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# galway-west - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Soc Dems and Greens look set to win a seat each in Galway West
# TG4/ Ipsos MRBI
# TG4/ Ipsos MRBI

Soc Dems and Greens look set to win a seat each in Galway West

Jan 28th 2020, 7:08 PM 38,736 Views 78 Comments

Outgoing Independent TDs Catherine Connelly and Noel Grealish look in danger of losing their seats – but could be saved on transfers.

# galway-west - Sunday 24 January, 2016

These are the 10 most important constituencies in the general election
# The Election Hot List
# The Election Hot List

These are the 10 most important constituencies in the general election

Jan 24th 2016, 9:00 PM 52,219 Views 106 Comments

Analysis: We’ve picked out the bellwether constituencies that will tell us a lot about the outcome of Election 2016.

# galway-west - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Just weeks out from the election, a Fine Gael TD has resigned from the Dáil
# Gonezo
# Gonezo

Just weeks out from the election, a Fine Gael TD has resigned from the Dáil

Jan 14th 2016, 5:06 PM 27,840 Views 36 Comments

Brian Walsh had already decided not to contest the election following medical advice.

# galway-west - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Renua relying on Charity to take out Fidelma Healy-Eames
# New Recruit
# New Recruit

Renua relying on Charity to take out Fidelma Healy-Eames

May 20th 2015, 7:36 PM 17,775 Views 38 Comments

The new political party has recruited an independent councillor to its ranks.

# galway-west - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Mayo TD John O'Mahony confirms switch to Galway-West
# Moving On
# Moving On

Mayo TD John O'Mahony confirms switch to Galway-West

Apr 23rd 2015, 9:26 PM 13,547 Views 38 Comments

The former football manager says “the pitch has changed” for the next election.

# galway-west - Sunday 22 September, 2013

Seanad's newest member wants it abolished, admits it's a 'gateway' to the Dáil
# Seanad Referendum
# Seanad Referendum

Seanad's newest member wants it abolished, admits it's a 'gateway' to the Dáil

Sep 22nd 2013, 7:45 AM 7,821 Views 46 Comments

Hildegarde Naughton said she sees the upper house as a “gateway” and said she wants “to get a feel for the workings of the Dáil and Senate”.

# galway-west - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Is Galway West TD Noel Grealish joining Fianna Fáil?
# Switch-up
# Switch-up

Is Galway West TD Noel Grealish joining Fianna Fáil?

Apr 13th 2013, 7:30 AM 6,564 Views 30 Comments

The independent TD declined to comment when asked if he was interested in joining the party which itself has denied it has approached the former Progressive Democrat deputy.

# galway-west - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Coroner inquest into death of Savita will be 'open and transparent'
# Savita
# Savita

Coroner inquest into death of Savita will be 'open and transparent'

Jan 8th 2013, 1:16 PM 2,683 Views 9 Comments

The preliminary inquiry is due to begin on 18 January, and is expected to reconvene in April for a week.

# galway-west - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes
# Constituency Commission
# Constituency Commission

Confirmed: Dáil to lose 8 TDs with confirmation of boundary changes

Jul 24th 2012, 6:02 PM 4,513 Views 27 Comments

Ministers have agreed to table new laws enforcing cuts to the size of the Dáil, in line with independent recommendations.

# galway-west - Thursday 19 July, 2012

IMF recommendations 'not something government has to follow' - Tánaiste
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

IMF recommendations 'not something government has to follow' - Tánaiste

Jul 19th 2012, 11:19 AM 2,022 Views 18 Comments

Eamon Gilmore was responding to the International Monetary Fund’s statement on completion of its annual review of Ireland’s affairs.

# galway-west - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up
# Dáil Boundaries
# Dáil Boundaries

Constituency report: Dáil loses 8 TDs in radical boundary shake-up

Jun 21st 2012, 10:57 AM 23,197 Views 79 Comments

The report of the Constituency Commission cuts the number of TDs, with significant boundary reforms.

# galway-west - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Students arrested after occupying Fine Gael TD's constituency office
# Protest
# Protest

Students arrested after occupying Fine Gael TD's constituency office

Nov 30th 2011, 1:54 PM 6,023 Views 74 Comments

Students climbed onto the roof and entered the constituency office of Brian Walsh TD in Galway earlier today.

# galway-west - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Results in after epic 73-hour count in Galway West
# GE11
# GE11

Results in after epic 73-hour count in Galway West

Mar 2nd 2011, 8:14 AM 1,058 Views 0 Comments

The 60,647 votes in Galway West have been counted, counted, and counted again – and elected five TDs this morning.

# galway-west - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

All Dáil seats now filled but recount in Galway West with five candidates elected
# GE11
# GE11

All Dáil seats now filled but recount in Galway West with five candidates elected

Mar 1st 2011, 7:58 AM 986 Views 0 Comments

A full recount will get underway in Galway West this afternoon with five candidates already elected but not yet declared.

# galway-west - Monday 28 February, 2011

John Moloney eliminated, but counting continues
# GE11
# GE11

John Moloney eliminated, but counting continues

Feb 28th 2011, 10:33 PM 864 Views 0 Comments

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Feb 28th 2011, 8:18 PM 1,486 Views 0 Comments

Every evening, TheJournal.ie brings you a round-up of the biggest news stories of the day, as well as the interesting bits and pieces you may have missed.

Dick Roche eliminated as Wicklow count rolls on
# GE11
# GE11

Dick Roche eliminated as Wicklow count rolls on

Feb 28th 2011, 8:06 PM 1,672 Views 0 Comments

Fianna Fáil TD has been eliminated following rechecks in Wicklow, where five seats have yet to be filled.

Revealed: the ten biggest winners and losers of Election 2011
# GE11
# GE11

Revealed: the ten biggest winners and losers of Election 2011

Feb 28th 2011, 9:57 AM 4,979 Views 0 Comments

We’ve totted up the figures, quantified the quotas, and worked out the ten most – and least – popular politicians in Ireland.

Still 12 seats to be filled with counts resuming today
# GE11
# GE11

Still 12 seats to be filled with counts resuming today

Feb 28th 2011, 7:48 AM 969 Views 0 Comments

Three recounts will take place today in Wicklow, Laois-Offaly, and Galway West.

No more Election 2011 results tonight
# GE11
# GE11

No more Election 2011 results tonight

Feb 28th 2011, 12:32 AM 530 Views 0 Comments

# galway-west - Sunday 27 February, 2011

The Hot List: The latest from the three constituencies with 12 seats to fill
# GE11
# GE11

The Hot List: The latest from the three constituencies with 12 seats to fill

Feb 27th 2011, 10:06 PM 5,880 Views 0 Comments

Latest: Recount in Laois-Offaly started again at 8.15pm. Full recount has started in Galway West.

The PDs return: former party fares better in 2011 than 2007
# GE11
# GE11

The PDs return: former party fares better in 2011 than 2007

Feb 27th 2011, 9:56 PM 1,808 Views 0 Comments

The party that disbanded after its election slaughter in 2007 sees its former candidates gain ground this time around.

The Half Past Fix: 4.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 4.30pm

Feb 27th 2011, 4:33 PM 1,109 Views 0 Comments

EVERY HOUR – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results of the last 60 minutes. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

Éamon Ó Cuív elected in Galway West
# Galway West
# Galway West

Éamon Ó Cuív elected in Galway West

Feb 27th 2011, 12:44 PM 487 Views 0 Comments

Frank Fahey eliminated in Galway West
# Galway West
# Galway West

Frank Fahey eliminated in Galway West

Feb 27th 2011, 11:28 AM 515 Views 0 Comments

The Half Hour Fix: 12.30am
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Hour Fix: 12.30am

Feb 27th 2011, 12:28 AM 1,035 Views 0 Comments

Every hour – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

# galway-west - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

Why would a twentysomething run for the Dail?
# GE11
# GE11

Why would a twentysomething run for the Dail?

Feb 23rd 2011, 6:22 PM 3,670 Views 0 Comments

Young candidates in Election 2011 tell TheJournal.ie why they want to be part of the 31st Dáil.

# galway-west - Friday 11 February, 2011

On the hustings: A week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail
# In Pics
# In Pics

On the hustings: A week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail

Feb 11th 2011, 9:00 PM 3,016 Views 0 Comments

They came, they put on boxing gloves, they aim to conquer – TheJournal.ie brings you some of the offguard, and possibly posed, moments of GE11.

Martin tells FF ministers to waive severance payments
# Fianna Fáil
# Fianna Fáil

Martin tells FF ministers to waive severance payments

Feb 11th 2011, 9:53 AM 1,463 Views 0 Comments

The new party leader tells his former cabinet colleagues that if they stay on as TDs, they’ll forego their €88k payout.

# galway-west - Monday 7 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Monday

Feb 7th 2011, 7:53 PM 2,829 Views 0 Comments

The highs and lows of today’s campaign trail: The manifestos of the three biggest political parties are unveiled, Dylan Haskins is caught between a rock and a hard place, and Éamon Ó Cuiv is all tuckered out.

# galway-west - Wednesday 2 February, 2011

Last-minute rubberstamping of Public Service Cards scheme "a costly political stunt"
# ID Cards
# ID Cards

Last-minute rubberstamping of Public Service Cards scheme "a costly political stunt"

Feb 2nd 2011, 6:48 PM 2,834 Views 0 Comments

Irish civil rights group criticises Eamon O Cuiv issuing of ‘ID cards’ on last day in office.

# galway-west - Tuesday 18 January, 2011

Leinster House 'Toxic Anglo' accused wants to be a TD
# Anglo Avenger
# Anglo Avenger

Leinster House 'Toxic Anglo' accused wants to be a TD

Jan 18th 2011, 2:30 PM 1,863 Views 0 Comments

Joe McNamara “grabbed the mic” at public meeting in Galway last night and vowed to run against Fianna Fail’s Frank Fahey.