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#Voting

# voting - Friday 14 December, 2018

On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote

We take a look at the important moments leading up to the momentous event.

# voting - Friday 26 October, 2018

Turnout reported to be low as voting enters final hours

Polls close at 10pm.

# voting - Sunday 21 October, 2018

'I realised we really needed to get more involved': Migrants on how they're helping change Irish politics Voting This post contains videos

'I realised we really needed to get more involved': Migrants on how they're helping change Irish politics

With local and European elections coming up in May 2019, more migrants in Ireland are becoming interested in how their vote can help shape the country.

# voting - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Here's your guide to voting in the Eighth Amendment referendum

What time do polling stations close at? What will the ballot paper say?

# voting - Monday 21 May, 2018

Up to 125,000 people register to vote ahead of Eighth Amendment referendum

The National Youth Council of Ireland says new figures represent an “unprecedented surge of voter registration”.

# voting - Monday 14 May, 2018

'We're done with corruption': Fiery cleric and paramilitary leader surge in Iraq elections

The complex electoral arithmetic of the Iraqi system, however, means that the final makeup of 329-seat parliament is still far from decided.

# voting - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

From The Daily Edge Mrs Doyle actress Pauline McLynn stars in a gas new video explaining how to register to vote Check The Register

# voting - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

# voting - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Poll: Have you checked to see if you're on the voting register? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you checked to see if you're on the voting register?

The referendum will take place on 25 May.

# voting - Thursday 19 April, 2018

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

Poll: Are you registered to vote?

Some people are having trouble finding themselves on the online register.

# voting - Friday 30 March, 2018

How to get ready to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum

We have everything you need to know.

# voting - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote

We take a look at the important moments leading up to the momentous event.

# voting - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Citizens' Assembly recommends a permanent electoral commission, equal funding and weekend voting

The Assembly has been hearing from experts on the issue all weekend.

# voting - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Alabama voters go to the polls in crucial Senate contest between Trump pick Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones

Polls are scheduled to close at 7pm (1am Irish time) across Alabama, with three million voters called to cast ballots.

# voting - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Britain's government has survived the first parliamentary challenges to its Brexit bill

An amendment giving devolved legislatures – like Northern Ireland – a veto over the Brexit agreement was defeated.

# voting - Saturday 19 August, 2017

16-year-old boy running for Kansas governor seat

The teenager said he would support legalising marijuana for medical purposes but he is conservative on gun rights.

# voting - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Murdered official's identity used to 'hack Kenyan election results'

The leader of the country’s opposition coalition has made serious allegations about the vote.

# voting - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

You'll be voting in quite a few referendums over the next two years Cast Your Vote This post contains a poll

You'll be voting in quite a few referendums over the next two years

The Taoiseach has outlined his referendum plans for the next two years

# voting - Sunday 16 July, 2017

# voting - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Here are the options that could be in the referendum to give vote to Irish abroad

Any changes would likely not be in place until before the 2025 presidential election.

# voting - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Political polling is still usually right (apart from the odd surprise), says a new study

Polls correctly predict elections nine out of 10 times, according to new research.

# voting - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge Just 10 lovely little election stories from the US today Election Day

Just 10 lovely little election stories from the US today

Take a minute away from the stress.

Clinton wins the first ballot of election day - four votes to two

Gary Johnson got the other vote.

# voting - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Paddy Power are so certain Hillary Clinton will win, they're paying out on bets early

Trump’s odds are now at 9/2, representing an 18.2% chance of winning.

# voting - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Putin's party dominates elections with 45% of the vote

The election follows a tumultuous few years that have seen Russia seize the Crimea peninsula from Ukraine and start a military operation in Syria.

# voting - Friday 8 July, 2016

Poll: Who should be British Prime Minister - Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who should be British Prime Minister - Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom?

The Tory leadership race is down to two women.

# voting - Saturday 2 July, 2016

We can learn a thing or two from the Australians when it comes to elections

Australia’s mandatory voting laws ensure everyone’s voices are heard argues Barry Dunning

# voting - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Australians can vote for the Sex Party, Hemp Party and Smokers' Rights Party in this week's election

Voting is mandatory in Australia for all adults, with turnout never falling below 90% since it became compulsory in 1924.

# voting - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

We've been promised four referendums - but not one on abortion

Instead, a ‘Citizens’ Assembly’ will be able to make recommendations to the Dáil on issues like the Eighth Amendment.

# voting - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Would you vote if there was another election? Your Say This post contains a poll

Would you vote if there was another election?

Sinn Féin has said that they “aren’t afraid” should another election be called.

# voting - Friday 15 April, 2016

Nearly 1,000 Tesco staff vote for industrial action

The row centres on a two-tiered contract system.

# voting - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Getting more women in the Dáil can't be a once off thing, such progress must continue

In comparison to the 2011 general election, there has been an increase of over 40% in the number of women in the Dáil.

# voting - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

People are voting in the US Democratic primaries this evening... in Dublin

Democrats Abroad have been voting as part of ‘Global Presidential Primary’.

'I'm a first time voter and I got to see democracy unfold in front of my eyes at the RDS'

Ruby Hughes was let loose in the RDS count centre and loved it.

# voting - Sunday 28 February, 2016

WHERE IT'S AT: Neck and neck between Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael as counts go through the night

We have all the news, results and reaction for what has been one of the most dramatic elections in recent times.

# voting - Saturday 27 February, 2016

LIVEBLOG: Bad news for government TDs as votes counted across the country

Join us throughout the day for the latest news from the count centres.

From The Daily Edge Spare a thought for the Arklow voter who lost her engagement ring in the ballot box Take This Ring
Poll: Would you back a coalition between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you back a coalition between Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil?

It’s not an unlikely prospect.

# voting - Friday 26 February, 2016

Poll: Will you use your vote today? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you use your vote today?

Tell us here.

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