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# presidential - Sunday 8 November, 2020

As it happened: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris give victory speeches after winning the US election
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris give victory speeches after winning the US election

Updated Nov 8th 2020, 12:15 AM 110,945 Views 83 Comments

Michael D Higgins, Boris Johnson and others have congratulated Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.

# presidential - Monday 13 April, 2020

Bernie Sanders formally endorses Joe Biden for president
# Presidential
# Presidential

Bernie Sanders formally endorses Joe Biden for president

Apr 13th 2020, 7:28 PM 25,483 Views 84 Comments

“We’ve got to make Trump a one-term president,” Sanders said.

# presidential - Monday 17 June, 2019

Donald Trump trailing five Democrats in latest opinion poll
# Presidential Campaign
# Presidential Campaign

Donald Trump trailing five Democrats in latest opinion poll

Jun 17th 2019, 8:19 AM 28,355 Views 65 Comments

The Fox News poll showed Biden leading Trump by 49% to 39% among all registered voters nationwide.

# presidential - Monday 10 September, 2018

Presidential hopeful Peter Casey is travelling by helicopter to council meetings
# Presidential
# Presidential

Presidential hopeful Peter Casey is travelling by helicopter to council meetings

Sep 10th 2018, 5:13 PM 27,488 Views 77 Comments

Candidates need the backing of four local authorities to get on the presidential ballot paper.

# presidential - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

'I don't see it going anywhere': Fianna Fáil TD dismisses prospect of Éamon Ó Cúiv running for president
# Presidential
# Presidential

'I don't see it going anywhere': Fianna Fáil TD dismisses prospect of Éamon Ó Cúiv running for president

Jul 31st 2018, 10:13 AM 13,676 Views 34 Comments

A letter sent to councillors across the country calling for support for Ó Cúiv to be the next president of Ireland.

# presidential - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Gavin Duffy seeking nomination for presidential election
# Running
# Running

Gavin Duffy seeking nomination for presidential election

Jul 29th 2018, 9:14 AM 30,512 Views 105 Comments

Duffy, best known for being a Dragon’s Den panelist, confirmed the news on Twitter this morning.

# presidential - Sunday 3 September, 2017

People are really impressed with the classy handwritten letter Obama left for Trump in the Oval Office
# Presidential
From The Daily Edge
# Presidential

People are really impressed with the classy handwritten letter Obama left for Trump in the Oval Office

Sep 3rd 2017, 4:31 PM 8,955 Views 1 Comment

It’s just been released to CNN.

# presidential - Saturday 11 March, 2017

50,000 French people want Barack Obama to run in their presidential race
# Obama17
# Obama17

50,000 French people want Barack Obama to run in their presidential race

Mar 11th 2017, 8:30 AM 10,191 Views 17 Comments

Posters have appeared across Paris with his iconic slogan translated into French.

# presidential - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Obama presenting Joe Biden with his medal has become the loveliest meme
# Presidential
From The Daily Edge
# Presidential

Obama presenting Joe Biden with his medal has become the loveliest meme

Jan 14th 2017, 4:30 PM 12,251 Views 0 Comments

We’ll miss them.

# presidential - Sunday 21 February, 2016

Trump wins big in South Carolina Republican primary as Jeb Bush drops out of race
# Presidential
# Presidential

Trump wins big in South Carolina Republican primary as Jeb Bush drops out of race

Feb 21st 2016, 8:01 AM 32,268 Views 135 Comments

Hillary Clinton also pulled out a crucial win over Bernie Sanders in Nevada.

# presidential - Friday 20 November, 2015

White House hopeful Ben Carson compares Syrian refugees to rabid dogs
# Alabama
# Alabama

White House hopeful Ben Carson compares Syrian refugees to rabid dogs

Nov 20th 2015, 7:38 AM 11,347 Views 59 Comments

He called for “screening mechanisms that allow us to determine who the mad dogs are”.

# presidential - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Would you take offence at being called a West Brit? The term has a muddled history
# Controversial
# Controversial

Would you take offence at being called a West Brit? The term has a muddled history

Sep 26th 2015, 9:30 PM 34,820 Views 118 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Micheal Mac Donncha caused controversy when he made the remarks earlier this week.

# presidential - Monday 31 August, 2015

Kanye West announces plan to run for presidency
# Ok Then
# Ok Then

Kanye West announces plan to run for presidency

Aug 31st 2015, 7:40 AM 22,958 Views 82 Comments

Kanye West announces plan to run for presidency.

# presidential - Saturday 20 September, 2014

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Sep 20th 2014, 8:56 AM 11,794 Views 1 Comment

Good morning! Here’s everything you need to know as you kick off your Saturday…

# presidential - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Mugabe faces growing fallout after disputed election win
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

Mugabe faces growing fallout after disputed election win

Aug 4th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,426 Views 15 Comments

Robert Mugabe’s rival, Morgan Tsvangirai, denounced the win as “stolen”.

# presidential - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Loser in Kenyan presidential election says he will contest result in court
# Kenya
# Kenya

Loser in Kenyan presidential election says he will contest result in court

Mar 10th 2013, 9:50 AM 3,284 Views 8 Comments

Uhuru Kenyatta, one of Africa’s richest men, was declared the winner with 50.07 per cent of the vote.

# presidential - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Cyprus holds presidential election following heated campaign
# Cyprus
# Cyprus

Cyprus holds presidential election following heated campaign

Feb 17th 2013, 2:12 PM 4,068 Views 0 Comments

The campaign was focused on rescuing the recession-hit EU member state from bankruptcy.

# presidential - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Poll: Should the Presidential term of office be shortened to five years?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Presidential term of office be shortened to five years?

Jan 26th 2013, 10:47 AM 8,857 Views 101 Comments

The matter is being considered by the Constitutional Convention today but what do you think?

# presidential - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

RTÉ publishes working document of Frontline Presidential Debate review
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ publishes working document of Frontline Presidential Debate review

Dec 4th 2012, 6:22 PM 3,677 Views 27 Comments

The review team found that the chosen format for audience selection was not appropriate, but did not find bias or partiality on part of the Frontline team.

# presidential - Monday 26 November, 2012

Poll: Should Irish people living abroad be allowed to vote in Irish elections?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Irish people living abroad be allowed to vote in Irish elections?

Nov 26th 2012, 9:34 AM 10,964 Views 140 Comments

The dramatic surge in emigration from Ireland in recent years means that voting rights for Irish people living abroad has become a major issue. What do you think – should emigrants be allowed vote?

# presidential - Sunday 18 November, 2012

RTÉ accepts findings of review of the Frontline Presidential debate
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ accepts findings of review of the Frontline Presidential debate

Nov 18th 2012, 2:26 PM 6,868 Views 40 Comments

RTÉ said it “regrets the mistakes made in the preparation and in the broadcast of the programme” and that the production “was less rigorous than it should have been”.

# presidential - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

PICS: Queues as people line up to cast their votes in US election
# US 2012
# US 2012

PICS: Queues as people line up to cast their votes in US election

Nov 6th 2012, 1:57 PM 3,724 Views 5 Comments

Some voters complained of queues and delays after polls opened at 6AM, while others expressed relief at being able to vote in storm-ravaged areas.

# presidential - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Poll finds Irish American voters leaning towards Obama - but only just
# Usa 2012
# Usa 2012

Poll finds Irish American voters leaning towards Obama - but only just

Nov 3rd 2012, 3:05 PM 5,696 Views 30 Comments

The IrishCentral poll found 51 per cent of Irish American voters plan to vote for Barack Obama with 48 per cent leaning towards Mitt Romney.

# presidential - Friday 12 October, 2012

US 2012: Biden and Ryan go head to head during 'combative' debate
# US 2012
# US 2012

US 2012: Biden and Ryan go head to head during 'combative' debate

Oct 12th 2012, 7:22 AM 3,234 Views 6 Comments

Democrat Joe Biden and Republican Paul Ryan went head-to-head last night – but who came out best?