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Commission criticises short window for publishing referendum guides
# October 27
# October 27

Commission criticises short window for publishing referendum guides

Apr 23rd 2012, 6:04 PM 2,048 Views 27 Comments

The Referendum Commission had 23 days to write, design and print its guide for the Oireachtas Inquiries referendum – and will only have 27 for the Fiscal Compact…

43 per cent of voters didn't understand Oireachtas Inquiries referendum by polling day
# Referendums
# Referendums

43 per cent of voters didn't understand Oireachtas Inquiries referendum by polling day

Apr 23rd 2012, 5:55 PM 1,732 Views 15 Comments

Only 57 per cent of voters claimed to understand the proposal, compared to 71 per cent who understood plans on judges’ pay.

Kenny, Gilmore speak out for Yes vote in two referenda
# October 27
# October 27

Kenny, Gilmore speak out for Yes vote in two referenda

Oct 23rd 2011, 3:09 PM 975 Views 31 Comments

The government leaders come out in force as the Irish Council for Civil Liberties hails declining support for Oireachtas inquiries.

Registration for election and referendum voting closes today
# The Final Countdown
# The Final Countdown

Registration for election and referendum voting closes today

Oct 10th 2011, 11:36 AM 526 Views 1 Comment

If you haven’t gotten your vote sorted out yet, you’ve only got a few hours left to fix it. Here’s what you need to do.

You've got until Monday to get your voting forms submitted
# October 27
# October 27

You've got until Monday to get your voting forms submitted

Oct 7th 2011, 3:29 PM 671 Views 4 Comments

Monday October 10 is your last day to register for voting in the election (or elections) and referenda. Here’s how to do it.

McGuinness blames ‘West Brit’ influence for references to IRA past
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

McGuinness blames ‘West Brit’ influence for references to IRA past

Sep 20th 2011, 12:43 PM 11,338 Views 186 Comments

Martin McGuinness says there are “West Brit” elements in Dublin, some in the media, who obsess with his past in the IRA.

Norris and Davis to address independent TDs and Senators
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Norris and Davis to address independent TDs and Senators

Sep 15th 2011, 10:06 AM 1,268 Views 65 Comments

The meeting of the technical group is the clearest hint yet that David Norris hasn’t ruled out re-entering the presidential race.

Davis will not follow Gallagher's lead of asking councils to drop support
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Davis will not follow Gallagher's lead of asking councils to drop support

Sep 13th 2011, 3:22 PM 1,754 Views 22 Comments

Seán Gallagher has asked three councils to withdraw their support, so that they can nominate others – but Mary Davis won’t.

Government publishes wording of Abbeylara referendum
# Referendum
# Referendum

Government publishes wording of Abbeylara referendum

Sep 12th 2011, 4:14 PM 1,341 Views 6 Comments

The government has only published a draft version today – but the Bill needs passing in ten days if the ballot is to be held in time.

Government confirms October 27 as polling date for by-election
# By-election
# By-election

Government confirms October 27 as polling date for by-election

Sep 7th 2011, 3:48 PM 469 Views 12 Comments

The election to fill Brian Lenihan’s seat in Dublin West will be held alongside the Presidential Election and two referenda.

Retired judge to oversee referendum on judges' pay
# Judicial Pay
# Judicial Pay

Retired judge to oversee referendum on judges' pay

Sep 6th 2011, 2:25 PM 428 Views 11 Comments

Bryan MacMahon, formerly of the High Court, will chair the Referendum Commission overseeing next month’s referendum.