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Friday 2 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# emigrant vote

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Why is the government trying to push emigrants even further away?
The opinions of thousands of young, educated Irish emigrants are not worth considering – or so the government seems to think.
I regularly vote in US elections from abroad. Why can’t Irish emigrants do the same?
No matter where in the world I am, I will always be an American. As such, I am grateful that my right to vote there is legally enshrined.
Column: Why has the Government ignored the Irish diaspora – again?
The timeframe for the Government to respond to the recommendations of the Constitutional Convention regarding the voting rights of Irish abroad has elapsed, write Oliver Moran and Sarah Cantwell.