - Friday 8 January, 2021

Voting during a pandemic? Plans for social distancing at polling stations and new Electoral Commission announced
# Electoral Reform
# Electoral Reform

Voting during a pandemic? Plans for social distancing at polling stations and new Electoral Commission announced

Jan 8th 2021, 1:25 PM 9,751 Views 15 Comments

Minister Darragh O’Brien described the proposed bill as the “most significant development for our electoral system in decades”.

# electoral-commission - Monday 30 December, 2019

Electoral Commission one step closer as government approves initial plan for regulator
# Finally
# Finally

Electoral Commission one step closer as government approves initial plan for regulator

Dec 30th 2019, 11:40 AM 6,644 Views 10 Comments

An Electoral Commission has been on the cards for over a decade.

# electoral-commission - Friday 19 July, 2019

Work is finally to begin on an Electoral Commission for Ireland
# Better Late Than Never
# Better Late Than Never

Work is finally to begin on an Electoral Commission for Ireland

Jul 19th 2019, 6:30 AM 9,447 Views 21 Comments

It’s hoped an electoral commission will solve problems with the electoral register and address issues redrawing constituency lines.

# electoral-commission - Friday 28 December, 2018

E-voting machines won't be returning for future elections
# Polls
# Polls

E-voting machines won't be returning for future elections

Dec 28th 2018, 7:15 AM 9,968 Views 22 Comments

The minister said Irish citizens have no urge to depart from the pencil and the ballot paper.

# electoral-commission - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Future Irish elections and referendums will be overseen by a new Electoral Commission
# A Long Time Coming
# A Long Time Coming

Future Irish elections and referendums will be overseen by a new Electoral Commission

Dec 27th 2018, 7:30 AM 6,746 Views 22 Comments

A public consultation on what structure and responsibilities the Commission will have has been launched today.

# electoral-commission - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

Social media ad regulations should be drawn up for future referendums, Commission says
# Abortion Vote
# Abortion Vote

Social media ad regulations should be drawn up for future referendums, Commission says

Nov 14th 2018, 8:22 AM 5,431 Views 11 Comments

The Referendum Commission says new regulations should be drawn up by government.

# electoral-commission - Thursday 26 May, 2016

The UK's Vote Leave campaign isn't happy with Ryanair
# Playing By The Rules
# Playing By The Rules

The UK's Vote Leave campaign isn't happy with Ryanair

May 26th 2016, 10:38 AM 26,849 Views 56 Comments

A complaint about the airline has been made to the Electoral Commission.

# electoral-commission - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

How an electoral commission can stop another e-voting fiasco
# Opinion
# Opinion

How an electoral commission can stop another e-voting fiasco

Jan 28th 2015, 4:00 PM 30 Views 20 Comments

A new electoral commission can streamline the way we run elections and referenda in this country, writes the Labour TD Michael McCarthy.

# electoral-commission - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Alan Kelly: Monday isn't a 'drop dead date', you can register on 3 February, 10 February...
# Water Charges
# Water Charges

Alan Kelly: Monday isn't a 'drop dead date', you can register on 3 February, 10 February...

Jan 27th 2015, 4:53 PM 24,298 Views 163 Comments

Whenever suits really.

# electoral-commission - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Harris: 'Personal wealth' shouldn't decide elections - but I'm not talking about Deirdre Clune
# Running Mates
# Running Mates

Harris: 'Personal wealth' shouldn't decide elections - but I'm not talking about Deirdre Clune

Apr 22nd 2014, 1:01 PM 14,775 Views 32 Comments

The Fine Gael TD insists he is not talking about his running mate in Ireland South as the pair battle it out for what is realistically one available seat.