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#on the trail

# on-the-trail - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn is doubling down on his 2017 election promises, but will the gamble pay off?
# On The Trail
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# On The Trail

Jeremy Corbyn is doubling down on his 2017 election promises, but will the gamble pay off?

Nov 24th 2019, 10:01 PM 14,400 Views 47 Comments

The Labour leader is probably facing a make-or-break election.

# on-the-trail - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Early morning DART passengers none too plussed about blasphemy change
# The Other Campaign
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# The Other Campaign

Early morning DART passengers none too plussed about blasphemy change

Oct 18th 2018, 12:42 PM 29,502 Views 62 Comments

Minister Charlie Flanagan and his Fine Gael colleagues were up early in the morning to stake out Tara St.

# on-the-trail - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

The race for the Áras kicks off with a three-hour meeting in Waterford
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# On The Trail

The race for the Áras kicks off with a three-hour meeting in Waterford

Updated Aug 1st 2018, 7:30 AM 11,268 Views 13 Comments

How do you campaign for a campaign that hasn’t started?

# on-the-trail - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Renua's guide to canvassing: 'Don’t forget to be a regular person, who acts like a human'
# On The Doorstep
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# On The Doorstep

Renua's guide to canvassing: 'Don’t forget to be a regular person, who acts like a human'

Apr 29th 2015, 9:15 PM 15,602 Views 53 Comments

The party has produced a video guide to canvassing and it’s, er, interesting.

# on-the-trail - Monday 13 April, 2015

Will Hillary Clinton's campaign offer anything different to the usual guff?
# Same Old Story
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# Same Old Story

Will Hillary Clinton's campaign offer anything different to the usual guff?

Apr 13th 2015, 8:50 PM 7,466 Views 38 Comments

Her opening video was pretty predictable, for the most part.

# on-the-trail - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Maybe Labour should canvass with donkeys ... it worked in the 1940s
# Political Nostalgia
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# Political Nostalgia

Maybe Labour should canvass with donkeys ... it worked in the 1940s

Dec 14th 2014, 6:30 PM 6,855 Views 31 Comments

It couldn’t hurt the party’s popularity rating.

# on-the-trail - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Fine Gael bottled water, giant floating heads and other strange sights from Election 2014
# On The Trail
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# On The Trail

Fine Gael bottled water, giant floating heads and other strange sights from Election 2014

May 21st 2014, 7:47 PM 23,518 Views 58 Comments

When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro…

For Sinn Féin, support isn't a problem, but turnout might be
# Tales From The Canvass
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# Tales From The Canvass

For Sinn Féin, support isn't a problem, but turnout might be

May 21st 2014, 7:30 PM 8,683 Views 108 Comments

They’re popular on the doors, but can Sinn Féin translate that into votes?

# on-the-trail - Sunday 18 May, 2014

From bikinis to Nazi relatives, the weird ways our continental cousins are campaigning...
# Eurotrash
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# Eurotrash

From bikinis to Nazi relatives, the weird ways our continental cousins are campaigning...

May 18th 2014, 8:45 AM 11,757 Views 7 Comments

They’re a crazy bunch on that mainland.

# on-the-trail - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

'Ah yeah, I probably will': Fianna Fáil looks for votes at Dublin's most competitive Luas stop
# Tales From The Canvass
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# Tales From The Canvass

'Ah yeah, I probably will': Fianna Fáil looks for votes at Dublin's most competitive Luas stop

May 14th 2014, 8:30 PM 19,600 Views 91 Comments

We spent the morning with the party’s Dublin candidate Mary Fitzpatrick as she sought votes in the heart of the city.

# on-the-trail - Sunday 11 May, 2014

On The Trail: 7 odd, weird and wonderful things from Election 2014
# Gubu
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# Gubu

On The Trail: 7 odd, weird and wonderful things from Election 2014

May 11th 2014, 4:30 PM 15,428 Views 11 Comments

The election trail can be an odd place, here are a few things we’ve come across in recent days…

# on-the-trail - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Running 3 FG candidates may have been a mistake, but the campaign's on now --- Seán Kelly
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# On The Trail

Running 3 FG candidates may have been a mistake, but the campaign's on now --- Seán Kelly

May 8th 2014, 8:00 AM 6,382 Views 17 Comments

“The decision was made a number of months ago. Whether I agreed or disagreed with it, it’s over and done with…”

# on-the-trail - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Photos: Bride? Check. Cute kid? Check. Anger? Check. It's Enda Kenny on the campaign trail
# Election Cliches
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# Election Cliches

Photos: Bride? Check. Cute kid? Check. Anger? Check. It's Enda Kenny on the campaign trail

May 1st 2014, 9:07 PM 26,648 Views 62 Comments

Plus a political selfie, of course.

FG MEP: Noonan tax remark is not an election tactic ... His FF rival: Hmmmm
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# On The Trail

FG MEP: Noonan tax remark is not an election tactic ... His FF rival: Hmmmm

May 1st 2014, 6:54 PM 8,647 Views 36 Comments

The Finance Minister made one of his clearest statements yet today on possible tax cuts for hard-pressed middle-income workers.