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#the other referendum

# the-other-referendum - All time

Never mind the Brexit - the Dutch go to the polls today in another EU referendum
# Headache For Brussels
# Headache For Brussels

Never mind the Brexit - the Dutch go to the polls today in another EU referendum

Apr 6th 2016, 6:01 AM 24,399 Views 24 Comments

The Dutch are going to the polls today, with eurosceptic campaigners hoping to send Brussels a message.

That 'other referendum' could bridge a gap between the Irish and English versions of our Constitution
# Opinion
# Opinion

That 'other referendum' could bridge a gap between the Irish and English versions of our Constitution

May 19th 2015, 8:03 AM 263 Views 33 Comments

Given the significant gap that currently exists in the translation of Bunreacht na hÉireann, there is a good reason to pass this second referendum.

We're being short-changed by the 'other referendum'
# Opinion
# Opinion

We're being short-changed by the 'other referendum'

May 18th 2015, 1:00 PM 77 Views 63 Comments

The presidential age referendum is a watered-down version of attempts at real political reform.

Lots of TDs and Senators are voting No in that 'other' referendum next week
# Presidential Age
# Presidential Age

Lots of TDs and Senators are voting No in that 'other' referendum next week

May 17th 2015, 9:30 AM 11,991 Views 66 Comments

TheJournal.ie has surveyed all Oireachtas members on how they’re voting in both referendums next Friday.

WATCH: Does anyone know what that 'other' referendum is about? We asked...
# There's Another One?
# There's Another One?

WATCH: Does anyone know what that 'other' referendum is about? We asked...

Apr 18th 2015, 2:52 PM 17,875 Views 46 Comments

We took to the streets of the capital to see if anyone knows about that other vote happening on 22 May.

Fine Gael: 'Yes' ... Labour: 'We're not taking a position'
# The Other Referendum
# The Other Referendum

Fine Gael: 'Yes' ... Labour: 'We're not taking a position'

Apr 16th 2015, 2:34 PM 10,406 Views 50 Comments

A referendum to reduce the minimum age of a presidential candidate from 35 to 21 is also being held next month.