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Poll: The History and Future of the Eighth Amendment

As most will be aware the early 1980s was a turbulent time in Irish politics brought about by three General Elections, one in 1981 and two further elections in February and November 1982. 1,228 more words

Politics

Over the past number of years, The Troika programme undoubtedly has brought a degree of pain and sacrifice to many households throughout the country. It is not easy to explain to people, who are struggling in such a way of the long term economic benefits and ‘the bigger picture’ of the policies the government has been forced to implement.

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"When the hurly-burly's done...": Constituency-level analyses of the post-Local and European elections opinion polls

Adrian Kavanagh, 12th June 2014 (with subsequent updates)

The local and European elections brought a (probably quite welcome!) respite to the spate of opinion polls that had appeared in the run up to the May 23rd electoral contests, but June 12th saw the publication of one of the first post-elections opinion polls – the  7,993 more words

Fianna Fail

Love's Labour Not Entirely Lost?: Constituency-level analysis of the Sunday Times-Behaviour & Attitudes poll (17th August 2014)

Adrian Kavanagh, 16th August 2014 

The latest in the series of Behaviour & Attitudes polls has brought good news for the Labour Party after a long period of dismal results in previous such opinion polls. 3,228 more words

Fianna Fail

Love's Labour Not Entirely Lost?: Constituency-level analysis of the Sunday Times-Behaviour & Attitudes poll (17th August 2014)

Adrian Kavanagh, 16th August 2014 

The latest in the series of Behaviour & Attitudes polls has brought good news for the Labour Party after a long period of dismal results in previous such opinion polls. 2,408 more words

Opinion Polls

D'Arcy appointed to EU monitoring team in Turkey

Local Fine Gael Senator Jim D’Arcy will travel to South East Turkey this weekend after being appointed to an EU monitoring team for the Turkish Presidential Election. 78 more words

Local News

An t-Aire Joe McHugh: Symptomatic of FG Irish policy?

So not so long ago during the cabinet reshuffle an Taoiseach Enda Kenny appointed Joe McHugh TD as the new Junior Minister with responsibility for the Gaeltacht, within the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht. 667 more words