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As it happened: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris give victory speeches after winning the US election
Live Nov 8th 2020, 12:15 AM

As it happened: Joe Biden and Kamala Harris give victory speeches after winning the US election

Bernie Sanders formally endorses Joe Biden for president
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# Presidential

Bernie Sanders formally endorses Joe Biden for president

Apr 13th 2020, 7:28 PM 25,531 Views 84 Comments

“We’ve got to make Trump a one-term president,” Sanders said.

Donald Trump trailing five Democrats in latest opinion poll
# Presidential Campaign
# Presidential Campaign

Donald Trump trailing five Democrats in latest opinion poll

Jun 17th 2019, 8:19 AM 28,382 Views 65 Comments

The Fox News poll showed Biden leading Trump by 49% to 39% among all registered voters nationwide.

Presidential hopeful Peter Casey is travelling by helicopter to council meetings
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# Presidential

Presidential hopeful Peter Casey is travelling by helicopter to council meetings

Sep 10th 2018, 5:13 PM 27,559 Views 77 Comments

Candidates need the backing of four local authorities to get on the presidential ballot paper.

'I don't see it going anywhere': Fianna Fáil TD dismisses prospect of Éamon Ó Cúiv running for president
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# Presidential

'I don't see it going anywhere': Fianna Fáil TD dismisses prospect of Éamon Ó Cúiv running for president

Jul 31st 2018, 10:13 AM 13,701 Views 34 Comments

A letter sent to councillors across the country calling for support for Ó Cúiv to be the next president of Ireland.

Gavin Duffy seeking nomination for presidential election
# Running
# Running

Gavin Duffy seeking nomination for presidential election

Jul 29th 2018, 9:14 AM 30,547 Views 105 Comments

Duffy, best known for being a Dragon’s Den panelist, confirmed the news on Twitter this morning.

People are really impressed with the classy handwritten letter Obama left for Trump in the Oval Office
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From The Daily Edge
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People are really impressed with the classy handwritten letter Obama left for Trump in the Oval Office

Sep 3rd 2017, 4:31 PM 8,994 Views 1 Comment

It’s just been released to CNN.

50,000 French people want Barack Obama to run in their presidential race
# Obama17
# Obama17

50,000 French people want Barack Obama to run in their presidential race

Mar 11th 2017, 8:30 AM 10,213 Views 17 Comments

Posters have appeared across Paris with his iconic slogan translated into French.

Obama presenting Joe Biden with his medal has become the loveliest meme
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From The Daily Edge
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Obama presenting Joe Biden with his medal has become the loveliest meme

Jan 14th 2017, 4:30 PM 12,312 Views 0 Comments

We’ll miss them.

Trump wins big in South Carolina Republican primary as Jeb Bush drops out of race
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# Presidential

Trump wins big in South Carolina Republican primary as Jeb Bush drops out of race

Feb 21st 2016, 8:01 AM 32,303 Views 135 Comments

Hillary Clinton also pulled out a crucial win over Bernie Sanders in Nevada.

White House hopeful Ben Carson compares Syrian refugees to rabid dogs
# Alabama
# Alabama

White House hopeful Ben Carson compares Syrian refugees to rabid dogs

Nov 20th 2015, 7:38 AM 11,398 Views 59 Comments

He called for “screening mechanisms that allow us to determine who the mad dogs are”.

Would you take offence at being called a West Brit? The term has a muddled history
# Controversial
# Controversial

Would you take offence at being called a West Brit? The term has a muddled history

Sep 26th 2015, 9:30 PM 36,069 Views 118 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Micheal Mac Donncha caused controversy when he made the remarks earlier this week.

Kanye West announces plan to run for presidency
# Ok Then
# Ok Then

Kanye West announces plan to run for presidency

Aug 31st 2015, 7:40 AM 22,975 Views 82 Comments

Kanye West announces plan to run for presidency.

Mugabe faces growing fallout after disputed election win
# Zimbabwe
# Zimbabwe

Mugabe faces growing fallout after disputed election win

Aug 4th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,445 Views 15 Comments

Robert Mugabe’s rival, Morgan Tsvangirai, denounced the win as “stolen”.

Loser in Kenyan presidential election says he will contest result in court
# Kenya
# Kenya

Loser in Kenyan presidential election says he will contest result in court

Mar 10th 2013, 9:50 AM 3,293 Views 8 Comments

Uhuru Kenyatta, one of Africa’s richest men, was declared the winner with 50.07 per cent of the vote.

Cyprus holds presidential election following heated campaign
# Cyprus
# Cyprus

Cyprus holds presidential election following heated campaign

Feb 17th 2013, 2:12 PM 4,090 Views 0 Comments

The campaign was focused on rescuing the recession-hit EU member state from bankruptcy.

Poll: Should the Presidential term of office be shortened to five years?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Presidential term of office be shortened to five years?

Jan 26th 2013, 10:47 AM 8,886 Views 101 Comments

The matter is being considered by the Constitutional Convention today but what do you think?

RTÉ publishes working document of Frontline Presidential Debate review
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ publishes working document of Frontline Presidential Debate review

Dec 4th 2012, 6:22 PM 3,696 Views 27 Comments

The review team found that the chosen format for audience selection was not appropriate, but did not find bias or partiality on part of the Frontline team.

Poll: Should Irish people living abroad be allowed to vote in Irish elections?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Irish people living abroad be allowed to vote in Irish elections?

Nov 26th 2012, 9:34 AM 11,005 Views 140 Comments

The dramatic surge in emigration from Ireland in recent years means that voting rights for Irish people living abroad has become a major issue. What do you think – should emigrants be allowed vote?

RTÉ accepts findings of review of the Frontline Presidential debate
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ accepts findings of review of the Frontline Presidential debate

Nov 18th 2012, 2:26 PM 6,907 Views 40 Comments

RTÉ said it “regrets the mistakes made in the preparation and in the broadcast of the programme” and that the production “was less rigorous than it should have been”.

PICS: Queues as people line up to cast their votes in US election
# US 2012
# US 2012

PICS: Queues as people line up to cast their votes in US election

Nov 6th 2012, 1:57 PM 3,737 Views 5 Comments

Some voters complained of queues and delays after polls opened at 6AM, while others expressed relief at being able to vote in storm-ravaged areas.

Poll finds Irish American voters leaning towards Obama - but only just
# Usa 2012
# Usa 2012

Poll finds Irish American voters leaning towards Obama - but only just

Nov 3rd 2012, 3:05 PM 5,729 Views 30 Comments

The IrishCentral poll found 51 per cent of Irish American voters plan to vote for Barack Obama with 48 per cent leaning towards Mitt Romney.

US 2012: Biden and Ryan go head to head during 'combative' debate
# US 2012
# US 2012

US 2012: Biden and Ryan go head to head during 'combative' debate

Oct 12th 2012, 7:22 AM 3,260 Views 6 Comments

Democrat Joe Biden and Republican Paul Ryan went head-to-head last night – but who came out best?