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QUIZ: Do you know who this MEP is?
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QUIZ: Do you know who this MEP is?

Apr 28th 2019, 9:00 PM 35,209 Views 33 Comments

Have you been paying attention to these politicians over the last five years?

Poll: Are you registered to vote?
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Poll: Are you registered to vote?

Apr 28th 2019, 9:59 AM 18,053 Views 78 Comments

The European and local elections are taking place next month.

Indian man chops off index finger in desperation after voting for wrong party in national election
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Indian man chops off index finger in desperation after voting for wrong party in national election

Apr 19th 2019, 5:38 PM 22,793 Views 47 Comments

Pawan Kumar became confused by the symbols on the electronic voting machine.

Residents on Ireland's islands will now vote on the same day as the rest of the country
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Residents on Ireland's islands will now vote on the same day as the rest of the country

Apr 16th 2019, 7:51 PM 10,639 Views 10 Comments

The changes won’t be in place before the May election date

Here are the candidates running in the European Parliament elections
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Here are the candidates running in the European Parliament elections

Apr 16th 2019, 6:10 AM 79,384 Views 43 Comments

There are 59 candidates running across the three constituencies.

Nearly a billion people expected to vote as Indian election gets underway
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Nearly a billion people expected to vote as Indian election gets underway

Apr 11th 2019, 7:23 AM 5,270 Views 8 Comments

Opinion polls put 68-year-old incumbent Prime Minister Narendra Modi as favourite.

E-voting machines won't be returning for future elections
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E-voting machines won't be returning for future elections

Dec 28th 2018, 7:15 AM 9,977 Views 22 Comments

The minister said Irish citizens have no urge to depart from the pencil and the ballot paper.

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

Dec 14th 2018, 8:00 PM 9,198 Views 59 Comments

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

Turnout reported to be low as voting enters final hours
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Turnout reported to be low as voting enters final hours

Oct 26th 2018, 8:07 PM 31,823 Views 91 Comments

Polls close at 10pm.

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

Oct 21st 2018, 7:00 PM 12,948 Views 88 Comments

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.

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

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

May 24th 2018, 6:30 PM 53,694 Views 213 Comments

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

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

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

May 21st 2018, 6:10 AM 23,371 Views 55 Comments

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

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

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

May 14th 2018, 11:01 AM 8,911 Views 8 Comments

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

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

Mrs Doyle actress Pauline McLynn stars in a gas new video explaining how to register to vote

May 2nd 2018, 4:17 PM 4,680 Views 4 Comments

Ah, go on, go on, go on.

Here's how to register to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum
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# Vote Vote Vote

Here's how to register to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum

Apr 25th 2018, 8:30 PM 24,459 Views 46 Comments

Time is running out.

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

Apr 21st 2018, 9:15 AM 14,264 Views 62 Comments

The referendum will take place on 25 May.

Poll: Are you registered to vote?
# Your Say
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Poll: Are you registered to vote?

Apr 19th 2018, 9:18 AM 17,479 Views 108 Comments

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

How to get ready to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum
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How to get ready to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum

Mar 30th 2018, 7:45 AM 29,919 Views 137 Comments

We have everything you need to know.

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

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

Feb 6th 2018, 6:05 AM 31,994 Views 30 Comments

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

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

Jan 14th 2018, 5:34 PM 10,857 Views 75 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 12th 2017, 11:14 PM 8,551 Views 62 Comments

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

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

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

Nov 14th 2017, 10:15 PM 9,876 Views 14 Comments

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

16-year-old boy running for Kansas governor seat
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16-year-old boy running for Kansas governor seat

Aug 19th 2017, 1:00 PM 14,753 Views 24 Comments

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

Murdered official's identity used to 'hack Kenyan election results'
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# Uhuru Kenyatta

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

Aug 9th 2017, 11:45 AM 9,035 Views 11 Comments

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

You'll be voting in quite a few referendums over the next two years
# Cast Your Vote
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# Cast Your Vote

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

Aug 1st 2017, 6:05 AM 19,732 Views 49 Comments

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

Hundreds of Venezuelans turn out in Tallaght to cast vote against their president
# Venezuela Votes
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# Venezuela Votes

Hundreds of Venezuelans turn out in Tallaght to cast vote against their president

Jul 16th 2017, 4:03 PM 23,517 Views 40 Comments

They had turned out from 7am.

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

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

Mar 22nd 2017, 6:01 PM 11,445 Views 67 Comments

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

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

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

Feb 5th 2017, 10:00 AM 4,535 Views 22 Comments

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

Just 10 lovely little election stories from the US today
# Election Day
# Election Day

Just 10 lovely little election stories from the US today

Nov 8th 2016, 10:03 PM 6,363 Views 13 Comments

Take a minute away from the stress.

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

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

Nov 8th 2016, 7:09 AM 24,657 Views 38 Comments

Gary Johnson got the other vote.

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

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

Oct 19th 2016, 10:03 AM 14,241 Views 107 Comments

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

Putin's party dominates elections with 45% of the vote
# Putin It Up To Them
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# Putin It Up To Them

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

Sep 18th 2016, 8:00 PM 11,691 Views 94 Comments

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

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

Jul 8th 2016, 10:00 AM 19,273 Views 85 Comments

The Tory leadership race is down to two women.

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

Jul 2nd 2016, 7:30 PM 117 Views 81 Comments

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

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

Jun 29th 2016, 8:30 PM 16,185 Views 15 Comments

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

We've been promised four referendums - but not one on abortion
# To The Voting Booths
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# To The Voting Booths

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

May 11th 2016, 8:29 PM 27,130 Views 217 Comments

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

Would you vote if there was another election?
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# Your Say

Would you vote if there was another election?

Apr 17th 2016, 9:32 AM 32,675 Views 136 Comments

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

Nearly 1,000 Tesco staff vote for industrial action
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# Every Worker Counts

Nearly 1,000 Tesco staff vote for industrial action

Apr 15th 2016, 9:44 PM 15,717 Views 54 Comments

The row centres on a two-tiered contract system.

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

Mar 6th 2016, 8:00 AM 102 Views 57 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 1st 2016, 10:31 PM 18,161 Views 18 Comments

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