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# gay-mitchell - Monday 24 October, 2011

LIVEBLOG: The Presidential candidates' Frontline debate
Live Oct 24th 2011, 9:33 PM

LIVEBLOG: The Presidential candidates' Frontline debate

Presidential candidates split on referendums voting
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Presidential candidates split on referendums voting

Oct 24th 2011, 3:34 PM 975 Views 14 Comments

While some candidates have revealed their voting intentions, others have declined to comment.

The Newstalk-Google presidential debate, as it happened
Live Oct 24th 2011, 1:35 PM

The Newstalk-Google presidential debate, as it happened

Gallagher retains major lead in Irish Times Áras opinion poll
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Gallagher retains major lead in Irish Times Áras opinion poll

Oct 24th 2011, 7:15 AM 1,148 Views 37 Comments

With three days to go until polling, Seán Gallagher holds a 15 per cent lead over the field – the largest his lead has been in any poll.

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 24th 2011, 7:00 AM 430 Views 3 Comments

With just days to go until polling, time is running out if you want to meet the presidential candidates. Here’s where they are today.

# gay-mitchell - Sunday 23 October, 2011

Poll: Should the media have scrutinised the presidential candidates so closely?
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Poll: Should the media have scrutinised the presidential candidates so closely?

Oct 23rd 2011, 2:51 PM 2,113 Views 59 Comments

It has been described as a “circus” and one of the more caustic elections Ireland has ever seen but did the media play its part in making it so. Today we ask, should the media have scrutinised the presidential candidates so closely?

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 23rd 2011, 8:30 AM 438 Views 7 Comments

With just days to go until polling, this is one of your last chances to meet the presidential candidates. Here’s where they will be today.

# gay-mitchell - Saturday 22 October, 2011

Presidential polls can sometimes be wrong - but not by very much
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Presidential polls can sometimes be wrong - but not by very much

Oct 22nd 2011, 6:29 PM 2,711 Views 42 Comments

Candidates hoping to turn their fortunes from the latest Red C poll can’t count on much historical precedent so close to polling.

Gallagher extends lead in latest Áras opinion polls
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Gallagher extends lead in latest Áras opinion polls

Oct 22nd 2011, 6:06 PM 6,208 Views 185 Comments

The final Sunday Business Post poll before polling gives Seán Gallagher a 14-point lead over Michael D Higgins.

Gallagher denies being ‘secret FF candidate’ during radio debate
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Gallagher denies being ‘secret FF candidate’ during radio debate

Oct 22nd 2011, 3:31 PM 732 Views 17 Comments

Sean Gallagher insists he has the support of members of all political parties, and denies being a de facto Fianna Fáil candidate.

Voting for Mitchell or Higgins is ‘comfort blanket for bailouts’, says McGuinness
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Voting for Mitchell or Higgins is ‘comfort blanket for bailouts’, says McGuinness

Oct 22nd 2011, 1:36 PM 655 Views 36 Comments

Martin McGuinness says voting for candidates from government parties will give them renewed initiative for austerity.

Behind every successful president... meet the spouses vying for the Áras
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Behind every successful president... meet the spouses vying for the Áras

Oct 22nd 2011, 10:17 AM 5,098 Views 26 Comments

All the candidates aside from David Norris will bring a spouse into the Áras with them if elected.

#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Aras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 22nd 2011, 9:23 AM 635 Views 8 Comments

With just days to go until polling, this is one of your last chances to meet the presidential candidates. Here’s where they will be today.

# gay-mitchell - Friday 21 October, 2011

Bookie pays out on Michael D Higgins to be the next president
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Bookie pays out on Michael D Higgins to be the next president

Oct 21st 2011, 6:30 PM 1,549 Views 28 Comments

Boylesports is paying out over €100,000 after deciding that Labour’s candidate has wrapped up the presidency with polling still six days away.

#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Gay Mitchell
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#Áras11 Quickfire Video Quiz: Gay Mitchell

Oct 21st 2011, 4:06 PM 2,167 Views 10 Comments

TheJournal.ie put a series of quickfire questions to the Presidential candidates. Here is how they did – on camera.

#Áras11: The Friday question for Presidential candidates
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#Áras11: The Friday question for Presidential candidates

Oct 21st 2011, 7:40 AM 753 Views 10 Comments

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: Ireland’s greatest contribution to the world.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 21st 2011, 7:00 AM 579 Views 5 Comments

With less than a week to go until polling, here’s where your presidential candidates will be today.

# gay-mitchell - Thursday 20 October, 2011

#Áras11: The Thursday question for Presidential candidates
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#Áras11: The Thursday question for Presidential candidates

Oct 20th 2011, 10:13 AM 910 Views 10 Comments

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: How they view the secularisation of Irish society.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 20th 2011, 7:00 AM 521 Views 1 Comment

As the election comes into full view with a week to polling, here’s your daily guide to where each candidate will spend their day.

# gay-mitchell - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

More than 550 women use domestic violence services in just one day
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More than 550 women use domestic violence services in just one day

Oct 19th 2011, 4:28 PM 751 Views 8 Comments

Safe Ireland claims there is a double suffering for women experiencing domestic violence as they are now also feeling the brunt of cuts on statutory agencies.

Poll: Who won the latest Presidential debate?
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# Your Say

Poll: Who won the latest Presidential debate?

Oct 19th 2011, 11:50 AM 10,279 Views 91 Comments

Which of the seven candidates gave the strongest performance in yesterday’s televised debate?

#Áras11: The Wednesday question for Presidential candidates
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#Áras11: The Wednesday question for Presidential candidates

Oct 19th 2011, 7:40 AM 1,553 Views 26 Comments

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: How they would approach a State visit to China.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 19th 2011, 7:00 AM 565 Views 5 Comments

Your daily guide to where each candidate will spend their day – with just eight days remaining until the all-important polling day.

# gay-mitchell - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

The TG4 Presidential Election debate, as it happened
Live Oct 18th 2011, 6:58 PM

The TG4 Presidential Election debate, as it happened

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 18th 2011, 9:44 AM 892 Views 14 Comments

Your daily guide to where each candidate will spend their day – with just nine days remaining until the all-important polling day.

#Áras11: The Tuesday question for Presidential candidates
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#Áras11: The Tuesday question for Presidential candidates

Oct 18th 2011, 7:45 AM 918 Views 19 Comments

Each day this week, TheJournal.ie will be hosting Tell Us Why’s question campaign for clarity on the seven candidates’ priorities. Today: what cause they would pursue as President.

# gay-mitchell - Monday 17 October, 2011

Davis promises to appoint intellectually disabled person to Council of State
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Davis promises to appoint intellectually disabled person to Council of State

Oct 17th 2011, 2:34 PM 1,696 Views 53 Comments

Mary Davis tells an Inclusion Ireland debate that she would appoint a person with intellectual disabilities to the Council of State.

Caption comp: There are HOW many days to the election?
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From The Daily Edge
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Caption comp: There are HOW many days to the election?

Oct 17th 2011, 2:05 PM 1,698 Views 59 Comments

This trio of snaps from this morning’s Inclusion Ireland Presidential debate await your clever captions…

Mitchell: 'I haven't been confrontational with anybody'
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Mitchell: 'I haven't been confrontational with anybody'

Oct 17th 2011, 8:19 AM 712 Views 23 Comments

The Fine Gael presidential candidate has denied he has been confrontational with Sinn Féin’s Martin McGuinness during the campaign.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 17th 2011, 7:00 AM 666 Views 12 Comments

Want to meet the presidential candidates? Keep tabs on where they are campaigning with TheJournal.ie’s daily updates.

# gay-mitchell - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Mental health groups challenge candidates to come up with plans
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Mental health groups challenge candidates to come up with plans

Oct 16th 2011, 12:22 PM 628 Views 5 Comments

The seven presidential candidates have mentioned mental health issues and suicide prevention during their campaigns. Three Irish mental health groups have asked for their plans.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 16th 2011, 8:01 AM 482 Views 5 Comments

Want to meet the presidential candidates? Keep tabs on where they are campaigning with TheJournal.ie’s daily updates.

# gay-mitchell - Saturday 15 October, 2011

Gallagher storms into major lead in latest opinion poll
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Gallagher storms into major lead in latest opinion poll

Oct 15th 2011, 5:04 PM 4,281 Views 111 Comments

Sean Gallagher now holds a 12 point lead over Michael D Higgins, according to Red C’s opinion poll for the Sunday Business Post.

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 15th 2011, 8:00 AM 592 Views 11 Comments

Want to meet the presidential candidates? Keep tabs on where they are campaigning with TheJournal.ie’s daily updates.

# gay-mitchell - Friday 14 October, 2011

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 14th 2011, 7:00 AM 888 Views 9 Comments

Want to meet the presidential candidates? Keep tabs on where they are campaigning with TheJournal.ie’s daily updates.

# gay-mitchell - Thursday 13 October, 2011

#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today
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#Áras11 diary: Where the candidates will be today

Oct 13th 2011, 10:55 AM 1,518 Views 27 Comments

Want to meet the presidential candidates? Keep tabs on where they’re campaigning with TheJournal.ie’s daily updates.

# gay-mitchell - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Liveblog: The Prime Time presidential debate, as it happened
Live Oct 12th 2011, 9:07 PM

Liveblog: The Prime Time presidential debate, as it happened

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Oct 12th 2011, 7:51 PM 1,468 Views 3 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: The latest in the Áras race; sparks fly between RTÉ and TV3; and can we tell what babies are thinking?

Mitchell insists he can win presidential race
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Mitchell insists he can win presidential race

Oct 12th 2011, 10:57 AM 870 Views 32 Comments

Gay Mitchell has dismissed suggestions that he is falling in public favour – saying that the race was not “some celebrity contest of X Factor thing”.