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#Campaign Trail

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Donald Trump and Joe Biden zero in on key swing states
# Campaign Trail
# Campaign Trail

Donald Trump and Joe Biden zero in on key swing states

Oct 14th 2020, 9:04 AM 21,686 Views 52 Comments

Trump held a rally in Pennsylvania on Tuesday while Mr Biden spoke with seniors in Florida.

Trump claims his Covid-19 treatment led to a cure as he gears up to hold campaign rally
# IT DID NOT
# IT DID NOT

Trump claims his Covid-19 treatment led to a cure as he gears up to hold campaign rally

Oct 9th 2020, 10:40 PM 76,722 Views 103 Comments

The rally will be President Trump’s first since he tested positive for coronavirus on October 1.

Trump eager to return to campaign trail as more aides test positive for Covid-19
# Trump V Biden
# Trump V Biden

Trump eager to return to campaign trail as more aides test positive for Covid-19

Oct 7th 2020, 7:32 AM 30,439 Views 34 Comments

Joe Biden has said he shouldn’t debate Trump next week if the president remains Covid-positive.

Trump enters White House without a mask and tells people 'don't be afraid of Covid' after leaving hospital
# Campaign Trail
# Campaign Trail

Trump enters White House without a mask and tells people 'don't be afraid of Covid' after leaving hospital

Oct 6th 2020, 6:58 AM 71,009 Views 129 Comments

The US President may remain infectious for much of the next week, according to his own administration’s guidelines.

Abortion rates and Christy Moore's appeal in focus as campaign nears the end
# Campaign Trail
# Campaign Trail

Abortion rates and Christy Moore's appeal in focus as campaign nears the end

May 17th 2018, 12:39 PM 54,837 Views 158 Comments

Moore says that he was called a “wife-swapping sodomite” at a campaign march many years ago.

Angry voter confronts Theresa May over welfare cuts
# Campaign Trail
# Campaign Trail

Angry voter confronts Theresa May over welfare cuts

May 15th 2017, 5:17 PM 27,046 Views 59 Comments

“I can’t live on £100 a month.”

'Come over here': Gerry and Enda shook hands in Sligo this morning
# Handshakes And Small Talk
# Handshakes And Small Talk

'Come over here': Gerry and Enda shook hands in Sligo this morning

Feb 10th 2016, 1:10 PM 27,445 Views 107 Comments

Eventually.

'Get the f*** out of Wicklow': Enda met his first protesters of the election today
# On The Canvass
# On The Canvass

'Get the f*** out of Wicklow': Enda met his first protesters of the election today

Feb 9th 2016, 5:15 PM 66,765 Views 256 Comments

It got a bit heated on the campaign trail earlier.

Ten apples for a euro and selfie-mania: Sinn Féin's somewhat subdued start
# GE16
# GE16

Ten apples for a euro and selfie-mania: Sinn Féin's somewhat subdued start

Feb 4th 2016, 3:40 PM 18,122 Views 151 Comments

Mary Lou McDonald and Peadar Tóibín and Eoin Ó Broin met with voters in Dublin City Centre today.

Someone just dropped their trousers in front of Nick Clegg while asking for a selfie
# Pants Party
# Pants Party

Someone just dropped their trousers in front of Nick Clegg while asking for a selfie

May 1st 2015, 5:58 PM 23,010 Views 23 Comments

The Lib Dem leader declined.

"F**k off back to Eton" - Man uses ukulele to serenade David Cameron
# UK-ulele
# UK-ulele

"F**k off back to Eton" - Man uses ukulele to serenade David Cameron

Apr 13th 2015, 6:16 PM 18,988 Views 26 Comments

It wasn’t even the strangest thing to happen on the UK’s campaign trail today.

Fine Gael bottled water, giant floating heads and other strange sights from Election 2014
# On The Trail
# On The Trail

Fine Gael bottled water, giant floating heads and other strange sights from Election 2014

May 21st 2014, 7:47 PM 23,558 Views 58 Comments

When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro…

Labour Senator's attack on election rival continues amid calls to withdraw 'sexist remark'
# Labour Pains
# Labour Pains

Labour Senator's attack on election rival continues amid calls to withdraw 'sexist remark'

May 8th 2014, 2:44 PM 42,107 Views 214 Comments

An image, posted by Lorraine Higgins’s social media accounts, branded Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan a “turkey”.

This is the catchiest song about a Healy-Rae's election campaign you'll hear today
# Make It Stop
# Make It Stop

This is the catchiest song about a Healy-Rae's election campaign you'll hear today

Apr 28th 2014, 1:42 PM 14,101 Views 25 Comments

No really. It is.

11 candidates confirmed to run in Meath East by-election
# By-election
# By-election

11 candidates confirmed to run in Meath East by-election

Mar 13th 2013, 3:28 PM 5,816 Views 57 Comments

Four independent candidates have filed paperwork to run against seven candidates from parties big and small.

Meath East by-election: Here are the candidates and here's what they're saying
# By-election
# By-election

Meath East by-election: Here are the candidates and here's what they're saying

Mar 9th 2013, 8:30 AM 11,461 Views 182 Comments

With the by-election less than three weeks away TheJournal.ie spoke to the main candidates this week to find out what they’re hearing on the doorsteps and what they’re telling voters…

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jan 22nd 2012, 11:00 AM 82 Views 2 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

Enda Kenny 'regrets confusion' over hospital election promises
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Enda Kenny 'regrets confusion' over hospital election promises

Jul 10th 2011, 6:35 PM 1,430 Views 31 Comments

The Taoiseach has insisted he was forced to backtrack on campaign pledges by safety fears at Roscommon A&E.

Enda Kenny made election pledge to protect Roscommon A&E
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Enda Kenny made election pledge to protect Roscommon A&E

Jul 10th 2011, 12:17 PM 1,266 Views 10 Comments

The Taoiseach promised to “defend” the hospital’s emergency ward, which will be closed tomorrow.

Blood on the canvass: TV and radio docs capture anger of Election 2011
# Canvassing
From The Daily Edge
# Canvassing

Blood on the canvass: TV and radio docs capture anger of Election 2011

Mar 7th 2011, 11:30 AM 642 Views 0 Comments

The spotlight is on the campaigns of six candidates in TV doc tonight, while radio work captures the canvassing style of Conor Lenihan.

Down with the kids: Who has the best 'tots-on-the-trail' pic?
# Face Off
# Face Off

Down with the kids: Who has the best 'tots-on-the-trail' pic?

Feb 21st 2011, 2:01 PM 3,481 Views 0 Comments

Not everyone can work well with kids… and impress their voter parents.

Campaigns focus on education and mortgages
# GE11
# GE11

Campaigns focus on education and mortgages

Feb 17th 2011, 8:01 AM 649 Views 0 Comments

Education, mortgage distress, and political reforms are on the party agendas today, with a number of policy launches planned for Dublin this morning.