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#Candidate

# candidate - Friday 24 June, 2022

From candidate to Council: the long road ahead of Ukraine in the EU
# Explainer
# Explainer

From candidate to Council: the long road ahead of Ukraine in the EU

Jun 24th 2022, 9:30 PM 8,935 Views 7 Comments

Vote to make Ukraine an official candidate for the EU hailed as “defining moment” – but the journey has just begun.

# candidate - Saturday 14 May, 2022

'He has the capability and CV' - Hodgson backs Brendan Rodgers to be next England boss
# Candidate
From The42
# Candidate

'He has the capability and CV' - Hodgson backs Brendan Rodgers to be next England boss

May 14th 2022, 9:51 AM 6,955 Views 11 Comments

Rodgers has impressed with his work at the King Power Stadium.

# candidate - Wednesday 6 April, 2022

Man United still assessing managerial options amid Erik ten Hag reports
# Candidate
From The42
# Candidate

Man United still assessing managerial options amid Erik ten Hag reports

Apr 6th 2022, 8:12 PM 5,623 Views 2 Comments

The Ajax coach has been linked with becoming the Red Devils’ next permanent boss.

# candidate - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Joe Biden proposes 'Buy American' campaign to bolster US firms
# Economy
# Economy

Joe Biden proposes 'Buy American' campaign to bolster US firms

Jul 9th 2020, 2:58 PM 9,917 Views 21 Comments

The former vice-president has called for $700 million to be spent on supporting manufacturing and technology firms.

# candidate - Saturday 29 June, 2019

Dave Connell the frontrunner to succeed Colin Bell as Ireland manager
# Candidate
From The42
# Candidate

Dave Connell the frontrunner to succeed Colin Bell as Ireland manager

Jun 29th 2019, 11:52 AM 7,245 Views 2 Comments

It is understood that the ex-Shamrock Rovers player is the popular choice among the players to take over.

# candidate - Monday 17 June, 2019

Donald Trump trailing five Democrats in latest opinion poll
# Presidential Campaign
# Presidential Campaign

Donald Trump trailing five Democrats in latest opinion poll

Jun 17th 2019, 8:19 AM 28,370 Views 65 Comments

The Fox News poll showed Biden leading Trump by 49% to 39% among all registered voters nationwide.

# candidate - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Pochettino says United not his business after 'good friend' Mourinho's sacking
# Candidate
From The42
# Candidate

Pochettino says United not his business after 'good friend' Mourinho's sacking

Dec 18th 2018, 1:45 PM 6,236 Views 5 Comments

Manchester United have been linked with a move for Mauricio Pochettino after sacking Jose Mourinho, but he is focused on Spurs.

# candidate - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Kenny: Managing Ireland a greater honour than Real Madrid or Barca jobs
# Candidate
From The42
# Candidate

Kenny: Managing Ireland a greater honour than Real Madrid or Barca jobs

Nov 22nd 2018, 12:33 PM 8,941 Views 29 Comments

The Dundalk boss has addressed being linked to the vacant Republic of Ireland manager’s role.

# candidate - Monday 3 September, 2018

Former selector for Páidí Ó Sé proposed to take over as Westmeath football manager
# Candidate
From The42
# Candidate

Former selector for Páidí Ó Sé proposed to take over as Westmeath football manager

Sep 3rd 2018, 7:13 PM 7,366 Views 2 Comments

Jack Cooney worked alongside Páidí Ó Sé when Westmeath won their first ever Leinster SFC title in 2004.

# candidate - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Bielsa backed for Leeds job by Mexico coach Osorio
# Candidate
From The42
# Candidate

Bielsa backed for Leeds job by Mexico coach Osorio

Jun 2nd 2018, 11:41 AM 3,383 Views 5 Comments

The colourful Argentine is considered by a fellow coach to be the right man to revitalise a sleeping giant and guide them back to the Premier League.

# candidate - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Ex-Siptu boss Jack O'Connor's name put forward as Labour candidate
# General Election
# General Election

Ex-Siptu boss Jack O'Connor's name put forward as Labour candidate

Jan 13th 2018, 11:38 AM 18,174 Views 80 Comments

O’Connor was the general president of the Ireland’s largest trade union for over 14 years.

# candidate - Saturday 11 March, 2017

50,000 French people want Barack Obama to run in their presidential race
# Obama17
# Obama17

50,000 French people want Barack Obama to run in their presidential race

Mar 11th 2017, 8:30 AM 10,205 Views 16 Comments

Posters have appeared across Paris with his iconic slogan translated into French.

# candidate - Thursday 9 February, 2017

FAI chief Delaney puts name forward for election to Uefa role
# ExCo
From The42
# ExCo

FAI chief Delaney puts name forward for election to Uefa role

Feb 9th 2017, 6:32 PM 8,750 Views 19 Comments

The head of Irish football is among the candidates vying for a seat on the Executive Committee.

# candidate - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Trump voices his support for transgender people in bathroom law row
# Weighing In
# Weighing In

Trump voices his support for transgender people in bathroom law row

Apr 21st 2016, 9:31 PM 18,284 Views 58 Comments

He said that transgender people should be able to use whichever bathroom they choose.

# candidate - Monday 22 February, 2016

Forestry minister's posters nailed to trees in Tipperary
# Clonmel
# Clonmel

Forestry minister's posters nailed to trees in Tipperary

Feb 22nd 2016, 8:59 AM 20,059 Views 82 Comments

A party spokesperson said the posters were all removed after it was brought to their attention.

# candidate - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Just what is going on with Trump's hair? We ask the experts...
# The Real Issues
# The Real Issues

Just what is going on with Trump's hair? We ask the experts...

Jan 24th 2016, 8:15 AM 35,464 Views 38 Comments

It’s just over a week before the process to select the Republican nomination begins in earnest.

# candidate - Monday 27 July, 2015

The Filan family are getting into politics
# Renua
# Renua

The Filan family are getting into politics

Jul 27th 2015, 9:48 AM 23,920 Views 72 Comments

Shane’s older brother Finbarr is running for Renua.

# candidate - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Former All Black Deans emerges as early front-runner for Leinster job
# Candidate
From The42
# Candidate

Former All Black Deans emerges as early front-runner for Leinster job

May 21st 2015, 6:42 PM 7,127 Views 10 Comments

The ex-Australia coach is understood to be interested in relocating to Europe.

# candidate - Monday 13 April, 2015

Yes, Hillary Clinton is running for US president
# She's In
# She's In

Yes, Hillary Clinton is running for US president

Apr 13th 2015, 6:15 AM 39,166 Views 107 Comments

She has announced her candidacy.

# candidate - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Netanyahu beat this almost-Irish candidate to stay Israel's Prime Minister
# Isaac Herzog
# Isaac Herzog

Netanyahu beat this almost-Irish candidate to stay Israel's Prime Minister

Mar 18th 2015, 7:44 AM 9,440 Views 168 Comments

A new government will be formed within weeks.

# candidate - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Potential MP describes how she survived after her mother went to jail for killing her partner
# Candidate
# Candidate

Potential MP describes how she survived after her mother went to jail for killing her partner

Mar 10th 2015, 11:49 AM 10,026 Views 11 Comments

Naz Shah wrote an open letter this week, detailing her family’s experience with abandonment, abuse and even murder.

# candidate - Friday 3 October, 2014

McNulty thanks supporters as it emerges he might take seat if elected
# Seanad
# Seanad

McNulty thanks supporters as it emerges he might take seat if elected

Oct 3rd 2014, 7:51 AM 8,880 Views 60 Comments

Lots of people have already voted for him there are no do-overs in Seanad by-elections…

# candidate - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Brazilian presidential candidate dies after plane crashes in residential area
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Brazilian presidential candidate dies after plane crashes in residential area

Aug 13th 2014, 7:20 PM 11,745 Views 16 Comments

“All of Brazil is in mourning. We lost a great Brazilian today”.

# candidate - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Taoiseach supports Juncker saying he is a strong candidate for presidency
# Leader Battle
# Leader Battle

Taoiseach supports Juncker saying he is a strong candidate for presidency

May 28th 2014, 10:04 AM 6,215 Views 53 Comments

Enda Kenny denied reports that he is tipped as a backup for EC chief role saying Juncker is the EPP’s formal candidate.

# candidate - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Candidate to replace poster vandalised by bacon with new 'diversity poster'
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Candidate to replace poster vandalised by bacon with new 'diversity poster'

May 3rd 2014, 11:45 AM 15,550 Views 78 Comments

People Before Profit candidate Memet Uludag, who is originally from Turkey, noticed on Thursday that bacon had been stuck to his posters.

# candidate - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Whoops: Fianna Fáil candidate's poster blocks traffic lights
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

Whoops: Fianna Fáil candidate's poster blocks traffic lights

Apr 23rd 2014, 2:15 PM 35,910 Views 83 Comments

The poster for MEP hopeful Mary Fitzpatrick was inadvertently put up blocking the lights at Custom House Quay.

# candidate - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Ex-firefighter running in locals wants whistleblower legislation for all public sector workers
# Not Kidding
# Not Kidding

Ex-firefighter running in locals wants whistleblower legislation for all public sector workers

Mar 23rd 2014, 5:00 PM 10,509 Views 28 Comments

John Kidd said he’ll be sticking up for middle income workers if he’s elected.

# candidate - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Mary Fitzpatrick named as Fianna Fáil election candidate
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

Mary Fitzpatrick named as Fianna Fáil election candidate

Jan 26th 2014, 5:32 PM 13,293 Views 88 Comments

Fitzpatrick was one of three possible candidates who were before a selection convention today.

# candidate - Monday 8 July, 2013

Ex-NY governor tries comeback after sex scandal, hopes for forgiveness
# Eliot Spitzer
# Eliot Spitzer

Ex-NY governor tries comeback after sex scandal, hopes for forgiveness

Jul 8th 2013, 8:30 PM 7,850 Views 31 Comments

Eliot Spitzer resigned as New York governor in 2008 over a prostitution scandal.

# candidate - Friday 8 March, 2013

Eoin Holmes selected as Labour Meath East by-election candidate
# Meath East
# Meath East

Eoin Holmes selected as Labour Meath East by-election candidate

Mar 8th 2013, 10:35 PM 6,273 Views 69 Comments

Cllr Holmes spoke of the tragic circumstances in which the by-election is taking place, paying tribute to the late TD Shane McEntee.

# candidate - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Parties set to choose Meath East by-election candidates
# Meath East
# Meath East

Parties set to choose Meath East by-election candidates

Feb 21st 2013, 3:02 PM 4,322 Views 25 Comments

The position became vacant following the death of Fine Gael TD Shane McEntee in December.

# candidate - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Berlusconi announces fresh run for prime minister
# Italy
# Italy

Berlusconi announces fresh run for prime minister

Dec 8th 2012, 4:06 PM 5,514 Views 36 Comments

This will be the the politician’s sixth bid to become prime minister, a post he has held three times already.

# candidate - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Obama and Romney to have lunch at the White House
# Detente
# Detente

Obama and Romney to have lunch at the White House

Nov 29th 2012, 8:08 AM 4,888 Views 11 Comments

This will be the first time the two will have met since the election. What will they talk about?

# candidate - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

# candidate - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Curbishley top of Wolves' three-man shortlist
# In The Running
From The42
# In The Running

Curbishley top of Wolves' three-man shortlist

Feb 15th 2012, 10:42 AM 340 Views 2 Comments

The former West Ham manager is favourite to replace Mick McCarthy.

# candidate - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

McStay in the running for Candystripes job
# Candidate
From The42
# Candidate

McStay in the running for Candystripes job

Jan 3rd 2012, 3:06 PM 267 Views 0 Comments

Stockport County’s assistant manager is in the fray to take over at The Brandywell and will hold talks with the club this week.