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# limerick-city - Saturday 26 February, 2011

The Half Past Fix: 11.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 11.30pm

Feb 26th 2011, 11:31 PM 1,124 Views 0 Comments

Every hour – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

The Half Past Fix: 10.30pm
# GE11
# GE11

The Half Past Fix: 10.30pm

Feb 26th 2011, 10:32 PM 1,235 Views 0 Comments

Every hour – on the half hour – TheJournal.ie brings you your fix of election tallies, predictions and results. Here’s how the winners and losers of GE11 are playing out so far.

# limerick-city - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

Why would a twentysomething run for the Dail?
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# GE11

Why would a twentysomething run for the Dail?

Feb 23rd 2011, 6:22 PM 3,687 Views 5 Comments

Young candidates in Election 2011 tell TheJournal.ie why they want to be part of the 31st Dáil.

Defence forces called out to dispose of Limerick city explosive device
# IED
# IED

Defence forces called out to dispose of Limerick city explosive device

Feb 23rd 2011, 11:23 AM 777 Views 0 Comments

The defence forces were called to a private property in the city in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

# limerick-city - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

Fine Gael promises jobs creation law within 100 days of power
# GE11
# GE11

Fine Gael promises jobs creation law within 100 days of power

Feb 22nd 2011, 6:44 PM 970 Views 0 Comments

Enda Kenny says his party is the only one nurturing Ireland’s youth, and will produce a bill to create jobs for them.

# limerick-city - Friday 18 February, 2011

On the hustings: The week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail
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# In Pics

On the hustings: The week in pictures on the Election 2011 campaign trail

Feb 18th 2011, 6:52 PM 2,193 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie brings you Election 2011′s candidates in their more – or less – photogenic moments of the week.

# limerick-city - Thursday 17 February, 2011

Which would you do: shrink the Dáil, or scrap the Seanad?
# GE11
# GE11

Which would you do: shrink the Dáil, or scrap the Seanad?

Feb 17th 2011, 10:19 PM 2,458 Views 0 Comments

All parties seem to be agreed that there’s too many politicians. Where would you cut them from – Dáil or Seanad?

FG-Labour war: Gilmore says families 'screwed' by austerity plans
# GE11
# GE11

FG-Labour war: Gilmore says families 'screwed' by austerity plans

Feb 17th 2011, 3:40 PM 716 Views 0 Comments

The one-time prospective coalition partners continue their electoral war of words over their rival economic plans.

# limerick-city - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Wednesday
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# GE11

Daily Fix: Wednesday

Feb 16th 2011, 8:06 PM 1,014 Views 0 Comments

Nine days to go – our daily round-up of the winners and losers of the day. Who’s been getting the boot in (literally)?

# limerick-city - Saturday 12 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Saturday
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# GE11

Daily Fix: Saturday

Feb 12th 2011, 8:00 PM 1,192 Views 0 Comments

Today we’ve heard promises on crime fighting, cutting 145 state bodies and companies, and further arguments between Fine Gael and Labour over their economic policies.

# limerick-city - Friday 11 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Friday

Feb 11th 2011, 8:03 PM 1,507 Views 0 Comments

Michaéal Martin says no to Golden Handshakes; Leo Vardakar ruffles some feathers; and John Gormley just wants the simple things in life – like rewriting the Constitution.

EU wants banks recapitalised "as soon as possible"
# Bank Recapitalisation
# Bank Recapitalisation

EU wants banks recapitalised "as soon as possible"

Feb 11th 2011, 2:54 PM 1,062 Views 0 Comments

Olli Rehn’s spokesman said the European Union thought Brian Lenihan’s delay was “temporary” – but still wants it done.

# limerick-city - Thursday 10 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

Daily Fix: Thursday

Feb 10th 2011, 8:08 PM 1,432 Views 1 Comment

The highs and lows of today’s campaign trail…

Noonan casts doubt over Lenihan's recapitalisation story
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# GE11

Noonan casts doubt over Lenihan's recapitalisation story

Feb 10th 2011, 3:56 PM 1,073 Views 0 Comments

The Fine Gael spokesman says he believes Brian Lenihan didn’t receive the approval of the EU or IMF before his announcement.

Who's outstroked whom?
# Face Off
# Face Off

Who's outstroked whom?

Feb 10th 2011, 9:33 AM 939 Views 7 Comments

Was postponing any further bank recapitalisations a prudent political move brought about by Fine Gael pressure, or an epic Fianna Fáil masterstroke?

FF and FG to launch duelling fiscal policies
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# GE11

FF and FG to launch duelling fiscal policies

Feb 10th 2011, 8:17 AM 419 Views 0 Comments

The Dáil’s two largest parties will both launch their fiscal plans at 11am, with 15 days to go until voting day.

# limerick-city - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

Who would make a better Finance Minister?
# Face Off
# Face Off

Who would make a better Finance Minister?

Feb 8th 2011, 9:36 AM 1,191 Views 1 Comment

Have your say in our daily Face Off.

# limerick-city - Friday 4 February, 2011

Daily Fix: Friday
# GE11
# GE11

Daily Fix: Friday

Feb 4th 2011, 8:00 PM 1,268 Views 0 Comments

Politicians blow hot and cold with Vincent Browne; James Reilly is on his tod with the girls; and the sun shines on a Fine Gael/Labour coalition.

# limerick-city - Thursday 3 February, 2011

Parties clash over pre-election economic plans
# Irish Economy
# Irish Economy

Parties clash over pre-election economic plans

Feb 3rd 2011, 3:46 PM 690 Views 0 Comments

Is FG changing its policies every day? Does Labour want to hand power to the EU? Is FF’s plan vague with “woolly targets”?

Jobs and economy to top today's election agenda
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# Economy

Jobs and economy to top today's election agenda

Feb 3rd 2011, 8:06 AM 388 Views 0 Comments

Fianna Fáil, Labour and Sinn Féin will talk economic policy today, after Fine Gael yesterday unveiled its five-point plan.

# limerick-city - Tuesday 1 February, 2011

Willie O'Dea insists he's paid price of incorrect affidavit
# Willie O'Dea
# Willie O'Dea

Willie O'Dea insists he's paid price of incorrect affidavit

Feb 1st 2011, 10:12 AM 936 Views 0 Comments

Limerick TD and former minister says his name was cleared by a detailed investigation and he now hopes he can help Fianna Fáil in the election run.