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NFBs General Election Index

The coverage is done. if you ever feel nostalgic, you can come here. The Daily Round Up Posts And Here We Go (24 Days To Election) Promises, Promises (23 Days To Election) Honest Fighters (22 Days To Election) Debating The … Continue reading

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The Count: 0940 To 1400

Archive 1000 Hello and welcome to NFBs coverage of the count for General Election 2011. This particular post will serve up until around 13:00 and will proceed in a top down fashion, with the latest news being at the top. … Continue reading

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My Final Limerick City Prediction

In accordance with my final Dail outlook of the campaign, here’s my final Limerick City prediction.  Four seats up for grabs. Noonan (FG) O’Dea (FF) O’Sullivan (LAB) O’Donnell (FG) Quinlivan (SF) Leddin (LAB) Power (FF) Kiely (IND) Prendiville (SOC/ULA) Cahill (G) Riordan … Continue reading

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Limerick: Predictions And Debates

Some things strike me about the campaign in Limerick so far. Noonan and O’Dea are looking as solid as everyone is saying. O’Sullivan slightly less so, but still a near lock for re-election. But while Peter Power and O’Donnell are getting … Continue reading

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Limerick, Defence And Foreign Affairs: Sheila Cahill

Limerick’s Green Party candidate, Sheila Cahill, is the next to respond to my letter. Here’s what she had to say. As before, my original letter in bold, my commentary in italics. —- What is your opinion of the present state … Continue reading

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A Limerick Debate

Finally. Pat Kenny gets some, in fact most, of the Limerick candidates in a room. O’Dea, Power, Noonan, O’Donnell, O’Sullivan, Leddin, Quinlivan and Prendiville. Kiely, Cahill and O’Donoghue are absent. Some talk about how at least one of the sitting TDs isn’t going to … Continue reading

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The Limerick Candidates And Success

What does success mean to the Limerick City candidates? What are they looking for? I mean obviously they’re trying to be elected to the Dail, but that is an aspiration realistic only for six of the 11 men and women competing. The … Continue reading

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A Limerick Poll (For What Its Worth (Little))

Right, I was planning on doing something when a poll came out about Limerick City, I had just hoped it would be something slightly more worthwhile than the sham research done by the Sunday Independents stooge organisation Quantum. For what little it is … Continue reading

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Limerick’s Green Candidate: Sheila Cahill

The Green’s have no one of any substance in Limerick, so here’s Sheila Cahill, a small business owner and charity worker. One of only two women candidates in the constituency. In terms of Limerick, she wants more bus lanes and investment … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, In Limerick (General Election 2011)

Candidates in Limerick City now stand at nine officially with a possible two more. Taking a closer look at some of those: Kevin Kiely is a former Mayor (2010) and Fine Gael member. Notable for his (ahem) dislike of immigrants and … Continue reading

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