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# Women in Politics

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# Oireachtas
First women-only Oireachtas meeting sparks controversy
Labour’s Joanna Tuffy has objected to the ‘pigeonholing’ of women in the meeting to be held tonight.
# Women in Politics
TD says lack of childcare and cash stops women entering politics
The Labour TD for Wicklow / East Carlow says women face five particular challenges they need met, before they can consider running for election, and we can achieve balance.
# GE11
Women account for 15.2 per cent of all GE11 candidates: report
RTÉ reports that while number of women running for election this year is marginally up on last time, four constituencies have no female candidates.
# Women in Politics
In numbers: women in politics
How does Ireland compare with other EU countries for women in parliament?