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#Voting

# voting - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

Residents on Ireland's islands will now vote on the same day as the rest of the country
# Voting Rights
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# Voting Rights

Residents on Ireland's islands will now vote on the same day as the rest of the country

Apr 16th 2019, 7:51 PM 10,633 Views 10 Comments

The changes won’t be in place before the May election date

Here are the candidates running in the European Parliament elections
# The Candidates
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# The Candidates

Here are the candidates running in the European Parliament elections

Apr 16th 2019, 6:10 AM 79,352 Views 43 Comments

There are 59 candidates running across the three constituencies.

# voting - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Nearly a billion people expected to vote as Indian election gets underway
# Voting
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# Voting

Nearly a billion people expected to vote as Indian election gets underway

Apr 11th 2019, 7:23 AM 5,267 Views 8 Comments

Opinion polls put 68-year-old incumbent Prime Minister Narendra Modi as favourite.

# voting - Friday 28 December, 2018

E-voting machines won't be returning for future elections
# Polls
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# Polls

E-voting machines won't be returning for future elections

Dec 28th 2018, 7:15 AM 9,964 Views 22 Comments

The minister said Irish citizens have no urge to depart from the pencil and the ballot paper.

# voting - Friday 14 December, 2018

On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote
# Centenary
From TheJournal.ie
# Centenary

On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote

Dec 14th 2018, 8:00 PM 9,194 Views 59 Comments

We take a look at the important moments leading up to the momentous event.

# voting - Friday 26 October, 2018

Turnout reported to be low as voting enters final hours
# Vote Late Vote Often
From TheJournal.ie
# Vote Late Vote Often

Turnout reported to be low as voting enters final hours

Oct 26th 2018, 8:07 PM 31,822 Views 91 Comments

Polls close at 10pm.

# voting - Sunday 21 October, 2018

'I realised we really needed to get more involved': Migrants on how they're helping change Irish politics
# Voting
From TheJournal.ie
# Voting

'I realised we really needed to get more involved': Migrants on how they're helping change Irish politics

Oct 21st 2018, 7:00 PM 12,944 Views 88 Comments

With local and European elections coming up in May 2019, more migrants in Ireland are becoming interested in how their vote can help shape the country.

# voting - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Here's your guide to voting in the Eighth Amendment referendum
# Vote Vote Vote
From TheJournal.ie
# Vote Vote Vote

Here's your guide to voting in the Eighth Amendment referendum

May 24th 2018, 6:30 PM 53,692 Views 213 Comments

What time do polling stations close at? What will the ballot paper say?

# voting - Monday 21 May, 2018

Up to 125,000 people register to vote ahead of Eighth Amendment referendum
# This Friday
From TheJournal.ie
# This Friday

Up to 125,000 people register to vote ahead of Eighth Amendment referendum

May 21st 2018, 6:10 AM 23,364 Views 55 Comments

The National Youth Council of Ireland says new figures represent an “unprecedented surge of voter registration”.

# voting - Monday 14 May, 2018

'We're done with corruption': Fiery cleric and paramilitary leader surge in Iraq elections
# Early Tallies
From TheJournal.ie
# Early Tallies

'We're done with corruption': Fiery cleric and paramilitary leader surge in Iraq elections

May 14th 2018, 11:01 AM 8,906 Views 8 Comments

The complex electoral arithmetic of the Iraqi system, however, means that the final makeup of 329-seat parliament is still far from decided.

# voting - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Mrs Doyle actress Pauline McLynn stars in a gas new video explaining how to register to vote
# Check The Register
From The Daily Edge
# Check The Register

Mrs Doyle actress Pauline McLynn stars in a gas new video explaining how to register to vote

May 2nd 2018, 4:17 PM 4,673 Views 4 Comments

Ah, go on, go on, go on.

# voting - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Here's how to register to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum
# Vote Vote Vote
From TheJournal.ie
# Vote Vote Vote

Here's how to register to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum

Apr 25th 2018, 8:30 PM 24,458 Views 46 Comments

Time is running out.

# voting - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Poll: Have you checked to see if you're on the voting register?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Have you checked to see if you're on the voting register?

Apr 21st 2018, 9:15 AM 14,260 Views 62 Comments

The referendum will take place on 25 May.

# voting - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Poll: Are you registered to vote?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Are you registered to vote?

Apr 19th 2018, 9:18 AM 17,479 Views 108 Comments

Some people are having trouble finding themselves on the online register.

# voting - Friday 30 March, 2018

How to get ready to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum
# Check The Register
From TheJournal.ie
# Check The Register

How to get ready to vote in the Eighth Amendment referendum

Mar 30th 2018, 7:45 AM 29,917 Views 137 Comments

We have everything you need to know.

# voting - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote
# Centenary
From TheJournal.ie
# Centenary

On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote

Feb 6th 2018, 6:05 AM 31,338 Views 30 Comments

We take a look at the important moments leading up to the momentous event.

# voting - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Citizens' Assembly recommends a permanent electoral commission, equal funding and weekend voting
# Voting
From TheJournal.ie
# Voting

Citizens' Assembly recommends a permanent electoral commission, equal funding and weekend voting

Jan 14th 2018, 5:34 PM 10,856 Views 75 Comments

The Assembly has been hearing from experts on the issue all weekend.

# voting - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Alabama voters go to the polls in crucial Senate contest between Trump pick Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones
# United States
From TheJournal.ie
# United States

Alabama voters go to the polls in crucial Senate contest between Trump pick Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones

Dec 12th 2017, 11:14 PM 8,551 Views 62 Comments

Polls are scheduled to close at 7pm (1am Irish time) across Alabama, with three million voters called to cast ballots.

# voting - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Britain's government has survived the first parliamentary challenges to its Brexit bill
# Brexit Battles
From TheJournal.ie
# Brexit Battles

Britain's government has survived the first parliamentary challenges to its Brexit bill

Nov 14th 2017, 10:15 PM 9,874 Views 14 Comments

An amendment giving devolved legislatures – like Northern Ireland – a veto over the Brexit agreement was defeated.

# voting - Saturday 19 August, 2017

16-year-old boy running for Kansas governor seat
# Voting
From TheJournal.ie
# Voting

16-year-old boy running for Kansas governor seat

Aug 19th 2017, 1:00 PM 14,752 Views 26 Comments

The teenager said he would support legalising marijuana for medical purposes but he is conservative on gun rights.

# voting - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Murdered official's identity used to 'hack Kenyan election results'
# Uhuru Kenyatta
From TheJournal.ie
# Uhuru Kenyatta

Murdered official's identity used to 'hack Kenyan election results'

Aug 9th 2017, 11:45 AM 9,028 Views 11 Comments

The leader of the country’s opposition coalition has made serious allegations about the vote.

# voting - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

You'll be voting in quite a few referendums over the next two years
# Cast Your Vote
From TheJournal.ie
# Cast Your Vote

You'll be voting in quite a few referendums over the next two years

Aug 1st 2017, 6:05 AM 19,729 Views 49 Comments

The Taoiseach has outlined his referendum plans for the next two years

# voting - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Hundreds of Venezuelans turn out in Tallaght to cast vote against their president
# Venezuela Votes
From TheJournal.ie
# Venezuela Votes

Hundreds of Venezuelans turn out in Tallaght to cast vote against their president

Jul 16th 2017, 4:03 PM 23,513 Views 40 Comments

They had turned out from 7am.

# voting - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Here are the options that could be in the referendum to give vote to Irish abroad
# Diaspora
From TheJournal.ie
# Diaspora

Here are the options that could be in the referendum to give vote to Irish abroad

Mar 22nd 2017, 6:01 PM 11,439 Views 67 Comments

Any changes would likely not be in place until before the 2025 presidential election.

# voting - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Political polling is still usually right (apart from the odd surprise), says a new study
# Poll Position
From TheJournal.ie
# Poll Position

Political polling is still usually right (apart from the odd surprise), says a new study

Feb 5th 2017, 10:00 AM 4,534 Views 22 Comments

Polls correctly predict elections nine out of 10 times, according to new research.

# voting - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Just 10 lovely little election stories from the US today
# Election Day
From The Daily Edge
# Election Day

Just 10 lovely little election stories from the US today

Nov 8th 2016, 10:03 PM 6,362 Views 13 Comments

Take a minute away from the stress.

Clinton wins the first ballot of election day - four votes to two
# Dixville Notch
From TheJournal.ie
# Dixville Notch

Clinton wins the first ballot of election day - four votes to two

Nov 8th 2016, 7:09 AM 24,653 Views 38 Comments

Gary Johnson got the other vote.

# voting - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Paddy Power are so certain Hillary Clinton will win, they're paying out on bets early
# Risky
From TheJournal.ie
# Risky

Paddy Power are so certain Hillary Clinton will win, they're paying out on bets early

Oct 19th 2016, 10:03 AM 14,234 Views 107 Comments

Trump’s odds are now at 9/2, representing an 18.2% chance of winning.

# voting - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Putin's party dominates elections with 45% of the vote
# Putin It Up To Them
From TheJournal.ie
# Putin It Up To Them

Putin's party dominates elections with 45% of the vote

Sep 18th 2016, 8:00 PM 11,687 Views 94 Comments

The election follows a tumultuous few years that have seen Russia seize the Crimea peninsula from Ukraine and start a military operation in Syria.

# voting - Friday 8 July, 2016

Poll: Who should be British Prime Minister - Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Who should be British Prime Minister - Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom?

Jul 8th 2016, 10:00 AM 19,263 Views 85 Comments

The Tory leadership race is down to two women.

# voting - Saturday 2 July, 2016

We can learn a thing or two from the Australians when it comes to elections
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

We can learn a thing or two from the Australians when it comes to elections

Jul 2nd 2016, 7:30 PM 98 Views 81 Comments

Australia’s mandatory voting laws ensure everyone’s voices are heard argues Barry Dunning

# voting - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Australians can vote for the Sex Party, Hemp Party and Smokers' Rights Party in this week's election
# Minor Parties
From TheJournal.ie
# Minor Parties

Australians can vote for the Sex Party, Hemp Party and Smokers' Rights Party in this week's election

Jun 29th 2016, 8:30 PM 16,175 Views 15 Comments

Voting is mandatory in Australia for all adults, with turnout never falling below 90% since it became compulsory in 1924.

# voting - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

We've been promised four referendums - but not one on abortion
# To The Voting Booths
From TheJournal.ie
# To The Voting Booths

We've been promised four referendums - but not one on abortion

May 11th 2016, 8:29 PM 27,124 Views 217 Comments

Instead, a ‘Citizens’ Assembly’ will be able to make recommendations to the Dáil on issues like the Eighth Amendment.

# voting - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Would you vote if there was another election?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Would you vote if there was another election?

Apr 17th 2016, 9:32 AM 32,669 Views 136 Comments

Sinn Féin has said that they “aren’t afraid” should another election be called.

# voting - Friday 15 April, 2016

Nearly 1,000 Tesco staff vote for industrial action
# Every Worker Counts
From TheJournal.ie
# Every Worker Counts

Nearly 1,000 Tesco staff vote for industrial action

Apr 15th 2016, 9:44 PM 15,709 Views 54 Comments

The row centres on a two-tiered contract system.

# voting - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Getting more women in the Dáil can't be a once off thing, such progress must continue
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Getting more women in the Dáil can't be a once off thing, such progress must continue

Mar 6th 2016, 8:00 AM 96 Views 57 Comments

In comparison to the 2011 general election, there has been an increase of over 40% in the number of women in the Dáil.

# voting - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

People are voting in the US Democratic primaries this evening... in Dublin
# Getting Political
From TheJournal.ie
# Getting Political

People are voting in the US Democratic primaries this evening... in Dublin

Mar 1st 2016, 10:31 PM 18,159 Views 18 Comments

Democrats Abroad have been voting as part of ‘Global Presidential Primary’.

'I'm a first time voter and I got to see democracy unfold in front of my eyes at the RDS'
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

'I'm a first time voter and I got to see democracy unfold in front of my eyes at the RDS'

Mar 1st 2016, 5:00 PM 63 Views 41 Comments

Ruby Hughes was let loose in the RDS count centre and loved it.

# voting - Sunday 28 February, 2016

WHERE IT'S AT: Neck and neck between Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael as counts go through the night
# Election 2016
From TheJournal.ie
# Election 2016

WHERE IT'S AT: Neck and neck between Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael as counts go through the night

Feb 28th 2016, 2:30 AM 227,692 Views 178 Comments

We have all the news, results and reaction for what has been one of the most dramatic elections in recent times.

# voting - Saturday 27 February, 2016

LIVEBLOG: Bad news for government TDs as votes counted across the country
# Election 2016
From TheJournal.ie
# Election 2016

LIVEBLOG: Bad news for government TDs as votes counted across the country

Feb 27th 2016, 5:00 PM 319,961 Views 227 Comments

Join us throughout the day for the latest news from the count centres.