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Labour static at 8% in latest political poll, is the party doomed to failure in upcoming elections?

Latest poll findings from, show Fine Gael overtaking Fianna Fail, Labours continued poor showing and a record 37% of people undecided on who they will for. DANIEL MCCONNELL,SUNDAY INDEPENDENT … Continue reading

August 17, 2013 · 4 Comments

Some thoughts on “Local Electoral Area Boundary Committee Report 2013”

Originally posted on Irish Elections: Geography, Facts and Analyses:
Adrian Kavanagh, 30th May 2013 Thursday 30th May 2013 saw the publication of the Local Electoral Area Boundary Committee Report 2013, which outlines…

August 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Predicting 2014 Local Election seat numbers on the basis of national opinion polls employing a constituency-level analysis

Originally posted on Irish Elections: Geography, Facts and Analyses:
Adrian Kavanagh, 23 July 2013  This post will attempt to ascertain what different political parties/groupings’ seat levels might be following next…

August 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Last Orders for the Dail Bar?

 As the Houses of the Oireachtas go on their extended summer holidays with the country in desperate need of direction and guidence, it appears there are little changes in the … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

Archive: Audio discussion and differences between Irish and American Politics

John O’Donovan of, John McGuirk, Public Relations Analyst and Johnny Fallon, Political Correspondent discuss the differences between Irish and American Political systems and practices. Link:

July 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

Anglo Tapes: Would Anglo have been bailed out if the full facts were known?

Taxpayer lured into bailing out Anglo Irish Bank under false pretences. Astonishing and eye opening revelations in this mornings Irish Independent publication of transcripts of internal phone conversations in Anglo … Continue reading

June 24, 2013 · 1 Comment

Significant amount of rebels push for Abortion Referendum.

Rebels push for Abortion Referendum – 24 Senators and 39 TD’s, support referendum on abortion according to coalition of representatives figures.  However, Government Ministers and cross party sources say there … Continue reading

June 23, 2013 · 1 Comment

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