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# vote - Monday 6 April, 2020

Dáil to sit in Convention Centre for Taoiseach election vote

The cost of holding the sitting in the centre will be discussed on Wednesday.

# vote - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

MEP Maria Walsh defies FG and supports motion to block controversial Shannon LNG terminal

A motion to veto the ‘Projects of Common Interest’ list because is contains 55 fossil fuel projects was rejected by MEPs.

# vote - Saturday 8 February, 2020

It’s a tie: Fine Gael, Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil all at 22% in exit poll

The exit poll was commissioned by RTÉ, The Irish Times, TG4 and UCD and carried out by Ipsos MRBI.

# vote - Monday 3 February, 2020

From The42 Kerry to keep status quo as motion to change captaincy rule defeated Staying Put

Kerry to keep status quo as motion to change captaincy rule defeated

Delegates voted on the issue at a county board meeting this evening.

# vote - Monday 6 January, 2020

# vote - Wednesday 1 January, 2020

From The42 Poll: Who’ll win the 2020 All-Ireland senior football championship? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

# vote - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Murphy claims bill 'unconstitutional' as Dáil debates Sinn Féin's rent freeze legislation

The bill would see rents frozen for the next three years.

# vote - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

US Congress set to vote on reaffirming support for Good Friday Agreement today

The vote is due to take place at 11.30pm Irish time today.

# vote - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Bougainville to vote on becoming world’s newest nation - and Bertie Ahern is involved

The former Taoiseach is the chair of the Bougainville Referendum Commission.

# vote - Thursday 7 November, 2019

From The42 African players 'not respected' in Ballon d'Or vote Underappreciated

African players 'not respected' in Ballon d'Or vote

‘Western media dominate our media,’ says Samuel Eto’o.

# vote - Friday 25 October, 2019

MEP Maria Walsh defends voting down move to enhance rescue operations for migrants

The European Parliament rejected the vote asking member states to step up efforts to save asylum seekers making the crossing.

# vote - Friday 24 May, 2019

Exit poll shows Greens will top European poll in Dublin amid big gains for the party

The exit poll has Ciarán Cuffe on 23%, with Fine Gael’s Frances Fitzgerald on 14%.

Poll: Will you be voting today? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you be voting today?

Polls close at 10pm.

# vote - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Here's your quick guide to the divorce referendum

Get up to speed.

# vote - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Quiz: How much do you know about Irish referendums?

Test your knowledge here.

# vote - Friday 29 March, 2019

'Come on Arlene!': How the British papers are covering the latest Brexit twist

MPs will vote on Theresa May’s deal for a third time today.

# vote - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Taoiseach: 'It is not going to be a case of everything being alright. Brexit is bad news'

The DUP is set to resume discussions with the British government on Monday ahead of an expected third Westminster vote.

# vote - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Some US Republicans side with Democrats to block Trump declaring a border emergency

Trump tweeted “VETO” this evening in response to the vote.

# vote - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

'Croaky Horror Show': How Britain's newspapers are covering the latest Brexit defeat

A glum Theresa May features on many front pages this morning.

# vote - Saturday 23 February, 2019

From The42 Congress rules on Donegal Super 8s motion and use of county grounds for other sports Vote

Congress rules on Donegal Super 8s motion and use of county grounds for other sports

The motion to stop Dublin using Croke Park as a home venue was defeated in Wexford today.

# vote - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Australian government suffers first major defeat in nearly 100 years over refugees bill

Prime Minister Scott Morrison last week ruled out calling a snap election if his government was defeated over the “stupid” bill.

# vote - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Explainer: How will today's no confidence motion play out - and what happens next?

The vote on Jeremy Corbyn’s motion is at 7pm tonight. May is expected to survive.

# vote - Thursday 3 January, 2019

'It's time to take stock': Former Brexit secretary urges Theresa May to delay Brexit vote again

David Davis said that it was time for the UK “to take stock” ahead of the planned crucial vote.

# vote - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

# vote - Monday 31 December, 2018

Bangladesh prime minister re-elected amid violent clashes in which at least 17 people were killed

Opposition politicians have condemned the election as “farcical”, claiming vote-rigging took place.

# vote - Saturday 27 October, 2018

What is the long-term impact of Peter Casey's result on Irish politics, if there is one?

Ireland may be resistant to the temptations of populism but we are not immune, writes Larry Donnelly.

# vote - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Undecided on the blasphemy referendum? Campaigners go head-to-head to help you decide

The vote to remove the offence of blasphemy from the Constitution takes place on Friday.

# vote - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

# vote - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Poll: Are you registered to vote? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you registered to vote?

The deadline to register to vote in this month’s election and referendum is fast approaching.

# vote - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Macedonia to vote on renaming country tomorrow ... here are other countries that made a change

The country will vote on whether to rename their country The Republic of North Macedonia.

# vote - Monday 24 September, 2018

Last remaining councils to meet to nominate their presidential candidate

Other than Michael D Higgins, there are five people on the ballot paper so far.

# vote - Monday 3 September, 2018

Government accused of trying to 'press gang' committee to delete Constitutional women in the home reference

It had been suggested that the clause should be amended rather than deleted.

# vote - Monday 30 July, 2018

Mugabe hopes his former party will lose Zimbabwe election

Voters in Zimbabwe are going to the polls today in the country’s first election without Robert Mugabe on the ballot.

# vote - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

From made-up quotes to Brexit votes - Boris Johnson has come a long way, and he's far from done yet

Johnson’s resignation as UK foreign secretary has given Theresa May the mother of all political headaches.

# vote - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Turkey votes in pivotal test for Erdogan against charismatic and crowd-pulling rival

Critics accuse Erdogan of trampling on civil liberties and displaying autocratic behaviour.

# vote - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Canadian MPs vote to legalise cannabis for recreational use

Legalising weed was a 2015 campaign promise of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

# vote - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Argentina takes a massive step towards legalised abortions

The debate has divided Argentine society.

# vote - Friday 8 June, 2018

Presbyterian Church in Ireland votes against allowing gay couples to be full members

The policy also prevents the children of same-sex couples from being baptised in the church.

# vote - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Tears, relief and pride: A day in the RDS count centre

We spoke to people on both sides of the campaign as the results were counted at the RDS centre yesterday.

The country has voted in the Eighth Amendment referendum - Here's what to expect from the day

With all the votes cast, all that’s left is to count them.

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