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This Week At Irish Election Literature February 27, 2015

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A flyer for the Labour Party Conference this weekend with message to members from Joan Burton

A Vote Yes To Marriage Equality Leaflet From Senator Katherine Zappone

“Choose Hickey For Cork City” a 1937 leaflet from James Hickey running for Labour in Cork Borough

This Week At Irish Election Literature February 20, 2015

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A leaflet from a group “Irish Citizens for Trustworthy E-voting”

From a 1976 Irish Press Supplement to celebrate 50 years of Fianna Fail a piece on Church State Relations over that time.

As the Marriage Equality Referendum has been announced for the 22nd of May , some Material from The Good Friday Agreement Referendum which was also held on the 22nd of May.

This Week At Irish Election Literature February 13, 2015

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I have to thank Doctorfive for finding the above from Banshee (1976)

On then to Aer Lingus…..
A 2005 Socialist Party Leaflet “No to Privatisation of Aer Lingus”

From 1997 Fianna Fail leaflet promising “Fianna Fail will not allow either the Privatisation or takeover of the National Airline”

From there to a 1977 General Election leaflet from John McNally and Seamus Pattison running for Labour in Carlow Kilkenny

This Week At Irish Election Literature February 6, 2015

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From a 1976 Irish Press Supplement to celebrate 50 years of Fianna Fail , an interview with former TD Mary Brigid Ryan.

From the 2004 Local Elections a leaflet from Damon Matthew Wise and Karen Christine Wise who were running for seats on Shannon Town Council.

From the 1977 General Election a leaflet for Tom Coogan, Kieran Crotty, Des Governey and Pete O’Hanrahan who were running for Fine Gael in Carlow Kilkenny

This Week At Irish Election Literature January 30, 2015

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The above is from 1989

A 1954 leaflet from Fine Gael in Carlow Kilkenny

From the 2004 Citizenship Referendum a leaflet from The National Women’s Council of Ireland calling for a No vote

A leaflet from Mary Lou introducing Paul Donnelly to the new voters in Dublin West

then an article “The Count” written by one of Éilis Ryans team about the count in last years Local Elections

Then a Call for Papers on Social movements, workers agitation, and left-wing activism in Ireland, 1968-2010

Finally a new site ‘League of Ireland Through The Years’ which may be of interest to some here

This Week At Irish Election Literature January 23, 2015

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Starting off this week a leaflet from Councillor Éilis Ryan who recently joined The Workers’ Party

on then to a leaflet from the last Workers’ Party Councillor on Dublin City Council Linda Kavanagh

From the December 1985 a profile of then Councillor and now a senior adviser to Enda, Mark Mortell

Then to two Labour offerings an Aodhán O’Riordan leaflet featuring the Proclamation and the most recent edition of their Members Newsletter ‘Labour News’

Finally a 1973 Presidential Election leaflet from Tom O’Higgins

This Week At Irish Election Literature January 16, 2015

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From the 1977 General Election a leaflet for Fianna Fail Carlow Kilkenny candidates Jim Gibbons, Liam Aylward, Tom Nolan, Paddy Carpenter and Mick Lanigan.

A 1985 speech from then leader of Fianna Fail Charles J Haughey to the First Annual Dinner of the Friends of Fianna Fail in America

This Week At Irish Election Literature…. Charlie Special January 9, 2015

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1charliesticker
Given the TV show I thought I’d just do Haughey material this week.
These 3 elections should be covered next week..
Leaflet with Haughey’s Message to The Electorate in 1981
Haugheys Message to The Electorate in February 1982
Haugheys Message to The Electorate in November 1982

Haughey related material here

Material from the 1981 General Election
Material from the February 1982 Election
Material from the November 1982 Election

This Week At Irish Election Literature January 2, 2015

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A bit late with this today… was waiting to get my son off the computer and had to go to the attic to find a leaflet from John Leahy The Councillor who spoke at Lucindas Launch this morning!

A 2011 leaflet from John Leahy running as an Independent in Laois Offaly .

The “The Psalm of Haughey”

A Christmas Card from The CPI

Oh and a Happy New Year to you all.

This Week At Irish Election Literature December 19, 2014

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The above is from the 1954 General Election

From the 1977 a leaflet from Sean Walsh of Sinn Fein The Workers’ Party running in Carlow Kilkenny

Then 30 plus years of Abortion leaflets

Finally quite an interesting article “What I want in a TD” from Alan McKenna’s new blog

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