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#Candidates

# candidates - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Brexit, tax, immigration and kissing: It all went down in RTÉ's Midlands North-West debate

Prime Time’s David McCullagh had his hands full.

# candidates - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Peter Casey challenged over immigration during European elections tv debate

“What we can’t afford is to become a haven for freeloaders,” Casey told the Sunday Times.

# candidates - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Poll: Should election posters be banned? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should election posters be banned?

The EU and local election campaigns begin today, so posters have been popping up all over the country.

# candidates - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

# candidates - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

Here are the candidates running in the European Parliament elections

There are 59 candidates running across the three constituencies.

# candidates - Monday 15 April, 2019

59 candidates declare for European Parliament elections in May

13 Irish MEPs will be elected when voters go to the polls on 24 May.

# candidates - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

From The42 Bundesliga leaders Dortmund fall to sensational loss against relegation candidates Unbelievable Scenes This post contains videos

Bundesliga leaders Dortmund fall to sensational loss against relegation candidates

Fortuna Duesseldorf prevailed thanks to a breathtaking goal from Jean Zimmer.

From The42 7 candidates who could become Man United's next permanent manager Apply Within

7 candidates who could become Man United's next permanent manager

The Reds Devils are looking to replace Jose Mourinho after his exit was announced this morning.

# candidates - Friday 23 November, 2018

From The42 Lennon 'flattered' by Ireland links while Cook rules himself out Candidates

Lennon 'flattered' by Ireland links while Cook rules himself out

The managers of Hibernian and Wigan Athletic have had their say on Ireland’s vacancy.

# candidates - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

From The42 'McCarthy represents an experienced pair of hands, with Kenny someone who believes Irish football can do better' Leading Men

'McCarthy represents an experienced pair of hands, with Kenny someone who believes Irish football can do better'

Both men are the bookies leading candidates to become the next Ireland manager, but how do they stack up?

# candidates - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

The Candidate: Listen back to all six interviews with the Áras hopefuls here

Haven’t decided who you’re going to vote for? Look no further.

# candidates - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Latest poll has Michael D Higgins with nearly twice as many votes as rest of candidates COMBINED

Higgins has twice as many first preference votes as the rest of the candidates combined, per the latest Irish Times Ipsos/MRBI poll.

# candidates - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Clinton all smiles after pneumonia drama as Trump prepares to release his health records

Meanwhile, Donald Trump is set to release his health records on a chat show.

# candidates - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

From The42 McGahan and Bradley on Munster's radar with search underway for DOR New Dawn

McGahan and Bradley on Munster's radar with search underway for DOR

Current Crusaders boss Todd Blackadder remains a contender.

# candidates - Sunday 21 February, 2016

Meet the five young candidates looking to shake things up in the Dáil

Established politicans may be getting all the attention in this general election campaign, but there are signs of a new style of politics emerging among younger candidates. We speak to five hopefuls under the age of 25.

# candidates - Thursday 10 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge Last night's Apprentice was a disaster on an unprecedented scale Zeros

Last night's Apprentice was a disaster on an unprecedented scale

The story of how so many people can f**k up so badly. Spoilers within.

# candidates - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

From The42 Dwight Yorke wants it but who are the real candidates for the Villa job? Any Takers?

Dwight Yorke wants it but who are the real candidates for the Villa job?

The Premier League strugglers are in the market for a new boss after Tim Sherwood’s sacking over the weekend.

# candidates - Monday 26 October, 2015

From The42 Everyone's favourite draw host is running for Sepp Blatter's job Election Time

Everyone's favourite draw host is running for Sepp Blatter's job

Uefa general secretary Gianni Infantino has been declared as the latest candidate for the Fifa presidency.

# candidates - Saturday 10 October, 2015

From The42 Who might Ireland call up to replace Jared Payne in their World Cup squad? Candidates

Who might Ireland call up to replace Jared Payne in their World Cup squad?

Andrew Trimble looks like the early favourite.

# candidates - Monday 24 August, 2015

This magazine questioned whether two female politicians were good looking enough to be leaders

The piece also said one of the reasons for Margaret Thatcher’s victory in 1975 was that lots of Tory backbenchers fancied her…

# candidates - Monday 6 April, 2015

Would you vote for this man?

Here are some of the more ‘interesting’ characters that will be appearing in the UK election next month.

# candidates - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Councillor quits Sinn Féin over 'negative rumours from small elements'

Jonathan Dowdall had initially stepped down due to health reasons, but now says he will stay in his council seat.

# candidates - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Turf cutter Michael Fitzmaurice to contest Roscommon/South Leitrim by-election

Fitzmaurice said he had recieved many requests from people in Roscommon and Leitrim.

# candidates - Monday 26 May, 2014

The final stretch: Fewer than 40 council seats still to be filled

Counting is due to resume in most areas at 10am this morning.

# candidates - Sunday 25 May, 2014

It's not over yet but these candidates have already been popping the champagne

There were tears, there was laughter and we imagine some weary heads hitting pillows last night.

# candidates - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Independents' Day: Exit poll shows non-party candidates topping the poll

Support for Labour has slumped to just 7 per cent.

# candidates - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

European candidates asked about abortion legislation... here's what they said

The Life Insitute put a number of questions to a range of candidates – 10 answered.

# candidates - Sunday 18 May, 2014

What matters to the voters of Longford-Westmeath?

These constituents will not only be choosing politicians to represent them in the council and the European Parliament but also a new TD to speak for them in the Dáil.

# candidates - Friday 16 May, 2014

Spending cuts and immigration policy main issues in EU Commission presidency debate

The debate was the first of its kind to include all five parties in the running for the highest executive position in the EU.

# candidates - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

The truth behind Brian Hayes's white teeth and whether political parties Photoshop their posters

With posters erected all over the country we’ve found out what work, if any, candidates have had done on their pictures.

Poll: Has an election candidate called at your door yet? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Has an election candidate called at your door yet?

Some people have yet to see a canvasser come a’knocking.

# candidates - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Here's how many women are running for election in each constituency

Left-wing parties have the most women candidates running for election.

# candidates - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Less than a quarter of candidates running in the local elections are women

From the candidacy selections so far, Fianna Fáil is the worst when it comes to having women stand for office in the local elections this year.

# candidates - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Want to get into politics? Here’s how to go about it

The European and local elections were announced this week. Would you be interested in throwing your hat in the ring?

# candidates - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Two Irish American men fight it out to become Boston’s next mayor

Two Irish American white Catholic left to centre progressive men are the front runners in the Boston mayoral election which takes place today.

# candidates - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Deadline approaches for €1 million Bord Bia graduate programme

The programme sends 25 graduates to work with Irish food companies overseas.

# candidates - Friday 11 January, 2013

New guidelines reduce maximum donations to political parties

The guidelines also address corporate donations to parties and include strict rules on transparency.

# candidates - Monday 22 October, 2012

Obama, Romney gear up for final presidential debate on foreign policy

The candidates spent their weekend swatting up on foreign policy with the latest poll putting them both at 47 per cent.

# candidates - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Autumn's must see political TV: presidential candidate debates US 2012 This post contains videos

Autumn's must see political TV: presidential candidate debates

Romney and Obama will go head to head in three prime time debates over the month of October.

# candidates - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Poll: Who do you want to be the next President of Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you want to be the next President of Ireland?

Seven candidates have secured their nominations so now it’s up to you: Which of them – if any – will you be voting into the Áras?

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