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Moments In Irish Presidential History: Archive

I was delighted by the amount of hits and response that my series on Irish Presidential moments of note got. I wrote them to talk about Presidential power, failures, successes and history. I wrote them to inform, educate and entertain. … Continue reading

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Moments In Irish Presidential History: Patrick Hillery And The Late Night Phone Calls

In order to understand the most notable moment in the Presidency of Patrick Hillery, one has to understand one of the more complicated Presidential powers. The President appoints the Taoiseach and his/her government, once they have been selected by a … Continue reading

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