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# canvassing - Last year 2021

Leaving Cert: Exam timetable released as parents could face 'sanctions' for lobbying
# Canvassing
# Canvassing

Leaving Cert: Exam timetable released as parents could face 'sanctions' for lobbying

Updated Feb 18th 2021, 12:35 PM 59,603 Views 50 Comments
  • Timetable to begin from Wednesday 9 June
  • Sanctions for grade lobbying could include barring students form exams
  • Reopening of schools likely to begin with LC students and young children

# canvassing - All time

Catching up with the council candidates: They love canvassing but juggling politics with jobs is a challenge
# On The Doorsteps
# On The Doorsteps

Catching up with the council candidates: They love canvassing but juggling politics with jobs is a challenge

May 21st 2019, 6:21 PM 9,506 Views 8 Comments

Some local election candidates say they have been knocking on doors since January, in the fight for seats.

Varadkar says 14-year penalty for abortion pills could be enforced in the future if No vote prevails
# Referendum
# Referendum

Varadkar says 14-year penalty for abortion pills could be enforced in the future if No vote prevails

May 15th 2018, 5:24 PM 60,337 Views 306 Comments

The Taoiseach today ruled out the chance of a second referendum being held.

A guide to every way you can get involved in the Together for Yes campaign
# Together For Yes
From The Daily Edge
# Together For Yes

A guide to every way you can get involved in the Together for Yes campaign

Apr 12th 2018, 9:00 PM 8,647 Views 5 Comments

From podcasts to canvassing, we’ve got you covered.

"People will open the door, see I'm a canvasser and sigh"
# Opinion
# Opinion

"People will open the door, see I'm a canvasser and sigh"

Feb 23rd 2016, 5:00 PM 412 Views 44 Comments

Canvassing for a political party can be tough – but it’s also addictive, writes Sharon Nolan.

I'm out canvassing for Fianna Fáil and it's a lot different this time around
# Opinion
# Opinion

I'm out canvassing for Fianna Fáil and it's a lot different this time around

Feb 21st 2016, 3:00 PM 198 Views 78 Comments

Lots of people don’t open their doors and many don’t want to talk – but I still love canvassing, writes Donnacha Maguire.

Tyson Fury calls off threat to pull out of Klitschko fight due to soft canvas
# Canvassing Opinion
From The42
# Canvassing Opinion

Tyson Fury calls off threat to pull out of Klitschko fight due to soft canvas

Nov 28th 2015, 3:29 PM 820 Views 12 Comments

The undefeated British boxer was very unhappy with facilities in Dusseldorf.

Renua's guide to canvassing: 'Don’t forget to be a regular person, who acts like a human'
# On The Doorstep
# On The Doorstep

Renua's guide to canvassing: 'Don’t forget to be a regular person, who acts like a human'

Apr 29th 2015, 9:15 PM 15,678 Views 53 Comments

The party has produced a video guide to canvassing and it’s, er, interesting.

Maybe Labour should canvass with donkeys ... it worked in the 1940s
# Political Nostalgia
# Political Nostalgia

Maybe Labour should canvass with donkeys ... it worked in the 1940s

Dec 14th 2014, 6:30 PM 6,896 Views 31 Comments

It couldn’t hurt the party’s popularity rating.

'People are raging': Bríd Smith is capitalising on voter anger
# On The Canvass
# On The Canvass

'People are raging': Bríd Smith is capitalising on voter anger

May 21st 2014, 8:30 PM 10,960 Views 71 Comments

The People Before Profit MEP candidate has said she is “as equally in contention” as anyone to take the third seat in Dublin.

Local election candidate subjected to 'vile abuse' for being pregnant
# Women In Politics
# Women In Politics

Local election candidate subjected to 'vile abuse' for being pregnant

May 16th 2014, 10:59 PM 48,647 Views 148 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Lorraine Clifford says the abuse shows why women are discouraged from entering politics.

Been patronised on the doorstep? You're not alone
# Man Of The House
From The Daily Edge
# Man Of The House

Been patronised on the doorstep? You're not alone

May 16th 2014, 4:31 PM 36,846 Views 71 Comments

“Is your mammy or daddy home?”

'He doesn't know where the hell I was born': Woman in Kenny protest video speaks out
# Accent
# Accent

'He doesn't know where the hell I was born': Woman in Kenny protest video speaks out

May 16th 2014, 2:58 PM 58,668 Views 257 Comments

When Dette McLoughlin questioned the Taoiseach about water charges, he asked her where she was from. McLoughlin claims a garda approached her after the incident, looking for her details.

This Clare homeowner has the perfect way of dealing with canvassing politicians
# Election 2014
From The Daily Edge
# Election 2014

This Clare homeowner has the perfect way of dealing with canvassing politicians

May 15th 2014, 8:48 AM 6,486 Views 7 Comments

*steeples fingers, laughs maniacally*

'Ah yeah, I probably will': Fianna Fáil looks for votes at Dublin's most competitive Luas stop
# Tales From The Canvass
# Tales From The Canvass

'Ah yeah, I probably will': Fianna Fáil looks for votes at Dublin's most competitive Luas stop

May 14th 2014, 8:30 PM 19,626 Views 91 Comments

We spent the morning with the party’s Dublin candidate Mary Fitzpatrick as she sought votes in the heart of the city.

Canvassers getting on your nerves? You need this genius canvassing levy card
# You Got Served
From The Daily Edge
# You Got Served

Canvassers getting on your nerves? You need this genius canvassing levy card

May 10th 2014, 11:57 AM 4,041 Views 1 Comment

You need to print this out, NOW.

These Galway housemates have a brilliant way of dealing with pesky canvassers
# Blank Canvas
From The Daily Edge
# Blank Canvas

These Galway housemates have a brilliant way of dealing with pesky canvassers

May 9th 2014, 12:15 PM 7,281 Views 2 Comments

You gotta do what you gotta do.

So, what ARE you going to ask local election candidates? Here’s what you said…
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

So, what ARE you going to ask local election candidates? Here’s what you said…

May 6th 2014, 6:30 AM 14,245 Views 61 Comments

Rather them than me.

What are you going to ask local election candidates? Here's what we suggest...
# Doorbell
# Doorbell

What are you going to ask local election candidates? Here's what we suggest...

May 4th 2014, 8:45 AM 32,751 Views 97 Comments

If you intend to engage with politicians on the doorstep, what do you plan on saying?

Column: I call bulls*** when people say to me 'we only ever see you at election time'
# The Secret Candidate
# The Secret Candidate

Column: I call bulls*** when people say to me 'we only ever see you at election time'

Mar 9th 2014, 12:00 PM 50 Views 61 Comments

In the first in a series of columns in the build-up to the local elections, The Secret Candidate takes credit for something they didn’t do.

Column: I petitioned to stop politicians promising the moon and stars
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: I petitioned to stop politicians promising the moon and stars

Oct 20th 2013, 7:30 PM 55 Views 48 Comments

Guess what happened?

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.