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# eu-ref - Friday 24 June, 2016

BREXIT: The UK has voted to leave the European Union

The fallout of the UK decision has been massive.

# eu-ref - Friday 1 June, 2012

Referendum roundup: The state of play at midday

The ‘Yes’ vote is ahead in the tallies although official results not in yet.

# eu-ref - Thursday 31 May, 2012

Polling stations quiet with low turnout so far Referendum This post contains images

Polling stations quiet with low turnout so far

As they head to the booths, voters have been telling us how turnout figures are looking pretty dismal…

Poll: Do you intend to vote today in the referendum? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you intend to vote today in the referendum?

Voting turnout for referendums is traditionally lower than for general elections. Do you plan to cast a vote today?

# eu-ref - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Referendum roundup: Your last-minute information station

Campaigning on the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ side shut down at 2pm today. As you get your voting card ready for tomorrow’s poll, TheJournal.ie pushes aside the political point-scoring…

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from Referendum Commission

We asked TheJournal.ie’s users to put forward their questions about what the Fiscal Compact actually MEANS and we would get straightforward answers. Here they are.

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from European Policy Centre

We asked TheJournal.ie’s users to put forward their questions about what the Fiscal Compact actually MEANS and we would get straightforward answers. Here they are.

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from ‘Yes’ side Fine Gael Simon Coveney

We asked TheJournal.ie’s users to put forward their questions about what the Fiscal Compact actually MEANS and we would get straightforward answers. Here they are.

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: Answers from ‘No’ side Sinn Féin Pearse Doherty

We asked TheJournal.ie’s users to put forward their questions about what the Fiscal Compact actually MEANS and we would get straightforward answers. Here they are.

YOUR Fiscal Compact questions: We have the information.

We asked TheJournal.ie’s users to put forward their questions about what the Fiscal Compact actually MEANS and we would get straightforward answers. Here’s how we got on.

# eu-ref - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Column: Low rate of lending to Germany has put them in driving seat

The gap between those who can access the markets and those who can’t continues to wide, writes Nick Leeson…

# eu-ref - Monday 28 May, 2012

Referendum roundup: 3 days to go

Austerity treaty, stability treaty, or somewhere in between? TheJournal.ie keeps you up to date with our evening Fiscal Compact referendum bulletin.

'Yes' to babies: Two Sinn Féin TDs welcome new sons on Ard Fheis weekend

It’s been a busier pre-referendum week for Pearse Doherty and Peadar Tóibín than for most…

# eu-ref - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Kenny appeals to public to assist recovery with Yes vote

In a televised address, the Taoiseach insists the Fiscal Compact would not allow other countries to dictate Ireland’s affairs.

# eu-ref - Friday 25 May, 2012

Referendum roundup: 6 days to go Fiscal Compacted This post contains images

Referendum roundup: 6 days to go

Austerity treaty, stability treaty or somewhere in between? TheJournal.ie keeps you up to date with our evening Fiscal Compact referendum bulletin.

# eu-ref - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Referendum roundup: 7 days to go

Austerity treaty, stability treaty or somewhere in between? TheJournal.ie keeps you up to date with our evening Fiscal Compact referendum bulletin.

# eu-ref - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

What do YOU want to know about the referendum?

Tired of the political squabbles between the campaigners? TheJournal.ie is going to help you find out the answers to the questions you have about what voting ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ will ACTUALLY mean. Read on to participate…

# eu-ref - Friday 18 May, 2012

Yes side remains clear - but lead narrows - in latest referendum poll

Red C’s poll for Paddy Power shows the No vote remaining on 31 per cent, but Yes has lost three points to ‘Don’t Know’.

# eu-ref - Thursday 17 May, 2012

AS IT HAPPENED: The Last Word's Fiscal Compact debate

We’ll be watching and updating you as the ‘No’ and ‘Yes’ campaigners take each other on in front of Today FM’s Matt Cooper this afternoon.

# eu-ref - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Referendum roundup: 15 days to go

Austerity treaty, stability treaty or somewhere in between? TheJournal.ie keeps you up to date with our evening Fiscal Compact referendum bulletin.

# eu-ref - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Referendum roundup: 16 days to go

Austerity treaty, stability treaty or somewhere in between? TheJournal.ie keeps you up to date with our evening Fiscal Compact referendum bulletin.

Kenny plays down chances of EU growth deal before referendum

The Taoiseach says next week’s meeting of the European Council probably won’t make any immediate concrete decisions.

# eu-ref - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Poll: Are you happy with the quality of the referendum campaigns? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you happy with the quality of the referendum campaigns?

Declan Ganley’s back in the fray, as Michael Noonan fears election fatigue. How do you feel so far?

Ganley to campaign for No vote in Fiscal Compact referendum

The veteran of the Lisbon campaigns has revived Libertas to oppose the treaty – but Simon Coveney has already accused him of showing “flawed thinking”.

# eu-ref - Friday 11 May, 2012

Taoiseach says referendum date will not be changed

Germany may delay the ratification of the fiscal compact treaty…

# eu-ref - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Kenny: SF's 'No' vote would be a 'lethal injection' to economy

Enda Kenny takes aim at opponents to the Fiscal Compact and their proposals for enforcing a balanced Budget.

# eu-ref - Saturday 5 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Here's the week's news... skewed Not The News

Here's the week's news... skewed

BREAKING via The Mire wire: Continuity Irish Dancers turn vicious over ringlets row; 12 million bungalows for Athlone; Michael Noonan takes Miss Ireland crown as ‘warning’…

# eu-ref - Friday 4 May, 2012

MEP disputes Referendum Commission’s claim on ESM veto

The Referendum Commission’s booklet says a No vote means no access to ESM funding – but Paul Murphy MEP disagrees.

# eu-ref - Thursday 3 May, 2012

# eu-ref - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

AS IT HAPPENED: The Europe Debate with Vincent Browne on TV3

Join TheJournal.ie as we track the hits and misses of the first major televised debate between the ‘Yes’ and ‘No’ camps in the Fiscal Compact referendum.

FF whip to meet Ó Cuív over role in referendum No campaign

Seán Ó Fearghaíl is to meet former deputy leader Éamon Ó Cuív to establish what role he will take in the referendum campaign.

# eu-ref - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Fine Gael and Labour urge electorate to vote Yes on treaty

Simon Coveney called on people to read the Treaty for themselves before making up their mind on how to vote.