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#No vote

# no-vote - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Argentine senators vote no to legalisation of abortion

The staunchly catholic country had been voting on whether or not to become just the third Latin American country to entirely decriminalise abortion.

# no-vote - Monday 28 May, 2018

'Ireland shedding its old skin', but will that include Fianna Fáil?

While the celebrations were all about women, when the dust settles, there will be a political aftermath to deal with.

# no-vote - Sunday 27 May, 2018

There was talk that Dublin Castle would be muted. That is not what happened

There was talk that there would be a much more muted, sombre celebration at this referendum result. But how wrong people were.

# no-vote - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Leo Varadkar: 'I find it difficult to contemplate there being a No vote'

The Taoiseach said opinion polls have been wrong in the past.

# no-vote - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

Micheál Martin says making up his mind on abortion has been a 'long and challenging process'

The Fianna Fáil leader said each person ‘has a personal responsibility as a citizen’ to decide where they stand on the issue.

# no-vote - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Coveney: 'I approach the abortion issue from a pro-life perspective, but we need to end the status quo'

For the first time, the Tánaiste speaks of his family’s own personal tragedy in pregnancy.

# no-vote - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Why did Roscommon-South Leitrim vote No?

It was the only constituency to do so.

From The Daily Edge People are defending Roscommon/South Leitrim after yesterday's No result C'mon The Rossies

People are defending Roscommon/South Leitrim after yesterday's No result

Leave Roscommon/South Leitrim alone!

Ireland may have said Yes to gay marriage, but Australia won't be following suit

Gay marriage was explicitly outlawed in Australia in 2004.

# no-vote - Monday 18 May, 2015

This election candidate got ZERO votes

He says he definitely voted for himself.

# no-vote - Friday 19 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge 'Shitebags' is now trending on Twitter in Glasgow INDY REF

'Shitebags' is now trending on Twitter in Glasgow

The anger is palpable.

# no-vote - Thursday 24 July, 2014

No plans to revisit abortion laws, in spite of severe criticism from UN

The UN Human Rights Committee is urging the Government to revise its “highly restrictive” abortion laws.

# no-vote - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Direct Democracy Ireland appeal for a no vote in Court of Appeal referendum

The political party say establishing a Court of Appeal will have ‘unintended’ consequences to the justice system.

# no-vote - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Civil servants' trade union urges members to 'vote no' to Croke Park II

The Association of Higher Civil and Public Servants have said the proposals were “unfair” and “disproportionate” on its 2,700 members.

# no-vote - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Secondary teachers' union to recommend No vote on pay proposals

The ASTI says public sector workers have already contributed enough, and savings should be made through the tax system.

# no-vote - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Croke Park 2: Four unions to launch joint No campaign

The INMO, IMO, CPSU and Unite are to launch their joint campaign against the Croke Park proposals tomorrow.

# no-vote - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Paschal Donohoe's office graffitied after no vote

The Fine Gael TD said he found it ironic that “the people who are making accusations of cowardice, carried out this act under the cover of night”.

# no-vote - Saturday 2 June, 2012

In pictures: Twitter's reaction to #EURef Referendum This post contains images

In pictures: Twitter's reaction to #EURef

How the Twittersphere reacted to Ireland’s decision to vote Yes in the Fiscal Compact referendum…

# no-vote - Friday 1 June, 2012

'Govt has been sent clear message they have to get their act together' - Brian Hayes

Junior minister says government has to reach out to people who are frustrated with their prospects and living standards.

# no-vote - Monday 28 May, 2012

A 'Yes' vote likely says poll of small firm owners

Small Firms Association survey states that 83 per cent believe a yes vote likely but members would welcome a growth package.

# no-vote - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Support for Yes side falls in one of three new referendum polls

Three new polls on the Fiscal Compact treaty referendum are to be published in tomorrow’s papers with results released this evening.

Referendum: First of three polls shows Yes campaign continue to lead

The number of undecideds has fallen but they will be crucial to deciding the outcome of the Fiscal Compact referendum next week, according to the latest poll.

# no-vote - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Updated: Bruton suggests Ireland could vote again... then 'retracts' statement

The Jobs Minister said that Ireland could be asking for a second referendum if it voted no, but he later retracted that statement during a debate in Dublin this evening.