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#Campaign Trail

# campaign-trail - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

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 21,675 Views 52 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Friday 9 October, 2020

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 76,682 Views 103 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

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 30,422 Views 34 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

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 70,943 Views 129 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Thursday 17 May, 2018

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 54,817 Views 158 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Monday 15 May, 2017

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 27,031 Views 59 Comments

“I can’t live on £100 a month.”

# campaign-trail - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

'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 27,426 Views 107 Comments

Eventually.

# campaign-trail - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

'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 66,709 Views 256 Comments

It got a bit heated on the campaign trail earlier.

# campaign-trail - Thursday 4 February, 2016

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 18,106 Views 151 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Friday 1 May, 2015

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 22,984 Views 24 Comments

The Lib Dem leader declined.

# campaign-trail - Monday 13 April, 2015

"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 18,959 Views 26 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

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 23,524 Views 58 Comments

When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro…

# campaign-trail - Thursday 8 May, 2014

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 42,085 Views 214 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Monday 28 April, 2014

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 14,075 Views 25 Comments

No really. It is.

# campaign-trail - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

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 5,785 Views 57 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Saturday 9 March, 2013

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 11,430 Views 177 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…

# campaign-trail - Sunday 22 January, 2012

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

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jan 22nd 2012, 11:00 AM 59 Views 2 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Sunday 10 July, 2011

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

Enda Kenny 'regrets confusion' over hospital election promises

Jul 10th 2011, 6:35 PM 1,409 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 1,244 Views 10 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Monday 7 March, 2011

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 631 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.

# campaign-trail - Monday 21 February, 2011

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 3,460 Views 0 Comments

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

# campaign-trail - Thursday 17 February, 2011

Campaigns focus on education and mortgages
# GE11
# GE11

Campaigns focus on education and mortgages

Feb 17th 2011, 8:01 AM 634 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.