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# soc-dems - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

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

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

Jan 28th 2020, 7:08 PM 38,731 Views 78 Comments

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

# soc-dems - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Brendan Howlin dismisses leadership concerns and says he wants to 'work together' with the Greens
# Le2019
# Le2019

Brendan Howlin dismisses leadership concerns and says he wants to 'work together' with the Greens

May 26th 2019, 7:13 PM 9,128 Views 35 Comments

The Labour leader said he is ‘not at all disappointed’ with his party’s result.

# soc-dems - Sunday 9 December, 2018

Sexual violence campaigner Linda Hayden selected as Social Democrats' latest election candidate
# New Faces
# New Faces

Sexual violence campaigner Linda Hayden selected as Social Democrats' latest election candidate

Dec 9th 2018, 4:30 PM 16,376 Views 33 Comments

Linda was heavily involved in Together for Yes in Kildare.

# soc-dems - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Poll: Should there be a levy on non-recyclable plastics?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should there be a levy on non-recyclable plastics?

Oct 8th 2017, 9:45 AM 15,730 Views 92 Comments

The Social Democrats want one.

# soc-dems - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

'The joke is actually on us': Dáil to decide on bill to abolish blasphemy as a crime
# Private Members' Bill
# Private Members' Bill

'The joke is actually on us': Dáil to decide on bill to abolish blasphemy as a crime

Jul 12th 2017, 9:49 PM 17,972 Views 87 Comments

The Social Democrats have brought proposals, citing the recent example of the complaint made against Stephen Fry.

# soc-dems - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Stephen Donnelly briefly blocked on Twitter by Social Democrats
# Soc It To Dem
# Soc It To Dem

Stephen Donnelly briefly blocked on Twitter by Social Democrats

Nov 29th 2016, 9:28 PM 13,537 Views 20 Comments

His former party said it was a mistake and they are “looking into what happened”.

# soc-dems - Saturday 20 February, 2016

What's it like to be a first-time candidate? We went canvassing to find out
# General Election
# General Election

What's it like to be a first-time candidate? We went canvassing to find out

Feb 20th 2016, 10:00 PM 20,659 Views 68 Comments

You hear a lot about water charges, unwanted trees and Angela Merkel.

# soc-dems - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Could this new plan get rid of corruption in Irish society?
# Golden Circles
# Golden Circles

Could this new plan get rid of corruption in Irish society?

Nov 17th 2015, 11:00 AM 15,305 Views 40 Comments

The party is looking to Australia for inspiration.

# soc-dems - Friday 30 October, 2015

The SocDems have ruled out an election pact with Sinn Féin
# Right2Change
# Right2Change

The SocDems have ruled out an election pact with Sinn Féin

Oct 30th 2015, 4:45 PM 17,425 Views 179 Comments

Catherine Murphy is worried some of the left’s ideas could be unconstitutional.

# soc-dems - Thursday 24 September, 2015

The woman who famously challenged Seán Gallagher is running for the Dáil
# Soc Dems
# Soc Dems

The woman who famously challenged Seán Gallagher is running for the Dáil

Sep 24th 2015, 11:36 AM 30,636 Views 41 Comments

As is a former Labour councillor who is very critical of his old party.

# soc-dems - Friday 4 September, 2015

Labour senator turned Soc Dem takes aim at 'cynical' Leinster House
# Soc It To Dem
# Soc It To Dem

Labour senator turned Soc Dem takes aim at 'cynical' Leinster House

Sep 4th 2015, 1:32 PM 14,497 Views 91 Comments

He was speaking at today’s unveiling of the party’s five new general election candidates.