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From the 2002 Labour Party Leadership Election, Profiles of candidates for Leader and Deputy Leader

A leaflet sent to Labour Party members from the 2002 Labour Party Leadership contest. It has profiles , provided by the candidates, for both the Leadership and Deputy Leadership Elections. 33 more words

Irish Politics

Eamon Gilmore Made "Critical Contribution" to LGBT Equality, Say GLEN

The Gay & Lesbian Equality Network has paid tribute to former Tánaiste and Leader of the Labour Party, Eamon Gilmore TD, as he stepped down from both posts earlier this week. 235 more words


Letter to Labour Party Members from Eamon Gilmore after his election as leader in 2007

From September 2007 a letter from Eamon Gilmore to Labour Party members outlining his aims for the Party. These aims included winning 30 seats at the next General Election and an open style of leadership. 16 more words

Irish Politics

Nash to support Joan Burton in Labour leadership bid

Louth’s TD Ged Nash has announced his intention to support Joan Burton in the upcoming leadership contest within the Labour Party.

Deputy Nash, from Drogheda, had previously given his support to Alan Kelly for the deputy leadership role within the part but only announced his decision to support Minister Burton in succeeding Eamon Gilmore earlier today. 11 more words

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Eamon Gilmore: from people's hero to dead man walking

Daniel McConnell
How do you go from being the most popular political leader in the country by far to the least, who is now fighting to save his job? 1,337 more words

White Pledges to Bridge the Disconnect

I am today announcing that I will be a candidate for the leadership of the Labour Party. My grandfather was an active trade unionist and a Labour candidate in this city in the 1950s. 630 more words

“Things fall apart, the centre cannot hold”: Labour in turmoil

3 years after “Eamon Gilmore for Taoiseach” screamed at us from telephone poles across the country, and indeed at the time might have seemed a reasonable projection for the future, the great “Pink One” has announced his resignation of the Labour party leadership and his role as Tanaiste is in question. 955 more words