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Poll: Do ads on social media impact how you vote?
The social election: A €100k Facebook splurge by FF & FG ... and Michael Healy-Rae wins Instagram
Leader ratings: How did you rate the party leaders in tonight's Prime Time debate?
'It'd be like asking John Delaney to take over the FAI again': The key points from the RTÉ debate
Q+A: As the leaders of the 'big three' clash, here's what SF, FG and FF are promising in their manifestos
'You have to learn on your feet very quickly': First time TDs on adjusting to life in Leinster House
Michael Healy Rae and Sinn Féin in the lead in Kerry, as Greens in the mix for 5th seat
Opinion: We don’t want the crumbs from the table – childcare is in crisis and we need support
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'Listen to us. Treat us as people': Messages for the next government from Dublin's homeless community
Tipperary general election independent candidate to be laid to rest on Thursday
What's your big election question for Leo Varadkar? It's YOUR chance to ask
Explainer: Why was the election postponed in Tipperary and what happens now?
Coveney says the word change has been 'ambushed' and accuses Sinn Féin of 'con job'
Tipperary may not go to the polls until 28 or 29 February 'at the earliest'
Gangland crime and coalition red lines: Dublin Bay North candidates debate in Coolock
Q+A: Here's where Ireland's political parties stand on housing and homelessness ahead of the election
Sinn Féin out in front as it tops latest election opinion poll
Bruton: Voters see Fine Gael as ‘the porridge on the cereal shelf’
Independent Tipperary candidates 'seeking legal advice' on postponing vote after other candidate's death
The Candidate Podcast: Richard Boyd Barrett, Peadar Tóibín and Catherine Murphy answer your election questions
Tipperary to postpone election vote following death of independent candidate
Mary Lou McDonald to appear in RTÉ party leaders' debate
Micheál Martin again rules out Sinn Féin coalition, saying party would 'destroy enterprise'
The Secret Canvasser: 'Some of them are your die-hards. Like Renée Zellweger, you had them at hello.'
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Q&A: Here's where Ireland's political parties stand on agriculture ahead of GE2020
What's your big election question for Catherine Murphy? It's YOUR chance to ask
Poll: Have you decided who you're voting for yet?
Googling the general election: Sinn Féin is the most searched for political party
Varadkar admits election looks ‘very tight’ after poll shows rise in support for Sinn Féin
From Tallaght to Rathfarnham, the fight is on in one of Dublin's most unpredictable battlegrounds
Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil tied for top spot, new opinion poll suggests
Q+A: Here's where Ireland's political parties stand on insurance ahead of GE2020
Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil tweet out videos accusing each other of considering Sinn Féin coalition
Paschal Donohoe accused of 'scaremongering' for saying Sinn Féin policies would 'scorch the economy'
'I hope the candidates are listening': Anger in Firhouse as parents plead for more autism supports
Sinn Féin moves into second place ahead of Fine Gael, new opinion poll says
Micheál Martin says his staff committed him to backing rent freeze by mistake
No commuters need apply: Early rises and packed trains in the Kildare town 'bursting at the seams'
FactCheck: The claims from the final party leaders' debate of this year's election campaign
Social Democrats propose affordable homes at €200k and the end to commuter hell in election manifesto