Category Archives: local elections

How low can you go? The worst performing candidates at the 2009 Local Elections

Adrian Kavanagh, 22nd November 2013 In a contest there has to be winners. And there has to be losers. Some election candidates can win big. Others can lose…badly. As the 2011 General Election results showed, for every Shane Ross or … Continue reading

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2014 Local Elections candidates for the “Other” political parties/groupings

Adrian Kavanagh, First posted 15th July 2013 with updates as new candidate nominations announced  The post focuses on the candidate selections for the different parties and groupings that were not running a sufficiently large enough number of candidates to warrant a separate … Continue reading

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Labour Party Local Area Representatives – and potential local election candidates?

Adrian Kavanagh,  First posted 4th July 2013 with updates as new details included Just like Fianna Fail and Fine Gael, the Labour Party too has its own group of Local Area Representatives – mainly unelected party members that act as representatives of the … Continue reading

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Potential Fianna Fail Local Elections 2014 candidates? TDs who lost seats at 2011 General Election and other unsuccessful general election candidates

Adrian Kavanagh, initially posted on 2nd July 2013 With less than eleven months to go until next year’s local elections, the preparations for these have been significantly ramped up following the recent publication of the Local Electoral Area Boundary Committee Report … Continue reading

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Labour Party candidates for the 2014 Local Elections

Adrian Kavanagh, First posted 2nd July 2013 with updates as new candidate nominations announced  The seventh of my rolling blog posts in which I detailed the latest information as to candidate selections relating to the different political parties and grouping and/or … Continue reading

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Non Party/Independent candidates for the 2014 Local Elections

Adrian Kavanagh,  First posted 2nd July 2013 with updates as new candidate nominations announced  The fifth of my rolling blog posts in which I details the latest information as to candidate selections relating to the different political parties and grouping and/or … Continue reading

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Fianna Fail candidates for the 2014 Local Elections

Adrian Kavanagh; First posted 2nd July 2013 with updates as and when new Fianna Fail candidate nominations were announced. Any links in this post are to online announcements of candidate selections and are not specifically/usually links to candidate webpages. This post will … Continue reading

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Fine Gael candidates for the 2014 Local Elections

Adrian Kavanagh, First posted 1st July 2013 with updates made as new candidate nominations announced up until close of nominations on May 3rd 2014. Any links in this post are to online announcements of candidate selections and are not specifically links … Continue reading

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Sinn Fein candidates for the 2014 Local Elections

Adrian Kavanagh, First posted 1st July 2013 with updates as new candidate nominations announced. Any links in this post are to online announcements of candidate selections and are not specifically links to candidate webpages. The second of my rolling blog posts in … Continue reading

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Green Party candidates for the 2014 Local Elections

Adrian Kavanagh First posted 1st July 2013 with updates as new candidate nominations announced. Any links in this post are to online announcements of candidate selections and are not specifically links to candidate webpages. The first of my rolling blog posts … Continue reading

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