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# election-2020 - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Four stabbed and one shot after pro-Trump rallies in US
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Four stabbed and one shot after pro-Trump rallies in US

Dec 13th 2020, 8:00 AM 56,355 Views 100 Comments

Some Trump supporters held rallies in the US yesterday.

# election-2020 - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

US Election: Four states yet to be called by some media outlets as counts continue
# Counting On
# Counting On

US Election: Four states yet to be called by some media outlets as counts continue

Nov 10th 2020, 1:27 PM 29,051 Views 36 Comments

The states still to be called by some outlets are: Arizona, Georgia, North Carolina and Alaska.

# election-2020 - Monday 9 November, 2020

US Election: What happens between now and inauguration day?
# 72 Days
# 72 Days

US Election: What happens between now and inauguration day?

Nov 9th 2020, 5:59 PM 18,763 Views 17 Comments

Here are a few likely, and unlikely, things to happen between now and 20 January.

# election-2020 - Sunday 8 November, 2020

As it happened: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris give victory speeches after winning the US election
Live Nov 8th 2020, 12:15 AM

As it happened: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris give victory speeches after winning the US election

# election-2020 - Saturday 7 November, 2020

People in Joe Biden's ancestral home of Ballina celebrate his victory in the US election
# Fortunate Son
# Fortunate Son

People in Joe Biden's ancestral home of Ballina celebrate his victory in the US election

Nov 7th 2020, 7:11 PM 40,179 Views 57 Comments

“He’s a really nice fella. He’s good to talk to.”

How Biden and Trump reacted to news of the presidential result
# President-elect Biden
# President-elect Biden

How Biden and Trump reacted to news of the presidential result

Nov 7th 2020, 6:00 PM 105,233 Views 87 Comments

President Trump issued his statement while golfing at his club in Virginia.

What exactly does US President-elect Joe Biden plan to do?
# No Malarkey
# No Malarkey

What exactly does US President-elect Joe Biden plan to do?

Nov 7th 2020, 5:45 PM 29,664 Views 20 Comments

Climate, Coronavirus, and Brexit.

The key moments from an epic US presidential election count over the past four days
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

The key moments from an epic US presidential election count over the past four days

Nov 7th 2020, 5:24 PM 15,241 Views 8 Comments

It’s hard to choose singular moments from a blockbuster election count. Here are the main events.

Filling up: Here's the state-by-state guide of who's taken where
# Red And Blue
# Red And Blue

Filling up: Here's the state-by-state guide of who's taken where

Updated Nov 7th 2020, 5:16 PM 530,486 Views 97 Comments

270, that’s the magic number.

As it happened on Saturday morning: Biden says 'clear majority of nation' behind him as tense wait for final result continues
Live Nov 7th 2020, 3:17 PM

As it happened on Saturday morning: Biden says 'clear majority of nation' behind him as tense wait for final result continues

Donald Trump’s chief of staff contracts Covid-19
# Mark Meadows
# Mark Meadows

Donald Trump’s chief of staff contracts Covid-19

Nov 7th 2020, 4:37 AM 40,051 Views 16 Comments

He had been one of the close aides around Trump when the president came down with the virus.

Joe Biden: 'The numbers tell us a clear and convincing story'
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

Joe Biden: 'The numbers tell us a clear and convincing story'

Nov 7th 2020, 4:19 AM 30,906 Views 32 Comments

The candidate said he is going to win the 2020 US presidential election.

# election-2020 - Friday 6 November, 2020

One man arrested as police in Philadelphia investigate planned attack at election count centre
# Attack
# Attack

One man arrested as police in Philadelphia investigate planned attack at election count centre

Nov 6th 2020, 9:30 AM 27,384 Views 65 Comments

Police received a tip that an armed group had driven to Philadelphia to carry out an attack.

Trump supporters protest outside count centres in several US states
# Endgame
# Endgame

Trump supporters protest outside count centres in several US states

Nov 6th 2020, 7:40 AM 14,628 Views 22 Comments

The protesters, some of them armed, gathered overnight in the wake of the president’s baseless claims of election fraud.

US Election: Here are the main points to know on Friday
# US Election 2020
# US Election 2020

US Election: Here are the main points to know on Friday

Nov 6th 2020, 7:26 AM 119,287 Views 60 Comments

Counting continues in the key states of Georgia, Arizona, Pennsylvania and Nevada.

US Election: Here are the main points to know as of Thursday evening
# US Election 2020
# US Election 2020

US Election: Here are the main points to know as of Thursday evening

Nov 6th 2020, 12:40 AM 159,169 Views 80 Comments

Joe Biden now has 264 electoral college votes – just six shy of the presidency.

# election-2020 - Thursday 5 November, 2020

Larry Donnelly: 'Trumpism' is alive and well no matter who wins the US presidency
# Column
# Column

Larry Donnelly: 'Trumpism' is alive and well no matter who wins the US presidency

Nov 5th 2020, 5:46 PM 19,974 Views 17 Comments

While evaluating why Trump remains so popular, one must examine what is on offer from his foes, writes Larry Donnelly.

# election-2020 - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

Joe Biden: 'When the count is finished, we believe we will be the winners'
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

Joe Biden: 'When the count is finished, we believe we will be the winners'

Nov 4th 2020, 10:08 PM 28,540 Views 31 Comments

Joe Biden said his ticket will have more votes than any other in American history.

'What's taking so long?' Here's why we're still waiting for the results of the US election

'What's taking so long?' Here's why we're still waiting for the results of the US election

Nov 4th 2020, 10:44 AM 36,433 Views 3 Comments

As counting continues in eight final states, here’s why the result is taking longer than in previous years.

# election-2020 - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Trump and Biden crisscross Midwestern states as they enter final days of election campaigning
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

Trump and Biden crisscross Midwestern states as they enter final days of election campaigning

Oct 31st 2020, 11:17 AM 17,656 Views 83 Comments

Trump was in Michigan and Biden in Iowa before they both held events in Wisconsin and Minnesota.

# election-2020 - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Joe Biden casts his US election ballot in Delaware
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

Joe Biden casts his US election ballot in Delaware

Oct 28th 2020, 8:36 PM 18,330 Views 75 Comments

The US Presidential nominee and his wife joined 74 million Americans in voting early in the election.

# election-2020 - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Biden insists he'll tackle virus as Trump pushes 'super-recovery'
# Getting There
# Getting There

Biden insists he'll tackle virus as Trump pushes 'super-recovery'

Oct 27th 2020, 10:47 PM 24,986 Views 55 Comments

Both hopefuls are in the last days of electioneering.

# election-2020 - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Democrats work towards holding virtual convention for Joe Biden’s nomination
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

Democrats work towards holding virtual convention for Joe Biden’s nomination

May 12th 2020, 9:00 PM 9,275 Views 29 Comments

The convention is due to take place in August.

# election-2020 - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Party leaders planning new week of talks but still no sign of government being formed
# Talk To Me
# Talk To Me

Party leaders planning new week of talks but still no sign of government being formed

Feb 23rd 2020, 2:39 PM 11,993 Views 93 Comments

Fine Gael TD Helen McEntee said people need to respect that the party will not go into government with Sinn Féin.

# election-2020 - Saturday 8 February, 2020

Showbiz, Baby! Bertie, Eamon Dunphy and a Celtic Tiger pop culture low-point
# Political Football
From The42
# Political Football

Showbiz, Baby! Bertie, Eamon Dunphy and a Celtic Tiger pop culture low-point

Feb 8th 2020, 8:30 AM 5,483 Views 3 Comments

In September 2001, the then-leader of the country appeared as a guest pundit on RTE show The Premiership.

# election-2020 - Friday 7 February, 2020

Factchecking the election: Here's how we ranked all the claims made by politicians over the last four weeks
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Factchecking the election: Here's how we ranked all the claims made by politicians over the last four weeks

Feb 7th 2020, 5:20 PM 22,138 Views 69 Comments

We’ve been keeping an eye on the campaign over the last four weeks to sort out the facts from the waffle.

# election-2020 - Monday 20 January, 2020

What are the issues affecting people in your area? We want to send our election team to your hometown
# Let Us Know
# Let Us Know

What are the issues affecting people in your area? We want to send our election team to your hometown

Jan 20th 2020, 7:00 PM 14,281 Views 0 Comments

Over the next three weeks we’ll be sending reporters around the country to hear directly from voters about the issues that really matter in their local area.

# election-2020 - Monday 13 January, 2020

Poll: On what date do you think the general election will be held?
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

Poll: On what date do you think the general election will be held?

Jan 13th 2020, 9:19 AM 30,478 Views 92 Comments

Leo Varadkar has so far stayed schtum on when the election would be.

# election-2020 - Thursday 9 January, 2020

'This government's race is firmly ran': Independent TDs plan no-confidence motion in Simon Harris
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

'This government's race is firmly ran': Independent TDs plan no-confidence motion in Simon Harris

Jan 9th 2020, 11:07 AM 25,063 Views 97 Comments

The Minister for Health responded to the no-confidence threat with: “I don’t have any confidence in Michael Collins, we don’t agree on much.”

# election-2020 - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

'No big surprise if the Dáil doesn't return next week': Campaigning well under way as FG target FF housing policy
# It's On
# It's On

'No big surprise if the Dáil doesn't return next week': Campaigning well under way as FG target FF housing policy

Jan 8th 2020, 1:47 PM 18,114 Views 40 Comments

Fine Gael general election candidates have been given a document targeting Fianna Fáil’s housing policy.

# election-2020 - Monday 30 December, 2019

Micheál Martin says he will carry on as FF leader even if he fails to become Taoiseach
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

Micheál Martin says he will carry on as FF leader even if he fails to become Taoiseach

Dec 30th 2019, 9:00 AM 12,752 Views 70 Comments

Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael are neck-and-neck in the polls.

# election-2020 - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Democrat White House candidate hits back after Clinton labels her the 'favourite of the Russians'
# Tulsi Gabbard
# Tulsi Gabbard

Democrat White House candidate hits back after Clinton labels her the 'favourite of the Russians'

Oct 19th 2019, 11:04 AM 22,546 Views 43 Comments

The congresswoman called her ‘a personification of the rot that has sickened the Democratic Party’.

# election-2020 - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Taoiseach says he'd sooner bring back wolves to Ireland than let Sinn Féin into government
# Speech
# Speech

Taoiseach says he'd sooner bring back wolves to Ireland than let Sinn Féin into government

Oct 6th 2019, 7:00 AM 40,382 Views 149 Comments

The Taoiseach mentioned Green Party leader Eamon Ryan’s idea of rewilding the countryside with wolves during his speech last night.

# election-2020 - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Ex-Siptu boss Jack O'Connor steps down as Labour candidate for Wicklow
# General Election
# General Election

Ex-Siptu boss Jack O'Connor steps down as Labour candidate for Wicklow

Sep 19th 2019, 6:04 PM 21,147 Views 41 Comments

The party states ‘a new generation is coming through’ following a good local election.

Leo Varadkar tells Fine Gael politicians to get ready for November by-elections
# Rallying Call
# Rallying Call

Leo Varadkar tells Fine Gael politicians to get ready for November by-elections

Sep 19th 2019, 2:45 PM 11,623 Views 62 Comments

The letter is seen as a rallying call as Fine Gael enters into election mode.

# election-2020 - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar says he wants a general election in May 2020
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar says he wants a general election in May 2020

Sep 12th 2019, 1:33 PM 61,394 Views 113 Comments

At the party’s annual away day, Varadkar said he has always believed that the next election should take place in the summer of 2020.

# election-2020 - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Larry Donnelly: We can expect a dramatic cull of the Democratic debate lineup before the next TV clash
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

Larry Donnelly: We can expect a dramatic cull of the Democratic debate lineup before the next TV clash

Aug 1st 2019, 3:14 PM 10,073 Views 12 Comments

Some observers will welcome a clearing out of the long-shots – but others may find it unnerving.

# election-2020 - Friday 28 June, 2019

The Democrats debate: Candidates take jabs at Joe Biden over his age and 'hurtful' comments on race
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

The Democrats debate: Candidates take jabs at Joe Biden over his age and 'hurtful' comments on race

Jun 28th 2019, 7:16 AM 12,191 Views 27 Comments

A series of debates are being held by the Democrats to whittle down the 10 candidates vying to become the party’s presidential nominee.

# election-2020 - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Joe Biden is officially running for US president
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

Joe Biden is officially running for US president

Apr 25th 2019, 11:11 AM 18,043 Views 70 Comments

The former Vice President has been hinting that he would for a number of months now.

# election-2020 - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Hillary Clinton rules out a rematch with Trump in 2020
# Not Running
# Not Running

Hillary Clinton rules out a rematch with Trump in 2020

Mar 5th 2019, 12:12 PM 19,454 Views 45 Comments

Clinton added that she’s “not going anywhere”.

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