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# sean-gallagher - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

BAI upholds Gallagher complaint over Frontline tweet
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BAI upholds Gallagher complaint over Frontline tweet

Mar 7th 2012, 3:57 PM 3,181 Views 62 Comments

However, the broadcasting authority says it found no evidence that the RTÉ programme had deliberately attempted to conceal information about the tweet.

# sean-gallagher - Thursday 16 February, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday
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# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Feb 16th 2012, 4:41 PM 7,928 Views 21 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

RTÉ rejects #Aras11 'bogus' tweet claims
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# That Tweet

RTÉ rejects #Aras11 'bogus' tweet claims

Feb 16th 2012, 1:38 PM 4,403 Views 45 Comments

RTÉ’s head of broadcast compliance has written to the Irish Times to dispute a sentence in yesterday’s front page article.

# sean-gallagher - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Feb 14th 2012, 7:53 PM 5,098 Views 1 Comment

Your evening round-up of the day’s news…

Guess which #Áras11 candidate spent the most on their campaign?
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# Race For The Áras

Guess which #Áras11 candidate spent the most on their campaign?

Feb 14th 2012, 5:59 PM 9,646 Views 48 Comments

Hint: It wasn’t the winner…

# sean-gallagher - Monday 28 November, 2011

Gallagher complains to BAI over 'game-changing' tweet
# Sean Gallagher
# Sean Gallagher

Gallagher complains to BAI over 'game-changing' tweet

Nov 28th 2011, 3:33 PM 4,974 Views 122 Comments

Gallagher’s performance on The Frontline debate was seen as a game-changing moment in the Race for the Áras but he is not happy about his treatment by RTÉ.

# sean-gallagher - Monday 14 November, 2011

The 5 at 5: Monday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

Nov 14th 2011, 4:41 PM 5,181 Views 16 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Gallagher campaign to complain to BAI over hoax tweet on RTÉ debate
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# Sean Gallagher

Gallagher campaign to complain to BAI over hoax tweet on RTÉ debate

Nov 14th 2011, 10:07 AM 3,250 Views 90 Comments

Gallagher’s performance on The Frontline debate was seen as a game-changing moment in the Race for the Áras.

# sean-gallagher - Sunday 30 October, 2011

What's in store for the presidential losers?
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# Race For The Áras

What's in store for the presidential losers?

Oct 30th 2011, 9:30 AM 2,793 Views 68 Comments

Along with a new house, Michael D Higgins has won financial security for life. But what are the prospects for the other six candidates?

# sean-gallagher - Saturday 29 October, 2011

Liveblog: Michael D Higgins elected President - as it happened
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# Race For The Áras

Liveblog: Michael D Higgins elected President - as it happened

Oct 29th 2011, 3:16 PM 7,870 Views 20 Comments

With the support of over a million voters, Michael D Higgins was named Ireland’s ninth president in Dublin Castle. Here’s how a historical day’s events unfolded.

Liveblog: The 2011 Presidential election count, Day 2: 9am-3:15pm
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# Race For The Áras

Liveblog: The 2011 Presidential election count, Day 2: 9am-3:15pm

Oct 29th 2011, 2:15 PM 3,694 Views 23 Comments

Michael D Higgins creeps towards the quota as the Fourth Count results begin to come in. Keep up with all the results, news and analysis on our continuing liveblog

Counting to resume in the presidential election at 9am
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# Race For The Áras

Counting to resume in the presidential election at 9am

Oct 29th 2011, 8:06 AM 1,583 Views 27 Comments

Labour’s Patrick Nulty was declared victorious in the Dublin West by-election in the early hours of this morning. The final presidential election result is still to come, along with counting in the constitutional referendums.

# sean-gallagher - Friday 28 October, 2011

Liveblog: The 2011 presidential election count, 9am – 6:45pm
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# Race For The Áras

Liveblog: The 2011 presidential election count, 9am – 6:45pm

Oct 28th 2011, 2:40 PM 19,971 Views 73 Comments

Tallies indicate that Michael D Higgins will be elected the ninth president of Ireland – as Seán Gallagher concedes defeat. Catch up with all the latest results and analysis

# sean-gallagher - Thursday 27 October, 2011

In pictures: candidates and electorate cast their vote
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# Race For The Áras

In pictures: candidates and electorate cast their vote

Oct 27th 2011, 2:04 PM 1,906 Views 17 Comments

The candidates, their families and plenty of others across the country are voting today.

Reality-TV star V ex-IRA warlord: the international view on #Aras11
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# Race For The Áras

Reality-TV star V ex-IRA warlord: the international view on #Aras11

Oct 27th 2011, 1:04 PM 3,890 Views 33 Comments

Here’s what the world’s media is saying about the pop star, poet, reality-TV star, ex-IRA chief and gay-rights crusader vying to be the next President of Ireland.

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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# Aras11

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 27th 2011, 7:00 AM 677 Views 11 Comments

The presidential candidates will be voting today, along with the rest of the country. Here’s where they will be this morning.

# sean-gallagher - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Bookies make Higgins favourite after Gallagher support 'evaporates'
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# Race For The Áras

Bookies make Higgins favourite after Gallagher support 'evaporates'

Oct 26th 2011, 5:48 PM 4,541 Views 102 Comments

All the major bookies have now made Michael D Higgins their favourite to win the Presidency, though Gallagher should top the poll.

In pictures: The last hours of the Áras11 campaign
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

In pictures: The last hours of the Áras11 campaign

Oct 26th 2011, 12:48 PM 1,434 Views 8 Comments

Hand-shaking, singsongs and interviews – the candidates go all out to grab last-minute votes before the polls open tomorrow.

Irish abroad have their say in #Aras11
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# Race For The Áras

Irish abroad have their say in #Aras11

Oct 26th 2011, 10:01 AM 1,886 Views 11 Comments

Irish emigrants have “voted” in their own presidential election and Michael D. Higgins has come out on top.

McGuinness correct on “substantive” amount of cheque issue, says Mary Lou McDonald
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# Race For The Áras

McGuinness correct on “substantive” amount of cheque issue, says Mary Lou McDonald

Oct 26th 2011, 9:30 AM 1,717 Views 84 Comments

Questions have arisen over the timing of the €5,000 donation given by a Fianna Fáil supporter to Gallagher three years ago.

Poll: Who do you want to be the next President of Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Who do you want to be the next President of Ireland?

Oct 26th 2011, 8:45 AM 21,174 Views 316 Comments

For the very last time, we want to know who you intend to vote for this Thursday.

# sean-gallagher - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Oct 25th 2011, 8:14 PM 5,187 Views 10 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Gallagher’s war of words with SF over donation, the flood cleanup continues, Taoiseach still wants to cut the bailout bill… and was Muammar Gaddafi a Liverpool fan?

Gallagher ‘doesn’t remember’ visiting Morgan to deliver photograph
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Gallagher ‘doesn’t remember’ visiting Morgan to deliver photograph

Oct 25th 2011, 5:49 PM 3,228 Views 135 Comments

Sean Gallagher says he does not recall his meeting with Hugh Morgan – as the fuel magnate says Gallagher personally accepted the cheque.

In full: Hugh Morgan’s statement on his dealings with Seán Gallagher
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# Race For The Áras

In full: Hugh Morgan’s statement on his dealings with Seán Gallagher

Oct 25th 2011, 5:33 PM 1,535 Views 0 Comments

The following is the full text of a statement issued by solicitors this evening on behalf of Hugh Morgan.

Seán Gallagher accuses Martin McGuinness of “political assassination”
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# Gallagher

Seán Gallagher accuses Martin McGuinness of “political assassination”

Oct 25th 2011, 2:30 PM 6,700 Views 138 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Mary Lou McDonald responds by saying Gallagher is “cut from the same cloth” as Fianna Fáil.

Fianna Fáil says Morgan cheque was lodged before fundraising event
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# Gallagher

Fianna Fáil says Morgan cheque was lodged before fundraising event

Oct 25th 2011, 1:04 PM 2,371 Views 60 Comments

Seán Gallagher says he does not recall receiving the cheque for Fianna Fáil as claimed by rival candidate Martin McGuinness.

Poll: Who came out on top in last night's final presidential debate?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Who came out on top in last night's final presidential debate?

Oct 25th 2011, 9:58 AM 14,305 Views 140 Comments

The seven men and women who want to be president clashed for the final time last night, but who came out on top?

Video: Gallagher's odds of winning lengthen following Frontline controversy
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Video: Gallagher's odds of winning lengthen following Frontline controversy

Oct 25th 2011, 8:28 AM 3,472 Views 46 Comments

The candidate’s campaign team declined to comment about the controversial confrontation involving Martin McGuinness and a €5k cheque for Fianna Fáil.

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 25th 2011, 7:00 AM 1,094 Views 8 Comments

With just two days to go until polling, this is one of your last chances to meet the presidential candidates. Here’s where they will be today.

Frontline Gallagher tweet was from fake McGuinness campaign account
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Frontline Gallagher tweet was from fake McGuinness campaign account

Oct 25th 2011, 12:48 AM 9,816 Views 78 Comments

However, it further prompted the issue of whether Gallagher collected a €5,000 donation for Fianna Fáil from a convicted fuel smuggler.

# sean-gallagher - Monday 24 October, 2011

LIVEBLOG: The Presidential candidates' Frontline debate
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# Race For The Áras

LIVEBLOG: The Presidential candidates' Frontline debate

Oct 24th 2011, 9:33 PM 5,962 Views 205 Comments

TheJournal.ie brings you live debate from all the presidential debates, minute by point-scoring minute. NOW: Live from RTE’s Frontline Presidential debate.

Seán and Trish Gallagher wedding video a "private matter"
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From The Daily Edge
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Seán and Trish Gallagher wedding video a "private matter"

Oct 24th 2011, 4:14 PM 9,410 Views 39 Comments

The Presidential candidate’s happy day is being passed around social media today – and a section of his wedding photo album is too.

Presidential candidates split on referendums voting
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# Race For The Áras

Presidential candidates split on referendums voting

Oct 24th 2011, 3:34 PM 970 Views 14 Comments

While some candidates have revealed their voting intentions, others have declined to comment.

The Newstalk-Google presidential debate, as it happened
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

The Newstalk-Google presidential debate, as it happened

Oct 24th 2011, 1:35 PM 2,881 Views 31 Comments

Here we go again… the presidential candidates are taking part in an interactive debate on Newstalk with voting just days away. We’re liveblogging all the action.

The 9 at 9: Monday
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# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Oct 24th 2011, 8:29 AM 2,255 Views 9 Comments

Nine things you should know this morning…

Gallagher retains major lead in Irish Times Áras opinion poll
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Gallagher retains major lead in Irish Times Áras opinion poll

Oct 24th 2011, 7:15 AM 1,142 Views 37 Comments

With three days to go until polling, Seán Gallagher holds a 15 per cent lead over the field – the largest his lead has been in any poll.

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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# Race For The Áras

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 24th 2011, 7:00 AM 425 Views 3 Comments

With just days to go until polling, time is running out if you want to meet the presidential candidates. Here’s where they are today.

# sean-gallagher - Sunday 23 October, 2011

Norris says his entry averted uncontested Áras election
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# Race For The Áras

Norris says his entry averted uncontested Áras election

Oct 23rd 2011, 6:06 PM 781 Views 27 Comments

David Norris says his early declaration in the Presidential race stopped political parties from putting forward an agreed candidate.

Poll: Should the media have scrutinised the presidential candidates so closely?
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# Your Say

Poll: Should the media have scrutinised the presidential candidates so closely?

Oct 23rd 2011, 2:51 PM 2,107 Views 59 Comments

It has been described as a “circus” and one of the more caustic elections Ireland has ever seen but did the media play its part in making it so. Today we ask, should the media have scrutinised the presidential candidates so closely?

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 23rd 2011, 8:30 AM 434 Views 7 Comments

With just days to go until polling, this is one of your last chances to meet the presidential candidates. Here’s where they will be today.