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#emigrant vote

# emigrant-vote - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Why is the government trying to push emigrants even further away?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Why is the government trying to push emigrants even further away?

Apr 8th 2015, 8:00 AM 36 Views 76 Comments

The opinions of thousands of young, educated Irish emigrants are not worth considering – or so the government seems to think.

# emigrant-vote - Sunday 29 March, 2015

I regularly vote in US elections from abroad.  Why can’t Irish emigrants do the same?
# Opinion
# Opinion

I regularly vote in US elections from abroad. Why can’t Irish emigrants do the same?

Mar 29th 2015, 10:00 PM 345 Views 120 Comments

No matter where in the world I am, I will always be an American. As such, I am grateful that my right to vote there is legally enshrined.

# emigrant-vote - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Column: Why has the Government ignored the Irish diaspora – again?
# Emigrant Vote
# Emigrant Vote

Column: Why has the Government ignored the Irish diaspora – again?

Mar 26th 2014, 7:30 PM 176 Views 72 Comments

The timeframe for the Government to respond to the recommendations of the Constitutional Convention regarding the voting rights of Irish abroad has elapsed, write Oliver Moran and Sarah Cantwell.