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All along the Frontline - The controversial and acrimonious race for the Áras in 2011
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All along the Frontline - The controversial and acrimonious race for the Áras in 2011

Oct 21st 2018, 10:30 AM 17,239 Views 43 Comments

Gallagher’s monumental lead was undone, but by then the campaign had already become a bizarre one.

One year after #Aras11, where are the failed presidential candidates now?
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One year after #Aras11, where are the failed presidential candidates now?

Oct 27th 2012, 8:45 AM 18,190 Views 33 Comments

One wrote a book, one went on tour, one went back up the North and one went to Strasbourg. Here’s what Seán, Martin, Gay, David, Dana and Mary did next.

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Mar 7th 2012, 8:10 PM 3,817 Views 0 Comments

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…

#ge11, #Egypt, #tigerblood: the year in Twitter hashtags
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#ge11, #Egypt, #tigerblood: the year in Twitter hashtags

Dec 26th 2011, 6:00 PM 2,342 Views 3 Comments

From our own #aras11 to the devastation of the #Japan earthquake and tsunami, here’s how some of 2011′s most defining events were captured on Twitter…

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

Nov 28th 2011, 3:33 PM 4,977 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.

Dana on polls: 'There has always been a huge margin of error with me'
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Dana on polls: 'There has always been a huge margin of error with me'

Oct 17th 2011, 9:35 AM 1,093 Views 35 Comments

Scallon insists there are a lot of people who have not yet made up their mind and says she has never let her country down in 41 years.

Dana insists: 'I am not anti-Europe'
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Dana insists: 'I am not anti-Europe'

Oct 5th 2011, 7:02 PM 1,152 Views 34 Comments

The independent presidential candidate has hit back at accusations levelled at her on the campaign trail.

In pictures: what the Áras candidates have been getting up to
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In pictures: what the Áras candidates have been getting up to

Oct 4th 2011, 6:09 PM 816 Views 9 Comments

The candidates have been travelling across the country delivering their message.

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

Oct 2nd 2011, 7:00 AM 577 Views 8 Comments

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

Norris says he will not have a spouse in the Áras if elected
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Norris says he will not have a spouse in the Áras if elected

Sep 29th 2011, 7:45 PM 1,561 Views 25 Comments

The independent candidate for president said he was not currently in a relationship with anyone.

Áras 11: here's what the candidates have been doing today
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Áras 11: here's what the candidates have been doing today

Sep 29th 2011, 5:41 PM 750 Views 7 Comments

It’s the first full day of campaigning in the presidential election and the seven candidates have been out and about. Here’s some of what they’ve been upto.

Your reaction: How the Áras 2011 campaign kicked off on Twitter
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Your reaction: How the Áras 2011 campaign kicked off on Twitter

Sep 28th 2011, 9:30 PM 1,130 Views 7 Comments

With the race starting in earnest today, here’s what you’ve been saying…

Ó Murchú admits presidential hopes hinge on Fianna Fáil decision
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Ó Murchú admits presidential hopes hinge on Fianna Fáil decision

Sep 19th 2011, 7:58 PM 283 Views 13 Comments

The senator believes he will have the numbers for a run at the presidency if the party allows members to nominate who they wish.

The Daily Fix: Thursday
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The Daily Fix: Thursday

Sep 15th 2011, 8:07 PM 1,764 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s fix: One TD believes that Senator David Norris is an “active candidate” again; local residents worry about the size of the new children’s hospital and we check out what the rugby boys are doing down in NZ.

Adams says Sinn Féin looking at 'three or four' internal candidates for Áras
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Adams says Sinn Féin looking at 'three or four' internal candidates for Áras

Sep 11th 2011, 2:51 PM 792 Views 55 Comments

The Sinn Féin president has also said former members of the IRA are not automatically ruled out of consideration.

Adams wants Sinn Féin to support candidate for Áras
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Adams wants Sinn Féin to support candidate for Áras

Sep 10th 2011, 9:14 PM 752 Views 70 Comments

The Sinn Féin president tells delegates at the party’s Árd Fheis that a united Ireland makes ‘economic, political and common sense’.

What new slogans would you give Davis and Mitchell?
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What new slogans would you give Davis and Mitchell?

Sep 9th 2011, 7:33 AM 1,121 Views 38 Comments

As two presidential candidates run with essentially the same slogan, we’re asking what you would consider replacing that slogan with for each.

SNAP! Presidential hopefuls have EXACT same campaign slogan
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SNAP! Presidential hopefuls have EXACT same campaign slogan

Sep 8th 2011, 6:20 PM 4,726 Views 34 Comments

Uh-oh… someone’s going to be in trouble as Gay Mitchell and Mary Davis campaigns both end up with the slogan: Pride at home, Respect abroad.

Poll: Should Irish people living abroad be able to vote for the presidency?
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Poll: Should Irish people living abroad be able to vote for the presidency?

Sep 8th 2011, 9:54 AM 3,252 Views 189 Comments

Michael D Higgins has suggested that people who emigrate should keep their voting rights. What do you think?

McGrath talking to possible Áras candidates as SF considers entering race
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McGrath talking to possible Áras candidates as SF considers entering race

Sep 5th 2011, 12:53 PM 860 Views 30 Comments

The independents in the Dáil will meet to discuss the presidential race on Friday as Sinn Féin expects to make a decision in the coming weeks.

Campaign steps up push for David Norris to re-enter presidential race
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Campaign steps up push for David Norris to re-enter presidential race

Sep 5th 2011, 7:00 AM 2,813 Views 118 Comments

Off the back of one poll which put him third in the race he’s already pulled out of, David Norris tweeted his thanks for the continued support over the weekend.

Higgins leads two Áras opinion polls but Labour's support falls
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Higgins leads two Áras opinion polls but Labour's support falls

Sep 4th 2011, 1:05 PM 977 Views 21 Comments

Mixed fortunes for the Labour party as an opinion poll also finds some support for independent Senator David Norris re-entering the race.

Micheál Martin hits back at 'blanket blame' of Fianna Fáil
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Micheál Martin hits back at 'blanket blame' of Fianna Fáil

Sep 1st 2011, 8:58 AM 1,173 Views 36 Comments

Speaking this morning, Martin said that the party was not getting enough credit for what it did in government.

You've got two days to register for a presidential postal vote
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You've got two days to register for a presidential postal vote

Aug 30th 2011, 12:22 PM 1,305 Views 18 Comments

The polling order is out – so you have until Thursday to register for a postal vote, or October 3 to get on the supplementary register.

Fine Gael and Labour dismiss appeals for poster-free Áras campaign
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Fine Gael and Labour dismiss appeals for poster-free Áras campaign

Aug 27th 2011, 9:15 AM 968 Views 28 Comments

Spokespersons for Gay Mitchell and Michael D Higgins say their parties don’t intend on dropping posters for October’s election.

Gallagher endorses call for poster-free Áras campaign
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Gallagher endorses call for poster-free Áras campaign

Aug 26th 2011, 2:41 PM 1,003 Views 25 Comments

Ireland may be spared from election posters, as Seán Gallagher says he’d agree to a presidential campaign without them.

Crowley withdraws bid for Fianna Fáil's presidential nomination
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Crowley withdraws bid for Fianna Fáil's presidential nomination

Aug 23rd 2011, 4:28 PM 997 Views 27 Comments

The withdrawal of the party’s most likely candidate all but assures that Fianna Fáil will not nominate anyone for the election.

O'Sullivan leaves door open for late Áras candidates
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O'Sullivan leaves door open for late Áras candidates

Aug 21st 2011, 3:37 PM 393 Views 3 Comments

Maureen O’Sullivan says she’ll be supporting Michael D Higgins – but will offer to nominate an independent candidate.