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# Re-election

This year
People Before Profit TD Bríd Smith announces she will not be seeking re-election
The Dublin South Central TD was first elected to Dáil Eireann in 2016.
Fine Gael TD John Paul Phelan to stand down at next general election
The Carlow/Kilkenny TD suffered a serious heart attack three years ago.
All time
Barely a year in, Trump has set the ball rolling on his re-election bid - and this guy will run it
42-year-old digital marketeer Brad Parscale has been named as the man to lay the tracks for the re-election campaign.
Poll: Would you re-elect Michael D Higgins?
The President has indicated he may yet run for a second term. But would you vote for him?
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford diagnosed with rare and aggressive cancer
Ford had been admitted to hospital last week.
Sepp Blatter to ignore critics and seek fifth term as FIFA president
In other news, the sky remains blue.
Mugabe faces growing fallout after disputed election win
Robert Mugabe’s rival, Morgan Tsvangirai, denounced the win as “stolen”.
Germany's Merkel starts re-election campaign for 2013
Party members re-elected Merkel as the CDU leader with a landslide majority of 98 per cent of the vote.
6 super-rich people who say 'tax me more'
Higher taxes for higher earners – what a silly thought, right? But some of the world’s richest are in agreement.
'Oui, je suis candidat à l'élection présidentielle': Sarkozy confirms re-election bid
The French president has used Twitter and a TV interview to confirm he is running for a second term as president.
Cristina Fernandez wins landslide re-election in Argentina
The wife of former president Nestor Kirchner won with 57 per cent of the votes cast, her nearest challenger got under 17 per cent.