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#Social Democrats

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Monday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Stephen Donnelly’s Soc Dem departure, crisis pregnancy agencies and a wildfire in Spain had everyone talking…

From TheJournal.ie Stephen Donnelly won't rule out joining another party after Soc Dem departure Decisions Decisions

Stephen Donnelly won't rule out joining another party after Soc Dem departure

He said he would be consulting with supporters in his constituency before deciding the way forward.

From TheJournal.ie Government accused of facilitating tax avoidance by vulture funds Social Democrats

Government accused of facilitating tax avoidance by vulture funds

Social Democrats TD Stephen Donnelly told TheJournal.ie that the government sold a €400 million loanbook for just €80 million

From TheJournal.ie These two men accounted for nearly 50% of personal political donations in 2015 Money Money Money

These two men accounted for nearly 50% of personal political donations in 2015

Fine Gael’s Michael D’Arcy and Paschal Donohoe received €15,000 in private donations between them last year.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton hopes to do a deal with the SocDems and the Greens Likeminded

Joan Burton hopes to do a deal with the SocDems and the Greens

Labour wants to align with the SocDems and the Greens in the new Dáil.

From TheJournal.ie Senator arrested after walking into Temple Bar crime scene James Heffernan

Senator arrested after walking into Temple Bar crime scene

James Heffernan was released an hour and a half later.

From TheJournal.ie Did the Social Democrats really have a good election? New Kids On The Block

Did the Social Democrats really have a good election?

The party got a strong vote in its first electoral test but it has stood still in terms of Dáil numbers.

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

From TheJournal.ie 9 things we learned from the general election campaign Nearly There Now

9 things we learned from the general election campaign

It’s all over bar the voting.

From TheJournal.ie Last poll: Fine Gael and Labour could be within touching distance of re-election The Final Countdown

Last poll: Fine Gael and Labour could be within touching distance of re-election

A poll carried out by DIT for TheJournal.ie has Fine Gael slightly higher than the recent polls.

From TheJournal.ie 'There's a reason no Fine Gael government has ever been re-elected' - former minister Two Days To Go

'There's a reason no Fine Gael government has ever been re-elected' - former minister

Róisín Shortall is not impressed with Enda Kenny or her old party, Labour.

From TheJournal.ie "People will open the door, see I'm a canvasser and sigh" Opinion

"People will open the door, see I'm a canvasser and sigh"

Canvassing for a political party can be tough – but it’s also addictive, writes Sharon Nolan.

From TheJournal.ie Canvassing with the Soc Dems on rainy Grafton Street: 'You're kicking ass' Election 2016

Canvassing with the Soc Dems on rainy Grafton Street: 'You're kicking ass'

The Social Democrats were out in force for a Dublin city centre canvass this afternoon.

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie With 10 days left, the latest poll is very bad news for Fine Gael Election 2016

With 10 days left, the latest poll is very bad news for Fine Gael

The party has dropped five points since the election started.

From TheJournal.ie People are bankrupting themselves to help the SocDems - Catherine Murphy New Kids On The Block

People are bankrupting themselves to help the SocDems - Catherine Murphy

The new party is garnering more attention after last night’s leaders’ debate.

From TheJournal.ie 'Is Labour dead?': We answer the big election questions you've been Googling Searching For Answers

'Is Labour dead?': We answer the big election questions you've been Googling

You’ve asked the search engine some pretty odd and interesting questions.

From TheJournal.ie Gannon vs. Nolan: These two lads had a red-hot row about social democracy High Table Election Debates This post contains videos

Gannon vs. Nolan: These two lads had a red-hot row about social democracy

In our fourth High Table Election Debate, the Social Democrats go up against Labour.

From TheJournal.ie Here's what our political parties have spent on election posters * Poster Pin Ups

Here's what our political parties have spent on election posters *

The ones that would tell us that is. TheJournal.ie asked all parties in the general election what their poster budget amounted to – here’s what we found out.

From TheJournal.ie Lucinda vs. Donnelly: These two may sound like one, but they insist they're not the same High Table Election Debates This post contains a poll This post contains videos

Lucinda vs. Donnelly: These two may sound like one, but they insist they're not the same

The leaders of Renua and the Social Democrats debated the issues and, surprisingly, found quite a bit of common ground.

From TheJournal.ie The SocDems won't cut USC, but will abolish water charges and reduce bus fares Soc It To Them

The SocDems won't cut USC, but will abolish water charges and reduce bus fares

The party is launching its general election manifesto today.

From TheJournal.ie The 8 most likely governments after the next election Election 2016

The 8 most likely governments after the next election

As the election looms large, we assess what coalition options are on the table.

From TheJournal.ie Blow for the Social Democrats as councillor withdraws from election He's Out

Blow for the Social Democrats as councillor withdraws from election

Longford councillor Gerry Warnock cited “family and professional obligations” as the reason.

From TheJournal.ie Dáil hopeful claims 'establishment' to blame for mysterious poster theft Poster Wars

Dáil hopeful claims 'establishment' to blame for mysterious poster theft

Eight posters advertising Anne-Marie McNally’s public meeting on corruption have mysteriously disappeared.

From TheJournal.ie 'It sickened me but I can’t honestly say I am hugely surprised' Rté Investigates

'It sickened me but I can’t honestly say I am hugely surprised'

The Dáil has been discussing the revelations in last night’s RTÉ Investigates programme.

From TheJournal.ie Could this new plan get rid of corruption in Irish society? Golden Circles

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

The party is looking to Australia for inspiration.

From TheJournal.ie The SocDems have ruled out an election pact with Sinn Féin Right2Change

The SocDems have ruled out an election pact with Sinn Féin

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

From TheJournal.ie This ex-Fianna Fáil activist is among the latest batch of SocDem candidates Dáil Hopefuls

This ex-Fianna Fáil activist is among the latest batch of SocDem candidates

Ken Curtin and three other Dáil candidates are being unveiled this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Could it really cost just €13 million to abolish Irish Water? SocDems

Could it really cost just €13 million to abolish Irish Water?

The Social Democrats made the claim while launching their pre-budget submission this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Enda is the most popular leader in the country, but it's not all good news for him State Of The Nation

Enda is the most popular leader in the country, but it's not all good news for him

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

From TheJournal.ie The woman who famously challenged Seán Gallagher is running for the Dáil Soc Dems

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Labour senator turned Soc Dem takes aim at 'cynical' Leinster House Soc It To Dem

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

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

From TheJournal.ie New poll shows a surge in support for independents New Parties

New poll shows a surge in support for independents

This comes in the same week that the Social Democrats party was launched.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Renua or the Social Democrats? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Renua or the Social Democrats?

Is this town big enough for both of them?

From TheJournal.ie Do the Social Democrats believe in the rule of law? Opinion

Do the Social Democrats believe in the rule of law?

There is no future for our democracy in people picking and choosing which laws they obey, writes Labour TD Derek Nolan.

From TheJournal.ie 'We've a new Troika in town': Joan doesn't think much of the new party Smackdown

'We've a new Troika in town': Joan doesn't think much of the new party

The Tánaiste has been reacting to the launch of the Social Democrats yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Would you vote for the Social Democrats? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you vote for the Social Democrats?

Ireland’s newest party is looking for your vote.

From TheJournal.ie 6 things you need to know about Ireland's newest political party Social Democrats

6 things you need to know about Ireland's newest political party

What can we expect from the Social Democrats?

From TheJournal.ie We asked Stephen Donnelly to tell us more about his brand new party Social Democrats This post contains videos

We asked Stephen Donnelly to tell us more about his brand new party

One of the three leaders of the Social Democrats spoke to TheJournal.ie about the new party today.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's newest political party will abolish water charges and repeal the 8th Social Democrats

Ireland's newest political party will abolish water charges and repeal the 8th

The Social Democrats launched in Dublin today. Here’s what we know so far…