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# sean-gallagher - Saturday 22 October, 2011

Presidential polls can sometimes be wrong - but not by very much
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# Opinion Polls

Presidential polls can sometimes be wrong - but not by very much

Oct 22nd 2011, 6:29 PM 2,706 Views 42 Comments

Candidates hoping to turn their fortunes from the latest Red C poll can’t count on much historical precedent so close to polling.

Gallagher extends lead in latest Áras opinion polls
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# Race For The Áras

Gallagher extends lead in latest Áras opinion polls

Oct 22nd 2011, 6:06 PM 6,196 Views 185 Comments

The final Sunday Business Post poll before polling gives Seán Gallagher a 14-point lead over Michael D Higgins.

Gallagher denies being ‘secret FF candidate’ during radio debate
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# Race For The Áras

Gallagher denies being ‘secret FF candidate’ during radio debate

Oct 22nd 2011, 3:31 PM 729 Views 17 Comments

Sean Gallagher insists he has the support of members of all political parties, and denies being a de facto Fianna Fáil candidate.

Behind every successful president... meet the spouses vying for the Áras
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# Race For The Áras

Behind every successful president... meet the spouses vying for the Áras

Oct 22nd 2011, 10:17 AM 5,077 Views 26 Comments

All the candidates aside from David Norris will bring a spouse into the Áras with them if elected.

#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 22nd 2011, 9:23 AM 628 Views 8 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.

# sean-gallagher - Friday 21 October, 2011

Bookie pays out on Michael D Higgins to be the next president
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# Race For The Áras

Bookie pays out on Michael D Higgins to be the next president

Oct 21st 2011, 6:30 PM 1,547 Views 28 Comments

Boylesports is paying out over €100,000 after deciding that Labour’s candidate has wrapped up the presidency with polling still six days away.

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Seán Gallagher
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Seán Gallagher

Oct 21st 2011, 4:06 PM 4,309 Views 56 Comments

TheJournal.ie put a series of quickfire questions to the Presidential candidates. Here is how they did – on camera.

#Áras11: The Friday question for Presidential candidates
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11: The Friday question for Presidential candidates

Oct 21st 2011, 7:40 AM 743 Views 10 Comments

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: Ireland’s greatest contribution to the world.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 21st 2011, 7:00 AM 577 Views 5 Comments

With less than a week to go until polling, here’s where your presidential candidates will be today.

# sean-gallagher - Thursday 20 October, 2011

#Áras11: The Thursday question for Presidential candidates
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11: The Thursday question for Presidential candidates

Oct 20th 2011, 10:13 AM 903 Views 10 Comments

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: How they view the secularisation of Irish society.

Seán Gallagher: €80,000 loan was 'an accounting mistake'
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# Race For The Áras

Seán Gallagher: €80,000 loan was 'an accounting mistake'

Oct 20th 2011, 8:27 AM 3,780 Views 95 Comments

Gallagher has said there was no breach of the law and the loan he received from one of his own companies was quickly repaid.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
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# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Oct 20th 2011, 8:27 AM 1,782 Views 3 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 20th 2011, 7:00 AM 520 Views 1 Comment

As the election comes into full view with a week to polling, here’s your daily guide to where each candidate will spend their day.

# sean-gallagher - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

More than 550 women use domestic violence services in just one day
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# Domestic Violence

More than 550 women use domestic violence services in just one day

Oct 19th 2011, 4:28 PM 746 Views 8 Comments

Safe Ireland claims there is a double suffering for women experiencing domestic violence as they are now also feeling the brunt of cuts on statutory agencies.

Poll: Who won the latest Presidential debate?
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# Your Say

Poll: Who won the latest Presidential debate?

Oct 19th 2011, 11:50 AM 10,276 Views 91 Comments

Which of the seven candidates gave the strongest performance in yesterday’s televised debate?

#Áras11: The Wednesday question for Presidential candidates
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11: The Wednesday question for Presidential candidates

Oct 19th 2011, 7:40 AM 1,547 Views 26 Comments

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: How they would approach a State visit to China.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 19th 2011, 7:00 AM 564 Views 5 Comments

Your daily guide to where each candidate will spend their day – with just eight days remaining until the all-important polling day.

# sean-gallagher - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

The TG4 Presidential Election debate, as it happened
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The TG4 Presidential Election debate, as it happened

Oct 18th 2011, 6:58 PM 3,500 Views 43 Comments

We went live for minute-by-minute coverage as the seven candidates hit Baile na hAbhann for the Díospóireacht Gaelach.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 18th 2011, 9:44 AM 888 Views 14 Comments

Your daily guide to where each candidate will spend their day – with just nine days remaining until the all-important polling day.

#Áras11: The Tuesday question for Presidential candidates
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11: The Tuesday question for Presidential candidates

Oct 18th 2011, 7:45 AM 913 Views 19 Comments

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: what cause they would pursue as President.

# sean-gallagher - Monday 17 October, 2011

Davis promises to appoint intellectually disabled person to Council of State
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# Race For The Áras

Davis promises to appoint intellectually disabled person to Council of State

Oct 17th 2011, 2:34 PM 1,694 Views 53 Comments

Mary Davis tells an Inclusion Ireland debate that she would appoint a person with intellectual disabilities to the Council of State.

Gallagher plays down prospect of one-on-one debate with Higgins
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# Race For The Áras

Gallagher plays down prospect of one-on-one debate with Higgins

Oct 17th 2011, 2:20 PM 979 Views 25 Comments

Michael D Higgins has suggested the two poll leaders square off in a two-way debate but what do you think?

Caption comp: There are HOW many days to the election?
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From The Daily Edge
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Caption comp: There are HOW many days to the election?

Oct 17th 2011, 2:05 PM 1,695 Views 59 Comments

This trio of snaps from this morning’s Inclusion Ireland Presidential debate await your clever captions…

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 17th 2011, 7:00 AM 665 Views 12 Comments

Want to meet the presidential candidates? Keep tabs on where they are campaigning with TheJournal.ie’s daily updates.

# sean-gallagher - Sunday 16 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Oct 16th 2011, 7:50 PM 2,177 Views 2 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Michael D. Higgins calls age comparisons “insulting”; 5,000 people protest against flood defence plans for Clontarf; and a flash mob surprises shoppers in Dundrum.

Higgins says age comparisons with Gallagher are 'insulting'
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# Race For The Áras

Higgins says age comparisons with Gallagher are 'insulting'

Oct 16th 2011, 2:10 PM 1,252 Views 25 Comments

The presidential candidates are now topping the polls, and Higgins says that suggestions that he’s too old are ‘crude’.

Mental health groups challenge candidates to come up with plans
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# Mental Health

Mental health groups challenge candidates to come up with plans

Oct 16th 2011, 12:22 PM 625 Views 5 Comments

The seven presidential candidates have mentioned mental health issues and suicide prevention during their campaigns. Three Irish mental health groups have asked for their plans.

The 9 at 9: Sunday
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# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Oct 16th 2011, 8:58 AM 2,241 Views 20 Comments

Nine things to know this morning….

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 16th 2011, 8:01 AM 482 Views 5 Comments

Want to meet the presidential candidates? Keep tabs on where they are campaigning with TheJournal.ie’s daily updates.

# sean-gallagher - Saturday 15 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Oct 15th 2011, 8:00 PM 2,354 Views 9 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Sean Gallagher roars into Presidential lead, worldwide rallies back Occupy movement, and the soap legend who has poured her last pint…

McGuinness admits frustration at "unfair" Prime Time treatment
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# Race For The Áras

McGuinness admits frustration at "unfair" Prime Time treatment

Oct 15th 2011, 7:31 PM 1,929 Views 46 Comments

Speaking at a debate organised by SpunOut.ie, Martin McGuinness shares his frustration at his treatment from the media.

Gallagher storms into major lead in latest opinion poll
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# Race For The Áras

Gallagher storms into major lead in latest opinion poll

Oct 15th 2011, 5:04 PM 4,279 Views 111 Comments

Sean Gallagher now holds a 12 point lead over Michael D Higgins, according to Red C’s opinion poll for the Sunday Business Post.

Caption competition: What has Sean Gallagher been betting on?
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From The Daily Edge
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Caption competition: What has Sean Gallagher been betting on?

Oct 15th 2011, 4:48 PM 2,063 Views 83 Comments

Sean Gallagher placed a charity bet on himself in Paddy Power earlier. We’ve blanked his betting slip to make way for your gags.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 15th 2011, 8:00 AM 588 Views 11 Comments

Want to meet the presidential candidates? Keep tabs on where they are campaigning with TheJournal.ie’s daily updates.

# sean-gallagher - Friday 14 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Oct 14th 2011, 7:54 PM 1,613 Views 1 Comment

In tonight’s Fix: Dana vows to continue in presidential race; the new iPhone goes on sale; and just where does Beyoncé get her moves?

Gallagher: I haven't been involved with Fianna Fáil for 18 months
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# Race For The Áras

Gallagher: I haven't been involved with Fianna Fáil for 18 months

Oct 14th 2011, 6:59 PM 1,046 Views 75 Comments

The Independent candidate said a resignation letter he submitted earlier this year was merely a formality.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 14th 2011, 7:00 AM 887 Views 9 Comments

Want to meet the presidential candidates? Keep tabs on where they are campaigning with TheJournal.ie’s daily updates.

# sean-gallagher - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Gallagher: 'I abhor many of the decisions of the last government'
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# Race For The Áras

Gallagher: 'I abhor many of the decisions of the last government'

Oct 13th 2011, 1:58 PM 1,025 Views 37 Comments

Seán Gallagher has been reacting to the scrutiny of his relationship with Fianna Fáil and criticism of some of his answers on last night’s debate.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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# Race For The Áras

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 13th 2011, 10:55 AM 1,518 Views 27 Comments

Want to meet the presidential candidates? Keep tabs on where they’re campaigning with TheJournal.ie’s daily updates.

# sean-gallagher - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Liveblog: The Prime Time presidential debate, as it happened
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# Race For The Áras

Liveblog: The Prime Time presidential debate, as it happened

Oct 12th 2011, 9:07 PM 4,959 Views 206 Comments

Relive the Prime Time debate, as Miriam O’Callaghan put the candidates under the microscope.